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Audio Concepts 108 - DAW Studio Setup and Design.
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Recording a new track while playing along with pre-recorded tracks is called
The three most popular high-end DAWs (arguably) are
Notator, Creator, and Logic
Pro Tools, Logic, and Ableton Live
Pro Tools, FL Studio, and Digital Performer
Audacity, GarageBand, and Notator
When a mix includes live audio playing back from an external instrument
it must be bounced in realtime
it cannot be bounced at all
it cannot be bounced in a DAW
it must be bounced offline (faster-than-realtime)
In most DAWs an Instrument Track records
A Project Studio's monitoring environment (speakers & room) is
the least important aspect of a studio
critical to getting good-sounding recordings and mixes
unimportant for most audio/music production
not as good as a good pair of headphones
An efficient way to insert an analog processor in a virtual mixer is
a third-party processor plug-in
to use a digital processor instead
an i/o plug-in
a set of analog SPDIF/ADAT optical cables
A MIDI recording contains
Audio data and Note data
Audio and Video data
Performance data (notes, controllers) and audio waveforms
Performance data (notes, controllers) but no audio
The two most common computer connections for DAW Interfaces are
USB and Thunderbolt
XLR and TRS
Thunderbolt and SCSI
USB and ADB
Most DAWs can handle
only MIDI recording
audio and MIDI recording and editing
only audio recording
audio and MIDI recording but not editing
DAW is an acronym for
Dry And Wet
Digital Analog Wavetable
Doubled Audio Waveform
Digital Audio Workstation
The two types of computer disks for DAW production are
Floppy Disk and Hard Disk
HDD and SSD
Vinyl Disc and Magnetic Disk
SCSI and ADB
A DAW's RAM Buffer may introduce a delay during recording called
Assembling bits & pieces of several Takes into a final "performance" is called
A chain of analog processors that a mic's signal is run through when recording is
an analog "Back End"
a digital plug-in chain
an analog "Front-End"
an analog plug-in chain
Mixing "in-the-box" refers to
using a DAW's virtual mixer and plug-in processors
using only analog hardware in a real room (the "box")
using a reverb simulation of a square room
mixing in headphones (the "box")
A plug-in that responds to MIDI data by playing instrument sounds (notes) is
a virtual dynamics processor
a MIDI-controlled effect processor
a Virtual Instrument
a virtual DAW
The practice of using a brickwall Limiter to make a master as loud as possible is called
A small DAW-based audio/music production facility is referred to as a
Post Production Studio
Two types of synchronization to lock DAWs and external sequencers are
MIDI Time Code (MTC) and MIDI Beat Clock
Time-Shift and Pitch-Shift
Word Clock and Atomic Clock
Timebase and Codebase
Replacing a section of a recording with a new performance on-the-fly is called
Audio Concepts 108
DAW Studio Setup and Design
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