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