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Logic Pro X 503 - Studio Series - Recording Drums.
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Always angle tom mics to avoid over resonating the microphone. True or false?
The ‘mic the floor’ position places a ____________ close to the floor, angled up at the resonant kick head.
Large Diaphragm Condenser
Small Diaphragm Condenser
Large Diaphragm Dynamic
Which mics give the drum kit a sense of depth and 3D space?
Snare Side and Kick Out
Which type of filter is helpful for reducing pedal noise on the hi hat?
When recording live drums, it’s common to blend close mics with distant mics. True or false?
Which of the following overhead techniques has the widest stereo image?
Glyn Johns Variant
Blending the Wet and Dry signal in a compressor applies:
Which type of miking limits the pickup range of the mic on drums?
Where is most of the hi-hat heard in most drum mixes?
The hi-hat mic
The snare mic
The room mics
The overhead mics
Ribbon microphones are great for the __________ room technique because they are naturally bidirectional.
A _____ attack time can cause the front end attack of a drum to be compressed, resulting in a loss of punch.
What is the shortcut to open the Strip Silence dialog in Pro Tools?
Peak drum levels should typically be set around:
-20 to -30 dBFS
-30 to -50 dBFS
-3 to -9 dBFS
0 to -3 dBFS
Bus Processing allows you to process a group of instruments being summed to an Aux Track. True or false?
Angling both overheads equidistant at the center of the snare:
Reduces phase issues, and centers the snare
Reduces phase issues, but makes the snare off-center
Increases phase issues, but centers the snare
The classic Glyn Johns technique uses:
1 overhead and 1 side mic
1 overhead, 1 side, 1 kick, 1 snare mic
Snare side mics are typically:
Small Diaphragm Condensers
Large Diaphragm Condensers
What is the shortcut to move a select up to the main playlist in Pro Tools?
Shift Option Up
Cutting around __________ helps remove ring, ‘boxy’ and ‘woody’ tones.
What is the shortcut to create a group for selected tracks in Pro Tools?
Shift Option G
Command Option G
Using Tab to Transient and Keyboard Focus Mode, you can use which keys to tab left and right.
Z and C
L and ‘
W and R
L and R
Low level signals will be affected the same a high level signals running through a compressor. True or false?
The Sennheiser e604 is helpful as a tom mic when cymbals or other hardware prevents a full-size mic from being used, because the e604…
Requires phantom power
Clips on the rim of the drum
Has a high pass switch
Has a high pick up range
Snare bottom mics pick up mostly high end, because they are very close to the snare wires. True or false?
Which of the following is a common kick mic known for its punch and body?
Logic Pro X 503
Studio Series - Recording Drums
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