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Introduction to Audio Analysis

Introduction to Audio Analysis

By: Theodoros Giannakopoulos; Aggelos Pikrakis

Publisher: Academic Press

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2014

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Introduction to Audio Analysis serves as a standalone introduction to audio analysis, providing theoretical background to many state-of-the-art techniques. It covers the essential theory necessary to develop audio engineering applications, but also uses programming techniques, notably MATLAB®, to take a more applied approach to the topic. Basic theory and reproducible experiments are combined to demonstrate theoretical concepts from a practical point of view and provide a solid foundation in the field of audio analysis. Audio feature extraction, audio classification, audio...

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Broadcast Announcing Worktext, 4th Edition

Broadcast Announcing Worktext, 4th Edition

By: Alan Stephenson; David Reese; Mary Beadle

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 13-MAR-2014

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This book provides the aspiring broadcast performer with the skills, techniques, and procedures necessary to enter this highly competitive field....

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Audio Production Worktext, 7th Edition

Audio Production Worktext, 7th Edition

By: Sam Sauls; Craig Stark

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 02-MAY-2013

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Providing insight into the impact media convergence has had on the radio industry, this new edition delivers an excellent introduction to the modern radio production studio, the equipment found in that studio, and the basic techniques needed to accomplish radio production work....

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The Essential Guide to Game Audio

The Essential Guide to Game Audio

By: Steve Horowitz; Scott R. Looney

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2014

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The Essential Guide to Game Audio: The Theory and Practice of Sound for Games is a first of its kind textbook and must-have reference guide for everything you ever wanted to know about sound for games. This book provides a basic overview of game audio, how it has developed over time, and how you can make a career in this industry. Each chapter gives you the background and context you will need to understand the unique workflow associated with interactive media. The practical, easy to understand interactive examples provide hands-on experience applying the concepts in real world...

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The Music Producer’s Survival Stories

The Music Producer’s Survival Stories

By: Brian M. Jackson

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 05-MAR-2014

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Featuring interviews with professional fulltime musicians, audio engineers, and producers who are making their own way in today's independent and electronic music scenes, THE MUSIC PRODUCER'S SURVIVAL STORIES: INTERVIEWS WITH VETERAN, INDEPENDENT, AND ELECTRONIC MUSIC PROFESSIONALS will inform you, encourage you, and inspire you to pursue your own music career your way. This title is a companion volume to author Brian Jackson's The Music Producer's Survival Guide: Chaos, Creativity, and Career in Independent and Electronic Music, which explores the integration of creative passion, lifestyle,...

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Digital Sound Processing for Music and Multimedia

Digital Sound Processing for Music and Multimedia

By: Ross Kirk; Andy Hunt

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 08-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 27-FEB-2014

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Provides an introduction to the nature, synthesis and transformation of sound which forms the basis of digital sound processing for music and multimedia. Background information in computer techniques is included so that you can write computer algorithms to realise new processes central to your own musical and sound processing ideas. Finally, material is inlcuded to explain the way in which people contribute to the development of new kinds of performance and composition systems. Key features of the book include: · Contents structured into free-standing parts for easy navigation · `Flow...

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Sound and Recording, 7th Edition

Sound and Recording, 7th Edition

By: Francis Rumsey; Tim McCormick

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 26-FEB-2014

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Providing vital reading for audio students and trainee engineers, this guide is ideal for anyone who wants a solid grounding in both theory and industry practices in audio, sound and recording. There are many books on the market covering "how to work it" when it comes to audio equipment—but Sound and Recording isn’t one of them. Instead, you’ll gain an understanding of "how it works" with this approachable guide to audio systems. New to this edition: Digital audio section revised substantially to include the latest developments in audio networking (e.g. RAVENNA, AES X-192,...

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Logic Pro® X Power!

Logic Pro® X Power!

By: Kevin Anker

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 12-FEB-2014

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LOGIC PRO X POWER!: THE COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE is an all-new edition of the leading reference to Apple Inc.'s flagship software for computer music production, Logic Pro X. The most complete guide to Logic Pro X available, LOGIC PRO X POWER! covers the software's feature and operations and includes a wealth of tips and tricks, workflow concepts, and more. No matter where you are on the spectrum of Logic expertise, this is the book for you. If you're a beginner, you will benefit from the clear, step-by-step introductions to everything Logic Pro X can do. More advanced users will find LOGIC PRO X...

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Network Technology for Digital Audio

Network Technology for Digital Audio

By: Andy Bailey

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2000

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2014

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Network Technology for Digital Audio examines the transfer of audio and other related data over digital communication networks. Encompassing both the data communication and audio industries, it unravels the intricacies of computer networking technique and theory, viewed from an audio perspective. Looking at commercial and ratified standards both current and developing, this book covers digital architectural solutions such as IEEE 1394 (Firewire), USB, Fibre Channel and ATM alongside their counterparts within the audio industry: *S/P DIF, ADAT, AES/EBU and MADI are discussed from the...

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Sound FX

Sound FX

By: Alex Case

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 19-OCT-2009

Insert Date: 25-JAN-2014

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FX introduces today's up and coming musician to the fantastic creative potential of the most popular instrument today- the home studio. Explaining the basic and advanced signal processing techniques used in professional music production (EQ, compression, delay, reverb etc), using real world popular music examples and an emphasis on the perceptual results and musical value of these effects, FX teaches the Recording Musician how to achieve professional production standards and maximise their creative potential. The accompanying website www.soundfx-companion.com includes audio exaples of...

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Pro Tools LE and M-Powered

Pro Tools LE and M-Powered

By: Mike Collins

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 03-FEB-2009

Insert Date: 25-JAN-2014

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Pro Tools LE and M-Powered is an authoritative guide to Digidesign's entry-level hardware and software systems. Illustrated throughout with color screen grabs, the book starts by giving you useful overviews and advice about the hardware options available. Subsequent chapters are packed with easy-to-follow instructions, valuable hints and time-saving tips on how to use the software. Includes: * Full coverage of all new features in version 7 * Information on tempos, clicks and grooves * Two chapters on MIDI * Useful tutorials on using Reason, Live and SampleTank * Recommendations on...

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Handbook for Sound Engineers, 4th Edition

Handbook for Sound Engineers, 4th Edition

By: Glen Ballou

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 02-OCT-2008

Insert Date: 24-JAN-2014

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Handbook for Sound Engineers is the most comprehensive reference available for audio engineers. All audio topics are explored: if you work on anything related to audio you should not be without this book! The 4th edition of this trusted reference has been updated to reflect changes in the industry since the publication of the 3rd edition in 2002 -- including new technologies like software-based recording systems such as Pro Tools and Sound Forge; digital recording using MP3, wave files and others; mobile audio devices such as iPods and MP3 players. Over 40 topics are covered and written...

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Audio Wiring Guide

Audio Wiring Guide

By: John Hechtman

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 12-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 24-JAN-2014

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Whether you're a pro or an amateur, a musician or into multimedia, you can't afford to guess about audio wiring. The Audio Wiring Guide is a comprehensive, easy-to-use guide that explains exactly what you need to know. No matter the size of your wiring project or installation, this handy tool provides you with the essential information you need and the techniques to use it. Using The Audio Wiring Guide is like having an expert at your side. By following the clear, step-by-step directions, you can do professional-level work at a fraction of the cost. Every step is clearly explained...

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Music Technology Workbook

Music Technology Workbook

By: Paul Middleton; Steven Gurevitz

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 07-DEC-2007

Insert Date: 24-JAN-2014

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This practical music technology workbook enables students and teachers to get the best possible results with the available equipment. The workbook provides step-by-step activities for classroom-based and independent project work, covering the skills and techniques used in modern music production. All are related to specific areas of the GCSE, AS/A2 and BTEC curricula. The activities are supplemented with basic concepts, hints and tips on techniques, productions skills and system optimisation to give students the best possible chance of passing or improving their grade. The book is...

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Ableton Live 9

Ableton Live 9

By: Keith Robinson

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 03-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 06-JAN-2014

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Learn how to create, produce, and perform your music at the next level by unlocking the power of Ableton Live 9. This book and web combination shows, if you get it right, exactly what Live can deliver. Engineered to follow Live's non-linear music environment, the book looks and feels like the program. Its unique format utilizes the terms and creative features of Live – tabs, keys, pointers, and labels—to help you learn the littlest things that make the biggest difference. Packed with professional insight, concepts, definitions, and hundreds of tips, tricks, and hidden features,...

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Modern MIDI

Modern MIDI

By: Sam McGuire

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2013

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In the last five years, the environment in which the Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI) specification works and the tools that communicate via MIDI have changed dramatically. Modern MIDI: Sequencing and Performing Using Traditional and Mobile Tools gives you all the tools you need to properly and effectively use MIDI in a modern setting, while still incorporating vintage MIDI gear. Exploring typical workflows and techniques for both the studio and the performing environment, this book helps you navigate the changes that mobile computing has made to the way the music producers...

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Pro Tools X Music Production

Pro Tools X Music Production

By: Mike Collins

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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Learn to leverage this powerful DAW and bend it to your will, whether you’re recording and mixing a chamber orchestra or producing a dance track. Get tips that will save you time, even if you’re an old hand at Pro Tools....

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Mapping and Visualization with SuperCollider

Mapping and Visualization with SuperCollider

By: Marinos Koutsomichalis

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 28-NOV-2013

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Create interactive and responsive audio-visual applications with SuperCollider Master 2D computer-generated graphics and animation Perform complex encodings and audio/data analysis Implement intelligent generative audio-visual systems In Detail SuperCollider is an environment and programming language used by musicians, scientists, and artists who work with audio-files SuperCollider has built-in graphical features which are used in conjunction with the sound synthesis server to create audio-visual mapping and sound visualization. If you wish to create data visualizations...

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Reason™ 7 Power!

Reason™ 7 Power!

By: G. W. Childs IV; Michael Prager

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 29-NOV-2013

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REASON 7 POWER!: THE COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE is an all-new edition of the leading reference to Propellerhead's flagship virtual studio, Reason 7. The most complete guide to Reason available, REASON 7 POWER! covers all the magic and fun that this popular, powerful music-making software is known for--from its synths, samplers, drums, and signal processors to its powerful and intuitive MIDI sequencer, audio recorder, and all the stunning new devices and capabilities in Reason 7. If you're a beginner, you will benefit from the clear, step-by-step introductions to everything Reason can do. More...

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Rapid BeagleBoard Prototyping with MATLAB and Simulink

Rapid BeagleBoard Prototyping with MATLAB and Simulink

By: Dr. Xuewu Dai; Dr.Fei Qin

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 30-OCT-2013

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Leverage the power of Beagleboard to develop and deploy practical embedded projects Develop and validate your own embedded audio/video applications rapidly with Beagleboard Create embedded Linux applications on a pure Windows PC Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips for rapid Beagleboard prototyping with clear, step-by-step instructions and hands-on examples In Detail As an open source embedded single-board computer with many standard interfaces, Beagleboard is ideal for building embedded audio/video systems to realize your practical ideas. The challenge is how to...