Complete Audio Mastering: Practical Techniques

Complete Audio Mastering: Practical Techniques

Gebre Waddell

Learn the paintings audio mastering

"Gebre Waddell covers this all-important topic in higher intensity than has ever been performed in a book." -- Dave Collins, studying engineer for The Nightmare earlier than Christmas, Jurassic Park, Soundgarden, warfare, Ben Harper, and others

"Gebre offers scholars and educators with the entire useful recommendation and hands-on instruments they should be successful." -- Jeffrey Rabhan, Chair of the recent York collage Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music

Written by way of a certified gaining knowledge of engineer, this designated consultant unearths world-class tools for supplying broadcast-ready masters. In Complete Audio learning: useful Techniques, Gebre Waddell of Stonebridge gaining knowledge of explains each step within the procedure, from room and equipment configuration to distribution of the ultimate product. tips on how to positioned the ultimate sheen in your mixes, paintings with DAWs, tweak loudness, use equalizers and compressors, and deal with sequencing and fades. you will additionally get suggestions for beginning and operating your individual getting to know studio.

Features complete assurance of:

  • Mastering thoughts and gear
  • Room setup and speaker placement
  • Session workflow and association
  • DAWs and audio interfaces
  • Analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converters
  • Loudness optimization and dynamics
  • Digital and analog EQs and filters
  • Professional compressors and limiters
  • Fades, crossfades, spacing, and sequencing
  • Red ebook CD, WAV, MP3, and DDP formats

Includes insights from the world’s superior specialists in audio gaining knowledge of, including:
-- Robin Schmidt of 24-96 Mastering
-- Scott Hull of Masterdisk
-- Jaakko Viitalähde of Virtalähde Mastering
-- Dave Hill of Crane track, Ltd., and Dave Hill Designs
-- Brad Blackwood of Euphonic Masters
-- Pieter Stenekes of Sonoris Software
-- Cornelius Gould of Omnia Audio
-- Jeff Powell, Grammy award–winning engineer; direct vinyl move engineer; engineer for Stevie Ray Vaughn, Bob Dylan, and others
-- David A. Hoatson of Lynx Studio expertise, Inc.

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