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AudioPedia 105 - Recording and Monitoring.
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When an overload occurs during recording…
the tops & bottoms of the audio waves are clipped
the audio is automatically silenced momentarily
the recording is automatically aborted
In near field monitoring, the speakers should be about how far from the listener for them to help overcome other room reflections?
Instrument-level inputs are specifically meant for…
electric guitars & basses
dynamic instrument microphones
A cue mix is…
a musician's headphone mix for recording & tracking
a mix made for final approval from the executive producer
a mix tape of several different songs
refers to headphones that sit on but don’t surround the ears
requires locally-manufactured monitor speakers
places the monitors about three feet from the sweet spot
In a studio control room, the "Sweet Spot"…
the spot in the room with the best sightlines to the live room
the place in the room with the strongest bass
is the primary listening position
For recording, the best type of headphones are…
The "monitoring environment" refers to…
the ambient temperature in the control room
the thermostat that controls the studio's AC
the sound of the monitor speakers and the effect of the room itself
Talkback allows for communication between…
the engineer & producer
the control room & the live room
two different studios both working on the same project
VU meters show…
peak levels only
Overdubbing refers to…
recording new tracks while monitoring already-recorded tracks
blending multiple tracks in the mixing stage
adding effects onto an already-recorded track
Balanced cables offer the benefit of…
using smaller connectors
rejecting hum & interference
using fewer wires than unbalanced cables
connect mics in the live room to the console or interface in the control room
All answers are correct
supply signals to the musicans' heaphones
provide for talkback from the control room to the live room
Studio monitor speakers must have…
at minimun 15" woofers
a neutral, flat frequency response
A DI Box is an alternative to…
a headphone distribution box
a chorus or flanger pedal
a dedicated Instrument input on an interface
refers to headphones that seal around the ears
sets the loudness of the monitors' tweeters at their highest level
sets the height of the monitors' tweeters more or less at ear level
Professional balanced audio connections use…
MIDI DIN cables
RCA or TS cables
XLR or TRS cables
Impedance is measured in…
Recording and Monitoring
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