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Dance Music Sound Design 304 - Drums Advanced.
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What type of effect is Decimort?
What does True Peak Limiting limit?
Frequencies outside of human hearing
Of the three purposes of drums, which is the only that is ALWAYS a purpose?
To give impact
To create interesting sound design
To create tension and excitement
To define points in time, to establish rhythm and structure
Which component of the ‘Rattlesnake' preset made the ‘rattle'?
Env 1 decay
Reverb spin depth
What does the "second snare variation" idea create?
A swinging rhythm
A bigger sounding mix
A half bar rhythm
Which devices are more likely to produce (sometimes useful!) glitches?
Do kick plugins ALWAYS produce a delay?
Is it easier to hear subtle reverb on headphones or monitors?
Both... it doesn't make a difference
Why would you apply a fade to the end of each click?
No reason, but people usually do it
To avoid distortion
To prevent a discontinuity click as the sample ends
To give punch to the kick
Which drum type is usually most affected by mastering?
Do you always need to use each type of kick layer?
How important is curating a selection of a samples you love and represent your sound?
Not very important
What effects did the Trash 2 Cymbal trick use?
Distortion and compression
Bitcrushing and chorus
Distortion and convolution reverb
Filtering and compression
Does hard panning fit into the traditional approach to dance music mixing theory?
What are dynamics?
How heavy it sounds
How fast it sounds
How frequency changes over time
How amplitude changes over time
For predictability, how should you set oscillator phase when using Wavetable synthesis to make kick layers?
100% random phase
No random phase
What does FM stand for?
What type of effect is Syntorus?
Could the "Mic Tap Transient" technique damage the microphone?
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