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SongCraft Presents 103 - Songwriting With Ben Sollee and Erin McKeown.
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Ben Arthur and Erin McKeown were recorded:
with 2 microphones on a single track
with 2 microphones on 2 separate tracks
separately with the same microphone on 2 tracks
with only one microphone on a single track
What is particular about the 3 verses lyrics on this song?
They don't have anything to do with the song's title
They have been written by 3 different persons
They have been written on a plane
What was the inspiration behind the lyrics of the song?
The fear of a plane crashing
A rhythmic pattern
A family gathering
According to Ben Arthur, songwriting is:
piling a ton of ideas and trimming them down to only what you're going for
a process of recognizing true inspiration
Both other answers are correct
What can an engineer do to help recording a song under time constraints?
Give his opinion on the lyrics
Write the chorus
Go make some coffee for everyone
Prepare the microphones ahead of time
The pop song recorded in the course follows a regular musical structure. True or False?
What trick is used in the course to add depth to the guitar track?
Using Waves Reel ADT plug-in
Doubling the part with a 12-string guitar
Using a chorus effect
Doubling the guitar part in a different register using a capo
When starting the writing process, Erin McKeown likes to:
create a bassline
go for a walk
write to a loop or beat
To avoid leakage, ______ microphone pattern was used when recording the instruments.
Which of the following is NOT an advantage of recording multiple singers together?
It will give you a better recording
The performers can get timing information from watching each other play
It saves time
What is the title of the song recorded in the course?
How was the drum part created?
With an acoustic kit from NI Kontakt
By programming a beat with NI Battery
With a trash kit from Superior Drummer
With Stylus RMX
SongCraft Presents 103
Songwriting With Ben Sollee and Erin McKeown
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