Music 192A: Foundations of Sound Recording Technology

Instructors: Elena Georgieva, Hassan Estakhrian (TA)

Course Description: This course serves as an introduction to the recording facilities and technology at CCRMA. Through studio based exercises and sessions students learn and practice various techniques to improve their audio literacy such as; studio operation and maintenance; microphone selection and placement giving regard to basic room and instrument acoustics; audio effects processing, concentrating on equalization and compression; other topics such as sample making/editing, mixing techniques, and audio software.

When: Monday & Wednesday 10:30am – 11:50am.

Where: CCRMA Studio (Room 127)

Office Hours: Thursdays 12-3pm (Elena), Wednesdays 3-6pm (Hassan). In the studio.


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