Music 192A: Foundations of Sound Recording Technology
Introduction to the Music 192 series
Course Syllabus - Contains weekly reading assignments
Instructor: Jay Kadis (650) 723-4971 x 314

Office: Knoll 106

Office Hours: Tuesdays 9-11am and by arrangement

E-mail: Jay Kadis

T.A.: Eoin Callery


Notes for Week 1,2: Sound & Electronics
Homework Assignment 1 [Due week 3]
Supplementary reading:
[Science of Sound Recording Ch. 1: Metrology
Science of Sound Recording Ch. 2: Sound
Science of Sound Recording Ch. 3: Hearing
Science of Sound Recording Ch. 4: Electronics]

Notes for Week 3,4: Microphones
Studio Exercise 1 [Due week 7]
Supplementary reading:
[Science of Sound Recording Ch. 5: Microphones]

Notes for Week 5: Circuits, interconnection and grounding
Homework Assignment 2 [Due week 6]
Supplementary reading:
[Science of Sound Recording Ch. 6: Amplifiers]

Week 6 Midterm

Notes for Week 7: Mixing Consoles
Studio Exercise 2

Notes Week 8:Magnetic Recording
Supplementary reading:
[Science of Sound Recording Ch. 7: Analog Recording]

Notes for Week 9: Sampling
Additional notes for Week 9: Digital recorders
Homework Assignment 3 [Due week 10]
Supplementary reading:
[Science of Sound Recording Ch. 8: Digital Recording]

©1999-2013 Jay Kadis
All Rights Reserved.

All Rights Reserved.