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Course Description
MUS 195(3-0-3)
Basic Audio Recording

This course in an introduction to the basic elements of sound as well as sound generation and recording. The course will focus primarily on the routing of sound in a virtual mixing console environment and the principles of recording and and tracking. Equipment used for tracking such as pre-amps, various types of microphones, compressors and limiters will be introduced. This course also presents the basic Pro Tools software principles required to complete a recording project from initial set up to final mix. Industry-specific terms used by recording engineers to describe and measure sound levels and frequency content will be covered.
PR: MUS 152, 156
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