Recording and Producing in the Home Studio: A Complete Guide

Recording and Producing in the Home Studio: A Complete Guide

by David Franz

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(Berklee Methods). With the explosion of project studio gear available, it's easier than ever to create pro-quality music at home. This book is the only reference you'll ever need to start producing and engineering your music or other artists' music in your very own home studio. You don't have a home studio yet, but have some basic equipment? This essential guide will help you set up your studio, begin producing projects, develop your engineering skills and manage your projects. Stop dreaming and start producing!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781476866932
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date: 05/01/2004
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 256
File size: 3 MB

Table of Contents

Section 1Getting Started1
Chapter 1The Basics of Producing3
Chapter 2Setting Up Your Studio9
Chapter 3The Basics of Recording31
Section 2Preproduction45
Chapter 4The Producer's Role in Preproduction47
Chapter 5The Producer's Role in Preproduction, Part II59
Chapter 6The Engineer's Role in Preproduction71
Section 3Production85
Chapter 7Recording and Engineering Techniques87
Chapter 8Recording and Engineering Techniques, Part II113
Chapter 9The Producer's Role While Recording131
Chapter 10MIDI Production Techniques139
Section 4Postproduction161
Chapter 11Editing Techniques163
Chapter 12Mixing181
Chapter 13Mixing, Part II201
Chapter 14Mastering221
Appendix ARange Charts229
Appendix BWeb Sites to Find Musicians233
About the Author236

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Recording and Producing in the Home Studio: A Complete Guide 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
David Franz writes very clear about producing and recording. In this book, he gives a great comprehensive knowledge about all the basic recording techniques and the newest technology. He also talks about producer¿s relationship with the artist and its role in all recording steps. The book is divided in three major chapters: preproduction, production and postproduction.His insightful guidelines help you get your feet on the recording business.
Guest More than 1 year ago
There is no need to spend endless amounts of money to rent time in a studio. This book will show you how to create high-quality recordings from the comforts of your own home. The author, David Franz, gives an in depth explanation of basic production and engineering skills. By the time you turn the last page you will have a complete understanding of the entire production process. 'Recording and Producing in the Home Studio' is a gem, definitely worth every penny.