Title From demo to delivery [electronic resource] : the process of production / Bob Katz ... [et al.] ; edited by Russ Hepworth-Sawyer
Imprint Boston : Elsevier/Focal Press, 2009
book jacket
Descript xviii, 313 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Elsevier
Series Mastering music
Mastering music
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 306) and index
Foreword -- Editors Preface -- Introduction: Demo To Delivery: The Process of Production -- Section A: Preparation -- Song Production: The marriage between Composition and Audio Production -- Pre- Production -- Capturing, Shaping and Creating the Performance: The Engineers Role in the Process ahead -- Section B: The Sessions -- The Recording Session -- The Mix Session -- What's going on -- The Process of Mixing -- Mastering -- What is Mastering -- Equalizing the album -- Dynamic Range -- 1)Macrodynamics -- 2)11) Dynamic Manipulation -- 3)Putting the album together -- 4) -- Section C: To Market -- Product Manufacture- How your record is made -- Publicity and Radio Promotion -- Music Distribution and Retail -- Section D: Doing it Yourself -- The DIY Approach -- The Recording Process- A Guide -- Evaluation Sound Quality -- Hints and Tips
Section A. Preparation. Song production : the marriage between composition and audio production / Danny Cope -- Pre-production / Russ Hepworth-Sawyer -- Listening frameworks for analysis / Russ Hepworth-Sawyer -- Capturing, shaping and creating the performance : the engineer's role in the process ahead / William Moylan -- Section B. The sessions. The recording session / David Miles Huber -- The mix session : what's going on? / Roey Izhaki -- The process of mixing / Roey Izhaki -- What is mastering / Roey Izhaki -- Equalizing techniques / Bob Katz -- Dynamic range 1, Macrodynamics / Bob Katz -- Dynamic range 2, Dynamic manipulation / Bob Katz -- Putting the album together / Bob Katz -- Section C. To market. Product manufacture : how the record is made / David Miles Huber and Robert Runstein -- Publicity and radio promotion / Paul Allen -- Music distribution and retail / Amy Macy -- Section D. Doing it yourself. The DIY approach / Russ Hepworth-Sawyer -- The recording process : a guide/ Bruce and Jenny Bartlett -- Evaluation sound quality / Bruce and Jenny Bartlett -- Hints and tips / Craig Golding and Russ Hepworth-Sawyer
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From Demo to Delivery: The Process of Production discusses each stage of the typical music production process from start to finish. Beginning with the creation and development of the composition and song production, the book then traces the process from the recording, mixing and mastering stages through to marketing and distribution. This book is a must read for anyone who wants to learn the pro techniques involved in creating music from start to finish. Packed with essential information, including signposts to other sources of information at the end of each chapter, From Demo to Delivery provides a map for musicians, semi-pro and aspiring producers, engineers and music professionals interested in learning how music makes it from the an idea to the page to the studio to a demo and into the hands of the market and beyond. Check out the book's website - http://demo2delivery.com/ *A start to finish guide of the production process, to understand and be in control of recordings *Contributing authors are experts in their field, readers can learn and get insight from the best *Accompanying website with audio examples, aid understanding being able to hear what is being discussed
Elsevier
Link Original 9780240811321 0240811321 (DLC) 2008030751 (OCoLC)234260133
Subject Sound recordings -- Production and direction
Sound -- Recording and reproducing
Sound recordings -- Marketing
Music trade -- Vocational guidance
Electronic books. local
Alt Author Katz, Robert A
Hepworth-Sawyer, Russ
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