Ten Minute Masters

New book by MusicTech magazine staff explains all the technical stuff a recording musician needs to know      27/07/06

Ten Minute Masters


Buying Choices
PC Publishing have sent us details of their latest book release of interest to Sonicstate surfers. MusicTech magazine's Ten Minute Masters is a collection of potted explanations of music theories, technologies, protocols and processes written by the staff of the UK’s MusicTech Magazine. PC say it is as useful to the newcomer as to the expert, giving everyone sufficient information to grasp a concept in the space of 1,500 words – or just ten minutes.
They say that whether you’re a musician new to technology, or a recording expert a bit light on your musical theory, the Ten Minute Masters will help you fill your knowledge gaps and add useful snippets to what you thought you already understood.
A Selection Of Subjects Covered
  • Analogue synthesis
  • Arranging rhythm
  • Audio analysis
  • Burning audio CDs
  • Cabling
  • Compression types
  • Compressing audio
  • Compression
  • Copyright
  • Delay
  • Digital errors
  • Digital audio
  • Envelopes
  • EQ
  • Exciters
  • Fades and crossfades
  • Filters
  • Firewire
  • FM synthesis
  • Granular synthesis
  • Harmonics
  • Microphones
  • MIDI
  • Mixers
  • Oscillators
  • Plug-ins
  • Recording formats
  • Reverb
  • Samplers
  • Sequencers
  • Stereo
  • String synths and samplers
  • Surround sound
  • Synchronisation
  • Time and pitch
  • Vocoders
  • Wireless
Price and Availability
£9.95 GBP. Available now ISBN 1870775 04X
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