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By Dan Hosken

An advent to track know-how, moment Edition offers a transparent assessment of the basic parts of tune know-how for today’s musician. This booklet makes a speciality of the themes that underlie the and software program in use this present day: Sound, Audio, MIDI, desktop Notation, and computing device- Assisted guideline. Appendices disguise priceless computing device and software program strategies. Written for either tune expertise majors and non-majors, this textbook introduces primary rules and practices so scholars can discover ways to paintings with a variety of software program courses, adapt to new song applied sciences, and follow song know-how of their functionality, composition, instructing, and research.


  • Thorough causes of key themes in tune know-how

  • Content acceptable to all software program and undefined, no longer associated with only one piece of software program or apparatus

  • In-depth dialogue of electronic audio themes, resembling sampling charges, resolutions, and dossier codecs

  • Explanations of ordinary audio plug-ins together with dynamics processors, EQs, and hold up dependent results

  • Coverage of synthesis and sampling in software program tools

  • Pedagogical beneficial properties, together with:

    • Further studying sections that let the coed to delve deeper into themes of curiosity

    • Suggested actions that may be performed with quite a few diversified courses

    • Key phrases on the finish of every bankruptcy

    • What Do i would like? Chapters overlaying the categories of and software program wanted that allows you to prepare Audio and MIDI structures

    • A spouse site with hyperlinks to audio examples that reveal a number of strategies, step by step tutorials, proper undefined, software program, and extra audio and video assets.

The re-creation has been absolutely up-to-date to hide new applied sciences that experience emerged because the first variation, together with iOS and cellular structures, on-line notation software program, trade controllers, and Open Sound regulate (OSC).

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