2011-12 Catalog

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Offering Description

Audio Recording I, II, III

Fall 2011, Winter 2012 and Spring 2012 quarters

Zenaida Vergara
Fields of Study
media arts
This year-long sequence of courses introduces the subject of audio production and its relation to modern media.  Fall quarter will focus on analog mixers and magnetic recording with some work in digital editing. Main topics will include field recording, digital audio editing, microphone design and application, analog multi-track recording, and audio console signal flow.  Winter continues this work while starting to work with computer-based multitrack production. Additional topics will include acoustics, reverb, and digital effects processing.  In spring, additional topics will include sound design for film with sync sound production for dialogue, Foley, sound effects, and music composition. There will also be an interview-style production meant for radio broadcast.  In each quarter, students will have weekly reading assignments and weekly lab assignments outside of class time.
Advertised Schedule
5:30-9:30p Wed
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
Greener Store
Special Expenses
$60 for analog tape
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