Welcome to the brave new world of 21st-century recording! The digital technologies of the past few years have given us possibilities undreamed of just 10 years ago. This book will show you an overview of current recording technology, help you choose the equipment that best suits your needs, and guide you in using it to create great recordings. And it will explain the technical jargon in plain English.

Thanks to the shift from analog to digital technology, the excitement and satisfaction of recording are accessible to more people than ever before. It used to take a whole roomful—or truckful—of expensive equipment to produce a good recording. But the new generation of smaller, cheaper gear means you may be able ...

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