Alfred Music Publishing Announces New Pro-Audio Titles
October 24, 2012
The leader in educational print music publishing proudly launches two fantastic new pro-audio titles: Audio Recording Basic Training and Audio Mixing Boot Camp. The instructional resource Book and DVD sets to professional-level recording and mixing are written by highly acclaimed producer, engineer, and best-selling author, Bobby Owsinski.Audio Recording Basic Training is carefully designed with hands-on recording exercises that reveal how to listen and work like a pro, including tried-and-true tips, tricks, and secrets to all the different facets of recording. Topics include miking a drum kit, recording vocals, and instruction on where, when, and how to mic virtually any instrument. Learn how the pros build a rough mix and set up a headphone mix, as well as how to use compression and equalization to make recordings sound their very best.Audio Mixing Boot Camp exposes the essentials of audio mixing using industry-proven techniques. Built around a series of hands-on mixing exercises, the resource guide provides invaluable tips and helpful tricks, taking the guesswork out of mixing professional-sounding projects. Topics include: instrument and vocal balance, panning, compression, EQ, reverb, delay, how to create critical balance between bass and drums, how to produce the most creative mixes, and much more. The DVD includes templates usable with all of today’s most popular DAWs, and features useful examples specifically geared to develop your mixing chops.The companion DVD in each edition features videos that correspond with each book and provide a multimedia learning experience. Each of these pro audio instructional resources is designed to help music producers and engineers at any level to become proficient in the craft with a no-nonsense and hands-on approach.As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, the resource books are printed on 100% recycled paper.Audio Recording Basic Training and Audio Mixing Boot Camp Book & DVD sets are now available for $29.99 each and can be found at music retail stores and at alfred.com/proaudio.