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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 37 new and published books in the subject of Sound Production — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Recording Secrets for the Small Studio

    By Mike Senior

    Discover how to achieve commercial-grade recordings, even in the smallest studios, by applying power-user techniques from the world's most successful producers. Recording Secrets for the Small Studio is an intensive training course specifically designed for small-studio enthusiasts who want a fast...

    Published August 17th 2014 by Focal Press

  2. An Introduction to Music Technology

    2nd Edition

    By Dan Hosken

    An Introduction to Music Technology, Second Edition provides a clear overview of the essential elements of music technology for today’s musician. This book focuses on the topics that underlie the hardware and software in use today: Sound, Audio, MIDI, Computer Notation, and Computer- Assisted...

    Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The SOS Guide to Live Sound

    Optimising Your Band's Live-Performance Audio

    By Paul White

    Series: Sound On Sound Presents...

    If you’ve ever handled live sound, you know the recipe for creating quality live sound requires many steps. Your list of ingredients, shall we say, requires an understanding of sound and how it behaves, the know-how to effectively use a sound system), and the knowledge to choose and use your gear...

    Published June 16th 2014 by Focal Press

  4. Recording Music on Location

    Capturing the Live Performance, 2nd Edition

    By Bruce Bartlett, Jenny Bartlett

    Recording Music on Location provides an exceptional collection of information regarding all aspects of recording outside of the studio. Featuring clear explanations on how to achieve professional results, this book is divided into two distinct sections: popular music and classical music. Whether...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Focal Press

  5. Logic Pro X

    Audio and Music Production

    By Mark Cousins, Russ Hepworth-Sawyer

    From initial demos to mixing and mastering, seasoned authors Mark Cousins and Russ Hepworth-Sawyer show you how to get the most from Logic Pro X. By exploring the essential workflow and the creative possibilities offered by Logic’s virtual instruments and effects, Logic Pro X: Audio and Music...

    Published April 10th 2014 by Focal Press

  6. Sound and Recording

    Applications and Theory, 7th Edition

    By Francis Rumsey, Tim McCormick

    Providing vital reading for audio students and trainee engineers, this guide is ideal for anyone who wants a solid grounding in both theory and industry practices in audio, sound and recording. There are many books on the market covering "how to work it" when it comes to audio equipment—but Sound...

    Published March 4th 2014 by Focal Press

  7. Pro Tools 11

    Music Production, Recording, Editing, and Mixing

    By Mike Collins

    Hone your Pro Tools music production skills and create better tracks with Pro Tools 11: Music Production, Recording, Editing, and Mixing. With Pro Tools 11, you’ll get more than descriptions of Pro Tools features and menus—this book grounds its Pro Tools instruction thoroughly in real-world music...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Focal Press

  8. Ableton Live 9

    Create, Produce, Perform

    By Keith Robinson

    Learn how to create, produce, and perform your music at the next level by unlocking the power of Ableton Live 9. This book and web combination shows, if you get it right, exactly what Live can deliver. Engineered to follow Live's non-linear music environment, the book looks and feels like the...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Focal Press

  9. Digital Audio Editing

    Correcting and Enhancing Audio in Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Cubase, and Studio One

    By Simon Langford

    Whether you’re comping a vocal track, restoring an old recording, working with dialogue or sound effects for film, or imposing your own vision with mash-ups or remixes, audio editing is a key skill to successful sound production. Digital Audio Editing gives you the techniques, from the simplest...

    Published October 6th 2013 by Focal Press

  10. Modern Recording Techniques

    8th Edition

    By David Miles Huber, Robert E. Runstein

    Master the tools and day-to-day practices of music recording and production. Learn the ins and outs of room acoustics and designing a studio. Gain techniques for mic placement and running a session. Get a solid grounding in both theory and industry practice. Modern Recording Techniques, the...

    Published August 8th 2013 by Focal Press