Whether you've got a four-track cassette deck, digital recorder, or a computer you've turned into a recording studio, "How to Do a Demo-Quality Recording in Your Bedroom" jump starts your skills quickly. It's written in a simple do-this, do-that approach. Topics covered include: expectations for home recording, connectors and cables, signal flow, overview of Cubase, Emagic Logic and Samplitude 6.0, connecting the computer's audio card to the mixing board, recording procedures, how to set levels, how to apply effects in the mix, and much more. Includes a 38-page gallery of microphone positions for grand piano, amp miking, acoustic guitars, drums, vocalists and choir based on Shure® microphone techniques. 336 pages.