This bestselling book introduces you to the principles of sound, perception, audio technology and systems. Providing vital reading for audio students and trainee engineers, this guide is ideal for anyone concerned with audio, sound and recording who wants a really good grounding in theory and industry practice.
Now with numerous updates, including a new chapter on sound quality, expanded information on sequencing and synchronization, and updated chapters on digital audio, loudspeakers and mixers.
Best-selling text provides more than an introduction to audio and sound recording in an easily digestible format.
"Fact Files" give succinct information on the areas covered, addressing key points to aid the learning process
Covers the latest digital recording technology, formats , and computer based interfaces
Stereo and surround sound principles described in detail
Francis Rumsey, Professor of Sound Recording at the University of Surrey (UK), Visiting Professor at the School of Music in Pite""¥. Fellow of the AES and contributor to the AES Journal. and TIM MCCORMICK, Formerly Deputy Head of sound at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester (UK) and has since worked at Klark Teknik and the RSC. ©2009, 656 pages.