The BOSS BR-1180 Quick Guide is the fast way to get happening on BOSS's most powerful new digital recorder. Within a short time, you'll be recording instruments and vocals with one and two-mic setups. Organized in a step-by-step procedural manner, this book is written simply, in plain language, as if you've never recorded before. Topics covered include cables and connections, mic basics, signal flow, audio editing basics, punch in/punch out, effects and much more!This book was made in cooperation with BOSS tech support staff and authored by Caroline J. Alexander, who holds a Masters Degree in Music Design for the Moving Image from Bournemouth University in England. Gifted in composing, mixing, illustrating and writing, Caroline has mastered the craft of simplifying the most complex in music technology and making it easy to understand and use. The author of many instrument and software specific books, she co-authored the bestselling "How to Do a Demo Quality Recording in Your Bedroom, 2nd Ed." (HL1353) and edited "How MIDI Works, 6th Ed.", (HL1209) illustrating both. As a composer, she's scored for short films, animation, game rides and web sites. ©2002, 200 pages.