The vocal is the most important part of any song: it’s the conversation that forms a bond between performer and listener. And now, renowned music technology expert Craig Anderton brings his years of production expertise to an easy-to-understand, comprehensive guide about recording great vocals. Topics include choosing a mic, recording techniques, using DSP, equalization, dynamics processing, pitch correction, reverb, delay, layering, comping, harmonizing, automation, and much more. An additional chapter on performance tips goes beyond technology to explore not just how to obtain great sounds, but how to create compelling vocal performances.
This 121 pages, in PDF format, are loaded with four-color illustrations to complement the 32,800 words. The book includes links from the contents page to book topics so you can find information easily, “Tech Talk” sidebars for deep dives into selected topics, and a “Key Takeaways” section for each chapter that summarizes chapter highlights.
Loaded with practical, no-nonsense advice that de-mystifies the process of capturing and mixing vocals, this eBook is truly a gold mine of information for Studio One users.