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The Music Tech Dictionary, A Glossary of Audio-Related Terms and Technologies

The Music Tech Dictionary, A Glossary of Audio-Related Terms and Technologies

ISBN 13: 9781598635829

ISBN 10: 1598635824

Author: Mitch Gallagher

Pages: 256

Published: 12/01/2008

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"The Music Tech Dictionary" provides the definitive glossary of music technology and pro audio topics and terms. It focuses on the terminology, techniques, and formats that are common in the audio and music technology field, and offers concise, pithy explanations of what each term represents. Users will be able to look up any music software, music technology, or audio related term they run across in their software, in articles, or in studios, for a short, complete overview.
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  • Provides the only up-to-date music technology reference for students, musicians and audio amateurs and professionals
  • Covers audio, music, software, hardware, acoustics, and mastering technology terms.
  • Contains all the terms required to understand and use music and audio technology.
  • Designed to be easily understood by the layman, amateur, and pro.
  • Should be required as a reference by every musician and recording engineer, from student to amateur to pro.
Author Bio
Mitch Gallagher
Mitch Gallagher has been chasing guitar tone for more than 30 years. He toured as a lead guitarist/vocalist in rock and country bands and has played with big bands, with fusion and experimental music groups, and as a classical and steel-string guitar soloist. As a music technology specialist, he has taught college courses, lectured, given clinics, consulted with manufacturers, and spoken at festivals, conventions, and conferences around the world. His musical compositions cover genres from classical to experimental to heavy metal. His work Prophecy #1: At First Glance, an experimental percussion ensemble/synthesizer work based on the Fibonacci number series, received a 1991 NARAS (Grammy) award in the Best New Music/New Classical category. The former senior technical editor of Keyboard magazine and former editor-in-chief of EQ magazine, Mitch has published well over 1,000 articles in music, guitar, and recording publications. His monthly column, "Guitar Tracks," currently appears in Premier Guitar magazine. He appears in well over 100 YouTube videos. In addition to freelance writing and editing, he is an adjunct faculty member at Indiana University/Purdue University Fort Wayne; he operates The Sound Sauna/MAG Media Productions, a recording and mastering studio; and he is the editorial director for Sweetwater Sound in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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Table of Contents

Chapter A;
Chapter B;
Chapter C;
Chapter D;
Chapter E;
Chapter F;
Chapter G;
Chapter H;
Chapter I;
Chapter J;
Chapter K;
Chapter L;
Chapter M;
Chapter N;
Chapter O;
Chapter P;
Chapter Q;
Chapter R;
Chapter S;
Chapter T;
Chapter U;
Chapter V;
Chapter W;
Chapter X;
Chapter Y;
Chapter Z;
Chapter 0-9