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Aprox. 27 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...

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Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Español (Spanish), Portugués (de Brasil), Chino (simplificado)

Qué aprenderás

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    Discuss the nature of sound, how it travels, and its properties

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    Set up your Digital Audio Workstation, record audio, and utilize basic audio editing techniques such as trimming, fades, and merging

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    Define the different categories of effects: Dynamic Effects, Delay Effects, and Filter Effects and use them effectively in a recording project

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    Discuss the role filters play in music synthesis and define how they effect the input signal

Habilidades que obtendrás

Audio ProductionAudio RecordingMusicSound DesignAudio Editing

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Aprox. 27 horas para completar

Sugerido: 6 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English), Español (Spanish), Portugués (de Brasil), Chino (simplificado)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Welcome to The Technology of Music Production

Welcome to the course! Here we will cover all the details about the course and what you'll need to know to get the most out of your experience....
1 video (Total 4 minutos), 5 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
5 lecturas
A Note From Loudon10m
Connect with Your Classmates10m
Getting to Know You10m
Course Resources10m
A Course Certificate10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
What Are Your Goals for this Course?8m
3 horas para completar

Sound and Signal Flow

We will start with some background on the nature of sound and how we perceive it. We will then examine the components necessary to record audio into a computer, so that you understand the devices that sound must travel through in a music production process....
18 videos (Total 82 minutos), 3 quizzes
18 videos
Propagation2m
Amplitude7m
Frequency5m
Visualizing Sound13m
Connections Overview1m
Microphone as a Transducer1m
Microphone Types3m
Microphone Frequency Response1m
Microphone Polar Patterns3m
Microphone Placement2m
Line Level and Gain Staging3m
Cables6m
Interface5m
Microphone Connection and Gain5m
Analog to Digital Converter2m
Pickup Connections10m
The Digital Audio Workstation (DAW)3m
3 ejercicios de práctica
The Nature of Sound30m
Microphones & Cables30m
Signals30m
Semana
2
6 horas para completar

The DAW

The contemporary editing tool is the Digital Audio Workstation (DAW), a piece of software that stores and organizes all the assets of a musical project. We will focus on the editing tools that are essential in contemporary music production and that all DAWs provide. ...
27 videos (Total 117 minutos), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
27 videos
Analog to Digital Conversion13m
Buffer Size6m
File Types5m
Project Folder6m
Project Checklist1m
Multitrack2m
Recording Audio9m
Zooming1m
Trimming2m
Separating and Cutting54s
The Grid2m
Fades2m
Cycling28s
Merging1m
Naming and Coloring54s
Markers48s
Comping7m
MIDI7m
MIDI Controllers7m
Software Instruments2m
MIDI Editing: Velocity2m
MIDI Editing: Quantization2m
Common MIDI Recording and Editing Functions14m
Wrap-up1m
Creating Your Assignments3m
Reviewing Your Peers' Assignments6m
2 lecturas
Buffer Size Video Correction10m
Assignment Example10m
3 ejercicios de práctica
The DAW32m
Tracks, Files, and Editing28m
MIDI20m
Semana
3
1 hora para completar

The Mixer

We will explore the basic functionality of both hardware and software mixing boards, including volume, pan, mute, solo, busses, inserts, sends, and submixes....
9 videos (Total 57 minutos), 1 quiz
9 videos
The Channel Strip10m
The Bus Concept2m
Effects Categories3m
Inserts5m
The Submix6m
Sends13m
Automation9m
Wrap-up2m
1 ejercicio de práctica
The Channel Strip, Effects, and Sends30m
Semana
4
4 horas para completar

Dynamic Effects

Sound must be processed, modified from its recorded state to fit the context of the music. This week, we will focus on tools you can use to effect the dynamics of your tracks and how they are used in a musical context....
9 videos (Total 68 minutos), 2 quizzes
9 videos
Distortion7m
Dynamic Range Manipulation 4m
Dynamic Processors Overview4m
Dynamic Processor Parameters8m
Gate9m
Downward Compressor14m
Limiter13m
Wrap-up55s
1 ejercicio de práctica
Dynamic Range & Dynamic Processors32m
Semana
5
2 horas para completar

Filter and Delay Effects

Sound can be modified from its recorded state using tools that effect the actual quality of the sound. This week, we will look at equalization and delay and examine the many audio effects that are offshoots of these devices....
11 videos (Total 87 minutos), 1 quiz
11 videos
The Delay Concept4m
The Delay Spectrum9m
Modulated Short Delays12m
Filters Overview12m
Mixing EQ13m
Medium Delay: Slap Back4m
Long Delay5m
Reverb10m
Width in Mixing3m
Space in Mixing7m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Delay and Filters32m
Semana
6
4 horas para completar

Synthesis

We will explore the synthesizer, a major tool within the production of contemporary music. Learning how a synthesizer works will give you a language to describe sound. Music is a collaborative art form, so there is nothing more powerful than effective communication. ...
7 videos (Total 54 minutos), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
7 videos
Oscillators7m
Filters10m
Amplifiers13m
LFO (Low Frequency Oscillator)9m
A Language of Timbre5m
Wrap-up2m
1 lectura
Course Evaluation10m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Oscillators, Filters, and Modulation32m
Putting It All Together42m
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Principales revisiones

por PVJun 26th 2017

WOW, Awesome course Loudon! I'm learning lots of stuff I never knew, very much in depth and it takes me to the source of things I already knew but ignored where they generated from. Love it!

por JSFeb 26th 2019

The absolute perfect course for beginner producers who want to learn the basics and fundamentals of the tech involved in contemporary productions. Highly highly recommend.

Instructor

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Loudon Stearns

Assistant Professor
Contemporary Writing & Production

Acerca de Berklee College of Music

Berklee College of Music was founded on the revolutionary principle that the best way to prepare students for careers in music is through the study and practice of contemporary music. For more than half a century, the college has evolved to reflect the state of the art of music and the music business. Berklee serves distance learners worldwide through its award-winning online extension school, Berklee Online....

Acerca del programa especializado Music Production

This Specialization will give you the knowledge and tools you need to record and produce professional sounding music. You will begin by developing your identity, vision, and intention as an artist and producer. Next, you will learn the technical aspects of music production, including how sound is translated into audio signals, recording techniques, and effects such as reverb, delay, and compression. You will also learn how to use the industry standard Digital Audio Workstation, Pro Tools, to create professional recordings. Finally, you will apply the knowledge and tools you gained in a culminating 4-week Capstone where you will complete a project beginning at the pre-production stage through the recording, mixing, and mastering stages....
Music Production

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