Chairperson, Department of Music at the University of Massachusetts Lowell
Features & Benefits
Unique in its focus on the aesthetics of recording and mixing and how to apply these to the mixing desk
Improve your critical listening skills with the series of exercises
Real life examples and popular music used throughout - also includes FREE CD-ROM with audio clips and demos
Praise for previous edition:
'Dr Moylan's methods and techniques for training of the ear for artistic and technical evaluation of sound, and his development of parameters for a common "language" should be adopted by all professionals and aspiring professionals in the field.'Raul Valery, Valencia Community College
Understanding and Crafting the Mix gives you clear and systematic methods for identifying, evaluating, and shaping the artistic elements in music and audio recording. The exercises throughout help you to develop critical listening and evaluating skills and gain greater control over the quality of your recordings. William Moylan takes an inside look into a range of popular music, offering you insights into making meaningful sound judgements during recording. Sample production sequences and descriptions of the recordist's roles as composer, conductor and performer provides you with a clear view of the entire recording process.