Equalizers and their application
Graphic equalizer is a multi-range corrector of the amplitude-frequency characteristics of electric sound signals. The boundaries of the full range of frequencies in which the amplitude-frequency characteristic is corrected are…

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Sound and music. A bit of theory about sound and music
PHYSICAL BASIS OF SOUND The word "sound" defines two concepts: the first is sound as a physical phenomenon; the second is sound as sensation. 1) During the vibration of an…

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The music of the ancients. Primeval music
The origin of the word "music" is known to everyone: from the Greek "art of muses." But the question of how this type of art arose was controversial in the…

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perceiver – both

Articulation

The word “articulation” means “articulation”, “connection”. This is an oversimplified assessment of the complex activity of the body, in which thoughts are transformed into words. And a lot here depends on the individual. Individuality contributes to this process, and it should be open to the widest possibilities.

The next section on articulation suggests the most economical use of articulation. With the mobility of the lips and tongue comes freedom from the usual clamps in the articulation muscles. There is one criterion for clear speech – that is clear thinking. Continue reading

About the vocals

Vocalist (from the Latin words vox – “voice” and vocalis – “sounding”) – a musical profession, a role in a musical collective, involves the performance of various vocal parts.

Now, the term vocalist almost coincides with the term singer, but in modern pop music it is interpreted somewhat more broadly, in particular, implying the possibility of recitation, recitative, etc.

Singer – the one who sings, is engaged in singing. Artist of vocal music: songs, romances, arias, choirs, singles, etc. A musician who performs music on a musical instrument, which is his own voice. The singer is the most common type of vocalist. Continue reading

Good sound and all you need

This article will help you choose the equipment that best suits your tasks. Here we will try to talk not so much about HOW these or those devices are arranged, but about WHAT they do with sound.
Mic preamp

The output voltage of microphones is usually unity, at best tens of millivolts. This signal is very weak, and its quality when transmitting over long cables is greatly deteriorated, not to mention the practical impossibility of connecting a single microphone to several consoles and getting good sound at the same time.

Now imagine a situation: you need to voice a concert at the stadium or in the sports palace (with a multi-cable 50-100 m long (!), And even the artists require a separate monitor) … A nightmare! How to be Continue reading

About mechanical sound recording
A mechanical sound recording is based on cutting (or extruding) grooves in the material of a recording medium using a sound recording device — a recorder. When playing along the…

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Revitalizing MIDI Drums
Many may rightly argue that the great advantage of sampled, electronic drums is that they don’t force you to use ‘realistic’ rhythmic patterns or drum sounds. Most dance music, for…

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About mechanical sound recording
A mechanical sound recording is based on cutting (or extruding) grooves in the material of a recording medium using a sound recording device — a recorder. When playing along the…

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Kraftwerk is about music. Kraftwerk: music starts with silence
Many years ago they made a musical revolution, and since then all modern musicians have been praying for them: from DURAN DURAN and RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, to Madonna and…

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