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Audio Recording: The Basics at The Perfect 5th Musical Arts Center

Audio Recording: The Basics
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Class resumes this fall 2013!

Class covers basic recording techniques that apply to both home and professional studios - from GarageBand to Pro Tools - including:

• Equipment and software
• Understanding different microphones, microphone placement and picking the right mic for the application, pop filters
• Acoustics - reflection, absorption, diffusion
• Signal flow and patch bays
• What to look for when recording a demo
• How to get your idea down on tape (hard drive)

There is plenty of flexibility in this class so that the participants' specific questions can be addressed.

Instructor: Jason Shaffer of Full Tilt Recording of The Perfect 5th.

Jason is a graduate of the Full Sail Recording School and was the chief engineer of another studio before opening his own facility in 2009. Since then he has recorded many regional artists including local favorites The Kilmaine Saints and Nate Myers and The Aces, as well as mastering Crobot's debut album.

For more info please contact the front desk at (717) 691-9100 or email Jason Shaffer at jason@theperfect5th.com.

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The Perfect 5th Musical Arts Center has collected some of the best music instructors in Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, Camp Hill, Carlisle, New Cumberland, Lemoyne, Dillsburg, Enola, and the West Shore, Pennsylvania area. We offer group and individual lessons in Acoustic & Electric Guitar, Bass guitar, Piano & Keyboard, Voice, Cello, Drums & Percussion, Flute. Live music events such as concerts, recitals, jam sessions performed by local bands & musicians as well as famous artists are the type of events you can find at our music arts center, in Mechanicsburg, Pa (right off the Carlisle Pike). We also offer educational events for seasoned students to learn from well known musicians in our artist clinics and master classes.

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