Search SEARCH

what can i do to get the highest possible sound quality on music recordings?

my band uses a music usb interface going from our mixer to computer . so how can we get the highest quality possible with the interface, music studio program things, settings and all that stuff?

Asked By: - 8/3/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Make sure you have the correct mics for the job and that they're positioned correctly. Also check your sound levels BEFORE you record. If you've recorded the tracks and they've 'clipped' (the horrible cracking/popping noise you might hear) then you can't reverse that, it's a lot easier however to turn the volume of... More
Answered By: Molly Barton - 8/3/2010
Additional Answers (3)
To be fair, the program that you use won't make a large amount of difference, but i guess its advisable to use the most professional such as cubase, logic or protools. That said, if your just recording a stereo feed from the mixer than something as simple as audacity will do the job just fine in terms of quality. Your... More
Answered By: Jz - 8/3/2010
 
jz's answer was good, it sounds like your mixer is going to be the work horse here unless you are gonna track it all out on at a time into a sequencer (cubase, PT ect.) which is what i would recomend. And yes of course if you go into the digital realm, do all your processing in 24 bit even if you dither down for a cd... More
Answered By: the real problem is hate - 8/3/2010
 
there are so many factors that can change the quality of recordings. mics, mic placement, processing, equipment, etc. saying "music studio program things" shows that you have no idea what you're doing and you wont get the best quality out of your recordings. i highly doubt a trained professional would sit down and... More
Source(s):
Answered By: Everyday - 8/3/2010
 
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Jobs.Quick-com
New job opportunities added daily. Search Virginia jobs now!
VirginiaJobNetwork.com
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
www.JobDiagnosis.com
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
www.HiringLocally.com

Other Career Questions

Jobs
1 answers - Asked By: - 4/5/2013
Job
6 answers - Asked By: - 3/7/2012
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
4 answers - Asked By: Mark L - 7/26/2008

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-310
eTrustLogo