MUS 227 - Editing and Mixdown Techniques at Virginia Western Community College

Course Description

Effective: 1988-05-01

Introduces the theory and practice of digital editing and mixdown techniques. Provides the skills necessary to edit, mixdown, externally reprocess, and otherwise manipulate multi-track original recordings into finished master recordings.
Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is designed to give the student the knowledge and skills necessary to produce a finished product from rough, multi-track, digital studio recordings by using editing, remixing, and external reprocessing techniques with live audio and/or samples. Through theoretical study, experimentation with a variety of editing and reprocessing techniques, directed lab activities, and the production of various finished materials, the student will acquire basic editing, post-production, and mixdown skills.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisites: Enrollment in the Recording Technology Certificate program and completion of all 100 level recording certificate courses.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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