All modern music recordings use digital audio technology. Now everyone with a computer can produce CD-quality recordings and this book shows you how. Written in a clear and straight-forward style, it explains what digital audio recording is, how to use it, the equipment you need, what sort of software is available, and how to achieve professional results. It explains:
What computer system you need.
Sound and digital audio essentials
What to look for in a sound card
How to use virtual instruments
How to edit and create loops
What effects to use
The art of mixing
Computer-based recording is the future of music and this book shows how you can join the revolution now.