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Buzzing noise with Condenser Microphone + Phantom advice

I'm using the Floureon® Condenser Microphone 3.5mm BM-800 Studio Recording Mic with the InnoGear® 48V Phantom Power Supply but I'm getting a buzzing noise in the background when I use the phantom ...
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recording my songs [on hold]

How can I record my vocals and guitar. I have bought and tried presonus which was mind boggling. I have bought and tried the Tascam dpoo8 which was a little less difficult but could only record one ...
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how can I raise the volume input on audacity? I have tried using the tool bar.

How can I raise the volume input on audacity? I have tried the tool bar.
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How to use effect on part of the track without introducing the crack/pop sound?

I have a sound effect (bell ring) and I would like to increase the speed at which it decays: The change I want is not linear though. I would only like to speed up the last two thirds of the sound's ...
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How to make a Wet/Dry or A/B mix control using Logic X (10.2.2) bus and mixer?

Here's what I have going in lieu of a wet/dry mix knob. I'm using the pre-fader send and a submix bus to mix my clean and effected (outboard) signal. I'd rather assign a single knob to handle ...
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Batch processing in Adobe Audition for deleting silence

I have a folder with hundreds of audio lectures that I would like to process in batch. I'm trying to remove the silent parts, and have found Audition to be very good at this. The thing is I can't ...
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Can't remove vocal from a specific song

folks. I tried a lot of way to remove the vocal from this song with audacity, but without any good results... I'm very new to this and perhaps not doing it right, but I think it may be the case of ...
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Is it always necessary to dub violins on movie sets?

High Strung, a recent movie with a lot of "violin-playing action" (never thought I'd say that), dubbed all of the violin playing. The actors are good violinists, but I am also a violinist and so it ...
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Plugging a mic into a headphone jack on an iPhone

I've just ordered a microphone for my Pc, and I was just wondering what would happen if I plugged it in my iPhone headphone jack. I fear it might break the microphone, or would the iPhone recognize it ...
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Microphone preamplifier buying advice

I'm looking for a simple, compact, high quality but reasonably priced 2-channel microphone preamplifier. I will use the preamp with a stereo microphone with two phono connectors so the inputs need to ...
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Need to replace a mixer

A couple weeks ago we noticed a real bad buzzing noise in our audio system and after a bit of diagnostic we found that our Behringer xenyx1202 mixer was the problem (may try fixing it, if I get time, ...
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How to fade to silence in Ableton Live?

What is the recommended way to fade to silence in Ableton Live? Automation of Track Volume is not recommended, because you lose the ability to adjust the overall volume of the track. Automation of ...
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Yamaha 02R V1 console

I have a Yamaha 02R V1 mixer I'm trying to connect it to the speakers I have here at home they are connected to a receiver how can I get sound from the mixer to the receiver to use the system I ...
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USB Microphone Syncronization Audio Triangulation

We have made a system with 4 USB mics which works ok when we manually look at the waveforms, but a closer look today revealed that the timing on these mics is off by a millisecond or so - each ...
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Direct Stream Digital (DSD) editing software, no PCM

What editing programs work with Direct Stream Digital (DSD) audio without changing to PCM first? In other words, software that stays in the DSD format from beginning to end? Free would be a bonus. ...
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Is it worth trying to produce acoustic, folk music electronically? [on hold]

I'm a songwriter, mostly in folk-rock vein. At this point, everything I do is solo acoustic. I'd like to start recording/producing my songs. I want to include some minimal accompaniment, e.g. light ...
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Samsung Stage XPD1 Question

Are you able to use multiple XPD1 mics with a single receiver or is each receiver paired with it's specific usb counter part? I'm trying to create a portable 3 - 4 mic system that I can record onto a ...
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Correct Amplifier Rating for Klipsch RP-150M Speakers

I am looking into buy a pair of bookshelf speakers, and have narrowed the field down to a pair of Klipsch RP-150Ms. However, before I purchase them, I would like to know if the amplifier/receiver I ...
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Home studio. Televisions instead of windows?

I recently bought a house, and I'm planning on converting my finished basement into a 3 room recording studio (control, live, and vocal booth). There are many factors to consider when designing the ...
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Should I use EQ before my Digital interface, Focursite?

I have a focusrite 18i10 and i feel the guitars can get easily to clip but i keep the tracks to low they seem weak... i know i should not worry because the extra 5+ db can be added in mastering ...
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Subtle high-pitched tone from Samson C02

I'm wanting to use a Samson C02 going into a Zoom R24 to dabble a bit in recording music, gameplay commentary, and other miscellaneous things. However, whenever I use the mic, there's a rather quiet ...
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How to Reduce Keyboard and Mouse Clicks

When i record with my headset mic it picks up my keyboard and mouse clicks without remorse, so I need to know, How do i reduce that? Gaming channels like Markiplier and PewDiePie when they play they ...
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Integrating livecode with ableton live

I would like to program an app for ipad that integrates with live via a wifi client that is placed on the computer. I have programming knowledge, but i do not know how to make this communication. I ...
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Are there any significant differences between using a dedicated audio interface and a field recorder with audio interface capabilities?

Are there any significant differences between using a dedicated audio interface (Focusrite 2i2) and a comparable field recorder with audio interface capabilities (Zoom H4n) in a direct audio interface ...
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Niche areas of Sound Design — Are there any?

For all of those working in film audio and design -- what would you say are the niche areas of sound design, is there something you wish there were more of or that you have found lacking in the sound ...
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Dialnorm in a stereo mix?

Can Dialnorm metadata be present in a stereo mix? I have a stereo mix film that when processed through OP59 loudness algorithms somehow produces a ramp in overall levels during voice only scenes with ...
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How to make the music sounds like playing in the picture

I am editing a video(by adobe premiere) which is a friends' chatting in a restaurant. I would like to add a background music which sounds like playing in the restaurant. I tried lower the db of the ...
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Rotary speaker effect for SF2 Organ

I am trying to find software and detailed instructions for creating a rotary speaker effect for any instruments in an SF2 file. In other words I need to understand how to EDIT AND SAVE an SF2 file ...
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Behringer Xenyx 1002 output to Samsung DVD player AUX

I'm looking at purchasing the Behringer Xenyx 1002 audio mixer for an amateur home studio setup in a small 4m x 4m room at home. I would like to connect a MacBook pro via USB to the mixer, an ...
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What property of sound disturbs us?

I am not sure if here is the right place to ask my question. But I will ask. I want to build some kind of sound detector circuit to prevent sleeping baby from disturbances. But, it should detect ...
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How can I use my USB-to-MIDI keyboard to control a MIDI-in synthesizer without a PC?

I Want to Use My Casio WK 200 Keyboard as a MIDI Controller I have a Casio WK 200 keyboard (see link below) that has USB MIDI out. I am able to use this keyboard as a controller for my DAW via that ...
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How can I avoid the pop at the end of a file containing a pure frequency?

For a personal project, I need to generate a track that contains a single, pure frequency. My method for this involves generating a single tone using Audacity, and exporting the file. The wave ...
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Can you somehow get positional audio on stereo headphones?

How can you generate positional audio with a soundcard or some program for normal headphones? Virtual surround headphones have only one driver per ear, so they must process the information somehow to ...
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can I use Hearing protectors with my earbud headphones for a better listening experience?

I was in the process of buying some good quality headphones with excellent Isolation, and I came to the decision to save up some money and buy an expensive one which is something I can't afford atm, ...
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Can I sell 808 style drum sound library?

I am wondering if I am able to sell 808 style drums sound library? I am confused on the topic from a legal stand point if the 808 drums are copyrighted or not. Thank you
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Time resolved sound measurment

I had a question about sound measurement in air using a B&K microphone. In the acquired time resolved sound measurement signal I can see both negative and positive voltages/ pressure values. I ...
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What is this sound called?

So I'm trying to make some stuff which is unimportant for this thread and I want to use a sound. The problem is, I can't find the raw sound, anywhere! It's probably because I don't know what it's ...
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How do sound engineers maintain levels in live performances?

When I watch videos of live performances, like rock concerts, I notice that when the vocalists use the microphone the distance to the mouth will vary somewhat, sometimes significantly, and I would ...
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Choosing a mic for recording video on DSLR camera

I am going to record some video using my Canon 7D Mark II camera. The video is a presentation and I need better sound quality than the built in mic on the camera. I have a Rode NT1 mic which has ...
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Mkh 8040 Noise over 20kHz

I know similar questions have been asked, but I am wondering if anyone has experience with the mkh 8040 or similar range and noise over 20kHz. When I pitch down a recording done at 96kHz (even ones ...
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Mono and stereo jacks

I want to hook up my computer to an amp, but I only have a mono cord at this point, and that has the 1/4 inch bit. If the 1/8 inch adapter was stereo, would the mono cord end up picking up all those ...
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Bouncing clips out of Pro Tools

I have a handheld recorder that i record sound effects, atmospheres and concerts with. The recorded files is imported into Pro Tools, and all the good parts of a recording is clipped out with fades. ...
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USB condensor Mic schizophrenia

I have a Audio Technica Atr and I've been using it for about a week now with Garageband/Mac. Today, after creating a new track (compressed) the sound was off. We've built a very professional ...
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Apollo twin and Sterling ST55

I plugged my ST55 into the Mic one channel of my Apollo twin. The cable is XLR and I turn on the +48V phantom power. But even if I crank up all the gain to the max in the apollo console, I get ...
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Speech synthesis in MATLAB : diphthongs

I am trying to generate vowels on MATLAB by using source-filter model. In case of monophthongs I'm using Rosenberg pulse as my source signal and then this source signal is convoluted with sounds ...
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Why software's reverbs algorithms never sound the same as their hardware's original?

I hear hardware units algorithm sounding far better than their software reproduction, more precise, accurate, dense and linear. listen this video I know many units run fixed point CPU against the ...
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A problem in Beats wireless studio

I have Beats wirless studio butI havea very weired problem When I use the cable it works perfectly. When I use it wireless it only works in the left one. It's not about the device I pair to as it is ...
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Buzzing (humming) sound in the speakers (ground loop)

Very often, when I connect my pre-amplified speakers to some peripherals such as a computer and a mixer, I get a very annoying buzzing sound in the speakers. The volume of this noise is rather ...
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Best gear for dense and huge reverb

This is not a question for opening a discussion, I'd wish to get informations from competent and experienced professionist who know reverbs. From my not trained ears I find interesting a cheap DSP ...
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Sound design that “shows what we haven't seen”?

This is a reiteration of an old idea about art's function being "to show us what we haven't seen" or "show what we didn't know that we had to see". Keeping this in mind. Do you have examples of where ...

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