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VST Plugin That Maps Piano Roll To Scale

I am new to EDM, so forgive my ignorance. I'm currently using Tracktion 7 DAW. When inside the piano roll, I would like it if the notes could be mapped to a particular scale. Is there a VST that ...
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Is the beginning of Max Richter's “On the Nature of Daylight” recorded by 3 cellos, or 2 cellos and 1 viola?

It seems to sound like 3 cellos but I'm not sure. However, in another recording it sounds very similar but it shows a non-cello playing one of the 3 beginning voices: ...
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How can I record audio from an MP3 player into my Mac?

so I use a portable audio recorder to record interviews, but it’s microusb port broke (but everything else work), I can still record new files and play the recordings from the built in speaker and 3....
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How do I fix an m4a file that that has no sound beyond the 1st minute? [duplicate]

Now sure how these files got corrupted, they were recorded using the default Android Sound Recorder app. There is no sound beyond the first minute but the file is large showing there is info recorded ...
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How to connect a Roland EG-101 headphone output jack to a computer to record input?

Beginner audio question: I have a Roland EG-101 from the year 1999 and I want to connect it to my computer for direct recording and mixing but I don't know how to do this. The Roland has a MIDI ...
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Microphone type for recording a string instrument in a very live room

Hi sounddesign community! (TLDR @ bottom. Also, If this is the wrong community to ask in, would you please direct me to a better suited place? Thanks!!) I’m a pretty amateur musician, and recently I’...
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Is it possible to seperate an audio file into each frequency of it automatically?

So lets say I have an audio file, "hello.mp3". I want to split this file into all of its frequencies, so if the audio file contains 12hz, 412hz and 200hz, I get files containing those frequencies.
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Record the sound of a pipe organ in the church

I am wondering what would be the right set up to record the sound of a pipe organ in a cathedral/church. If this is the church: + | ---------------...
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Male Micro usb to male XLR cable?

I have a Blue Yeti microphone which has a female micro USB port which I need to connect to a mixer which has a female XLR port. I have been looking for a cable which is male micro usb on one end and ...
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Components of a convincing voice impersonation

Lots of people have tried their hand (or rather, throat) at mimicking another's voice. But what exactly are the things that define an individual's voice, and to what extent can they be manipluated? ...
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Trying to establish a audio connection through an RF box for 3.5mm audio jack

I am testing a Bluetooth audio and setting up an RF chamber setup for the audio device and i have a 3.5mm audio jack output from one of these Bluetooth devices which i need to transfer to another RF ...
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What program should I use to export a MIDI/SF2 to a WAV?

I'm trying to convert some music from a GBA ROM to WAV so I can use them. I've used this tool to rip the music. It's left me with some MIDI files and an SF2 file for the instruments. I'd like to ...
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What is the true definition for the length of a pulse (impulse-type sounds)?

What defines the length of a pulse (impulse-type sounds)? i.e. snaps, pops, crackles, bangs, bumps, and rattles. The following 4 pulses are all white noise sustained for 37 ms, but each pulse has a ...
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Earphones and magnets [closed]

my earphones' right side has stopped working today. I kind of expected it was the wires, but it is not. I have placed the earphones on my desk while playing a video and when I came back to re-test ...
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How to single out a sound

I have a track that I made with a synth patch that I've lost and am unable to recreate by ear. I read somewhere that it is possible to single out a sound if you have one track with the sound and one ...
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Are detachable cables on headphones “more sensitive” to rubbing / make noise in earpads when being touched [closed]

Once I bought some monitoring headphones from AKG (don't remember the model name anymore), it had a decent sound and flat response, they were comfortable and had a coiled cable, but... there was one ...
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AKG C417 L + Zoom H5 [closed]

I have a pair of AGK 416L micraphones whitch have mimi XLR. I got mini XLR to full sized XLR adapters and cant get
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Balanced audio only requires one end to be?

I have a digital piano, KORG SP-250, that has unbalanced output, and a sound card Focusrite Clarett 4pre-USB that has balanced input (line level or mic). I now wonder, what will happen when I connect ...
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i have a 48 volt Innogear phantom power that is causing a thumping noise to be in my recording

so I have had an innogear preamp for about a year now and it is in great condition but it's causing my recordings to have a thumping noise in it I don't know what to do should I toss it and buy a new ...
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Looking to record audio automatically triggered by a signal

I’m a music producer with a handful of outboard gear, I like to play around on the synths making noises for a while. When I go to record, often I can’t recreate the sound or the way in which I want ...
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USB interface low interferences in one PC

I'm having some problems with some (low) interferences sounding through a Focusrite Scarlett 2i4, a pair of KRK Rokit 5 and a new high-end PC with Windows 10. The sound is this: https://soundcloud....
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Yamaha MG20 - What does the “variable mid frequency” knob actually do?

My mixer has four EQ knobs per channel. Two of them are standard EQ at 10khz and 100hz. The other two are for the mid range, but they're different. The lower knob sets the cut/boost, but the upper ...
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Redirect sound from one earpiece into both earpieces of a earphone

I have a fully functioning earphone, which I plug into my computer running windows 10. The audio that I am listening to has a clean sound in the left earpiece, and a noisy sound in the right one. (...
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Remove vocals by combining multiple sources of the same background music? (cancel out differences)

Let's assume the same background music is used at different places in the same video and also in different videos (e.g. documentary series). AudaCity has a vocal removal plugin that works well ...
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How to sync a midi to audio

There have been numerous solutions posted on the internet for this issue, however many of these answers appears to be for older software, with possibly outdated methods. I was wandering what the best ...
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How do web video players alter playback rate?

I've been playing around with playback rate (time stretching) using Librosa in Python. The time stretch implementation there sees to consist of a stft, followed by a vocoder time stretch and then an ...
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Bandpass filter using SoX

To limit the audio file input.wav containing noise mixed with a pure 1000 Hz frequency sinusoidal tone to 995-1005 Hz, using SoX : sox input.wav output.wav sinc 995-1005 However, the volume changes ...
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What would cause a recording to have a completely symmetric frequency plot?

I'm developing software that receives PCM audio data and converts it to a WAVE file. The audio stream has the following characteristics: 16 bit signed integers 6000 frames sent every 1/8th seconds, ...
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How do I recreate this detuned synth?

I've been looking to recreate this sound from All I Want by Rome In Silver for a long time and I can't figure it out, can anyone help? It's the detuned chords in the intro and that come in at the ...
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post production credits

I am a Moscow based Reversioning Producer dealing with the content localization - translating, dubbing, voicing-over etc. We mostly translate documentaries and tv series from English into Russian. ...
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What do you differ to make something sound in front vs behind? [duplicate]

If a sound has two channels and you want to make it sound in front of someone in one instance and behind someone in another instance, what is the difference between the two sounds? Is it the stereo ...
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How to remove anything but speech from 8 hours long file in audacity?

File: 8 hours long. Task: Let's say I recorded my training shift at work. I want to remove anything but human speech from 8-hour long file, in order to create checklists/flow diagrams based on what ...
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DAW for live perfomance with ability to start/stop loops

I'm looking the best option of DAW for a live perfomance. We commonly have several tracks (playbacks and click) which are routed to 4 different outputs. We used to run Pro tools, where we could start ...
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What is the name of this star-sound intro sound effect?

Could anyone identify the intro sound effect for me? I hear it quite often in kid' videos. Thanks.
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Audio drift issue

Some friends and I have started a weekly podcast, and have decided to add video to it, currently we are using Audacity to record audio and an SX30IS powershot to record video. When I place both of the ...
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How much should volume change for an empty room vs one full of bodies?

So tonight I'm doing a film screening. The room is small and will have about 20 people in it. The room is already absorbent, with painted wood on the walls, carpet on the floor, acoustic tile drop ...
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Make Ardour plugin send / receive Sysex

I am using the plugin Dexed with Ardour. The virtual MIDI in and outputs of the plugin are connected to a hardware MIDI interface for this channel. Using a MIDI keyboard, I can play the plugin, and ...
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“Perceptually the ear hears different pitches for soft and loud 100 Hz tone.” - Master Handbook of Acoustics - 5e

After having tried to look for answers as to why the ear hears different pitches for soft and loud 100 Hz tones, here's what I've found : Pitch of the low frequency tone decreases with the increase ...
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New MacOS dropping Qlab audio

Ok so here's the deal, We're running a show on a new mac-OS Mojave version: 10.14.2 (3 GHz, Intel i5 Processor, 8 GB memory) and Using Qlab version: 4.4.4 We have the computer hooked up to our light ...
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Sound source located in a room with opened door and listener is outside

This question has been bothering me for a while, so the situation is next: imagine that you have a person talking to you surrounded by four walls with an opened door and you are as a listener located ...
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Audition Remix alternatives?

Adobe Audition has a useful feature: Remix. Remix makes it easy to shorten or lengthen and audiotrack by analyzing it using a proprietary algorithm - and then finding the best pieces to loop ...
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Sound recognition app or data base

Good day, Is there an app or a database where I can upload a .wma (n file (not songs, but rather sound bites/effects) to help identify a specific sound? Thank you.
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Recreating Iconic Electric Zaps

I am working on some electricity zaps for a spell and have always wondered how these iconic zap sounds were made. I own some quality newer electricity libraries, but none of them have this zap sound ...
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How to route a USB Microphone to an external effects processor and back with low latency

I recently bought a Boss VE-2 Vocal Harmonist. It has an XLR input and output, which I use when rehearsing with my band. It also has a USB connection which acts as both input and output when ...
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Capturing 4 audio channels with exactly the same latency?

I'm looking to capture 4 channels of audio using small MEMS microphones like these, spaced less than a metre apart from each other in a grid to form a square microphone array. [EDIT: This is so that ...
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Is there a tool capable of fixing loops? [duplicate]

I know how to fix loops in music, but I mostly work with noisy files (think engines, electric motors and such) and I usually have to make them seamlessly loop. Sometimes is easy but sometimes is ...
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Running long PA speaker cables parallel to AC 120v lines -

I'm setting up a PA system (LabGruppen 2k watt power amp to two Bose 802 Panaray 8ohm speakers) over 120' 12GA speaker cables in a temporary outdoor tent for graduation ceremonies over three days. ...
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What's this vocal distortion called?

I've heard it called 'vox' once but nothing seems to come up when I search for it. I've tried replicating it with overdrive and sample rate changes but I can't seem to get it.
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What type of adapter combines 2 mono 3.5mm jacks into 1 stereo 3.5mm jack with each mono track on a different band?

[Note: Heavily edited for clarification] My Zoom H1N can record stereo input from a 3.5mm input. I have two lav mics with 3.5mm ends. I want one mic to record into the left channel and the other to ...
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Curious loudspeaker in church

I was visiting a church in the Rioja region in Spain the weekend, and beside the organ keyboard, at the back of the church, there was a piece of furniture, like a cupboard, with a one meter disc of ...

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