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Can you help identify this sound? Morse Code?

Hi can you help me identify as much as you can about this: https://clyp.it/we020f05
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Passive Rotary Mixer [on hold]

Has someone built a Passive Rotary Mixer ?. I would like to see ideas, experiments that are not already published. Thank you
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Best DAW for Live sound and music production

Over time I have been able to use three DAW which is cubase, logic pro and pro tools for my post production and I have come to a realization that logic pro stand the test of time reason being that it'...
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One of my speakers won’t play high frequencies until volume is raised very high

My hifi has two speakers The left speaker, when I start to play something (after having had the unit switched off for a while) will reproduce low and mid frequencies fine. It will not reproduce high ...
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can't figure out why my mic wont work right

if you guys can take a look at this video and give me any tips i have floureon bm 800 mic and a 48 v phantom power supply i have a feeling its my mic but i dont know any tips will help a whole lot ...
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bm800 mic no sound but static issue [duplicate]

I've got a Floureon condenser mic and cant figure out how to get it to rec my audio all it does is rec static i do not have a power supply with it so that might be the issue please help thanks
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Is there a sound quality difference between RCA (analog) and optical (digital) connections?

All other things being equal, if there's an option for connecting two components using RCA cabling or connecting the same two components using an optical cable, is there any reason to prefer one ...
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How do 7.1 VSS speakers know where the sound is coming from

While playing games like Call of Duty, 7.1 VSS headsets can really enable you to hear where enemy footsteps are coming from: left, right, above etc. How do the headset know where these footstep sounds ...
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The headphone works only when different levels for L/R are set [closed]

My headphones suddenly became strange- the voice was pure. I solved the problem, setting the L/R levels 40/60. That's to say, the voice is OK only on different L/R levels. I can configure it on my ...
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External sound card recommendations for Etymotic research ER-4pt earphone?

Which is the best external sound card should I use for 'Etymotic research ER-4pt earphone' to get awesome sound from my Laptop with Linux OS. Any thoughts on dragonfly black v1.5 or anything else ...
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Recreating a Sound in Serum

I tried to recreate the sound in Virtual Riot - Komputermusik that is in beginning of the first drop (first 5-6 seconds of the first drop) which sounds like a robotic sound. I was pretty sure it was a ...
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Source localization on a laptop

I have been trying to achieve sound source localization for a long time with two mics using the ITD method and have gone through various articles on the net. I want to know if its possible to ...
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How to fix a P2 connection?

I have a X-240 Logitech speaker system, like this one: There is a subwoofer, a "control station" and two speakers. These two speakers are connected by a P2 male cable that connects in the Subwoofer ...
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Is this a piano?

do you know how can I recreate this? It seems a piano. https://www.facebook.com/kygoofficial/videos/886958051367329/
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Podcast Audio glitch from Text Message

I record and edit a podcast for a friend. I use Garage band and Audition for recording editing. The last recording session I received a text message on my phone which was linked to my computer. From ...
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How can I recreate this sound?

can you help me recreating this? (The sound starts 0:06 - 0:13) https://www.facebook.com/kygoofficial/videos/1455768857819576/ Here's another example (The sound starts 0:00 - 0:05)
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Which sound format converts to text in SoX?

The SoX command line program lists 85 sound formats. I need one that converts WAV files to a text format, listing the amplitude values in numerical form, preferably as integers. Which format does ...
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Sound Card Creating Mic Static

I am using a generic karaoke microphone with a C-Media Pci sound card (an older one). If I enable playback, (you can hear what your mic is recording) I hear copious amounts of static. I can find no ...
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help me find the sound effect

I hope you could help me, I'm trying to identify the name of the horn sounding sound effect used at 1:39 [ in that video.
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what is this sound effect?

I hope you could help me, I'm trying to identify the name of the sound effect used at 1:38 in that video.
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Foley Sounds for a swimming pool

Whats' the best way to make foley sound for a swimming pool at a uni without having to book out a actual pool for a whole day? Please help????
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Extract audio from mp4 container without re-encoding or command prompt?

How can you extract the audio file from an mp4 without re-encoding? Mp4 videos are just containers that have video and audio. In theory the audio file should be able to be extracted quickly in its ...
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Requesting tips - Sound/foley workshop without software

I would need some help with ideas for a workshop in sound design for beginners. I'm working at a game company and my boss overheard me talking about foley and decided he wants me to hold a fun ...
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My keyboard recordings sound tinny/low quality

I’ve recently started recording piano covers for Youtube. I use a USB and Audacity to record the audio. However, when I play it back on my computer it sounds more tinny or lower quality than my ...
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Scene sound workflow and sequence analyis

I am writing an assignment about finding a movie scene and analyze it as far as the sound is concerned.I have found much information but I cannot find more detailed technical information, such as how ...
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Conditional math (intersection) to join two audio tracks

I do not want the difference. I want the intersection of frequencies. The problem: I have two audio files. One of the files (A) contains the vocals and drums. The other file (B) contains the vocals ...
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Problems with xlr mic [closed]

So for about 2 months now i've owned a Audiotechnica AT2020, which has been working fine for the whole time i've owned it. It is hooked up to a Newer NW-100 power supply, and uses an xlr cable to get ...
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What does 100Hz 12dB per octave mean?

I have been trying to understand what 100Hz 12dB per octave means in a low pass filter. What does it really mean in full details? Any material can be of help.
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What is this effect called?

There is a type of effect in music which I would like to replicate when making music in Apple Garageband. It sounds as though the EQ is being played with causing the music to sound as though it is ...
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Difference in Hz when recording audio?

I'm trying to convert old cassette tapes to MP3 using a USB device through Audacity. I know very little about audio so I'm not interested in getting into all of the technical stuff but just wondering ...
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How to make wood reverberate less?

I use a "inverted" drawer as a support for my mouse and keyboard, the problem is since it's hollow it reverberates a lot, any thumb on it can be heard from outside my room. What can I do or which ...
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How do I make my interface (or OS) output stereo with a mono mic that outputs on the left channel?

I have a Scarlett Solo interface and I'm using a Shure SM57 mic, plugged in the interface mic input with an XLR m-f cable. The interface is connected via USB to my PC. When I record in a DAW like Pro ...
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Mic plugged in the guitar input does not work

I have a newly bought Scarlett Solo, in which I plugged an SM57 using an XLR to jack cable, in the guitar input. When I handle the mic, I see the LED from the gain knob lighting up, probably from ...
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Approaches/Ideas to Dreamy Reverb

I heard this song Dizzy Wright - "Talk to Me / Don't Hold Back"! I like the dreamy/fairytale effect on the backup vocals. I can imagine it was achieved by messing around with the reverb. I've tried ...
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Reversing accidental use of a noise gate + delete function?

Our group is making a low-budget documentary, and we are not professionals. Hence our sound-editor made a mistake in recording the interviews that we did. She used the apple dictaphone app and had the ...
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How to add Decibels?

I have just started studying Audio Engineering and I have come across a section where I need to add decibel levels together. I am aware that adding two decibel levels together will always give you ...
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Need help to understand the basic components of sound

I'm a software developer and I am trying to understand sound a bit better for a project I want to start working on. Sorry if this is a bad place for this, if needed I can delete and repost elsewhere. ...
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Sound System Setup for Live Band (Acoustic Violin,Guitar & Digital Keyboard)

So I run a local live band in my hometown. Aside from performing, my job is also to find cost-effective sound system from 3rd party. The sound system is only used for my liveband and for the emcee. ...
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Laptop external sound card

My laptop has a bad built in soundcard which is always cracking and popping when I listen to music or use protocols or anything. So I was wondering if an external soundcard would fix this problem?
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MP4 file, Recorded on two seperate devices, One person to loud the other to soft

MP4 file, the sound for the video has been created with two different devices. One person was recorded by a mic connected to a video camera, the other was recorded on the laptop. Now when I play the ...
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flstudio - How to not play sound on placing a note in piano roll?

I just got flstudio and I'm new to it, so I started creating music and I experienced very annoying thing. When I place a note in piano roll, or when I move a note from one place to another, a sound (...
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How to create a sci fi gun charging up sound effect

I'm trying to create a clunky sci fi gun that charges up before blasting someone to bits. I'm finding it difficult on how to create a charging sound effect! Any tips or tricks would be awesome! ...
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Ummet Ozcan - Bombjack: Bass Sound design

I have an example of the bass sound here https://instaud.io/1ePD. Can anyone explain me how to create this bass sound. I guess I have to find the right waveform, distortion, and movement. I would ...
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Need help to identify a sound effect/music

I hope you could help me, I'm trying to identify the name of the sound effect use at 5:07 in that video. If anyone find it you'll get my eternal recognition. Thx for ...
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I have a high pitched squeal that I can't eliminate

I have a PV20 USB sound board with Berhinger power mains and run a laptop for music. I run a VocoPro UHF-8800 wireless mic setup and have the high pitch sound that isn't constant, it just shows up ...
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Sound Engeneering and it's true colour

Could you please give some information about sound engineering? What does a sound engineer do? What kind of profession is it? What are the pros and cons of it? I've always wondered about how it is ...
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Volume enhancement of recorded calls

Audio clip of recorded calls of other side is too low that cannot be heard, means two voices in audio clip are there in which one volume is very high and other is too low. pl. guide me detail that by ...
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Acoustically transparent speaker fabric

I would like to find an acoustically transparent material for speakers and am looking for something with an interesting elegant texture. I am wondering if raw silk is acoustically transparent? Or ...
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Does Maxing Volume On Computer and Controlling Volume With External Speakers Provide Best Sound Quality or Is It The Other Way Around

I have (speaker name) and use them to listen to music. They are connected to my Mac min computer. I have herd people say that it is better to turn the volume on the computer all the way up and control ...
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How does SONOS play 1 produce 360 sound with only 1 tweeter? [closed]

After the presentation of Apple HomePod, I read several articles of how it can become a SONOS killer. The Apple HomePod has 7 beamforming tweeters while the SONOS play 1 has only 1. But since the high ...