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Connecting Condenser Mic to an amplifier then to PC?

I have BM800 condenser microphone which produces really low volume because it needs to be connected to a phantom power, I don't have a phantom power but I have an old Pioneer SA-600 amplifier. How do ...
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Can equalizing make voice recordings done during different sessions sound the same in volume?

Voice recording made during different sessions are not the same volume. Is there a way to make the volume more equal or do I just have to start over?
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What audio component is this?

In this picture I can see what seems to be two amplifiers, one subwoofer and something that looks like a spray can. What component is the spray can? Is the "second amplifier" really an amplifier?
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Surge Protection Options Audio Engineering

I know basically nothing with about audio engineering and need some help. I just recently bought a Yamaha emx5 powered mixer. What is the best way to protect it from a power surge? Do I need a power ...
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What frequency/bit depth were the Beatles recorded at?

I read an article about how magnetic tape in the early 1960's could only record roughly 100kbs. Does this mean the master recordings of the Beatles are relatively low quality compared to the 768kbs (...
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Are there shallow rack cases or bags?

I'm looking for a portable 4RU rack case or bag with less than 8 inches depth. Everything I look at seems to be over a foot deep which makes plugging things in the back a bit of a hassle. Does such ...
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Looking for a small mixer with jacks on the BACK

Most small mixers (Yamaha MG10X, Mackie Mix8) have the connectors on top. I am trying to fit my home studio into a small desk, and it would be nice not to have to leave that much vertical space over ...
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10-15 dB lower input audio level on audio interface than output level on source

I am trying to record audio from a Philips VR 948 S-VHS Videorecorder with my Apogee Duet 2 audio interface. Somehow the input signal is at -10 dB (or about 10-15 dB lower) on the audio interface (...
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Are FLAC audio files automatically decompressed by music players?

I apologize for the very naive question I'm going to ask, I just hope this is the right place to do so. Suppose I have a compressed version of a song in .flac format that I want to listen to using a ...
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Voice recording over different sessions

I'm working on a project which requires of me to do recordings of text, which I read. I do this once a week. My problem is that my recordings are inconsistent and, when I come up with new material, I ...
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Ho to normalize my TV audio to M-AUDIO speakers? [on hold]

I don't know if this is the best site to ask it for. I have RCA audio output from my Samsung TV to M-AUDIO speakers, the sound is perfect if I play PlayStation and other consolles games, but it's ...
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How do I make this airy pad sound?

At the beginning of this track, it starts with an amazing airy pad, which I have no idea how to design. I have sylenth, spire, serum and vps avenger, I would appreciate it if someone could suggest ...
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Isolating audio that is the same between 2 tracks [duplicate]

Let's say I have 2 audio tracks (A + B) and (A + C), I know that I can invert one of these tracks and get the difference between these 2 tracks (B + C). Is there anyway of comparing them to return the ...
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Could someone please help me identify this (passive) speaker/sub & tools necessary to utilize it? [on hold]

Only identifying quality is the signature on the bottom right of the sub but virtually impossible to search. It has two XLR connections in the back. Does anyone know what would be needed to power ...
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Cloud music player recommendations [on hold]

I store music mp3 files in my Dropbox cloud drive in order to access them from anywhere. I've been using the free version of CloudBeats to play music from an iPad, with mixed results. (It's slow and ...
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How to decrease the volume of an audio file in Adobe Animate 2019?

I'm editing an audio file manually, decreasing its volume, and then I'm importing it to Adobe Animate 2019. But the volume of the file never changes in Animate. It doesn't matter what software I use ...
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Apple Logic with Universal Audio Apollo-Record Wet and Dry Tracks and Headphone Monitor Wet?

First time poster here on sound design. I am working on integrating my Universal Audio Apollo with my Apple Logic DAW and having some difficulty routing the following setups: Guitar -> Apollo HiZ ...
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8 channel pass through on Behringer XAir XR18

I am trying to use a Behringer XR18 as a passthrough for recording and live sound. I want route 8 channels from the 8 inputs to 8 outputs for the sound guy while recording 8 channels to Reaper ...
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Connecting Playback Audio Source to S16 connected to X32

I am trying to run audio from my ipad via multitrack usb through the s16 which is connected to my x32. is this possible? I can currently connect via usb my ipad directly to the x32, but the problem ...
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Adobe Audition - How to export csv file of markers list and import it to MS Excel

I tried to import a csv file into MS Excel exported from Adobe Audition but dont show the end time of the marker. Now I explain how I export the csv file from Audition : I select all list of markes ...
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How to create the uplifter sound effect in some Kawaii Future Bass music?

Some Examples: 0:50~1:00 0:30~0:37 How can I create it with basic synthesizers and filters.
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What would cause Ableton Midi driven Audio recording Latency to be different across multiple synths?

What would cause Ableton Midi driven Audio recording Latency to be different across multiple synths? I have a setup with my Edirol UA101 USB Audio interface sending Midi on channel 1 to a passive ...
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Monitor speakers and distance from the walls

I got some monitor speakers for my studio (Yamaha HS8), but they seems to sound better if I keep them 4 or 5 feet from the walls. When I move them near the walls they don't sound equally good. Does ...
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small sound room for testing [closed]

top of the day to everyone. i'm a mechanical engineer so designing a small sound proof room is easy. the project i've been assigned is to record sound Db & frequency's in a range of 12khz to 18khz....
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Automatic mic level control for PA

I have a conference room that's big enough to require some voice amplification (15x7 m, seats ~50 people, acoustics not optimal with hard walls and a low ceiling). We currently use an ordinary analog ...
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Is there a risk to leaving my headset always on? [closed]

I use my computer 10h a day, and am usually listening to music by having it connected to my amp. However I also have a headset (AKG k271 MKII), and I have a habit of leaving it plugged in, just in ...
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Ogg metadata: cover art tag

I'm a software development and newbie in audio engineering topics. I ran Icecast audio stream server and would like to show cover art audio tag to website users. Stream format is Ogg. The problem is - ...
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How do you change the equalisation of an individual song/audio?

I've been looking for weeks, and I have nowhere else to turn to. I really thought this would be very simple to find, but I'm looking for any type of software that has a 5 band equaliser, that allows ...
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How do you re-create the brightness and higher harmonics on top of a sine in this bass? (Shadow Child - 23 or AC Slater Final Fantasy)

On the bass patches for both Shadow Child - 23 (around 1:30) and AC Slater - Final Fantasy Original Mix(from the beginning) they have a clean bright harmonic I'm having trouble recreating. How do they ...
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How do Channel Sub-groups work?

Stupid Question sorry. I'm trying to grasp subgroups. Analog board (see below) So I have the four subgroup faders, (1-4) and an example channel fader on 16. Let's say I have drums on channels 1 to 5,...
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How do i connect my PA subwoofer and Rokit speakers to my computer? [closed]

Basically, I have behringer eurolive b1200d-pro subwoofer (https://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/B1200DPRO--behringer-eurolive-b1200d-pro-500w-12-inch-powered-subwoofer) and a pair of KRK Rokit 5 G4 ...
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How do you use a piezo-electric sensor or accelerator to measure sound?

In my application, I need to analyze and differentiate the sound of two objects. One objects makes a high frequency pitch at 5khz which I'd like to detect. The other object tend to make sound around ...
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What is the use of an insert slot in a sound mixer?

What is the use of insert slot on a sound mixer.
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Encoding with explicitly defined 'high quality' regions within variable bit rate lossy audio

I am personally happy with absolutely trash audio quality when listening to podcasts, and frequently skip music, but have noticed many podcast producers will use high CBR* or overly high quality VBR ...
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How to connect subwoofer, loudspeakers and monitor speakers with 2 output only from the mixer?

My mixer has only two outputs: one for the loudspeakers and one for the monitors. My active loudspeakers and active monitor speakers are already connected to these 2 outputs and work fine. Now I ...
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How to compute key of a song? [migrated]

I'm looking for a precise way to compute the key of a song. BPM would be cool too. Analog is ok. I tried to approach it from the DFT angle, but got stuck and can't really put a finger on what's the ...
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Recreating the Bass sounds of Daft punk's Voyager and Avicii's Peace of Mind

I was trying to recreate the quite similar Bass sounds of Avicii's Peace of Mind and Daft Punk's Voyager. I suspect they used a saw wave and pushing the resonance on the filters, but I fail with my ...
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Computer does not register MIDI signal C4 and D4, all the other keys are working fine, could the problem be the cable or the keyboard

Today for the first time I tried to connect my keyboard (Hohner PSK50) to the computer. I made the connection by using this cable. (A simple MIDI to USB). Drivers were recognized and when I tried to ...
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Is it better a wall close to the sound source or far from it, for max db reduction?

Suppose a sound has to go from point A to B and there is a wall in between: A -------||--------->B Is the volume of the sound reaching B louder if the wall is close to A or if the wall is close to B?...
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TRS or XLR to TRS? which one?

I wanted to get the xlr to trs cable but i dont know if there will be a sound quality difference between the xlr to trs and the trs. I assume this is a dumb question but i want to make sure.
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Is there any difference between S/PDIF vs USB in terms of audio quality? If yes, then why?

Why are there discussions on the internet S/PDIF vs USB regarding sound quality if both transmit digital signal? Wouldn't be there literally no difference? Let's take this example: https://www.reddit....
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Make samples using videos

I'm currently looking for make engine sounds samples using YouTube videos. Do you think is possible to sample this type of video? (Ex at 0:20 or 0:35) I think the ...
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WAV - Bytes per video frame

I hope this question will be interpreted more as the nature of maths than the coding examples provided within: Using the ffmpeg-fluent library for Node.js I'm able to extract PCM (WAV) audio. I've ...
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Blue Snowball Ice usb mic has echo sound

I use the Blue Snowball Ice usb mic. I have put mic around 6 - 12 inches from my mouth. I have used screen cast ometic Normalize and Reduce Noice functionalities of that tool. But I can hear a big ...
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How can I record from the output of a Yamaha 400BT PA system?

The Yamaha 400BT PA system seems not to have digital input/output. My hope was to get the signal via usb directly into my laptop, but I don't think I can do that here. But yet in the old 400i there ...
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Can the Line-in jack be used for an external microphone?

Is there any way to use a microphone in a Line-in jack (e.g., with a pre-amp, phantom power, etc.)?
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Voice inversion plugin

Is there a plug-in available for Audition that will split and frequency invert (not phase invert) an audio signal, in the style of this post: http://www.windytan.com/2013/05/descrambling-voice-...
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Laptop won't detect condenser microphone

I have recently purchased a condenser microphone and a mixer which supports phantom power. I connected the microphone to the mixer and then connected the mixer with my laptop by using RCA. The green ...
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Ideal Headphone (In-Ear) Target Response Curve

What is the ideal headphone target response curve? I have learned that for a flat sound projected in front of a person, our ear canal has a natural resonance at around 3kHz. But I've also seen the ...
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Add multiple kits to Drum Rack?

How can I add multiple drum kits to a rack? It looks like I could just drag/drop over a section of the "keys", but it keeps dropping over the "default" C Scale...How can I drop multiple on the same ...

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