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What EQ's have an octave notch?

Assuming we're thinking about the same thing, it's not octaves, it's harmonics. The difference being that harmonics are doubles of the original harmonic, meaning for example the first overtone of ...
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What software can I use in order to extract this pattern from music?

As you mention that you have experience in programming, the Essentia library might fit your need. Essentia is an open-source C++ library for audio analysis and audio-based music information ...
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What are the correct audio levels for Voice and Music in a web promo video?

I find what coaxmw says to be true when I don't have a lot of music, so with primarily voice over. Regardless of Lufs and other standards for loudness, you should be mixing/leveling with your ears not ...
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What are the correct audio levels for Voice and Music in a web promo video?

There aren't really an "correct" levels for the web. I will usually make the web version of commercial hit around -16 to -18 lufs throughout the spot with peaks around -2dbfs. It seems like most ...
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What software can I use in order to extract this pattern from music?

Processing has good sound libraries such as Minim and apparently a new factory library check this link.
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Famous songs recorded and edited with Audacity?

Four Tet regularly uses Audacity and to answer Clark's question, familiarity with the software.
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Shock Mount - Why use elastic?

Coil springs go 'boing' ;-) Elastic doesn't. Seriously, metal springing will transmit noise where elastic will damp it much more quickly. Fabric-wrapped elastic even more so, as the fabric aids the ...
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What is the true definition for the length of a pulse (impulse-type sounds)?

For an application such as this, I think that measurement of the pulse width can be somewhat arbitrary as long as you are measuring all pulses in the same way. For instance, pulses of 200ms or longer ...
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How can i remove noise from sound coming from my computer mic jack ?

Computers' built-in sound devices are notoriously cheap & cheerful... & noisy. The only real 'fix' would be to invest in a reputable outboard device, connected over USB.
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Question about the Haas Effect

His wording is confusing, but he does mean that the two channels, the original and the duplicate, should be panned hard left and right. The whole point of using the Haas effect is to maintain the even ...
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Famous songs recorded and edited with Audacity?

Sure, there are plenty of recordings done with Audacity, but why would a professional use it while there are many more functional programs available? In a pinch, it would work well enough.
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Mid-range Frequency Mixing

Well , this is one of the most difficult issues , the midrange. First of all , you mention that you mix for 10 years? i mean.. room balance & monitoring is one of the most important things , ...
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What factors play into how piercing a percussive sound is?

The thing with a metronome, is you want it to keep rhythm, but you don't want it to influence the music in any other way. That's why a 'tick' sound is used, it's a simple time-keeping sound as opposed ...
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What EQ's have an octave notch?

Izotope Rx4 hum removal. Lots of other great audio repair modules besides that as well. https://www.izotope.com/en/products/audio-repair/rx/features/
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What are the correct audio levels for Voice and Music in a web promo video?

Take a look at a selection of promo videos - there are as many approaches as videos, some trying to have the vocals punch through a mix, some that want to make music the forefront at all times etc. ...
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