ADVANCED RECORDING PRIMER

BY ROBERT DENNIS

Contents
Introduction - Advanced Recording Techniques    | What Is Professional Recording? | Training The Professional |
Chapter 1 -  Large Format Analog Consoles 
Part 1:     Analog vs. Digital Consoles     | The Front End | Signal Flow and Algorithms | Console Types | The Shortest Path | Attaining The Shortest Path |
Part 2:     Solid State Logic Console Input/Output Strip     | Console Status | Input Controls | Routing Controls | Send Controls
Part 3:     SSL Console Master Controls     | Master Controls |  Send & Return Controls | Monitoring Controls | VCA Comntrols | Communication Controls
Part 4:     Patching     | Patch Bay | Normals | Normaled Pairs | Patching Rules | Direct Out Patching | Buss Patching | In-Line Patching | Send & Return Patching
Part 5:     Fader Automation Basics     | Types of Automation | Basic Automation - Rewriting Channels | Punching In On Automation Programming | The Relative Mode | The SSL 4000 Automated Faders
Part 6:     Achieving More With Fader-Only Automation     | Multiple Channel Patching | Automated Pans | Automated Equalization | Automated Echo Sends | Automation Tip
Chapter 2 - Professional Analog Tape Recording 
Part 1:   Analog Recording
Part 2:   Tape Machine Alignment & Maintenance
Part 3:    Analog vs. Digital Micing 
Part 4:
Chapter 3 - Signal Processing

Copyright 2001, Robert Dennis, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED