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Digital Sound and Music

Digital Sound and Music

Handouts and step-by-step lab activities for a short course in Digital Sound and Music. Introduction to digital sound recording and playback. Digitizing sounds with a microphone and from a tape recorder. Use of sound processing software to edit, amplify, display sounds graphically, and change file formats. Downloading sounds from the internet. File formats and sound player programs for au, wav, aiff, and mp3 files. Playing sounds in Web pages, slide shows, and Powerpoint presentations. constructing an audible alphabet book. Copying songs to your hard disk from audio CDs. Recording (burning) custom audio CDs from sounds and music files on your hard disk. Converting audio tapes and vinyl records to audio CDs. Reducing noise in old recordings. Making slideshows with backgrouond music. MIDI:... Show More
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Koshy Skaria
Koshy Skaria (Student)
11 years ago
Outstanding website. Lots of information related to digital sound and music. Very useful resources for personal use and for my training programs.
Ali Afshar
Ali Afshar (Student)
11 years ago
This is a valuable source for recording digital sound and music, because it gives a detailed description of the steps need to be taken. It covers working with the most common sound recording software in the market.
Carol McGregor
Carol McGregor (Student)
11 years ago
This looks like it could be very useful as a teaching tool for instructors not familiar with this technology
aaron eden
aaron eden (Staff)
11 years ago
Wow! This is complete, updated, and a great skill builder for working with digital audio, even for those of us who feal relatively proficient.
Allyn Bushlow
Allyn Bushlow (Staff)
11 years ago
This is a great process at an appropriate level for high school students. Thank you for the thoughtful, useful information.
ali abueisa
ali abueisa (Student)
11 years ago
My comments: outstanding rating Thanks Mr. Thomas O¿Haver for the information. I learned a lot from this article which is digital sounds and music. The three links are very helpful. These links are: -Arts/Music/Music Technology - Education/Teaching and Technology/Selecting and Using Tools/Multimedia Tools - Science and Technology/Information Technology/Information Literacy

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I really like the three links that you gave a bout the topic. These links offered me great help. The links are: -Arts/Music/Music Technology - Education/Teaching and Technology/Selecting and Using Tools/Multimedia Tools - Science and Technology/Information Technology/Information Literacy
Peter Kelly
Peter Kelly (Student)
11 years ago
Thank you for this excellent source of detailed instructions and information.