Audio Technical Articles

This collection of essays and technical articles are located on the internet server of the The University of California, Santa Cruz.

Acoustics

The Numbers of Acoustics
Room Modes
Acoustics for Music
Acoustics of Home Studios

Analog

Analog Tape Recorders
Analog Recording of Sound

Audio & Sound

Basics of Sound
Decibels
Dynamic Range
Harmonic Motion
Hearing & Perception
Measuring Audio
Sound Spectra   taking the waveformapart

Digital

Basics of Digital Recording
Digital Synthesis
Digital Recorders  | The ADATThe Sony PCM 2300 DAT Waves from Numbers

Electronics

Basic Electronics
Reading Schematics
Impedance
Ohm's Law
Power Calculations
Making Connections
Grounding
 

Equipment

Basic Instruments  un-electronicmusical instruments
Microphones | directional | proximity effect
MIDI
Mixers
Moog Synthesizers
Sampled Sound Processors
Signal Processors   messing withthe sounds
SMPTE and Video  in the electronicmusic studio

Mathematics of Electronic Music