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STUDY HARD MOTHER FUCKER!!!
WHAT IS VCA? AND WHAT DOES IT DO?
A:) (Voltage controlled amp.)- an amplifier that is controlled by voltage, which allows you to vary the gain of an amp by an external D.C. voltage. Typically 0-5 V.
WHAT ARE 4 DIFFERENT MODES OF AUTOMATION?
A:) off, read, write, latch, touch....
WHAT ARE TWO MODES OF "UPDATE AUTOMATION" IN TYPICAL DAW'S?
A:) read, write, touch, latch, off, bypass.
WHAT IS RECORD SAFE?
A:) locks out a track from being record enabled.
WHAT DOES TRACK VIEW DO?
A:) views a graphical representation of the automatable parameters.
WHAT IS THE "PLUG IN SAFE" BUTTON?
A:) locks out plug in automation from being written over, or even written.
WHAT ARE SNAPSHOTS?
A:) record or save all the automatable parameters at a specific location or time.
WHAT IS SMOOTHING?
A:) thins out or removes excess break points after a manual automation write.
WHAT IS A BREAKPOINT?
A:) dot representing a single automative move.
WHAT IS AUTOMATCH TIME?
A:) time it takes for the fader to return to the previous point after a write in "touch" mode.
CAN YOU NAME TWO MAJOR DIFFERENCES BETWEEN PRO TOOLS AND LOGIC AUTOMATION?
A:) Logic does not have touch, latch, or trim mode.
WHAT ARE 3 MAIN WAYS THAT DAW CONTROLLERS ARE SET UP TO COMMUNICATE WITH THE DAW SOFTWARE?
A:) eithernet, USB, MIDI, firewire.
IS THE C24 ETHERNET OR MIDI BASED?
CAN YOU CHANGE THE FLOBAL AUTOMATION ON THE C24?
A:) yes you can.
OTHER THAN PRO TOOLS, WHAT DAW APPS, ARE COMPATIBLE WITH THE C24?
WHAT IS BPM? AND WHAT IS IT USED FOR?
A:) (beats per minute)... used to set up the grids to aid in timing of performances.
DEFINE A MUSICAL MEASURE/BAR, AND GIVE AN EXAMPLE OF A TIME SIGNATURE...
A:) is a segmant made up of a given number of beats. examples are 4/4, 3/4, 5/4... something over 4 or something over 8...
WHAT IS FOH?
A:) (front of house)... the main mixing location for a theatre or auditorium etc. where the main house sound is mixed from.
WHAT IS THE DIFF. BETWEEN AN IN-LINE OR SPLIT CONSOLE?
A:) split consoles have dedicated tape returns.
WHAT DO THE MONITOR ENGINEERS DO?
A:) mixes the stage monitor for the performers on stage.
WHAT IS AFL?
WHAT IS PFL?
AFL- (after fader listen)
PFL- (pre fader listen)
WHAT IS A SUB MIX, OR A STEM?
A:) mix of several components of a more complex mix used to reduce the total number of active tracks.
WHAT IS HEADROOM?
A:) the difference between the nominal operating level of a device and the maximum lecal before clipping... ZERO
HOW MANY DECIBLES OF HEAD ROOM DO YOU HAVE IN DIGITAL RECORDING?
WHAT IS A HARMONIC EXCITER?
A:) aural exciter or artificially adds upper harmonics to a track, upper freq, upper harmonics...