Vocab chap 3

Vocab chap 3 - Vocab chapter 3 Audiotape-lightweight...

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Vocab chapter 3 Audiotape -lightweight magnetized strands of ribbon that make possible sound editing and multiple-track mixing; instrumentals or vocals can be recorded at one location and later mixed onto a master recording in another studio. Stereo - the recording of two separate channels or tracks of sound. Analog recording -a recording that is made by capturing the fluctuations of the original sound waves and storing those signals on records or cassettes as a continuous stream of magnetism- analogous to the actual sound. Digital recording -music recorded and played back by laser beam rather than by needle or magnetic tape. Compact discs (CDs)- playback-only storage discs for music that incorporate pure and very précised digital techniques, thus eliminating noise during recording and editing sessions. MP3 -short for MPEG-1 Layer 3, an advanced type of audio compression that reduces file size, enabling audio to be easily distributed over the Internet and to be digitally transmitted in real time. Pop music –popular music that appeals either to a wide cross section of the public or to sizable subdivisions within the larger public based on age, region, or ethnic background; the word pop
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