Audiosonica - Sound engineering
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Welcome to Audiosonica, the website dedicated to sound engineering.

Check out our Multimedia Audio Course: a 21 chapter-long all-round view about Sound engineering.
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Freddie Mercury TributeThe 20th of April 1992 is an important date in music history. At Wembley Stadium there took place a concert in honour of Freddie Mercury, the great front-man of the music band Queen, deceased on the 24th of November of the previous year. The other band-members organized the event, inviting an immense number of artists to take part, for free, in this great occasion to sing their last goodbye to the legendary singer
Recording studio of the day
Swamptone
Features a large collection of vintage guitars and amps. Based in Orlando, Florida, USA.
Technique
Sampling
Sound, as we know by now, is a cyclic variation of atmospheric pressure. A microphone will pick this variation up and reproduce it in the form of an electric signal.
Quantization
Let's now take a step back to the sampled voltage we mentioned earlier. What we have is an electric signal which varies continuously; let's suppose we collect a voltage-sample which, in order for it to be converted into digital, must necessarily be approximated into an integer number seeing that we can't use infinite amounts of binary digits to represent it.
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