Recording Techniques of the Guitar Masters

Recording Techniques of the Guitar Masters

Book - 2012
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Cengage Learning
Discover the recording secrets of our generation's guitar heroes: Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Eric Johnson, Zakk Wylde, Ted Nugent, Billy Sheehan, Larry Carlton, Stanley Clarke, Steve Morse, Jeff Beck, Leslie West, Robin Trower, Tommy Emmanuel--a total of 30 outstanding players in all. Detailed interviews with these guitar greats explore each performer's recording techniques and offer practical advice for replicating the unique tone for which each is known. Rounding out the text, multi-Emmy award-winning composer, recording artist, producer, and author Brian Tarquin offers a wide range of hands-on information covering topics such as recording gear, mixing techniques, and guitar and amp choices. The result is a text that empowers guitarists of any skill to take their music to the next level!
Discover the recording secrets of our generation's real guitar heroes: Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Eric Johnson, Zakk Wylde, Ted Nugent, Billy Sheehan, Larry Carlton, Stanley Clarke, Steve Morse, Steve Lukather, Leslie West, Robin Trower, Tommy Emmanuel; a total of 30 outstanding players in all. Detailed interviews with these guitar greats explore each performer's recording technique and offer practical advice for replicating the unique tone each is known for. Rounding out the text, Emmy award-winning recording artist, producer, and author Brian Tarquin offers a wide range of hands-on information covering topics like recording gear, mixing techniques, and guitar and amp choices. The result is a text that empowers guitarists of any skill to take their music to the next level!

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This resource for guitar players begins with an overview of the history of guitar recording techniques, then presents highlights from interviews with 30 guitar heroes, revealing their sonic secrets for specific songs and recordings. There is massive detail on techniques for specific brands of equipment. Later chapters give recommendations for recording gear and advice on building a guitar recording room, plus more tips from the professionals on techniques for mixing and effect processing using brand-name pickups, equalizers, and other gear. One chapter is devoted to microphones. About 30 pages of appendices list performance rights organizations, web references, trade magazines, guitar and equipment manufacturers, recording manufacturers, and top 10 guitar websites. A companion website is also available. Tarquin has won Emmy awards for his work as a guitarist, composer, and music producer for TV and film. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Boston : Course Technology, c2012
Description: xiii, 181 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781435460164
1435460162
Branch Call Number: 781.49 Tar

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