COM 3270 Audio Production Basic Vocabulary Terms

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1.      Producer

2.      Engineer

3.      Frequency

4.      Pitch

5.      Range of Hi Fi sound

6.      Decibel

7.      Sound pressure level (SPL)

8.      Reverberation

9.      Echo

10. Delay

11. Flanging

12. Compressor/limiter

13. Live room

14. Dead room

15. Microphone

16. Condenser microphone

17. Dynamic microphone

18. Cardioid (directional) pick-up pattern

19. Omni-directional pick-up pattern

20. Hyper-cardioid pick-up pattern

21. Proximity effect

22. Windscreen

23. Overload

24. Feedback

25. XLR connector

26. RCA connector

27. phone connector

28. 1/8 Mini connector

29. Plug

30. Jack

31. Phantom power

32. Graphic equalizer

33. VU meter

34. Audio mixer/console

35. Fader

36. Digital audio tape (DAT)

37. Multi-track recorder

38. Overdubbing

39. Track

40. Pan Pot

41. Send/Return

42. Mixing

43. Mastering