This is an ONLINE video course.
Please read the FAQs if you have any questions about the course.
Without diving into the science and physics of audio Mixing Music Live sticks to the real world techniques that make up the foundation for everything you will need to begin mixing live sound.
Learn the basic principles that are essential to achieving great sound. It doesn’t matter if you are mixing live music in a club, a church band/choir, a theatrical event or a handful of talking heads at a convention, these basic principles apply to all.
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What Sound Reinforcement is
The Sound System
FOH and Monitors
Signal Flow through the Sound System
How to Patch the Stage
Input Lists and Stage Plots/why you need them
How to Patch the Soundboard/Console
Overview of the Soundboard/Console
Components of the Soundboard
Routing Console Inputs to Outputs
How to achieve Proper Gain Structure
Talkback and Headphones
The Digital Console/Soundboard
Main Surface Features of the Digital Console
Patching and Assigning Outputs on Digital Consoles
Digital Console Quick Start Guide
VCAs/DCAs and Groups
EQ, Dynamics, and Effects
Microphones and Mic Placement
How to Wrap a Mic Cable
How to EQ the Sound System
How to do a proper Line Check and Soundcheck
Doing Monitors from FOH
How to build your mix
The course includes 6 Quizzes and 5 Homework Assignments and a Certificate of Completion upon completing the course and passing all assessments.
You'll also receive additional content including:
Downloadable instrument tracks for learning how to set up gates and compressors, PDFs to assist with lessons, Downloadable MP3s and Transcripts of each lesson, AND Bonus Lessons on Wireless, Sound for Theater, Feedback, and more! + Access to future updates!
Please read the FAQs and email:[email protected] if you have any questions.