Rehearsal facilities and their equipment
Rehearsal facilities were created especially for groups seeking to improve their skills and hone the sound of instruments. The area of ​​the room, as a rule, is not too large,…

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MIDI for the professional
Sophisticated musicians pay attention not only to quality, but also convenience and comfort, as well as compliance with real instruments: full dimension, hammer keyboard. Perhaps they are concerned not so…

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Suite
Suite (from the French Suite - “row”, “sequence”) - a cyclical musical form, consisting of several independent contrasting parts, united by a common concept. It is a multi-part cycle consisting…

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programs

Vocal processing and correction

The sound engineer, relying on the experience gained and the knowledge gained, uses various methods when processing vocals. The timbre, character, style, dynamics inherent in vocals have a direct impact on the way it is processed.

When processing a recording, the sound engineer first of all cleans it of extraneous noise, then the recording is processed by the equalizer, subjected to volume equalization, and various effects can be used in the future.

In the process of recording vocals, extraneous noises and sounds inevitably fall on the track. The first barrier may be a pop-up microphone filter. Continue reading

Color Music – a light assistant for musical compositions

Color and music (light and music) settings are created for simultaneous playback of musical composition and lighting effects. The light effect on the listener may not be synchronous with respect to the music. Thanks to these devices, the music lover significantly enhances the perception of the currently sounding composition.

Color music: from the beginnings to the modern

The great Russian composer A. Scriabin became the progenitor of modern color music devices. For the “Poem of Fire” with his hands he created an apparatus with a keyboard that reproduces color effects. Christmas tree garland also has common roots with modern CMU. Continue reading

Impressionism
Impressionism (French: impressionnisme, from impression - impression), the direction in art of the last third of the XIX - beginning of XX centuries. The application of the term “impressionism” to…

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Theater festivals
March 27 is the International Theater Day. And this means that soon it will be time to take stock of the many long-awaited festivals that took place this year in…

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Cover group "Intermusa"
Every day dozens of tunes are composed in the world. Most of them, having sounded a short time, are forgotten. The best tracks are added to the lists of loved…

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Scherzo
Scherzo (Italian scherzo - literally “a joke”) is a playful character, can be part of a symphony, sonata, quartet or an independent musical piece in a lively, fast pace, with…

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