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  • Sep 25, 2022 - 7:00pm
    Jennifer Mangan & David Newman (James Madison University)

    Jennifer ManganDavid Newman

  • Sep 25, 2022 - 6:10pm
    Rafael De Andrade Moral (Maynooth University, Ireland)

    Professional audio recording typically requires either acquiring expensive gear and software, or paying an audio engineer by the hour at a professional studio. However, it is possible to produce high quality music recordings in the comfort of your own home, using free software and cheaper equipment. In this talk I will present options for software and equipment that are either free or relatively inexpensive, as well as strategies that help improve vocal clarity when recording and mixing your work.