Professional Guide to Audio Plug-ins and Virtual Instruments

Mike Collins

  • 出版商: Focal Press
  • 出版日期: 2003-07-10
  • 定價: $1,650
  • 售價: 8.5$1,403
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 656
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0240517067
  • ISBN-13: 9780240517063
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If you are an audio professional needing a complete reference to the complex world of plug-ins and virtual instruments, look no further. Mike Collins, author of Pro Tools for Music Production, has meticulously surveyed the scene, showing what's available and how they integrate into the various host platforms. The book explains the differences between TDM, RTS, MAS and VST plug-ins, how they can be used with different MIDI + Audio programs and shows the range of options available. It also explains virtual instruments and how these can be used as either plug-ins or stand alone products. A must for every recording studio.

The book combines explanations, overviews and key concepts with practical considerations and hands-on examples. The reader will gain a broad understanding of the options available, how they work and the possibilities for integration with systems as well as the end result. The book also includes a section on how to write your own plug-ins and a suggested standard plug-ins portfolio for those wanting to get started quickly.



Table of Contents:

About the author; Introduction; Overview; Optional Digidesign Plug-ins; Digidesign-distributed Plug-ins; Digidesign Virtual Instruments; Third-Party Plug-ins; Waves; Steinberg and Third-Party VST Plug-ins; MAS Plug-ins; Virtual Instruments; Software Samplers; Bitheadz; Propellerhead; Miscellaneous; DSP Cards; 'Roll Your Own' Plug-ins; Key Issues; Appendix


如果您是一位音頻專業人士,需要一本關於插件和虛擬樂器複雜世界的完整參考資料,那麼您不用再尋找了。《Pro Tools for Music Production》的作者Mike Collins對這個領域進行了精心調查,展示了可用的插件以及它們如何與各種主機平台集成。本書解釋了TDM、RTS、MAS和VST插件之間的區別,以及它們如何與不同的MIDI +音頻程序一起使用,並展示了可用的選項範圍。它還解釋了虛擬樂器以及如何將其用作插件或獨立產品。對於每個錄音室來說都是必不可少的。