This unit provides a practical overview of the sound recording process. Aspects of creative production are examined alongside project planning, management and the professional delivery of master recordings to professional standards. Students will gain insight into the recording process through practical recording projects taking advantage of the concert venues and studios and will integrate into the existing musical activities that occur at the Conservatorium
1 x 2 hours class/week
Portfolio proposal (10%), Short class presentation and progress report (30%), Recording portfolio (60%)
Students enrolling in this unit of study are expected to be familiar with basic music technology, including portable recording and computers.