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In terms of electronic music, effects are sound manipulators. The term effects encompasses delays, flangers, reverbs, delays, and more. Typically, effects are found in the form of plugins.
Electronic music is any music created using electronic means. Typically, electronic music is produced on computers or music hardware. SonicTransfer is dedicated to the study, improvement, and enjoyment of electronic music. One of the fastest ways to learn electronic music is through the use of electronic music production tutorials.
Envelopes are used to manipulate a effect, instrument, or mixer control over time. There are many types of envelopes. Essentially, an envelope represents a voltage or energy level. Music applications often allow you manipulate the graph of an envelope to make adjustments to mixer and effect controls. Also, envelope generators are often used on synthesizers and samplers to shape sounds.
(a.k.a. Equalizer). An EQ is a specialized filter that is used to cut or boost frequencies. It is one of the most important tools for mixing. In order to produce professional-sounding mixes, you must understand how to use an equalizer.
(a.k.a. Harmonic Exciter, Enhancer). An exciter is an effect that applies distortion to the high frequencies of an audio signal. It is often used to add a pleasing color to a final mix. Exciters are often used during the mixing and mastering process.
A device that allows some frequencies of an audio signal to pass through unaffected and reduces the rest.
A flange is an effect caused by two identical copies of an audio signal and delaying one of them. This produces phase cancellations that can be very appealing. Flanging is often used to add a little spice to tracks during mixing.
The Fletcher-Munson Curve is a chart that shows the human ear's sensitivity to frequencies at the different volume levels. It shows that humans perceive less bass and treble at low volume levels. You should keep this in mind when mixing.
There are a wealth of free software and training options for electronic music producers.
French house is a style of house music featuring funky basslines, prominent use filters, and, often times, samples of old funk & disco records. Key artists are Daft Punk, Cassius, Alan Braxe, Justice, and Modjo.
Frequencies are the vibration speed of a sound. They are measured in hertz (hz). Most humans can hear between 20 and 20,000hz.
An understanding of frequency is essential for proper mixing. This is because all music is really a collection of frequencies. Your job as a mixing engineer is to find sculpt these frequencies so that they have the utmost clarity.
The fundamental is the lowest frequency of a note in an audio signal.