Audio Recording II Week 6

The previous weeks saw the introduction to both frequency based and amplitude based processes. This week we will focus on the third major category of audio effects processing, Time-based effects. More specifically, this week we will discuss Delays and Reverbs.

One of the most important distinctions between time-based and amplitude or frequency based processing is how they are used in practice. In most cases, amplitude and frequency based effects will be used as channel inserts directly on the effected audio's tracks. Time-based effects will generally be bussed to out of sends. This takes place for several reasons: