Aliasing / Foldover
Fader / Slider
Nyquist Theorem / Nyquist Frequency
SMPTE Time Code
Be able to describe how you would extend the
range of any synthesizer beyond the confines of the given number of
keys on the keyboard. For example, if you needed all 88 keys of
a traditional piano and your synthesizer only had 60 or so keys, what
would you do to be able to record the entire range of the piano?
able to describe the easiest way to sequence record a transposed part
found in an orchestra score.
Be able to describe how
you would correct a wrong note that you recorded in a particular
Be able to describe how you would make volume
adjustments for: an individual note, an entire track.
able to describe the shortcut for recording a repeated passage
identical to the first.
Be able to list the two
parameters affected by the joystick or modulation wheel.
able to describe the difference between Sound on Sound (a.k.a.
overdub) and Overwrite modes.
Be able to list
the number of individual channels in the standard MIDI network.
all, know what the acronym MIDI stands for!
Be able to describe advantages and disadvantages of
each of the following common file types: .mid, .mp3, .wav,