Audio

The best Audio and Music Technology books covering Audio Engineering, Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Editing, MIDI, Music Business, Dance, DJing and more. Focal Press is an imprint of Routledge.

We publish cutting-edge resources in Audio and Music Technology for every stage of your career, from student to working professional. Our authors include Grammy and Academy Award winners, and our books provide high-quality content and practical, hands-on information on topics like Audio Engineering, Recording, Mixing, Mastering, Editing, MIDI, Music Business, Dance, DJing, and more.

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  • Accessible Filmmaking: Integrating translation and accessibility into the filmmaking process book cover

    Accessible Filmmaking

    Integrating translation and accessibility into the filmmaking process, 1st Edition

    By Pablo Romero-Fresco

    Translation, accessibility and the viewing experience of foreign, deaf and blind audiences has long been a neglected area of research within film studies. The same applies to the film industry, where current distribution strategies and exhibition platforms severely underestimate the audience that…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20
    Routledge

  • Designing Audio Effect Plugins in C++: For AAX, AU, and VST3 with DSP Theory book cover

    Designing Audio Effect Plugins in C++

    For AAX, AU, and VST3 with DSP Theory, 2nd Edition

    By Will C. Pirkle

    Designing Audio Effect Plugins in C++ presents everything you need to know about digital signal processing in an accessible way. Not just another theory-heavy digital signal processing book, nor another dull build-a-generic-database programming book, this book includes fully worked, downloadable…

    Paperback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge

  • Audio Production Worktext: Concepts, Techniques, and Equipment book cover

    Audio Production Worktext

    Concepts, Techniques, and Equipment, 9th Edition

    By Samuel J. Sauls, Craig A. Stark

    Audio Production Worktext, 9th Edition provides readers the best introduction to audio and radio production. It shows how to navigate modern radio production studios and utilize the latest equipment and software. The 9th edition is updated to cover new mobile technologies, digital consoles, and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01
    Routledge

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  • Hannah Rowe, Editor, Audio

    Hannah Rowe is the commissioning editor of the Audio book portfolio under the Focal Press imprint of Routledge / Taylor & Francis. Hannah publishes books across all areas of audio, from the most technical to the most creative, including but not limited to: audio engineering, software and hardware, sound design, immersive sound, music business, mixing and mastering and music technology. Hannah welcomes new book proposals from both professionals and instructors alike, and encourages any prospective authors to get in contact.

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