October…Get Out and Record!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Thanks you for indulging us as we tried a different approach last month. We feel it’s important to break out of tunnel vision every once in a while,…

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Dynamics…What’s Your Range?

Monday, June 3, 2013
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For June, we’ve chosen to focus on the theme of “Dynamics.” As the title of this post implies, we don’t think of this topic as narrow or specific….

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In Consideration of Time…

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
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April has ended and May has begun. No matter what we do, or how we may try to control it, time continues to march forward at its own…

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Designing Sound Discussion Group Archive

Monday, April 29, 2013

While we haven’t done an inordinate number of them so far, we’ve created a page to give you quick access to all of the recordings of previous Designing…

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DSP Anyone?

Monday, April 1, 2013
Photo by flickr user jm3

April is here, and with it comes our next featured topic. This month, we’re going to be delving into the world of DSP environments…Max/MSP, Pure Data, Supercollider, Csound,…

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New Events Calendar

Monday, March 18, 2013

First, to all of those who responded to our survey, we’d like to say, “Thank you!” We’ve poured through all of your responses, and we take your comments…

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The Intersection of Sound Design and Music

Friday, March 1, 2013
...bonus points if you can figure out the song those two measures on the top staff come from!

This is a conversation topic we see pop every once in a while…the blurring lines between music composition and sound design. When you stop to think about it…

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Designing Sound Reader Survey

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
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Along with the new site, we’re tying to further refine how we develop content. We would really appreciate it if you’d be willing to spend 10 minutes filling…

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Server Move This Weekend

Friday, February 22, 2013

We just wanted to give you a heads up that we’re migrating servers this weekend. The move will give us a lot more direct control over the site’s…

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It’s Time to Talk About the Loud!

Friday, February 1, 2013
Image by flickr user Cubosh (Chris Dlugosz)

It’s February 1st. That means it’s a new month with a new featured topic. This time around, we’ll be digging into the subject of loudness metering. When we…

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