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A written report that provides a descriptive outline of the project must be submitted with the practical work. The report must provide a descriptive overview and an analytical critique of the processes and outcomes of the project.

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Each student is required to submit an individually written report in the form of a diarised logbook. The logbook should contain detailed accounts of the events that took place during the BAP160.2 Practical Assignment. It should commence from the planning stage right up to the finished project. The diary should give an account of the day’s accomplishments, whether or not events occurred according to plan, plus an indication of what could have been improved.

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Deliver a 10-minute presentation to peers and outlining the proposed project to be completed for creative project 1. A question and answer period may follow the presentation at the discretion of the examiner(s). Students should demonstrate thorough, detailed knowledge of the subject, reflecting appropriate levels of study and the ability to plan and conceptualise the practical and theoretical tasks to be undertaken for the project. The presentation must be well organised, make effective use of audio/visual resources, and demonstrate the student’s ability to effectively communicate the project objectives and focus to the audience.

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Students are required to submit their own original logbook for the practical assignment. The logbook should contain detailed accounts of the events that took place during the BAP130.1 Practical Assignment. It should commence from the planning stage right up to the finished product. The logbook should give an account of each session’s accomplishments, whether or not events occurred according to plan, plus an indication of what could have been improved.

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The following are useful links and quotes for studio practice from recording/mic techniques to mixdown and post-production for a specific digital studio assignment. In this particular assignment I have taken on the task of recording a song which has the following instruments:

 

• Drums

 

• Bass

 

• Electric Guitar

 

• Vocals

 

• Synth Pad

 

The following resources are research materials to get the best out of these instruments in both the recording and mixing stages of this assignment.

 

DRUMS

 

References:

 

Owsinski, B. 2009, The Recording Engineer’s Handbook, 2nd edition, Course Technology PTR, Boston.
Chapter 8, (pp. 142-184)

 

Web Links:

 

Pictures of Miked-up Drum Kits [Accessed: 22.04.11]

 

Practical Drum Kit Miking [Accessed: 23.04.11]

 

Video Links:

 

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ELECTRIC GUITAR

 

References:

 

Owsinski, B. 2009, The Recording Engineer’s Handbook, 2nd edition, Course Technology PTR, Boston.
Chapter 8, (pp. 191-198)

 

Huber, D.M. 2010, Modern Recording Techniques, 7th edition, Focal Press, USA.
Chapter 4, (pp. 153-154)

 

Web Links:

 

Pictures of Miked-up Guitar Cabs [Accessed: 17.04.11]

 

Comparative Guitar Amp Recordings [Accessed: 23.04.11]

 

Video Links:

 

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