Surrounded AND Ready

Jackson, Blair
August 2005
Mix;Aug2005, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p32
Reports on the development of surround recording into a special art form. Indications showing the medium to gain acceptance and recognition in the industry; Significance of the creation of categories by major awarding bodies that honor surround production; Assertions from surround mixers from each of the five projects nominated for the 2005 TEC Award.


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