Part II The Industry: 16. Recording: Digital Recording

Borwick, John
January 2003
Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World;2003, Vol. 1, p617
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An encyclopedia entry for digital sound recording is presented. This is said to involve the conversion of conventional current waveforms into a new continuous form made up of short pulses. The sounds in digital recording is picked up through a microphone. It presents an explanation of the process of converting music digitally and brief information on recording companies that used digital sound processing.


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