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Immersive Sound Production
A Practical Guide

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ISBN 9780367512194
February 20, 2022 Forthcoming by Focal Press
288 Pages 85 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Immersive Sound Production is an introduction to the successful production of immersive sound for live sports and entertainment.

Including thorough explanations of production practices and possibilities, this book takes the reader through the essentials of ambisonics, microphones, mixing and mastering for immersive sound, as well as predictions for the future of audio. This book also examines the technology that will make immersive sound possible for the audio mixer, sound designer and content producer to craft a compelling soundscape.

This book serves as a guide for audio professionals, from aspiring audio mixers, to sound designers and content producers, as well as students in the areas of sound engineering, TV and broadcast, and film.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Future Ready Entertainment Principles and Production for Sports & Entertainment

Chapter 2 - Immersive and Interactive Sound Design

Chapter 3 - Mixing and Spatialization

Chapter 4 - Immersive Sound Production: Ambisonics and Advance Audio Practices

Chapter 5 – Microphones

Chapter 6 – Metering

Chapter 7 – Monitoring

Chapter 8 - Mastering the media

Chapter 9 – Convergence

Chapter 10 - Case Studies: Sports

Chapter 11 - Case Studies: International Sound Designers


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Dennis Baxter is a sound designer and audio architect with over 35 years of experience, having worked on hundreds of live events, including 11 Olympic Games as sound designer (with six Emmy awards to show for it). He is the author of A Practical Guide to Television Sound Engineering (2007).