Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-18 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Thu, 17 Aug 2017, at 08:57, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Jeremy Nicoll writes: > >> > You do realise that merging files, adjusting balance etc are all possible >> > with sox? >> > >> > One reason I do that sort

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-17 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Thu, 17 Aug 2017, at 08:57, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Jeremy Nicoll writes: > > You do realise that merging files, adjusting balance etc are all possible > > with sox? > > > > One reason I do that sort of thing with sox is that by keeping note of the > > commands I

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-17 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Thu, 17 Aug 2017, at 01:37, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Thanks... But for my present needs, it seems that sox and audacity are >> sufficient: with sox I record tracks from multiple audio cards into >> different files; then with Audacity I

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-17 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Thu, 17 Aug 2017, at 01:37, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Thanks... But for my present needs, it seems that sox and audacity are > sufficient: with sox I record tracks from multiple audio cards into > different > files; then with Audacity I merge those tracks into one final file, and > have > the

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-16 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Zenaan Harkness writes: > If you ever need more flexibility, or more control over latency, or a > need to adjust individual track offsets ("latency") after the fact, > post-recording mix down sessions, many types of automation whilst > recording, and many other high end

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-16 Thread Zenaan Harkness
On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 11:16:06AM -0400, Ric Moore wrote: > On 08/16/2017 09:40 AM, Zenaan Harkness wrote: > please excuse my amateur wording here. Summary: the best of > > the best is available with jackd and Ardour, for absolutely any > > tricky situation. > > Doesn't jack require an rt kernel

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-16 Thread Ric Moore
On 08/16/2017 09:40 AM, Zenaan Harkness wrote: please excuse my amateur wording here. Summary: the best of the best is available with jackd and Ardour, for absolutely any tricky situation. Doesn't jack require an rt kernel to enable all of it's features?? Ric -- My father, Victor Moore (Vic)

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-16 Thread Zenaan Harkness
On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 01:42:18PM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Zenaan Harkness writes: > > > On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:03:46AM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Apparently, Audacity doesn't let you record simultaneously from two or more > >> sources... you have to

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-16 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Zenaan Harkness writes: > On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:03:46AM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Rodolfo Medina writes: >> >> > deloptes writes: >> > >> >>> >> >>> For human voice, I bought a USB audio card and plugged a third >>

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-15 Thread Zenaan Harkness
On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 03:03:46AM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Rodolfo Medina writes: > > > deloptes writes: > > > >>> > >>> For human voice, I bought a USB audio card and plugged a third microphone > >>> into it. So now I have: > >>> > >>>

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-15 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo Medina writes: > deloptes writes: > >>> >>> For human voice, I bought a USB audio card and plugged a third microphone >>> into it. So now I have: >>> >>> mic1 for piano basses; |__ plugged together into the >>> mic2 for piano

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-15 Thread deloptes
> > > Thanks, I'll have a try. But can we say that all this allows us to do > without > mixer or multi-channel audio interface...? In fact, I suppose I could > even add some other USB cards if I wanted to add more instruments, say a > violin... > > Cheers, > > Rodolfo there are always some

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-15 Thread Rodolfo Medina
deloptes writes: >> >> For human voice, I bought a USB audio card and plugged a third microphone >> into >> it. So now I have: >> >> mic1 for piano basses; |__ plugged together into the >> mic2 for piano highs; | above Y cable >> mic3 for voice

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-14 Thread deloptes
> > For human voice, I bought a USB audio card and plugged a third microphone > into > it. So now I have: > > mic1 for piano basses; |__ plugged together into the > mic2 for piano highs; | above Y cable > mic3 for voice -> -> -> -> plugged into the USB dongle. >

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-14 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo Medina writes: > Rodolfo Medina writes: > >> According to: >> >> http://www.upubuntu.com/2013/05/how-to-record-your-voice-from.html >> >> I record live sound via microphone just doing: >> >> $ sox -t alsa default output.wav >> >> Now

Re: Live recording

2017-08-08 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Mon, 7 Aug 2017, at 23:41, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Fascinating...! But now I got very interested in the multi channel audio >> interface you suggest... Before looking for one to buy, I'd like to >> better >> know and understand how it

Re: Live recording

2017-08-08 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Mon, 7 Aug 2017, at 23:41, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Fascinating...! But now I got very interested in the multi channel audio > interface you suggest... Before looking for one to buy, I'd like to > better > know and understand how it works... They're just boxes which can have more than two

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread David Christensen
On 08/07/17 16:13, David Christensen wrote: On 08/07/17 00:18, Rodolfo Medina wrote: I started with one microphone: I bought an external USB audio card and plugged into the USB port of my computer. Then I plugged the microphone into the `mic' input of the card and started Audacity. From the

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread David Christensen
On 08/07/17 00:18, Rodolfo Medina wrote: I started with one microphone: I bought an external USB audio card and plugged into the USB port of my computer. Then I plugged the microphone into the `mic' input of the card and started Audacity. From the main menu, I selected the `USB PnP Sound

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Wright writes: > On Mon 07 Aug 2017 at 19:56:34 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Jeremy Nicoll writes: >> >> > On Sun, 6 Aug 2017, at 21:09, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> > >> >> M... Otherwise I'll have to buy a mixer. >> >> >>

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread David Wright
On Mon 07 Aug 2017 at 19:56:34 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Jeremy Nicoll writes: > > > On Sun, 6 Aug 2017, at 21:09, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > > > >> M... Otherwise I'll have to buy a mixer. > >> > >> Rodolfo > > > > If you can capture multiple channels'

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Sun, 6 Aug 2017, at 17:18, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> To add a third microphone for human voice (the former two are for piano), >> I plan to use a second PC as suggested by Fungi4All. This way I'll >> continue to do without mixer or audio

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Sun, 6 Aug 2017, at 21:09, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> M... Otherwise I'll have to buy a mixer. >> >> Rodolfo > > If you can capture multiple channels' audio and have them in separate files > on your computer then you can mix them

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Sun, 6 Aug 2017, at 17:18, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > To add a third microphone for human voice (the former two are for piano), > I plan to use a second PC as suggested by Fungi4All. This way I'll > continue to do without mixer or audio interface, till the moment I'll want > to do things more

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Sun, 6 Aug 2017, at 21:09, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > M... Otherwise I'll have to buy a mixer. > > Rodolfo If you can capture multiple channels' audio and have them in separate files on your computer then you can mix them using sox. You don't have to have a physical mixer. -- Jeremy

Re: Live recording

2017-08-07 Thread Rodolfo Medina
deloptes writes: > Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Please, could you explain that?  Suppose I have two usb audio cards, one >> for each microphone.  Will they be plugged together into the usb port of >> the PC? > > It might be also PCI card but you said you have a notebook. > You

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Christensen writes: > On 08/06/17 09:18, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> The cable that made me possible to live record stereo from two mics, without >> mixer nor preamp nor external audio card nor audio interface, is a 3.5mm >> twin-mono-female and a 3.5mm

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread David Christensen
On 08/06/17 09:18, Rodolfo Medina wrote: The cable that made me possible to live record stereo from two mics, without mixer nor preamp nor external audio card nor audio interface, is a 3.5mm twin-mono-female and a 3.5mm single-stereo-male: the two mics plugged into the two mono females and the

Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Wright writes: > On Sun 06 Aug 2017 at 20:21:49 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> David Wright writes: >> > On Sun 06 Aug 2017 at 18:18:46 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> >> The cable that made me possible to live record stereo from

Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread David Wright
On Sun 06 Aug 2017 at 20:21:49 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: > David Wright writes: > > On Sun 06 Aug 2017 at 18:18:46 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> The cable that made me possible to live record stereo from two mics, > >> without > >> mixer nor preamp nor

Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Wright writes: > On Sun 06 Aug 2017 at 18:18:46 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Richard Hector writes: >> >> > On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> >> Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: >> >> >> >>

Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread David Wright
On Sun 06 Aug 2017 at 18:18:46 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Richard Hector writes: > > > On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: > >> > >>

Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Christensen writes: > On 08/04/17 00:06, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> David Christensen writes: >>> What is the make and model of your netbook? >> >> It's an Acer Aspire One, and the model should be ZG8. > > When I go to the Acer support

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Richard Hector writes: > On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: >> >> https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm > > Except that it's hard to tell what size those connectors are.

Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Curt
On 2017-08-06, Glenn English wrote: > On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 9:43 AM, Curt wrote: > >> My understanding is that a stereo microphone is comprised of two >> microphones in a single unit. That's pretty black and white.\ > > There was discussion of whether there is

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-06 Thread Joe
On Sun, 6 Aug 2017 15:37:15 +1200 Richard Hector wrote: > On 06/08/17 13:18, Eike Lantzsch wrote: > > On Sunday, 6 August 2017 11:31:29 -04 Richard Hector wrote: > >> On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >>> Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Richard Hector
On 06/08/17 13:18, Eike Lantzsch wrote: > On Sunday, 6 August 2017 11:31:29 -04 Richard Hector wrote: >> On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >>> Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: >>> https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm >> Except that

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Doug
On 08/05/2017 08:11 PM, Eike Lantzsch wrote: On Sunday, 6 August 2017 11:31:29 -04 Richard Hector wrote: On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm That's 1/4" ~

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Glenn English
On Sat, Aug 5, 2017 at 9:43 AM, Curt wrote: > My understanding is that a stereo microphone is comprised of two > microphones in a single unit. That's pretty black and white.\ There was discussion of whether there is such a thing. And I considered two mics in one device is kinda

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Eike Lantzsch
On Sunday, 6 August 2017 11:31:29 -04 Richard Hector wrote: > On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > > Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: > > https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm > > Except that it's hard to tell what size those

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Eike Lantzsch
On Sunday, 6 August 2017 11:31:29 -04 Richard Hector wrote: > On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > > Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: > > https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm > > Except that it's hard to tell what size those

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Eike Lantzsch
On Sunday, 6 August 2017 11:31:29 -04 Richard Hector wrote: > On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > > Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: > > https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm > That's 1/4" ~ 6.35mm Stereo on one end and 2 x mono on

Re: [solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Richard Hector
On 05/08/17 03:56, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Thanks to all. The problem seems to be solved with such a cable: > > https://www.thomann.de/at/pro_snake_78219_yadapterkabel.htm Except that it's hard to tell what size those connectors are. Unless there's something in the description that I can't

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread David Christensen
On 08/04/17 00:06, Rodolfo Medina wrote: David Christensen writes: One more question that might explain the ring -- do the microphones have switches? They don't. The two ones that come with headsets have volume control wheel, but I don't know if it is for the

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Nicolas George
L'octidi 18 thermidor, an CCXXV, Rodolfo Medina a écrit : > Please, could you explain that? Suppose I have two usb audio cards, one for > each microphone. Will they be plugged together into the usb port of the PC? You would need a hammer. Better plug them in two different USB ports. But that

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread deloptes
Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Please, could you explain that?  Suppose I have two usb audio cards, one > for each microphone.  Will they be plugged together into the usb port of > the PC? It might be also PCI card but you said you have a notebook. You plug them to the pc and you get two separate mic

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Sat, 5 Aug 2017, at 10:43, Curt wrote: > My understanding is that a stereo microphone is comprised of two > microphones in a single unit. That's pretty black and white. Yes. You also get units with more than 2 capsules in them. > Why you would use such a device rather than recording with

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Curt
On 2017-08-05, Glenn English wrote: > I'm not real sure what you guys are talking about, but the talk of > stereo microphones leads into a mildly grey area. > My understanding is that a stereo microphone is comprised of two microphones in a single unit. That's pretty black

Re: Live recording

2017-08-05 Thread Rodolfo Medina
deloptes writes: > You could however go the cheep way and play with multiple usb/pci audio > cards, jack and free audio software Please, could you explain that? Suppose I have two usb audio cards, one for each microphone. Will they be plugged together into the usb port of

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Glenn English
I'm not real sure what you guys are talking about, but the talk of stereo microphones leads into a mildly grey area. There are stereo microphones -- I have one, an AKG C-24. And there are a few others. It's a single microphone in that it's a single object, but it's stereo because there are

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread deloptes
Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Now your mic is a one bucket full of water and you have to pipes (left >> and right) ... where does the water flow? > > It flows left and right, I suppose... > > yes and this one input recorded on (at least) two channels is called mono. Mono means single btw. Good

[solved] Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo Medina writes: > According to: > > http://www.upubuntu.com/2013/05/how-to-record-your-voice-from.html > > I record live sound via microphone just doing: > > $ sox -t alsa default output.wav > > Now I was wondering about the stereo o non-stereo character of

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Curt
On 2017-08-04, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > > Here we seem to have different advices. It seems that sometimes, laptops have > one input hole for both mic and line in. Some of them, as reported by other > posters, can even switch from one to another function. Someone else

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Fri, 4 Aug 2017, at 00:22, deloptes wrote: > > 3) mic2 is stereo. > now way - such thing does not exist - one can not be two .. Wrong. Such things do exist. But they're aimed at professional users. For example, a relatively cheap thing: http://www.coutant.org/m22rp/ (this single body has

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Rodolfo Medina
deloptes writes: > First of all you need to get basic knowledge of signal and audio processing > > One good way to understand things 8especially about electricity is water and > pipes. > > Now your mic is a one bucket full of water and you have to pipes (left and > right) ...

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Christensen writes: > On 08/03/17 05:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> The mic input on my PC [may be] stereo. In fact, it is a laptop, nay a >> netbook, doesn't have a line in and it is reasonable that its mic >> input is also a line in; > > What is the make and

Re: Live recording

2017-08-04 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Christensen writes: > On 08/03/17 06:19, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Jeremy Nicoll writes: >>> >>> What makes and models are your mics? >> >> I can't tell, because they're old and I don't keep their specs. One >> of them was given to

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread David Christensen
On 08/03/17 06:19, Rodolfo Medina wrote: Jeremy Nicoll writes: What makes and models are your mics? I can't tell, because they're old and I don't keep their specs. One of them was given to me about 15 years ago, the other I don't even remember how I have it.

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread David Christensen
On 08/03/17 05:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: The mic input on my PC [may be] stereo. In fact, it is a laptop, nay a netbook, doesn't have a line in and it is reasonable that its mic input is also a line in; What is the make and model of your netbook? My Dell Inspiron E1505 laptop has a stereo

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread deloptes
First of all you need to get basic knowledge of signal and audio processing One good way to understand things 8especially about electricity is water and pipes. Now your mic is a one bucket full of water and you have to pipes (left and right) ... where does the water flow? Rodolfo Medina wrote:

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Doug writes: > On 08/03/2017 08:19 AM, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Jeremy Nicoll writes: >> >>> On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >>> 3) mic2 is stereo. >>> Not necessarily. It might be a mono signal that's been

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Doug
On 08/03/2017 08:19 AM, Rodolfo Medina wrote: Jeremy Nicoll writes: On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: 3) mic2 is stereo. Not necessarily. It might be a mono signal that's been duplicated across two outputs. It's only 2-channel if it can

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 16:45, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Thanks. But all my 4 microphones terminates in 3.5mm, and the splitter I >> was >> talking about is two 3.5mm female and one 3.5mm male. Is this you >> mean...? > > No. Look at:

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Wright writes: > On Thu 03 Aug 2017 at 15:43:15 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Rodolfo Medina writes: >> >> > Jeremy Nicoll writes: >> > >> >> On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> >>

RE: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread larry owens
7 10:07 AM To: debian-user@lists.debian.org Subject: Re: Live recording On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 16:45, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Thanks. But all my 4 microphones terminates in 3.5mm, and the splitter I > was > talking about is two 3.5mm female and one 3.5mm male. Is this you > mean...

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 16:45, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Thanks. But all my 4 microphones terminates in 3.5mm, and the splitter I > was > talking about is two 3.5mm female and one 3.5mm male. Is this you > mean...? No. Look at: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/x1q9MXvjDlM/maxresdefault.jpg That should

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Wright writes: > On Thu 03 Aug 2017 at 15:43:15 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Rodolfo Medina writes: >> >> > Jeremy Nicoll writes: >> > >> >> On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> >>

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread David Wright
On Thu 03 Aug 2017 at 15:43:15 (+0200), Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Rodolfo Medina writes: > > > Jeremy Nicoll writes: > > > >> On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> > >>> 3) mic2 is stereo. > >> > >> Not necessarily. It

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo Medina writes: > Jeremy Nicoll writes: > >> On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> >>> 3) mic2 is stereo. >> >> Not necessarily. It might be a mono signal that's been duplicated across >> two outputs. Is there, as

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> 3) mic2 is stereo. > > Not necessarily. It might be a mono signal that's been duplicated across two > outputs. It's only 2-channel if it can record two separate sounds at the > same

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Thu, 3 Aug 2017, at 13:23, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > 3) mic2 is stereo. Not necessarily. It might be a mono signal that's been duplicated across two outputs. It's only 2-channel if it can record two separate sounds at the same time. You can get microphones which, in a single unit, record

Re: Live recording

2017-08-03 Thread Rodolfo Medina
deloptes writes: > Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> Now I was wondering about the stereo o non-stereo character of such a home >> made recording...  I tried to use two microphones together, plugging them >> together into the PC with a small common connection doubber.  Can we say >>

Re: Live recording

2017-08-02 Thread David Christensen
On 08/01/17 23:46, Jeremy Nicoll wrote: On 08/01/17 14:04, Rodolfo Medina wrote: As much as I can understand, the simplest solution for me to live recording with several microphones is to buy a - say - 6 channel mixer and plug it into the line-in PC entry... If you can possibly afford a

Re: Live recording

2017-08-02 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Wed, 2 Aug 2017, at 08:07, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Jeremy Nicoll writes: > > If you do that you'll be recording at most 2 channels, > > > Mmmhhh... this is not clear to me. Why only two...? Suppose the mixer > has 3 > channels, can't I plug three mics into

Re: Live recording

2017-08-02 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Jeremy Nicoll writes: > On Wed, 2 Aug 2017, at 06:09, David Christensen wrote: >> On 08/01/17 14:04, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> > As much as I can understand, the simplest solution for me to live >> > recording with several microphones is to buy a - say - 6 channel

Re: Live recording

2017-08-02 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Wed, 2 Aug 2017, at 06:09, David Christensen wrote: > On 08/01/17 14:04, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > > As much as I can understand, the simplest solution for me to live recording > > with several microphones is to buy a - say - 6 channel mixer and plug it > > into > > the line-in PC entry... > >

Re: Live recording

2017-08-02 Thread David Christensen
On 08/01/17 14:04, Rodolfo Medina wrote: Rodolfo Medina writes: What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for that, one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some times I will need to add human voice: this requires, in

Re: Live recording

2017-08-01 Thread Fungi4All
> UTC Time: August 1, 2017 10:45 PM > From: delop...@gmail.com > To: debian-user@lists.debian.org > Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> Rodolfo Medina writes: >> >>> What I want to do is recording live piano: I"d like to use two mics for >>> that, >>> one on the grave and the other

Re: Live recording

2017-08-01 Thread deloptes
Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Rodolfo Medina writes: > >> What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for >> that, >> one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some >> times I will need to add human voice: this requires, in my

Re: Live recording

2017-08-01 Thread Rodolfo Medina
Rodolfo Medina writes: > What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for that, > one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some times I > will need to add human voice: this requires, in my idea, a third > microphone... But

Re: Live recording

2017-07-31 Thread Dan Ritter
On Sat, Jul 29, 2017 at 08:16:00AM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Thanks all of you who kindly provided response. > > What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for that, > one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some times I > will need to add

Re: Live recording

2017-07-31 Thread Zenaan Harkness
On Fri, Jul 28, 2017 at 09:11:00PM +0200, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > According to: > http://www.upubuntu.com/2013/05/how-to-record-your-voice-from.html > I record live sound via microphone just doing: > $ sox -t alsa default output.wav > > Now I was wondering about the stereo o non-stereo

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread Doug
On 07/29/2017 01:16 AM, Rodolfo Medina wrote: /snip/ Thanks all of you who kindly provided response. What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for that, one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some times I will need to add human voice: this

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Sat, 29 Jul 2017, at 09:56, Weaver wrote: > How almost all professional grand piano recordings are made, whether in > a concert hall or studio, is with two mics on boom stands, projected > over the strings. Bass on the left, treble on the right: the way a > pianist hears it. As a non-pianist

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread Weaver
On 2017-07-29 18:27, Jeremy Nicoll wrote: > On Sat, 29 Jul 2017, at 07:16, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > >> What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for >> that, >> one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some >> times I >> will need to add human

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Sat, 29 Jul 2017, at 07:16, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for > that, > one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Besides, some > times I > will need to add human voice: this requires, in my idea, a third >

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread David Christensen
On 07/28/17 23:16, Rodolfo Medina wrote: What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for that, one on the grave and the other one on the high notes. Using microphones well is a fine art/ black art. Here are some articles related to miking pianos:

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread deloptes
Rodolfo Medina wrote: > What I want to do is recording live piano: I'd like to use two mics for > that, one on the grave and the other one on the high notes.  Besides, some > times I will need to add human voice: this requires, in my idea, a third > microphone... But even starting with two would

Re: Live recording

2017-07-29 Thread Rodolfo Medina
David Christensen writes: > On 07/28/17 12:11, Rodolfo Medina wrote: >> According to: >> >> http://www.upubuntu.com/2013/05/how-to-record-your-voice-from.html >> >> I record live sound via microphone just doing: >> >> $ sox -t alsa default output.wav >> >> Now I was

Re: Live recording

2017-07-28 Thread David Christensen
On 07/28/17 12:11, Rodolfo Medina wrote: According to: http://www.upubuntu.com/2013/05/how-to-record-your-voice-from.html I record live sound via microphone just doing: $ sox -t alsa default output.wav Now I was wondering about the stereo o non-stereo character of such a home made

Re: Live recording

2017-07-28 Thread Jeremy Nicoll
On Fri, 28 Jul 2017, at 20:11, Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Hi all. > > According to: > > http://www.upubuntu.com/2013/05/how-to-record-your-voice-from.html > > I record live sound via microphone just doing: > > $ sox -t alsa default output.wav > > Now I was wondering about the stereo o

Re: Live recording

2017-07-28 Thread deloptes
Rodolfo Medina wrote: > Now I was wondering about the stereo o non-stereo character of such a home > made recording...  I tried to use two microphones together, plugging them > together into the PC with a small common connection doubber.  Can we say > the result is stereo...?  I would doubt...