Alan Parsons' Art & Science of Sound Recording (2010) 3 x DVD9
Nearly three years in the making, Alan Parsons' Art & Science of Sound Recording is a monumental ten-hour video series. Narrated by actor and musician Billy Bob Thornton, it is divided into 24 sections, starting with a brief history of recording.

Parsons' illustrious career - as a recording engineer, producer, composer and artist - acts as both backdrop and inspiration for the series. Parsons worked with The Beatles on the albums Abbey Road and Let It Be, engineered Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon, and produced a string of multi-platinum hits for The Hollies, Pilot, Ambrosia, Al Stewart and other artists, as well as for The Alan Parsons Project.

This is the most powerful instructional series ever created for music production. The Art & Science of Sound Recording looks at everything from soundproofing to mixing, and from recording guitar, bass, keyboards, drums and vocals, to recording a choir.

3 x DVD9 | NTSC 16:9 | 600 minutes | 21.9 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English, Espanol, Deutsch
Subtitles: none
Genre: Documentary, Music

Fellow professional engineers & producers join Alan Parsons in this top quality, practical, and cutting-edge guide, including Jack Joseph Puig, John Fields, Elliot Scheiner, Jack Douglas, Tony Brown and Chuck Ainlay. Artists and musicians interviewed include Michael McDonald, Taylor Hawkins, Nathan East, Rami Jaffe, Carol Kaye and Erykah Badu.

This invaluable instructional DVD set applies classic, old school recording experience to the modern recording scene, and is certain to be a standard work on the subject for years to come. Along with its fully interactive website, The Art & Science of Sound Recording is a complete course in modern recording.

Related posts:

  1. The Sound of Insects: Record of a Mummy (2009) DVD9
  2. Cymatics Soundscapes and Bringing Matter to Life with Sound (1986): Cymatics Volume 1 (1967), Cymatics Volume 2 (1972) DVD5
  3. Zur Rettung Der Popkultur – Experimentelle Deutsche Musikvideos 2003-2007 (2010) DVD5
  4. !Women Art Revolution (2010) DVD5
  5. Clockwork Orange County: The Rise of West Coast Punk Rock! (2010) DVD5