Audio production

Tasks and objectives

Creative sound design for audio productions, motion pictures and multimedia; realization of audio productions from conception to presentation; critical reflection of film soundtracks and sound design

Selection of topics

Style, eras, orchestration, idiomology; ups and downs of sound design; legal and slightly illegal ressources; introduction to sound editing and adaption; topics around broadcast; design and production of an audio feature; from trailers to teasers - brevity is the soul of wit; silent movies, eminently quiet.

Sound effects

From foley artist to digital mega sound; filmmusic analysis; games, edutainment, CD presentations: sound design for multimedia

Presentation

Filmmusic and sound design analysis of a film clip; several clips for comparison; indications about film(music) dramaturgy; biographic information about the film composer

Head of Laboratory

Prof. Dr. Werner

Laboratory Assistant

Dipl.-Ing. Markus Moser

Laboratory website

 Website of the AV-studio
 

Hardware

  • Apple G5 Dualcore 2x 2.3 GHz
  •  Digidesign Digi002 rack
  •  Digidesign Command8
  •  Digidesign MBox2
  •  Genelec 8030
  •  12-channel mixer
  •  headphone amplifiers
  •  Roland XS10 
  •  speaker cabin soundblocker

 Mobile (partly together with video production)

  • Sony Minidisc recorder
  • Marantz PMD671 Flash recorder
  • Various hand-, stereo- and directional microphones, mic booms, windshields
  • Sound Devices 788T 8-Track recorder
  • Sound Devices 302 3-channel stereo mixer
  • Sennheiser ew100 radio link audio (Lavalier)

Software

  •  Pro Tools LE 7.3 / 7.4
  •  Soundtrack Pro
  •  NI Komplete 3
  •  Logic Pro 8 Studio
  •  Spectra Foo