Fully updated throughout this best selling title on surround sound offers you a wealth of practical information, now considered the 'go to' book for those requiring a working knowledge. Concentrating specifically on surround audio, Holman provides clear comprehensive explanations of complex concepts, making this a must have book for all those in the field.
Table of Contents
Introduction, Monitoring, Multichannel Microphone Technique, Multichannel Mixing, Delivery Formats, Psychoacoustics, Appendix 1- Sample Rate, Appendix 2- Word length, Appendix 3- surround Resources, Index
Tom Holman's "newly revised book, Surround Sound, Up and Running provides an extensive overview on the subject. It was written for recording engineers and producers, but technically inclined home theater enthusiasts will gain new insight into how surround sound came to be." - Steve Guttenberg of The Audiophiliac, a high-end audio blog on the CNET Blog Network (July 10, 2008)
"Surround Sound should be the first port of call if you are new to the subject and will provide a good source of reference for anyone already involved." - Studio Sound (on previous edition)