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Time Traveler: The Sound of History

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation has taken their Traveler FireWire audio interface to a place we never imagined: back in time! Todd A. Judge MPSE and Chuck Smith C.A.S., the audio experts of the Foundation's Productions Department, are using the Traveler to help bring 18th century America to life.

"Portable DAT recorders are becoming a thing of the past," says Judge. "We knew something like the Traveler was coming and MOTU was the first to provide exactly what we needed."

  • Published: 2005-03-24 18:30:00

Hear No Evil - In Surround

Steve Parr, chief engineer and owner of London facility Hear No Evil, has been a professional user of Digital Performer for many years. Recently, Steve has taken on soundtrack projects for a six-part wildlife series for the BBC and The Lost Prince, a film by director and writer Stephen Poliakoff.

  • Published: 2005-03-22 13:00:00

NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience

Total immersion: that's what the 3D IMAX theater experience delivers, complete with vertigo-inducing visuals and state-of-the-art surround sound. Composer Eric Colvin, fresh from his recent collaboration with director Simon Wincer on the current Warner Bros./IMAX release of NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience, explains how he produced this landmark surround score entirely "inside the box" using Digital performer and his all-native, MOTU hardware-equipped studio. "Digital Performer and MOTU have served as the backbone of my creative environment."

  • Published: 2005-03-16 16:56:33

Study Digital Performer Online with Berklee College of Music

Berkleemusic.com is the online extension school of Berklee College of Music. Their instructor-led Producing Music with Digital Performer online course takes a detailed look at each aspect of the production process, from conceiving and recording your initial idea, to mastering your final product. You'll learn how to properly set up your studio, how to record and edit for MIDI, and the techniques necessary to develop your dynamic and phrasing ideas into complete musical projects ready for CD or MP3.

  • Published: 2005-03-14 15:02:32

Producing Music with Digital Performer Book and CD-ROM

Working together, MOTU and Berklee Press bring you the ideal companion to Digital Performer: Producing Music with Digital Performer.

"I don't know of a faster way to gain such a deep and intuitive understanding of Digital Performer, so that you can master it and get right to the art of making music."
—Dave Kusek, Architect of the General MIDI Protocol and author of The Future of the Music Business

  • Published: 2005-03-14 15:02:32