What is a mixer?


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What is a mixer?

In this section we're going to talk about the analog mixer or a mixing board. And whether or not you're going to use this in your setup or not, it's worth learning about and seeing kind of what the different sections are and functions, because eventually you'll see that in software and in your DAW, you'll find a mixing component in there that's directly modeled after the way a mixing board works. So once you kind have an understanding of some of the things on an analog mixing board, you can apply those to your digital mixing board. We'll cover the digital mixing board in depth later. But right now we are going to look at our hardware mixing board and kind of demystify it a little bit.

I know these can be intimidating with all these knobs and stuff. But really, once you kind of think about it in a certain way and kind of break it down into sections, it's digestible, and you'll definitely be able to manage it. So a mixer is used to route or mix signals, inputs and...

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