StudioTech Live! 19: Audio Mixers

StudioTech Live! 19: Audio Mixers

We talk about the advantages of using an audio mixer, give an overview of how they work and focus on the controls of a mid range analogue mixer and then show the PreSonus 16.4.2 mixer in use at the TTFN TV studio.

5 Reasons to use a mixer:

1/ Quick control/fix of audio levels
2/ Equalisation of channels
3/ Option to use outboard processing
4/ Multiple outputs (Auxes)
5/ Mix minus

Example mixers mentioned on the show –

Behringer Xenyx 1002

Mackie 1402

Presonus 16.4.2

Hybrids (Audio input for software control) :

Presonus FireStudio