Music production : a manual for producers, composers, arrangers, and students / Michael Zager.
Author: Zager, Michael.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2006.
ISBN: 0810857049 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Description: xxiii, 366 p. : music ; 26 cm. + 1 CD (4 3/4 in.)
Subject: Music trade Vocational guidance.
Sound recordings Production and direction Vocational guidance.
Contents: Music production. An overview of record production ; The creative concepts of production ; The artist ; Songwriting ; Arranging and orchestration ; Approaching arrangement and orchestration ; Coaching singers and musicians ; Mixing and mastering ; Music videos ; The production process ; Producing music for film and classical recordings ; Producing library music ; Producing advertising music, television, and corporate music ; A brief history of popular music, part I ; A brief history of popular music, part II -- Recording technology. The studio ; Audio engineering -- The music business. A combination of art and business ; The record business ; Business agreements ; CD production budget ; An opinion.