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Facts about music – history, invention, and interesting things about musical instruments.

Mono vs Stereo Recording: Difference, Comparison, Facts & Purposes

Mono vs Stereo Recording: Differences & Purposes | MusicGearo.com

Understanding the difference between mono or stereo can help you craft mixes with more depth and space. The main difference between a mono (monophonic) and stereo (stereophonic) recording is the channel numbers used in recording and playback. With a mono signal, we only need a single audio channel to playback the sound. With a stereo signal,  we …

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What’s The Difference Between Open & Closed Hi-Hat And Ride Cymbal?

Main Differences Between Open & Closed Hi-Hat And Ride Cymbal | MusicGearo.com

Understanding the main differences between open and closed hi-hats and ride cymbals can help add a realistic element to your productions. Hi-hats and rides are both cymbals, and they are both used to play steady musical patterns, though their tonal characteristics are what separates them. Hi-hats are made out of two cymbals that sit atop …

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Guitars – History, Invention, Interesting Facts And Most Expensive Guitar

Guitars - History, Invention, Interesting Facts And Most Expensive Guitar | MusicGearo.com

The guitar is an ancient yet ever-evolving instrument whose history spans back thousands of years. Although there is still much debate around the history of the guitar we know today, it is clear that humans have been using string instruments since ancient times. The history of the guitar took shape in Medieval Spain, though it wouldn’t …

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