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Old 12-28-2018, 04:13 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by Arthur McArthur View Post
Great, thanks tompad.

Having the hz value for notes is useful mainly for EQ and filtering. Especially to make low-frequency instruments sit together well.

I.e: if I have a main kick and a sub kick, both with their fundamental frequency at E, I'll play around with their respective EQ at multiples of the fundamental: 41hz, 82hz, 164hz (E1, E2 and E3) to try to get them to sound cohesive. Maybe the main kick needs some E3 and less E1 to make room for the sub kick, maybe I need to put a low pass filter on the sub quick at E3/164hz, etc.
Ahaa, I see. Didn't think of drum as this, interesting.
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