MASTERING ENGINEERS ADVICE — sample rate

CAN YOU GUESS WHAT'S THE BEST SAMPLE RATE?

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CAN YOU GUESS WHAT'S THE BEST SAMPLE RATE?

So what sample rate should you be working out? There are different ways to look at this. There's not one rule, so let me run through all the different scenarios that I can think of where you can change the sample rate, and give you a bit of advice on that. If you're just recording vocals in and processing, then I would say keep the session at 96, because then the whole process can be done at that higher resolution. If you're a mix engineer, and you've been given tracks at 48, but you know it's going to go to...

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