All in the Mix
Fundamentals, Mixing Monitors, and Sound Check
Setting Gain Structure
You must get the gain settings correct at each mixer channel in order to deliver a clean signal to the rest of the chain. You can boost the fader up as high as you want, but if the trim is off you’ll get nothing but noise. Conversely, if you have the trim way up and the fader way down, the chances for distortion are much higher. In addition, it is as important to concern ourselves with setting our gain structure so that it ...