overdub
I. noun Date: circa 1965 1. the act or an instance of overdubbing 2. recorded sound that is overdubbed <
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II. transitive verb Date: 1967 to transfer (recorded sound) onto a recording that bears sound recorded earlier in order to produce a combined effect

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  • Overdub — ist die aus dem Englischen übernommene Bezeichnung für die Tonaufnahme über eine bestehende Tonaufnahme (Playback) im Tonstudio. Die entsprechende Bearbeitungstechnik heißt Overdubbing. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Grundlagen 2 Die Technik 3 Live… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Overdub — L overdubbing ou enregistrement fractionné est une technique utilisée par les studios d enregistrement qui consiste à ajouter des sons à des prises de son précédemment enregistrées. Plusieurs appellations désignent cette technique, par exemple… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • overdub — [ō′vər dub΄] n. a recording of sounds, music, etc. that is added to or superimposed on another recording vt., vi. overdubbed, overdubbing to add (sounds, music, etc.) to (an already existing recording) …   English World dictionary

  • overdub — 1. verb To record a part along with an already recorded part or parts. The rhythm guitar part is live, but the solo was overdubbed. 2. noun An overdubbed part. The rhythm guitar part is live, but the solo is an overdub. See Also: dub, over …   Wiktionary

  • overdub — v. /oh veuhr dub /; n. /oh veuhr dub /, v., overdubbed, overdubbing, n. v.i. 1. to add other recorded sound or music, as a supplementary instrumental or vocal track, to a taped musical track to complete or enhance a recording. v.t. 2. to add (a… …   Universalium

  • overdub — v. record additional tracks on previous tracks (Sound engineering) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overdub — verb (overdubs, overdubbing, overdubbed) record (additional sounds) on an existing recording. noun an instance of overdubbing …   English new terms dictionary

  • overdub — o•ver•dub v. [[t]ˌoʊ vərˈdʌb[/t]] n. [[t]ˈoʊ vərˌdʌb[/t]] v. dubbed, dub•bing, n. 1) pms hfi to add additional sound or music to an existing recording 2) pms hfi to add (a track) to a recording 3) pms hfi an act of overdubbing 4) pms hfi a… …   From formal English to slang

  • overdub — noun /ˈoʊvədʌb/ (say ohvuhdub) 1. a recorded track which is laid over a previously recorded performance, for reasons such as creating a desired effect, singing harmonies with oneself, replacing a rough or weak part of a performance with a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • overdub — v. & n. v.tr. ( dubbed, dubbing) (also absol.) impose (additional sounds) on an existing recording. n. the act or an instance of overdubbing …   Useful english dictionary

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