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Old 11-07-2016, 03:42 PM
terentii terentii is offline
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Originally Posted by Musicat View Post
Although you often read that the tape was slowed down by half or sped up by twice, in a professional studio there is no need to limit yourself to such fixed ratios. All professional recorders I've seen have a speed control, VSO (Variable Speed Oscillator) that can raise or lower the speed/pitch by any amount.
Was this the case in 1959, though?