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English translation: to layer (a track/take) (over another track/take)

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13:52 Nov 21, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: nappe
Musical context - in a track there is a guitar sound at the front and after this 'nappes' which add a melancholy note.
JMcKechnie
Local time: 07:11
English translation:to layer (a track/take) (over another track/take)
Explanation:
Here is a bit of context for you--in all cases, this is done as a verb in English (one of the interesting features of English is that it tends to use verbs, where Romance languages use noun phrases):

traditional instruments like violins, techno artists realised they could use thesampler to record any sound they liked and layer it over the rhythm tracks. ...

: Info ... the erase head of your 4track, the track will not erase when you record over it again.You can layer take after take onto a single track until it is completely ...

make new sound. I had a tape deck with a broken erase head so I could just recordover and layer the sound that was already there. Apparently, since it was ...
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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 02:11
Grading comment
many thanks for your help and explanation
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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nato layer (a track/take) (over another track/take)
Yolanda Broad


  

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to layer (a track/take) (over another track/take)


Explanation:
Here is a bit of context for you--in all cases, this is done as a verb in English (one of the interesting features of English is that it tends to use verbs, where Romance languages use noun phrases):

traditional instruments like violins, techno artists realised they could use thesampler to record any sound they liked and layer it over the rhythm tracks. ...

: Info ... the erase head of your 4track, the track will not erase when you record over it again.You can layer take after take onto a single track until it is completely ...

make new sound. I had a tape deck with a broken erase head so I could just recordover and layer the sound that was already there. Apparently, since it was ...


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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 02:11
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1551
Grading comment
many thanks for your help and explanation
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