Narrow Q When Cutting

Narrow Q When Cutting

Audiotent Tip 396. Narrow Q When Cutting.

When removing unwanted resonances using an equalizer, it's often a good practice to use a narrow Q value.
This way the cut is very precise and has less impact on the overall tone of the source signal.
However, when working on lower frequencies, sharp narrow Q can introduce drastic phase shifts.
Make sure your ears are the final judge to decide the Q value.

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