User:LordSputnik/Proposals/Recording

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This page is part of the same proposal as User:LordSputnik/Proposals/Style/Recording.


Proposal

Overview

A MusicBrainz Recording is an abstract grouping of release tracks, and represents the audio in those tracks before it was mastered.

It is usually the case that a recording is a mix of a performance of a work by a particular artist, and appears as a track on releases in one or more release groups.

Examples

These are all different Recordings:

Style Guidelines

Please see the guidelines for recordings.

Properties

Title

The title of the recording.

Artist

The artist(s) that the recording is primarily credited to.

Duration

An approximation to the length of the actual mix, calculated from the lengths of the tracks using the recording.

ISRC

The International Standard Recording Code assigned to the recording.

MBID

See MusicBrainz Identifier.

Disambiguation comment

See Disambiguation Comment.

Annotation

See Annotation.