User:LordSputnik/Recording Use Cases

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This pages summarises all of the things people want to be able to use recordings for.


Distinguish between unique audio

Editors would like to be able to distinguish between two recording with different audio. There are varying definitions of "different audio", ranging from bit-by-bit different to just sounding similar.

Viewpoints


Distinguish between differently mastered audio

Viewpoints

  • LordSputnik: [4]

Identify different mixes of performance

Distinguish between things with different numbers of audio channels

[5]


Sources

http://musicbrainz.1054305.n4.nabble.com/RFC-Improve-Guidelines-on-Merging-Recordings-tp4644561.html