Do You Want To Capture The Best Sound Possible? If you want to get the best sounding recordings the best place to start is by understanding the principles of sound as they relate to recording. By the end of this course, you will : Understand the Main Characteristics of Sound Waves. Be aware of the idiosyncrasies of human hearing that can cause recordings to not sound as good as they could. Understand how and why sound behaves the way that it does. Make better sounding recordings because you will know how to control sound within your recording environment.