Compressors are the most mysterious of all studio processors, and yet they are one of the most important in today’s music production. Whether you’re into recording, mixing, mastering, live sound, broadcast, or podcasts you need to know how to use compressors. In this event Engineer/Producer/Educator Ian Sutton will dig into digital audio compression, basic compressor controls, some advanced compressor controls, different types of compressors, what compressors are commonly used for certain instruments, how to setup any compressor on any instrument and much more.
We’ll teach you step-by-step what goes into getting a great sounding pop rock mix! In this Mixing Pop Rock course we’ll be covering, Drums, Percussion, Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, and Vocals. Effects used such as EQ, Compression, Reverb, Delay and Automation will be analyzed in detail.
How to get perfect rap and hip-hop vocals. Grammy award winning mix engineer Brian Chirlo brought his extensive recording and mixing background; Wyclef Jean Tony Bennett Lady Gaga Amy Winehouse Paramore John Mayer Dipset & more to Pro Studio Live.
Learn from Matthew Weiss as he records and mixes a hip hop song from start to finish.
Learn and watch as recording and mixing engineer Ian Sutton demonstrates how to mix with EQ.
In this class we’ll teach you some of the best recording and mixing techniques used to get professional sounding acoustic guitar and vocal productions. You’ll have access to the raw tracks of the song used in the class, so you can start putting everything you learn into practice right away.
In this video, he demonstrates how to achieve a great guitar tone combining different microphones, pre amps, and recording techniques. You'll learn how to mic a guitar amp, create different sound combinations of heavy metal heads, and how to find the perfect guitar tone with gain, EQ and recording levels. Joey also teaches us how to reamp what you've tracked for a better sound, how to edit heavy metal, and more techniques to achieve the perfect heavy metal sound!
Bob Bronow is our engineer for this post-production audio master class. He works as sound mixer for Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch. In this episode, Bob shares his workflow, and how he uses iZotope RX4 with The Deadliest Catch.