Recording and Pro Tools Lessons

DO YOU WANT TO GET GREAT RECORDINGS FROM YOUR PROJECT STUDIO?
ARE YOU AN AUDIO ENGINEER JUST STARTING OUT?
DO YOU NEED A CONSULTATION ON GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR EQUIPMENT?

 

There are any number of reasons to book a lesson with our esteemed staff. Get your questions answered and learn the tricks of the trade from an engineer with 30 years experience mixing top national acts!

We offer individual lessons at $75/hr.

We are currently offering a 3 level course to get you on track with recording your own projects!

Level 1 – Recording Technique

  • Introduction to Microphones, Preamps, EQs, and Dynamics
  • Secrets of Mic Placement
  • Setup/Basic Tracking (Guitar, Bass, Keys, Drums, Scratch Vocal)
  • Instrument Placement in the Studio
  • Setting Up Cue Monitoring
  • Recording/Comparing Real Instruments vs. Virtual Instrument & Plug-ins

Level 2 — Song Editing

  • Editing Vocal Tracks
  • Auditioning Different Vocal Mics and Processing Chains
  • Recording Vocals: Recording Multiple Takes, Track Comping, and More
  • Secrets of Track Editing: Using the Different Editing Tools Available in Pro Tools as Well as Programs Such as Beat Detective, Elastic Audio, and Third-party Plug-ins
  • Setting Up Cue Monitoring
  • Vocal Tuning and Pocketing: Tuning Vocal Tracks, Different Methods/Approaches, and Different Plug-ins

Level 3— Song Mixing

  • Overview of Different Types of Processing and When/Where to use Them
  • Getting the sounds you want from the recorded instruments
  • When to use Automation
  • How to use Bus Compression
  • Learn the Best Ways to Use Compression, EQ, and Effects
  • Making the Final Adjustments: Techniques & Methods
  • Mixdown
This is a total of 24 hours of private lessons for $1000 (an $1800 Value!)
We offer day and night lesson times to cater to your schedule

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