Intro To Mastering

“One step further in the never ending quest for that sound”

In order to create professional sounding recordings that hold their weight on multiple sound systems, then you’ll need to understand the process of mastering. Led by mastering engineer, Blake Bickel, this course will walk students through the fundamental concepts involved in mastering. Participants are introduced to processes like Multi-band compression, Limiting, Expanding, Maximizing, Normalization, Stereo image processing, and more.

If you’re sick of home recordings that sound great when you’re making them, but fail to translate into real world listening environments, then this course is for you.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Optimizing your levels
  • Multiband compression
  • Using EQ & filtering
  • When to master & when to re-mix
  • Normalizing & limiting
  • Compression & expanding
  • Stereo image processing
  • Sample rate conversion

Next Workshop: Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Where: Vertigo Productions – North Seattle
Cost: $150 (max class capacity 6 students) 
Class length is 4 hours starting at 9 A.M. ending at 1 P.M.  $100 non-refundable deposit required to reserve your spot.

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Via Telephone: 503 – 836 – 7744