Digital Audio Mixing
Getting your mix to sound great is an art, done in the right acoustic environment, with right tools and technique, mixing and mastering is the final step to making your audio projects sound really great.
In this Course we will be using a song project recorded to understand the art and principle behind creating a great mix.
We teach you basic and advanced mixing techniques, frequencies, mastering tools such as limiters, exciters, equalizers, compressors. and understanding the right acoustic space perfect for mixing.
- Windows PC/laptop.
- DAWs: FL STUDIO, SONY SOUNDFORGE.
- Studio grade headphones.
Who is the target audience?
- This course is intended for anyone interested in learning how to mix and master audio projects.
- This course is aimed at Producers with experience on DAWs and audio equipments.
At the end of this course, student will be able to mix songs or any audio project.
- Tuesdays/Thursdays Weekday classes
- Saturday/Sunday Weekend classes
- Students have the option to choose preferred training day
Students that have no Production experience should please enroll for our Music Production Master Class Instead
Starting a Mix
Lets understand the principles and steps of mixing before we begin the mix
This is a practice exercise to test how you can identify a mixed song.
Processing Audio Signal
In this lesson we use the noise gate on Sony Sound Forge to effectively removing noise from the sax instrument played on the song, while explaining the principle behind noise gate`s threshold, attack and release time.
We learn how to apply compression to audio signal to destroy or enhance the dynamic range of the signal. the principle behind the compressor is also explained using Wave Hammer Tool in Sound Forge
This video explains how expanders are used on an audio signal to enhance soft sounds, the expander is used on the sax to bring up soft audio signal making every single note played with the sax more audible.
Your Kick is a very important part of your mix, this lesson explains how to create punch, and attack from your kick instrument using your Equalizer.
In this lesson we learn how to add life to your drum mix through the snare.
Hi-hats are high frequency sounds that adds shine and air to a drum mix, watch and learn how to make your drums come alive with a sweet reverb and Eq applied on it
Toms is an essential part of drums, this lessons shows how to balance and position the toms effectively when creating a drum mix
Mixing the Keys
This class covers mixing the piano by adding reverbs, Eqs and finding the appropriate volume balance for the piano in the mix.
Getting Your Final Mix
In this video, we learn how to create a proper volume and tonal balance of all our sounds played. creating the finishing touches and preparing the mix for mastering.