In this course you will learn the very practical methods of recording and editing vocals used in professional recording studios across the world.
Whether you are producing in a bedroom or a state of the art recording studio, here we focus on the things that make the biggest impact on your vocals.
Taking you through each step of the vocal recording process in an informative and charismatic fashion, Jay Picasso (Stormzy, Izzy Bizu, Plan B, SneakBo, Wayne Woodward, Sony Music, Universal Music, Warner Music) explores the most effective methods and innovative techniques employed by some of the world's top producers and engineers in studios across the globe.
Recording, comping, editing and mixing are the four main pillars of vocal production. Each section is explored in great detail, explained in simple terms.
This course will also offer you the opportunity to apply your own techniques to the curriculum, empowering you to utilise your own skill set and methods to generate results. Answering all the questions any aspiring music producer needs to know about the vocal recording process, this course is extremely practical.
Setting Up Your Microphone , Developing Microphone Techniques, Capturing Vocal Takes, Vocal Layering.
The Classic Comping Method, Cleaning Vocals, Time Stretching & Flexing Vocals, Breath Control.
Auto Tune Vs Pitch Corrector, Flex Pitch( Logic X only) Melodyne.
EQ, Compression, Layering & Spacing (Pan), FX (Reverb, Delay etc)
Learning to record great sounding vocals is just the start. As you continue through the modules you will learn the deeper aspects of production techniques, and learn the fundamental principles behind the art of vocal production. By the time you have completed this course your vocal recordings will be radio/broadcast ready.
First and foremost, you will be prepared for the wider world of recording studios. Equipped with your new skill set you will be armed with the modern tools required to work in any modern recording studio.
The course should take between 1-2 weeks to complete depending on level of experience. Once enrolled all materials are yours to keep for a lifetime; in addition, you will be given access to the Facebook forum in which students share, communicate and give feedback to any works you submit. There are also lots of supporting tutorials that you will be given access to upon request.