Music Mixing Evolution - Take your Mixes to the Next Level!

Learn everything you need to make great mixes
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Instructed by Rejean Godbout Music / Production
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  • Lectures 59
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

This mixing evolution course is an intermediate course for musicians, artists, home studio’s owners, mixing engineers and producers seeking to improve their mixing skills. Throughout the course, I will cover techniques used by executive engineers throughout the world, and walk you through a step-by-step process for creating great mixes in your home studio.

You'll learn different approach of mixing, equipment basics, organizing and managing a mix session, shaping sound techniques, acoustic space like reverb and delay techniques, automation and some other powerful techniques used in mixing.

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What are the requirements?

  • PC or MAC, Pro Tools, Flash Player current version, Quick Time current version, Adobe Reader current version

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You'll learn different approach of mixing, organizing and managing a mix session, shaping sound techniques, acoustic space like reverbs and delays techniques and automation. At the end of the course you'll be able to apply these concepts and techniques in your mixing projects.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is for musicians, artists, home studio's owners, mixing engineer and producer who want to take their mixing skills to the next level.

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

01:59

Introduction to the course

Section 1: Introduction to the course:
01:52

Welcome to the course overview. I wanna give you an idea of what we`re going to cover in this course. There are seven sections covering a complete mixing session from beginning to end.

00:33

Welcome to the Mixing Evolution Course

01:10

Learning how to use this course

00:59

I'm talking a little bit about me.

Section 2: Planning
00:28

Understanding the importance of a good planning

01:26

Recognizing elements that make a good mix

00:30

Understanding the importance of a good listening environment

Listening Environment
04:03
01:08

Learning how to find the sweet spot in your studio

Speakers Placement
00:58
01:12

Understanding and using good reference material

00:25

In this section, I addressed the importance of creating a better workspace for making music. As an extension of this issue, I also discussed the importance of having a reference library of music you can trust in any listening situation.

Mixing requires that you have a predictable environment that is optimized to help you make the best decisions. Developing an appropriate workspace is key. Take your time doing these essential first steps. They will create a solid foundation for all your mixing work to come.

Section 3: Organizing and Managing your Mix session
Article

Downloadable raw audio tracks for practice

14:23

Understanding the two basic parameters of mixing: Levels and Panning

12:21

Creating and using markers, groups and subgroups to help work efficiently.

02:41

Applying colors to tracks or group of tracks and clips in the session

Section 4: Shaping the Sounds
Article

Understanding and applying EQ and compression in the mix

14:06

Understanding and applying equalization on drums, and how to manage phase issues.

11:49

Understanding and applying equalization on instruments

12:47

Understanding and using expander gates on drums

01:08

Understanding the difference between compressors and limiters

01:56

Understanding compressor parameters

Using Compression on Drums
04:26
Adding Compression on Bass
01:39
Using Compression on Piano
01:30
Using Compression on Acoustic Guitars
01:13
Using Compression on Vocals
01:39
Using Ducking Compression
02:29
Using De-essers
01:55
Using Parallel Compression
02:03
Using Serial Compression
02:23
Stereo Mix Compression and EQ
02:39
Article

Summary about shaping the overall mix with equalizers and compressors

Section 5: Acoustic Space in a Mix (Reverbs)
Reverb Overview
Article
Article

Learning the principles of reverb

Article

Understanding the timing of the reverb and delay

03:29

Understanding the reverb parameters

02:43

Learning how to setup reverb sends and returns

02:34

Learning how to set up reverb on drums

03:19

Learning how to set up reverb to the vocals

03:22

Learning how to setup reverb on guitars, dobro, mandolin, banjos and fiddles

02:49

Learning how to setup a gated reverb

01:32

Understanding different strategies using reverb in a mix session

Section 6: Acoustic Space in a Mix (Delays)
00:55

Learning the delay as an audio effect

01:29

Understanding the delay parameters

02:30

Learning how to setup a timbre delay effect

02:52

Understanding the phase shifting delay

02:47

Learning how to setup a flanging effect

01:44

Learning how to setup a doubling effect using delay

04:01

Learning how to setup a chorus effect using delay

01:21

Learning how to setup a Haas effect using delay

01:44

Learning how to setup a slapback delay

01:28

Learning how to setup a tempo delay

02:30

Learning how to setup a ping pong delay

Section 7: Automation
01:06

About automation modes

Managing Mix Automation
02:54
Section 8: Finalizing the mix
02:11

Learning how to bounce the mix

Conclusion
00:11

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Instructor Biography

Rejean Godbout, Mixing and Mastering Engineer

Over the last fifteen years i've had the opportunity to work with some amazing artists. I gain a Master in Music Production and Technology and I want to share what I learned and practiced, and continuing to use on all of my mixes. I enjoy helping new musicians, artists and engineers learn the craft of mixing and mastering.

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