Recording, Mixing and Mastering Your Music
When it comes to orchestral samples, it's a jungle out there. Here's a guide to help you pick the best ones!
In this video, Alex explains the basics of how he goes about orchestrating and structuring his compositions.
What specifications should you as a soundtrack composer max out on when it comes to computers?
Find out how to make your hits massive using layering.
Talented composer Jean-Gabriel Raynaud talks about 5 of his best tips for more realistic MIDI mockups.
Useful and important techniques for virtual instruments by film composer Mike Verta.
A walkthrough of using reverb in an orchestral track.
3 mindsets that have helped me from having no musical knowledge, to getting my music placed in Hollywood trailers.
A step by step guide to creating more realistic and organic sounding string mockups in your DAW.
Here are 9 of the most common mixing mistakes beginner music producers make - and how to avoid doing them. Are you doing any of these?
Ten effective mixing tips you can apply today for better, cleaner and more powerful mixes.
Review of 8DIO's third installment in the Hybrid Tools series, written by Walid Feghali.
3 Tips For Aspiring Freelance Composers
A quick tip that will help your orchestral mockups sound much more realistic.
Five tips on how you can save hundreds of dollars when buying sample libraries.
Review of "Hans Zimmer Percussion Part Two - Los Angeles" - a sample library by Spitfire Audio.
Why learning music production is so important in the industry today, and why you as a composer should learn it.
4 awesome sound design libraries that you should have in your composing arsenal. Perfect for trailer music, sound FX in productions, and more.
Five effective tips to speed up your workflow in the studio, so you can get more done in less time, and get going immediately when inspiration strikes.