CHAPTER 17 The Art and Technology of Mixing






In the past, almost all commercial music was mixed by an experienced professional recording engineer under the supervision of a producer and/or artist. Although this is still true at many levels of high-end production, with the emergence of the project studio, the vast majority of facilities have become much more personal and cost effective in nature. Additionally, with the maturation of the digital revolution, artists, individuals, labels and enthusiasts are taking the time to gain experience in the artistry, techniques and work-habits of creative and commercial mixing in their own production workspaces.

Within music, audio-for-visual and audio production, it’s a well-known fact that ...

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