Audio Mastering: The Artists

Audio Mastering: The Artists : Discussions from Pre-Production to Mastering

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Audio Mastering: The Artists investigates the affect each phase of the production process on the last creative stage: mastering. Using interviews sourced over many years from over 50 professionals, this book discusses the whole production process with a particular focus on the mastering engineer. Interviewees include: Sir George Martin, Bob Ezrin, Ian Anderson, Peter Mensch, Andy Karp, Paula Cole, and Paul McGuinness, and many others. Audio Mastering: The Artists includes content that has never been fully more

Product details

  • Hardback | 200 pages
  • 191 x 235mm
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138900060
  • 9781138900066

About Russ Hepworth-Sawyer

In addition to freelancing as a mastering engineer, writer, and consultant, Russ lectures part-time for York St John University and has taught extensively in Higher Education institutions in the UK. In addition to producing, mixing, and mastering, Jay Hodgson teaches songwriting and project paradigm record production in the Popular Music Studies program at Western University in more

Table of contents

Section 1 â IntroductionChapter 1 â IntroductionSection 2 â The Production Process â Itâs Influence on the MasterChapter 2 â The Production ProcessSection 3 â The History of MasteringChapter 4 â IntroductionChapter 5 â Experience of Interviewees from the Shop FloorChapter 6 â The Current Scene (New and Emerging Talent)Section 4 â The Art of MasteringChapter 7 â Making a StartChapter 8 â Processing: EQChapter 9 â Processing: DynamicsChapter 10 â Processing: The RestChapter 11 â The Product: Balancing for the AlbumSection 5 â The Mastering IndustryChapter 12 â Clients and LabelsChapter 13 â Conclusionshow more