Editing Classical Brass Ensemble – Setting up the fill

Here is a walk through a couple edits for Winter Wonderland on the Prairie Brass Band upcoming Christmas album which I am producing and recording.  The takes that went into this particular track are pretty extensive, and there are a lot of little tricks with cross fade and timing used to … Continue reading

The Early Clapper

I’ve found that every once in a while you run into people who have specific traits that are irksome.  These traits are not irksome to everyone (then they would be annoying) but usually relate to a specific pet-peeve or, unintentionally, create more work for whom is irked.   For example maybe you can’t … Continue reading

The packaging of the final audio files in Logic Pro

Putting together the final files that clients will listen to is a time consuming, detail oriented and important task.  In this video I walk through the first half of one concert for the Colorado Music Festival. It’s a 50 minute video, but may be useful to see how the final … Continue reading

CMF – Firebird Suite and Bartok Bluebeard’s Castle

Tonight is going to be a fun concert; and we get to do it twice – again tomorrow night!  The first half is Stravinsky’s Suite from The Firebird and the Second half is this one-act opera called Bluebeard’s Castle. If you’re a classical music fan you’re probably familiar with Firebird. … Continue reading