- Mixing With Compression
- Music Production
You’ll learn how to:
Use compression to shape your sounds
Want to make a sound punchier? Softer? Rounder? Sharper? Matthew shows you how to shape sounds with effective compression settings and techniques.
Use compression to manipulate tone
Hear before and after examples on various instruments and voices to learn how compression can make a sound appear brighter, darker, closer, distant, etc.
Use compression to control dynamics
Want louder vocals? More controlled bass? Punchier drums? More attack and less sustain for an instrument? We’ll teach you how to hear it and do it.
Set the perfect attack and release times
We’ll teach you how to set goals, listen critically, and shape the envelope of various sounds using effective and musical attack and release settings.
Take advantage of parallel compression
Learn how you can fine-tune a sound or groups of instruments by blending in heavy processing with the dry signal to create the perfect blend.
Know which type of compressor to use
FET, VCA, Optical and more. Learn about the many different types of compressors and limiters including their history and ideal applications.