Mixing At Home With Stock Plugins

Graham Cochrane, The Recording Revolution

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9 Videos (1h 24m)
    • Welcome To The Class

      4:01
    • Top Down Mixing

      10:39
    • Mixing Drums

      15:11
    • Fattening Up The Bass

      7:43
    • The Rest Of The Band

      11:01
    • Mixing Vocals To Sit On Top

      9:36
    • Using Effects

      11:51
    • Quick Mastering

      9:18
    • Closing (And Bonus Gift)

      4:58

About This Class

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Mixing isn’t about inserting a bunch of fancy and expensive plugins hoping to get a radio ready sound. Rather it’s all about strategic use of a few key effects that you already own.

In this class you’ll learn how to craft a professional sounding mix with the stock plugins that came with your DAW. No upgrades necessary!

Through strategic use of things like EQ, compression, reverb, delay and distortion we’ll take tracks recorded in a home studio and polish them up to commercial standards.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Process your master fader
  • Harness parallel compression in multiple ways to fatten up your mix
  • Get clarity through a few simple EQ moves.

This class is ideal for the bedroom or project studio musician who has a basic working knowledge of their DAW but wants to learn how to take their mixes to the next level.

134 of 134 students recommendSee All

Great class! Graham covers a range of great techniques for each stage of mixing and he explains not only the techniques themselves, but also the effects that the have in great detail.
This is probably the best spent 1:24h of my musician's life. After years of chaotic work over mixing with disappointing effects, there is a simple guide of basic stuff and order of work to get it done techically correct.
Probably the best course for mixing you can get if you're an absolute beginner and just want to get started quickly with great results. I would recommend this without a doubt!

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Graham Cochrane

The Recording Revolution

My name is Graham Cochrane and I'm the founder of The Recording Revolution, one of the world's most loved audio recording and mixing blogs with over 200,000 readers each month.

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