Mixing the Spoken Word: Radio and Podcast Production

Ever wondered how NPR does it? Come learn the secrets behind the rich, warm sound of radio and podcast vocals, and how you can emulate their sound yourself! We’ll talk compressors, EQs, De-essers, and automation.

Experimental Recording and Production

Recording is as much art as it is science, and in this workshop we’ll push gear to its limit to generate sounds and effects you would have never imagined possible. There are few better ways to acquaint yourself with the fundamentals of recording than by breaking all the rules!

Build-A-Beat: Intro to Beat Production

Cooking up fire beats is harder than it looks – come by and try your hand at this challenging art and see if you have what it takes to be the next superstar producer. We’ll talk disrespectful 808s, aggressive snares and brutal hi hats, with no prior experience required!

Intro to Mastering

Mastering is one of the most important, yet most challenging, parts of the song production process. Come explore the basics of mastering EQ, Limiters, Bus Compressors and other master bus processing tools that’ll make your tracks shine!