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Fundamentals of Mixing Rock and EDM

Jesse Cannon

Fundamentals of Mixing Rock and EDM

Jesse Cannon

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1 Class Introduction Duration:16:55
2 Common Plugin Mistakes Duration:19:06
3 EQ and Compression Mistakes Duration:21:15
4 Reverb Mistakes Duration:25:41
6 Master Buss Mixing Mistakes Duration:25:36
7 Improperly Using Auxes Duration:15:13
8 Mono and Stereo Tracks Duration:22:53
9 Managing DSP Duration:15:28
10 Sampling Rates and Distortion Duration:14:08
12 You're Listening Too Loud Duration:26:48
14 General Q&A Duration:17:50
15 The Mix Process Duration:27:06
16 Before You Mix Duration:31:37
17 Prep & Mix Process Q&A Duration:13:24
18 Inside a Rock Mix: Drums Duration:29:47
20 Inside a Rock Mix: Vocals Duration:11:26
21 Inside a Rock Mix and Q&A Duration:14:31
27 Demo: Automation Duration:41:36
28 Mix Changes Duration:16:13
29 Inside EDM Mixes Part 1 Duration:34:12
30 Inside EDM Mixes Part 2 Duration:39:15

Class Description

While it’s easy to get distracted by the latest and greatest gear, plugins, and flashy tricks, the real key to a great mix is mastering the fundamentals. In this online class, veteran producer/engineer/mixer Jesse Cannon (The Cure, Animal Collective, Senses Fail) shows you all the essentials of mixing rock and electronic music.

In this 3-day class, you’ll learn how to set up a session the RIGHT way — including routing, gain structure, listening techniques, and other best practices. He’ll show you how to mix vocals, bass, drums, guitars, and synths. You’ll also learn how to use compression, reverb and EQ to make your mix come together, while achieving the punch and separation that takes it from good to great. The class is taught with Pro Tools, but the concepts easily translate to any DAW.

Whether you’re new to mixing, or are a seasoned pro looking for a refresher on the basics, this class will teach you how to seamlessly merge individual sounds into polished, cohesive tracks.


a Creativelive Student

I just want to say I have watched a lot of the tutorials on the creative live site, all dealing with audio. And I was so impressed with the knowledge and professionalism of Jesse. This guy walks the walk and talks the talk. Anyone who is an engineer or who wants to become and engineer this is a treasure chest of knowledge.I went to an audio school and we had seminars all the time. A workshop like this will really advance you. And I mean that from an engineers point of view but also that of a consumer because I watched the course for free and a couple of days later I bought the course. You may be thinking to yourself I just can't afford it. You can't afford not to invest in yourself and education. Creative live is a great site and a wealth of knowledge. Thank you very much to Jesse Cannon. Great workshop. You guys at creative live need to bring him back again.

a Creativelive Student

Excelent class! Suitable for all levels of mixers & musicians. Jesse is real pro, and knowledge what he gives cost much more than 149$! CrativeLive, please make recording & producing tutorial from Jesse, i'll praise you!