James Houlder Music Production 4D Mixing Method TUTORIAL
In this class, I will be teaching the 4D Mixing Method. Which is a way for you as the musician or music producer to create mixes that feel as if they break the boundaries of your speakers. The class consists of several videos but what I will be sharing today is:
Video 1 – 4D ‘Mixing Method’ Overview (Each section/dimension of the method covered as a whole. Think of this of a general introduction)
Video 2 – #3 Secrets to Killer ‘Depth’
(The 3rd Dimension or the main meat and potatoes of the method described). Methods for pulling mix elements forward and further back in a mix utilising a 3D concept that will help you break speaker boundaries with your mixes. Once you understand this concept your mixes will be transformed…
**Update** (Practical Example) #3 Secrets to Killer ‘Depth’ – Added! **
Video 3 – #2 Diva Worthy steps to epic ‘Vibe’ & ‘Vocals’.
(The 4th Dimension) – My step by step ‘road tested’ process on how to get that perfect ‘diva worthy vocal’ performance every time. Finish your sessions, satisfied that you have got everything you need to complete your project. Plus additional techniques that help you push your mixes beyond the bounds of the three dimensions of the sound stage by encompassing vibe.
Video 4 – #1 Hack to massive ‘Height.’
(The 2nd Dimension) – Tricks to define ‘height’ within you mix utilising clever EQ tricks.
**Update** (Practical Example) #1 Hack to massive ‘Height.’ – Added! **
Video 5 – #4 Steps to massive ‘Width.’
(The 1st Dimension) – Technical hacks to create massive ‘width’ within your mixes.
**Update** (Practical Example) #4 Steps To Massive Width – Added! **
New class videos coming soon:
Now the core videos are up, I’ve got some more exciting content planned, keep your eyes peeled. x
Bonus Class Content:
- Bonus Video – Soundscape Guide (Understanding soundscapes and how to create your own when mixing)
- Bonus Video – The Golden Rule of Arrangement (Understanding of how to apply the mathematical formula of the universe to your mixes!). Give your mixes that little bit of extra special sauce…
- Bonus Video – Perception: Revealing Hidden Detail (Understanding how different audio codecs and algorithms affect our subconscious perception of sound)
Here’s to making your best music in 2022! And beyond.
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