Dan Leaning

Remote Mix Engineer

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"Quality Product from a Quality Engineer" - Andrew Vyvyan (Client)

Dan has worked with a wide selection of established and aspiring Artists - assisting with the Recording, Production, Mixing & Mastering of multiple projects - including Film, Podcasts and TV Sync Placements.

Dan's initial introduction to recording was as a Drummer - and over the course of a decade, Dan has explored other disciplines, leading him to study Music & Sound Production at BIMM Manchester.

As the winner of BIMM Manchester's 2022 Remix Competition, Dan was invited to Altar Studios for a 1-1 masterclass with legendary producer, Rick Snoman - who has performed work for the likes of Britney Spears, The Chainsmokers, The Stone Roses, & Justin Timberlake.

Dan is currently a proud member of the Oscillate Recordings team, operating from Fourways House, in Manchester's Northern Quarter.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.


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Interview with Dan Leaning

  1. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  2. A: A session for a Singer/Songwriter based in Manchester.

  3. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  4. A: Less is often more.

  5. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  6. A: Genres ranging from Indie, to Ambient Electronic Music and Soundtracks.

  7. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  8. A: Providing clarity throughout the sessions, as well as engaging with the client fully throughout - whilst delivery an industry standard quality mix at a very competitive price.

  9. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  10. A: My ability to collaborate and critically listen to clients helps enhance the efficiency of their sessions - which is vital in terms of financial management. My sessions are bespoke and tailored around the artist, to suit their needs and help realise their ambition.

  11. Q: What's your typical work process?

  12. A: Constant communication with clients, providing updates in the form of MP3s for the duration of the session; helping ensure the client feels involved in the mixing of their track, as well as consistent progress reports.

  13. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  14. A: Jon Hopkins, Moby, George Martin, FKJ, Brian Eno

  15. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  16. A: Remote Mixing

Terms Of Service

£30.00 Per Hour

3-day turnaround.

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