Frank P

Professional Mix Engineer

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Hello. I am a mix engineer with 15 years of experience in the music industry. I will like to help you to make your music stand out from the crowd.

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Interview with Frank P

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I am always proud of all my projects. All of them have a special memory to me.

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

  4. A: I just finished a classical guitar album. Great musician and great pieces of music.

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: I haven't look for people here yet.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Doesn't matter. Just make it sound the best you can.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: I will take care of your creation and I will always give my best.

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: The music.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: How fast can you do it? My answer: What do you prefer? Quality or quantity?

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: The biggest misconception of what I do its that I will be able to fix serious tracking mistakes. I mix but I cant do magic ;)

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: Send me your 5 favorite songs that can be used as reference for the song I am mixing.

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: My advise will be to find someone who likes and care about your music.

  21. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  22. A: SSL E console Manley Passive EQ Neumann U87 mic Portico 5024 pre amp Urei 1176 Compressor

  23. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  24. A: I have been doing audio engineering since I was 16 years old. I was lucky to find nice and talented engineers that showed me more than a few tricks.

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: I describe my style as transparent. I try hard to avoid imposing my taste on others' creative work.

  27. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  28. A: I would have loved to work with John Lennon. I grew up listening to his music and he inspired me to learn how to play the guitar.

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

  30. A: Always make the musicians feel comfortable and help them to focus their efforts only in the music. Isolate and avoid external distractions.

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

  32. A: I work on many music types from Classical to Heavy Metal. I listen to all types of music and never look down on any style. I just love music, period.

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: My strongest skill I think its to be a good listener. I want to listen to my clients' opinions and be ready to fulfill their expectations.

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

  36. A: My trained ears and musical taste. I will deliver your song sounding great!

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

  38. A: I usually discuss with the client their vision for the track. After that I will get to work. When I have the mix almost ready I send a bounce to the client for feedback. After working on the feedback I will deliver the final mix.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: SSL E series with some analog and digital outboard equipment. Dynaudio Acoustics near-field monitors.

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

  42. A: So many talented engineers and musicians have inspired me and continue to inspire me every day. It will be impossible list them all because I will leave someone out of the list.

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

  44. A: I mix and master music tracks for my clients. I also record and occasionally produce tracks too.


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