Ronald Hurtarte

Remote Music Mixing & Master

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Turning sonic chaos into harmonious perfection – join me as a Mixing & Mastering Engineer and sculpt soundscapes that resonate beyond the speakers.

🎧 **Unlocking Sonic Excellence with Ronald Hurtarte** 🎧

Hey there, fellow music enthusiasts! I'm Ronald Hurtarte, your go-to maestro for all things audio. With a passion for creating captivating soundscapes, I've spent the past 4 years fine-tuning my skills as a versatile Music Producer, Recording Engineer, Mixing & Mastering Engineer, Vocal Tuner, Sound Editor, and Sound Designer.

My journey has been an exciting symphony of countless hours in the studio, honing my craft in mixing, editing, and the delicate art of vocal tuning. Each note, each beat, and each rhythm is meticulously sculpted under my guidance, transforming raw audio into a harmonious masterpiece.

Collaborating across genres and styles, I've had the privilege of working with talented artists who share my dedication to sonic perfection. Whether it's crafting immersive soundscapes, enhancing vocal brilliance, or achieving that polished, professional sound – I'm here to bring your musical vision to life.

Join me in this sonic adventure, where technology meets creativity, and let's create a sonic masterpiece that resonates deeply with your audience. Your sound, elevated.

Let's turn your music into an immersive experience. Get in touch with me today to discuss your project and let's embark on a journey to auditory excellence together.

Ronald Hurtarte. 🎶🎚️🔊

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  • Spanish

Interview with Ronald Hurtarte

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

  2. A: Diego Rosales & Andy Barrios - No Durmamos. Is a fusion R&B song and they both trusted me with the mix with freedom in creativity, it was the first time working in this kind of genre, and turned out with incredible results on the mix and final master, they are beyond happy with the results.

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

  4. A: A 4 EP songs from a local band called Realidades which is a Hardcore project and they trusted me with the Production till the Mastering process, it´s been amazing so far.

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

  6. A: Not, unfortunately, if so I will post it here :)

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Digital in my case as I´ve invested a lot and mastered a lot to fully understand how digital processes work and show my clients how in-the-box mixing and mastering can sound as good as analog workflow.

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

  10. A: They´re gonna love their final result.

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

  12. A: The emotions every project makes me feel from the beginning till the end.

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

  14. A: Fee Services: It´s usually based on their project speculations. Deadlines: An specific deadline is given after reviewing the whole material to work with.

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

  16. A: The quality I can provide is based on my simple studio.

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

  18. A: Budget is the most important, their references, deadlines, and availability to provide feedback or content to work with.

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

  20. A: Finding the right provider for your audio needs is crucial for achieving the best results. Here are some pointers to consider when hiring someone like me: 1. **Diverse Skillset:** Look for a provider who possesses a broad skill set, just like mine. Whether it's mixing, mastering, editing, or sound design, versatility ensures they can handle all aspects of your project. 2. **Experience Matters:** Experience brings expertise. Seek out someone with a track record like my 4 years in the industry. This assures you that they've navigated various challenges and can deliver consistently high-quality work. 3. **Portfolio Review:** Always review a provider's portfolio. This showcases their past projects, styles, and capabilities. Make sure their past work aligns with your vision and desired outcome. 4. **Collaborative Approach:** Choose a provider who values collaboration. Communication is key in translating your ideas into the final product. A willingness to understand your vision and offer creative input can make a huge difference. 5. **Attention to Detail:** Audio work demands meticulous attention to detail. A provider who obsesses over every sound, frequency, and tone will likely deliver a polished and professional result. 6. **Client Reviews and Testimonials:** Don't hesitate to look for client reviews or testimonials. This gives you insight into their past client's experiences, highlighting their strengths and potential areas of improvement. 7. **Communication:** Effective communication ensures your project goes smoothly. A provider who communicates clearly, and promptly, and understands your goals will make the collaboration more productive. 8. **Technology and Tools:** Verify that the provider uses up-to-date technology and tools. This impacts the quality and efficiency of their work. Someone who invests in their equipment shows dedication to their craft. 9. **Passion for Music:** Choose someone who shares your passion for music and audio. A provider who genuinely loves what they do is more likely to pour their heart into your project. 10. **Sample Work:** Request a sample of their work on a small portion of your project before fully committing. This helps you gauge their style, approach, and how well they understand your requirements. Remember, your choice of provider can significantly influence the final output of your project. By considering these factors and trusting your instincts, you'll be well on your way to finding the perfect partner to bring your musical vision to life.

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

  22. A: Midi Keyboard Headphones Laptop In Ears Starlink

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

  24. A: Since 2020 in a professional way, the pandemic was incredible to learn new skills and gain trust in my ears.

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: Fresh, original, powerful, and unique.

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

  28. A: Architects, they´re my favorite band and my ideas could bring incredible projects, they inspire me to become a better engineer as their songs show outstanding dynamics for a beyond-heaven sonic experience.

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

  30. A: Don´t be afraid to be creative, if it sounds good, it's good.

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

  32. A: - Rock with their respective genres - R&B - Pop

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: Mixing songs, I love mixing and I´ve mastered the mixing engineering art as much as I can.

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

  36. A: Unique sound with an incredible and dynamic personality.

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

  38. A: Active listening with my clients to understand what they what and how they want it, and make suggestions if possible since the pre-production & recording stage to get a big picture of what they´re looking to achieve.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: My studio setup is really simple to be quite honest, main monitors are Presonus Eris 5, a powerful PC, headphones, interfaces, PreSonus Studio One 5 Professional, powerful plugins, and incredible creativity,

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

  42. A: Manny Marroquin, as a Guatemalan artist he´s one of my biggest inspirations as he is a goal for each engineer aspiring to become a big one in the industry.

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

  44. A: - Vocal Tuning - Mixing & Mastering

Diego Rosales & Andy Barrios

I was the Mixing & Mastering Engineer in this production

Terms Of Service

- 5 mixing & master revisions
- Mixing turnaround time based on project complexity
- Mixing costs might vary if editing is needed (Based on Negotiation)

GenresSounds Like
  • Turnstile
  • Avenged Sevenfold
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Gear Highlights
  • Studio One
  • Presonus
  • Headphones
  • SoundInterface
  • HighQuality Plug Ins
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