Milly Hunter

Music Production: Full music

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Unlock the full potential of your music with a dedicated and experienced music producer who brings a unique blend of creativity, technical expertise, and collaborative spirit to every project.

As a Christian music producer and multi-instrumentalist, I bring a unique blend of talent, passion, and faith to every project I undertake. With proficiency in playing various saxophones and a deep understanding of music production and mixing, I strive to infuse each composition with creativity, emotional depth. My commitment to excellence is rooted in my Christian values, guiding me to approach every aspect of music creation with integrity, humility, and a dedication to serving a higher purpose. Whether crafting melodies, arranging instrumentation, or fine-tuning the mix, I seek to honor God through the beauty and impact of each musical creation, uplifting and inspiring listeners with messages of hope, love, and redemption. With a heart for collaboration and a desire to share God's love through music, I am dedicated to helping artists bring their creative visions to life in a way that glorifies Him and touches the hearts of all who hear it.

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Interview with Milly Hunter

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

  2. A: I worked on this project with one of my classmates as we were in a class of roles in music productions. I was the music producer and one of my partners were a talented singer. We. created am RnB music selection in under 2 weeks effortlessly. She sent in a vocal recording and I showed her a song starter. From then on I implemented chords, effects, bass line and appreciated melodies.

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

  4. A: I am working to build my brand. I have many projects that I have and working on that has been sitting, not knowing how to promote/sell my services.

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

  6. A: Not yet but hopefully I can work with others to suggest them to.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Digital. Simply because the number one being there many incredible plugins and effects that are cost effective. Having this and not a huge load of different compressors and synthesizers allow different sounds to be integrated. Lastly, an important aspect not all Anolog gear has SPDIF and can connect to each other via midi which lessens the creative process.

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

  10. A: I promise to help your vision of the song sonically

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

  12. A: As a music producer, what I like most about my job is the opportunity to bring creative visions to life through sound. I find immense satisfaction in collaborating with artists to craft unique and memorable musical compositions that resonate with audiences. Whether it's shaping melodies, experimenting with different sounds, or refining the production process, I enjoy the creative freedom and artistic expression that comes with my role. Additionally, witnessing the impact that music can have on listeners, whether it's evoking emotions, inspiring action, or fostering connections, is incredibly rewarding and reinforces my passion for what I do. Overall, the ability to immerse myself in the world of music, collaborate with talented individuals, and contribute to the creation of meaningful art is what I cherish most about being a music producer.

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

  14. A: I'm mostly asked what do I do when making a song. My personal answer is I pray before for a creative mind that can incorporate the blessings of talent God gave me. From then on I continue to push through trial and error.

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

  16. A: I do not copy and paste the verse and chorus and call it a song. I dive more into adding and taking away elemtns to make each verse and chorus unique.

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

  18. A: What are your musical influences and inspirations? What is the goal or purpose of the project? Do you have any specific ideas or concepts in mind for the music? What is your timeline for completing the project? What is your budget for the project? Have you worked with a music producer before? What are your expectations regarding revisions and feedback? Do you have any specific technical requirements or preferences? Are there any deadlines or milestones we need to be aware of? How do you envision the final product being used or distributed?

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

  20. A: Review My Portfolio: Take a look at my portfolio and listen to samples of my work. This will give you a sense of my style and the quality of production I can offer, helping you determine if it aligns with your musical vision. Check Client Testimonials: Look for feedback from previous clients. Their testimonials can provide valuable insights into my professionalism, reliability, and the overall satisfaction with my services. Communicate Your Vision: Clearly communicate your musical vision, goals, and expectations for the project. The more detail you provide, the better I can understand your needs and tailor my production to suit them. Ask About My Experience: Inquire about my experience as a music producer. Learn about my background, training, and any notable projects I've worked on. This will give you confidence in my ability to handle your project effectively. Discuss Workflow: Understand my workflow and how I collaborate with clients. Discuss communication methods, project timelines, and feedback processes to ensure a smooth and productive working relationship. Consider Pricing and Packages: Review my pricing structure and packages to ensure they fit within your budget. Make sure you understand what's included in each package and how additional services or revisions are handled. Seek Creativity and Flexibility: Look for a producer who is creative, innovative, and open to exploring new ideas. Someone who can adapt to different musical styles and preferences will be better able to bring your vision to life. Trust Your Instincts: Ultimately, trust your instincts when making a decision. Choose a music producer who not only has the technical skills but also makes you feel comfortable and confident in their abilities.

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

  22. A: Presonous Fader Port 16, Anteres Auto Tune Artist, Neumann TLM 102, Arturia Rev Plate-140, Aduio Fuse Studio.

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

  24. A: My career path has been deeply influenced by my upbringing in a musical family. From a young age, I was surrounded by music, with my mother's captivating singing performances and my early exposure to church choir providing a strong foundation. At the age of 8, I joined the church choir, where I sang about my school crush with backing tracks provided by my mother. This sparked my interest in playing music, leading me to pick up the saxophone in the 5th grade, inspired by my talented uncle who was a musician in the family. Joining the band in middle school further nurtured my passion for music, exposing me to various musical genres and fostering a sense of community within the band. Throughout high school, I continued to challenge myself musically, finding fulfillment in the commitment and camaraderie of the band experience. In 2018, my musical journey took a new direction when I began exploring music production, starting with FL Studio. Building on my band experience, I expanded my skills by taking guitar and piano lessons, broadening my musical horizons. During my second year of junior high, the quarantine presented challenges, initially affecting my motivation. However, I gained encouragement and insistence on daily practice, as well as incorporating instruments into my Digital Audio Workstation (DAW), my passion for music was forever changed. Overall, my career path has been shaped by a lifelong love for music, nurtured by a supportive family environment and fueled by a desire to continually explore and expand my musical abilities

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: My style is a combination of song writing aspects from taylor swift with interesting sounds from the 1975.

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

  28. A: Brandon Lake. Brandon Lake is an amazing christian artist with smooth vocals for a male, creative and inspired by his faith.

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

  30. A: Lower levels while creating so there is headroom for the postmix.

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

  32. A: I usually do indie based music.

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: My strongest skill is Music Production and playing saxophone.

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

  36. A: Musical Vision: I have the ability to envision the direction and feel of a song, guiding its development from conception to completion. My musical intuition helps shape the sound and arrangement to achieve the desired mood and atmosphere. Technical Proficiency: My knowledge of music theory, production techniques, and audio engineering allows me to manipulate sound elements effectively. Whether it's crafting melodies, layering instruments, or mixing tracks, my technical skills ensure a polished and professional result. Creative Collaboration: I collaborate closely with artists and songwriters to understand their vision and translate it into musical reality. My ability to listen, communicate, and adapt to their needs fosters a collaborative environment where ideas can flourish. Attention to Detail: I pay meticulous attention to every aspect of the song, from instrumentation and arrangement to sound quality and dynamics. My commitment to excellence ensures that every element of the song contributes to its overall impact. Problem-Solving Skills: I encounter challenges and obstacles throughout the production process, whether it's technical issues, creative disagreements, or time constraints. My ability to problem-solve and find solutions ensures that the song progresses smoothly and meets the desired standards. Emotional Connection: I strive to create music that resonates emotionally with listeners, evoking feelings of joy, nostalgia, excitement, or introspection. My ability to capture and convey emotion through sound adds depth and authenticity to the song, forging a connection with the audience.

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

  38. A: My work process is to be ambitious and hold value to whatever I am working on. I take care of the music I am producing and I look at it as an expensive dish at a restaurant. What other elements can I make this flavorful where each gets tasted.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: I have a bedroom studio fixed with a professional desk, holding my Arturia AudioFuse Studio with my 16 fader port from Presonous with multiple speakers. I have all of my playable instruments up: Alto, soprano and tenor saxophones with my acoustic bass and electic guitars completing the look of what I do.

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

  42. A: The 1975, Taylor Swift, Danny Gokey, Kenny G, Kanye West, Elevation Worship, Forrest Frank

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

  44. A: Music Production Services

Gear Highlights
  • Arturia Audio Fuse
  • Presonous Faderport 16
  • Ableton Live Suite
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