Aurèle Grima

Record, mix and produce

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Industry grade records, mixes and productions. Would be happy to be part of your projects.

Three years experience in the industry as a record and mix engineer, and a beatmaker/producer.
I have worked with artist such as : Tsew The Kid, Georgio, Nemir, Youv Dee, Kyo, Lord Esperanza, Leo 55, Vendredi-Sur- Mer, Praa, Diva Faune, Antoine Elie, Tapz Gallantino, Coyote Jo Bastard, Tawsen, Dominic Miller, YG Pablo, Nelick, Ezra...

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Interview with Aurèle Grima

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Both. They both have great advantages, and are complementary.

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

  4. A: Enhancing the potentials of songs. Bringing life to raw ideas.

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

  6. A: A pitch of the project/song. What are the reference tracks (song of others that are good example of how they want to sound) ?

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

  8. A: Add references tracks to the description of what "sound" you want.

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

  10. A: Laptop, interface, headphones, midi keyboard and a mic.

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

  12. A: I've been doing this for three years.

  13. Q: How would you describe your style?

  14. A: Tight, fat and texturized

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

  16. A: The Weeknd Because of the quality of the raw material before the production, and the level of detail there is on each track.

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

  18. A: Do what sounds good to you, and don't mix or produce at high levels, we can't change our ears.

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

  20. A: Trap, RnB, Pop

  21. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  22. A: Bringing texture.

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

  24. A: My purpose is to bring balance and clarity while enhancing the emotions, the life and the power of the track.

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

  26. A: - Receiving tracks - Preparing the session with the tracks of the song and the reference tracks - Making a balanced premix to get settled - Mixing the song as the client asked (clean version of reference track, a bit produced, etc... it depend of the client) - Sending a first version to the client and waiting for his answer - Make the changes a send a new version

  27. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  28. A: 13m2 room dedicated to the studio in my appartment. I made the acoustic treatment myself. I have two monitors (Mackie HR824 mk1 and Yamaha NS-10M), a U.A. Apollo interface on a Apple MacPro 5.1, a Neve 1073 preamp and most of the common plugin in the industry

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

  30. A: Alex Tumay, Derek Ali, Illangelo, Jaycen Joshua

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

  32. A: Mixing


Gear Highlights
  • Mac Pro 5.1
  • Mackie HR824 mk1
  • Yamaha NS10
  • UA Apollo Firewire Interface
  • Neve 1073 PA
  • WA-47jr Mic
  • Moog Sub37
  • N.I. Maschine Studio
  • N.I. Komplete Kontrol S49
  • Akai MPD24
  • and most of the "must have" plugins used in the industry
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