Recording and Mixing Engineer
My Name is Franklin Socorro and I am a Recording and Mixing engineer based out of Miami Florida
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Interview with Alphabeat Music
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Bossa Nova album
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Not yet
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both, because awesome
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will make sure it sounds just like you want it to
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Hearing creative people express themselves
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Can we watch you mix? Yes
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That its magic
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What is your goal with your music?
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: What am I recording?
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Intern to assistant to engineer. 15 years
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Amy Winehouse Back to Black because I was able to get great tones using limited equipment. Recording engineeer
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Music Centric
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Quincy Jones because big band bossa nova is the record I use to reference any studio I work at.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: I use short delays to create ambience instead of using reverb
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Thats a very broad question
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Understanding where the artists/producers want their music to go
Q: What do you bring to a song?
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I use a hybrid setup half in the box half out.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I have 2 setups I use. Setup 1 is an SSL Duality, Apogee converters, Genelec and Adam Monitors. Setup 2 is a Neve 8816, Lynx converter,500 Series processors, Yamaha monitors
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Rick Rubin
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.