I am a Mixing & Mastering engineer that guarantees good quality professional work. I also ensure a good balanced mix or master. I'm also a professional drummer who has shared the stage with some good credited artists. Naming a few I've played behind Lowell Pye, Jones Connection, Harold Holloway, Chanel with Trinity 5:7.
I am offering Mixing and Mastering services with reasonable rates. Also available to record live drums to your tracks.
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2 ReviewsEndorse Fred Jones Jr.
Fred is the absolute truth at what he do! Awesome communication, professionalism and precision! He really knows what he is doing and captures the vision to the point! Best I've worked with!
Fred did a great job with my song. He added a drum track as well as mixing the song. Fred is easy to work with and was very responsive. The project has a very professional sound now.
Interview with Fred Jones Jr.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would love to work with Kirk Franklin because i would love to take on the challenges he bring to the table to strengthen my music capability.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: If i had to share one production tip it would be to tap in to your emotions while producing because the music will become more heart felt and from a real place.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I usually work on gospel but i don't have limitations on any genre.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: The most common type of work i do for my clients are recording drums, mixing and mastering.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: I choose digital because it is versatile and technology has aa lot of advanced tools for all angles of audio.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Customers normally ask how long have i been interested in music. I have been involved in music all of my life. I started playing the drums as a small kid around the age of 5. My family introduced me to music early.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: First i analyze and listen to the song over and over to find creative ideas for the song. Once I've gathered creative ideas i start to place them in the song, then i tweak until i get it perfect. I listen over and over again on multiple systems to ensure great translation.
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I have worked on this group named Jones Connection album where i mixed helped produced and played drums on and i was proud because of being a part of a phenomenal project. The music ideas and vocal arrangements were mind-blowing.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I promise professional quality work and a creative touch.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I love making the clients happy. I feel as if i accomplished a lifetime achievement after every song, and they are overly satisfied.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: If i were on a desert island the 5 pieces of gear i would take is my computer, hard drive, interface, headphones, and mixing board because these are the basics that you would need for music period!
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring creative ideas to enhance a song and clarity in the music.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Some of the professionals that inspire me are Calvin Rodgers, Asaph Ward, Aaron Lindsey, Robert 'Sput' Seawright, Cj Thompson, Derrick Stevenson, Bart Orr just to name a few.