Christian Algarañaz

Mixing engineer & Producer

9 Reviews (4 Verified)
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Christian is a sound engineer based in Buenos Aires ,Argentina,He has been working with some of the best artists and producers in the music business in Latin America for more than 30 years.

It is always my goal to serve the artist,the song, and the music, and make your mixes & production sound amazing. I believe every part of the production and mixing of the song is very important, from arrangement, performance, and recording, right through the final mix and master.
Providing the best services to my clients is my priority
Getting a product that you will love with is my goal
I love to be creative and put some ideas on the table to consider differents posibilities.
Communication is key. It's important to really understand your music, what the songs mean to you, the mood of the project, and your vision before we begin to work.

I look forward to hearing from you!
Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

9 Reviews - 1 Repeat Client

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  1. Review by Espiritus 3.

    Christian is not only experienced and knowledgeable, he is passionate and becomes part of the group during his time working on the music. We highly recommend him.

  2. Review by Espiritus 3.

    Christian is such a pleasure to work with. Thank you again for putting your passion into our work.

  3. Review by Espiritus 3.

    Christian is a pleasure to work with. He is going above and beyond for us. We will continue to work with him for sure.

  4. Review by Espiritus 3.

    Christian is not just a professional but very easy to work with. He truly likes what he does and it shows. We will continue to work with him since he is a real contributor to the project. Thank you Christian.

  5. Review by Sebastian Tolmasky
    by Sebastian Tolmasky

    Every time I need to enhance my mixes and my recordings in the studio Christian is the right person to achieve it, I fully trust his criteria and experience for the best results.

  6. Review by Matto Bello
    by Matto Bello

    Trabajé con Christian en el master del disco de Bruto Dan y logramos tremendos resultados. Excelente trabajando en equipo y entendiendo el sonido que necesitaba el proyecto. Gran profesional!

  7. Review by Nicolas A. Martin
    by Nicolas A. Martin

    I've been choosing Christian's mixing and mastering skills since day one, and will undoubtedly continue to do so. An absolute professional with an unique artistic perception, he has never failed on delivering outstanding mixes, encouraging me to keep working together on further releases.

  8. Review by Julian
    by Julian

    Un placer trabajar con Cristian. Masterizó material mio de manera muy eficiente y super profesional llegando a excelentes resultados y con respuesta rapida. Recomiendo trabajar con el.

  9. Review by Jesus cabrera
    by Jesus cabrera

    Christian fue una grata experiencia poder trabajar contigo en los estudios panda ,el material quedó excelente tremenda calidad así que ya sabes que en próximo disco contaremos de vuelta con tu trabajo abrazo grande y que sigan los éxitos

Interview with Christian Algarañaz

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

  2. A: 1176 urei compressor,pultecs eq,Api console,fairchild compressor

  3. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  4. A: I have 2 options to work depending on your budget.1- In The Box Mixing in my own studio. 2- Mix in studio with Vintage API Console with an incredible warm audio,you gonna love the audio that i can get with this console and all the outboard that complete a first class studio worldwide.I have the option to mix on an SSL 4000 and i choose between the API or SSL mixing room depending o the kind of music i have to mix.

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

  6. A: I mostly work mixing and producing music in my studio in buenos aires Argentina. I love to dive into a song and work until we fill the mix is finished and the artist is happy.

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

  8. A: The Album "Fierrin" of El Kuelgue I was the mixing and mastering engineer on that project and i'm proud of this work because was a job that came to me at the last moment,when was all mixed except for one song.I mixed that song and the band loved the way i mixed an decided to ask me to mix all the other song from the album again.

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

  10. A: i'm working on this since 1986 and i worked at the best studios in buenos aires,argentina,(Panda)(Romaphonic)(El Pie Estudios)(Estudios ION) to mention a couple of studios that i worked on.Mad Hutter and Conway in Los Angeles and New River in Miami between others. During all this years since then i spend my time recording and mixing records and liveshows for hundreds of artist.

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

  12. A: Always make sure your sound source sounds good before listen through the mic, have a good sound before hit the red button.

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

  14. A: I'll bring your song to life with a clear mix.

  15. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  16. A: analog process on a combined environment with digital workstation

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

  18. A: they are gonna be very happy with the results because thats my goal and i don't stop until a get it

  19. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  20. A: My strongest skill is to understand what your song need and what you expect from a mix,because i m a musician to.

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

  22. A: I usually work on Latin & Pop Music, Rock and Hard Rock music.Sometimes Reggae,I'm good making dubs and all Delay staff

  23. Q: How would you describe your style?

  24. A: i have a clear and punch sound

el kuelgue <Jimena

I was the mixing &mastering engineer in this production

Terms Of Service

I usually allow 5 revisions,but the most important is a happy client during the whole process.
A typical turn around time is 2 to 3 days after receive the tracks to produce the mix.

GenresSounds Like
  • No Te Va Gustar
  • El Kuelgue
  • Once Tiros
Gear Highlights
  • 2 options - option 1:Mix in the Box
  • Pro Tools System. -option 2 :mixing in Studio with an API mixing console and a lot of lovely vintage gear
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  • The band "El Kuelgue" released a new song "Natacion" last night on spotifyAug 22, 2019

    I had the pleasure of record,mix and mastered this new track from the band "El Kuelgue"from argentina.there are 2 more song on the way,love this band.Check it up on Spotify.
    You can listen the Album "Fierrin Lado A" from "El Kuelgue",this album i was mixing and mastering this album.

    Check it up to lusten my work.