Hi, I am Pratik Shah, I am an independant musican. I play Piano, Bass & Drums. Studied Music Production & Engineering at Berklee College Of Music. I mix and master for records, and write songs for clients and myself. I have produced 34 jingles aired on television & worked with countless musicians & singers.
I produce, do recordings, composition, mix & master.
Arrange, Sequence, Program.
Jingles, Background Score, Sound Design, Remixes, Original Songs.
Piano Bass & Drums
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Interview with PratikStudio
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: My new single coming out soon, it sounds amazing and you should check it out!
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Many Projects
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital, time is short and digital gets it done quicker with recall abilities.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I try to work smarter than my previous projects
Q: What do you like most about your job?
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Can you pitch correct me into sounding great? and the answer is: lol
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I cant think of one.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Whats the deadline?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Check out their website, and see if you like their work.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Satellight phone, solar power chager, macbook, midi keyboard, & headphones.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Making music, 6 years and counting
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Funky with class
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Band: Young The Giant, they are amazing.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Practice producition an entire song within a time limit
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I work with Indian-Classical, Western-Classical, Rock, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Rap, Reggae, Bollywood, EDM, R&B, Blues, Country, Metal.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: All my mixes have a perfect translation in various size & kinds of speakers
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Varios styles in a single production
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Piano Bass & Drums are always first, everything else later.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I have 6 set of monitors, with 64 channel recording Interface. Mainly work in the box, and minimal outboard gear.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Raghav - Singer/Songwriter (UK/India) Amit Trivedi - Producer (India)
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Most common work I do for my clients are: full productions, which includes composition, lyrics, arrangement, recording, mix & master.