Ulrich Ellison

Guitarist, Music Producer

3 Reviews (2 Verified)
Ulrich Ellison on SoundBetter

Hi, I'm an award-winning Austin-based guitarist, recording artist and want to help bring your project to life! I have produced songs and albums for various artists in different styles all over the world, ranging from rock to blues, pop, classical, and world music. Hit me up, let's talk!

I am a classically trained producer and guitarist and have been working professionally for over 20 years. As a guitarist, I have won several prizes including 3 Downbeat Awards for "Best Rock/Pop/Blues Soloist" in the years 2008-10.

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3 Reviews - 1 Repeat Client

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  1. Review by Blessing Bled Chimanga
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    Amazing musician and music director. Loving his vision and worj ethic.

  2. Review by John J.

    First class professional all the way. You won't be disappointed with his work!

  3. Review by John J.

    Ulrich delivered much more than what was expected. The track was fantastic! You wont be disappointed in hiring him for your project. Highly recommend.

Interview with Ulrich Ellison

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

  2. A: Recorded the Vienna Symphonic Orchestra. Mixed it for a public performance honoring Mozart's birthday in Vienna in 2006.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: My next album

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: -

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Both. Best of both worlds

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

  10. A: You will have a better song/arrangement/recording after you walk out of my studio.

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

  12. A: I love music.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: -

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: I'm just a longhaired rocker

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

  18. A: What do you want to achieve with this song? Where do you see yourself?

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

  20. A: Music comes first - don't look for features/credentials but look for somebody that can help you get your music out the way you envision it.

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

  22. A: a guitar, a macbook with a UAD Apollo, a condenser Mic, and a radio operator station - so I can get off the island again!

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

  24. A: studied piano at the conservatory age 8-18 studied Music production at University Of Vienna age 19-26 studied jazz at UT Austin 2007-09 professional musician for 15+ years recording and touring artist since 2007

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: smooth, cool, mature

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

  28. A: you

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

  30. A: Strip the song down to just acoustic guitar and voice, and see what happens. If it's a great song it will work just as well.

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

  32. A: rock, pop, funk, roots music, jazz classical

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: visualisation, making a vision come to reality

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

  36. A: great sense of melody, deep knowledge of theory and harmony, great tone and instinct as a guitar player, experienced arranger

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

  38. A: There isn't a typical process, every project is different

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: Mac-based Logic Setup (Logic 7 -10), Universal Audio Quad PCI card, various microphones for full band tracking

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

  42. A: Eric Clapton, Quincy Jones, Lenny Kravitz, Max Martin

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

  44. A: Arrange and produce full songs, writing, write and record guitar parts, mix studio and live tracks; scoring, music videos


GenresSounds Like
  • John Mayer
  • David Gilmour
Gear Highlights
  • Universal Audio
  • Neve
  • Royer Ribbon Microphones
  • Sennheiser
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