A multi-award winning engineer, mixer and producer Jeff Wolpert has worked with some of the biggest names in today's music industry in addition to a successful career working in film and television. He has traveled around the world from LA to Beijing recording and mixing with the worlds best musicians and loving every minute of it!

Listen, you’ve been working on your tracks for a long time getting everything to be the best it can be. Now it’s time to mix and you’re sure there is great music in there, but maybe you could just use just a little help digging it out. Getting an experienced and successful mix engineer to help would be amazing but let’s face it, all the time and money that would take just makes it difficult. Until now...

HI Folks. My name is Jeff Wolpert. I’m an award winning music engineer/producer and I’m here to tell you about a brand new service I’m offering through soundbetter.com.

Over the last 30 years I’ve mixed a lot of tracks for a lot of successful artists. You can check out my credits at jeffwolpert.com and my studio at desertfishstudios.com. What I’ve learned is that the best results come from collaboration. Working together I can help you get the results you’ve been looking for from your tracks. I'll look at things like tuning and timing, arrangement, space and dynamics working in my own place Desert Fish Studios on my favourite gear in the room I’m most familiar with and you can even listen in real time via the internet while you’re in your pyjamas or whatever listening where you feel most comfortable. Mixing together, no travel, no extra cost. You gotta love it.

My credits include

AllMusic verified credits for Jeff Wolpert:

  • Lesley Barber
  • Cowboy Junkies
  • Lily Frost
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • The Tenors
  • The Tenors
  • The Tenors
  • The Tenors
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Kiran Ahluwalia
  • Gryphon Trio
  • Patricia O'Callaghan
  • Oliver Schroer
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Leyland Gordon Group
  • Leyland Gordon Group
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • The Canadian Tenors
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Elvis Presley
  • Anne Murray
  • Maggie G.
  • Maggie G.
  • Quartetto Gelato
  • Dan Gibson
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Alison Krauss
  • Alison Krauss
  • Cowboy Junkies
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Dan Gibson
  • Patricia O'Callaghan
  • Patricia O'Callaghan
  • Patricia O'Callaghan
  • Adam Miner
  • Brandi Disterheft
  • Brandi Disterheft
  • Blue Cliff Ensemble
  • Ron Wiseman
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • David Buchbinder
  • Manteca
  • Manteca
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dafnis Prieto
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Dan Gibson
  • Disney
  • Hilario Durán
  • Hilario Durán
  • Dione Taylor
  • Dione Taylor
  • Jillian Horton
  • Dan Gibson
  • Cowboy Junkies
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • The Ease Down
  • Dan Gibson
  • Theresa Sokyrka
  • Roberto Occhipinti
  • Anne Murray
  • Anne Murray
  • Anne Murray
  • Anne Murray
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Fred Mollin
  • Fred Mollin
  • Vito Rezza
  • Cowboy Junkies
  • Fisher-Price
  • Lorraine Lawson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Ian Tyson
  • Ian Tyson
  • Great Big Sea
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Dan Gibson
  • Disney
  • Disney
  • Anne Murray
  • Anne Murray
  • Anne Murray
  • Leahy
  • Jeff Beal
  • Patricia O'Callaghan
  • Cowboy Junkies
  • Michael Kaeshammer
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Matt Dusk
  • Jane Siberry
  • Taheny & Reid
  • Taheny & Reid
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Disney
  • Disney
  • Fisher-Price
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Erica Goodman
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Johnnie Johnson
  • Johnnie Johnson
  • Connie Kaldor
  • Howard Baer
  • Anne Murray
  • Jane Siberry
  • Henry Heillig
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Disney
  • Disney
  • Dan Gibson
  • Ron Allen
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Will Gilliam
  • Will Gilliam
  • Will Gilliam
  • Wolpert & Wingfield
  • Wolpert & Wingfield
  • Wolpert & Wingfield
  • Wolpert & Wingfield
  • Wolpert & Wingfield
  • Tony Paglia
  • Steve Wingfield
  • Steve Wingfield
  • Attila Fias
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Dan Gibson
  • The Holy Modal Rounders
  • Eleanor McCain
  • Leahy
  • Kenny Vehkavaara
  • Richard Evans
  • Richard Evans
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Kate Crossan
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • Fred Mollin
  • Fred Mollin
  • Disney
  • Disney
  • Disney
  • Disney
  • Great Big Sea
  • Holly Cole
  • Barry Mann
  • Jeff Wolpert
  • Jeff Wolpert
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Carlos Del Junco
  • Zafra
  • Zafra
  • John Herberman
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Johnny Favourite
  • Johnny Favourite
  • Natalie MacMaster
  • Natalie MacMaster
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Ian Tyson
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Peter Buffett
  • Peter Buffett
  • Peter Buffett
  • Trio Lyra
  • Trio Lyra
  • Kris Kristofferson
  • The Holy Modal Rounders
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Ted Quinlan
  • Ted Quinlan
  • Holly Cole
  • Black Cabbage
  • Boko Suzuki
  • Boko Suzuki
  • Dan Gibson
  • Dan Gibson
  • John Herberman
  • Dan Gibson
  • Brian Hughes
  • Brian Hughes
  • Brian Hughes
  • Great Big Sea
  • Ron Allen
  • Ron Allen
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Holly Cole
  • Michael Maxwell
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Amanda McBroom
  • Fred Mollin
  • Jesse Cook
  • Jesse Cook
  • Brian Hughes
  • Brian Hughes
  • Jimmy Webb
  • Jimmy Webb
  • Lenny Solomon
  • Lenny Soloman
  • Lenny Solomon
  • Lenny Soloman
  • Great Big Sea
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Richard Fortin
  • Sharon, Lois & Bram
  • The Nylons
  • The Nylons
  • The Nylons
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
  • Manteca
  • Manteca
  • Manteca
  • Brian Hughes
  • Brian Hughes
  • Brian Hughes
  • Brian Hughes
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Del Dako
  • Fred Mollin
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • The Barra MacNeils
  • Anne Murray
  • Anne Murray
  • Ellen McIlwaine
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Jane Siberry
  • Moscow Studio Symphony Orchestra
  • Aaron Davis
  • David Piltch
  • Aaron Davis
  • David Piltch
  • Joel Quarrington
  • Joel Quarrington
  • Daniel Matto
  • Daniel Matto
  • The Daniel Matto Quintet
  • The Daniel Matto Quintet
  • Bowfire
  • Ekaterina Shelehova
  • Ekaterina Shelehova
  • Ekaterina Shelehova
  • Ekaterina Shelehova
  • Ekaterina Shelehova
  • Ekaterina Shelehova
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Loreena McKennitt
  • Two Blue
  • Paolo Busato
  • Paolo Busato
  • Paolo Busato
  • Paolo Busato
  • Paolo Busato
  • Conrad Chow
  • Conrad Chow
  • Conrad Chow
  • Kiran Ahluwalia
  • Michelle Willis
  • Louise di Tullio
  • Louise di Tullio
  • Louise di Tullio
  • Amin Bhatia

Gear highlights

  • SSL analog console
  • Sontec
  • Oram
  • dBx
  • Avalon
  • Valley People
  • UA
  • Lexicon
  • PT HD 12

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

2 revision is included. 1 song per day turn around. Source-Connect remote session attendance available.

Reviews of Jeff Wolpert Desert Fish Inc

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    Jeff is a great guy who leaves the ego at the door. Professional and easy to work with. He got the mix and the master done in a timely manor and completed revisions upon request. Hope to work with him again soon.

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    Really enjoyed working with Jeff! Great mixing and understanding what client needs. working with female vocals - he does it in a very special way! my biggest recommendations !

  • Listing_thumb_pressebilde_snart_gryr_en_dag_lite2 months agoby Verified Review

    Jeff is a professional in every sense. He has a musical ear, he is devoted and he is easy to communicate with. I will highly recommend him!

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby Verified Review

    I loved working with Jeff. Professional, respectful and on the money. I'm very happy with my mixes and would not think twice about working with him again.

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby Verified Review

    Jeff is that rare combination of a superb artist and a superb technician. He instantly "got" what I was going for and he vastly improved the sonic character of my project. He has a unique ability to translate feedback into pure emotional results. I look forward to working with Jeff again.

  • Default-avatar6 months agoby Verified Review

    Very professional and very talented. Not only did Jeff take my track from a scratchy bedroom demo to a professional sounding song , but he mastered it to sonic perfection. Assisting with anything I asked including vocals , and made me feel very comfortable in his studio. Highly recommend to anyone looking for a professional job for a great price.

  • Listing_thumb_d39b1184vers_grey1v37 months agoby Verified Review

    Jeff real professional, I was pleased to work with him.

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Interview with Jeff Wolpert Desert Fish Inc

If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
An espresso maker, a great chair, PMC monitors, Neumann mics and the best musicians in the world.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
More than 30 years now! I've always owned my own studio except for the few years I spent as the chief engineer of a large studio complex. Even then I was technically freelance.
Can you share one music production tip?
You really don't know if something works until you hear it.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Mostly acoustic oriented.
What's your strongest skill?
After 30 years of mixing I've got a deep bag of tricks to make things happen.
What do you bring to a song?
I try to get what the song is about and mix in a way that re-enforces that idea.
What's your typical work process?
I listen until I get a good idea of what the song is all about then I start to mix. I love it when the artist provides me with a good rough mix to help me see where they were going.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I've got an analog/digital hybrid setup. A fully automated and recall-able SSL AWS 924 with full patch bay and tons of outboard gear along with a powerful Pro Tools HD system with literally hundreds of plug ins. I like to change monitors while I'm mixing for different perspectives and use models form PMC, JBL, Genelec, Yamaha and even a little Roland mono speaker.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Most of the time I'm mixing. I produce a lot of the time mostly in collaboration with the artist.