Sebastian Kalka

Composer, arangger,

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Hi, my name is Sebastian I’m composer, arranger and producer. I have a Masters Degree in Orchestra Conducting and Music Composition. I'm working in professional studio where did many projects from scratch to radio quality record. Singles, full album productions for soloists and bands, also experience with choir church recordings and audiobooks

You can hire me for any music projects at any stage. In my studio we provide all music service production:
composing, mixing, mastering. In the studio we have professional setup. We are working with many session musicians so we can do female male or mixed backing vocals and play live on almost all instruments.
We can create small or massive pro orchestration for your track, also you can select instruments for your track and finally we can compose track from scratch with your suggestions . Whatever you need :-)

If you have any questions, you can message me any time!
Looking forward to hearing from you!

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Interview with Sebastian Kalka

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

  2. A: I composed and produced "I Guess" , track for young band called The Tumbling Paddies, that song took them to big venues in Ireland and UK. Unfortunately Covid came.

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

  4. A: Nathan Boyle 3 tracks INDIE music Mikaela Boner single "The Mask" Adele style ballad

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: Equipment? - Digital Instruments? Analog

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

  8. A: You will be happy when you will hear final mix.

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

  10. A: There is always space to arrange a song in different way

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

  12. A: -How it sounds like? - I like it.

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

  14. A: That production process is longer then recording

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

  16. A: Listen their tracks it will tell you everything

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

  18. A: guitar, piano, drums, trumpet, cello

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

  20. A: Im doing this in last 10 years and Im happy to continue. I my passion.

  21. Q: How would you describe your style?

  22. A: Classic style with modern touch

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

  24. A: I have recorded many many musicians. They are not fames but real artists. I always would like to work with artists with vision, passion and good skills

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

  26. A: Don't scare to leave silence or only one instrument in the track,

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

  28. A: Indie, pop, rock

  29. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  30. A: Guitar, Strings, to hear the final output before instruments starts play

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

  32. A: In the work process main thing is to rings proper balance between music output and number of instruments. Very often "less" sounds better, I'm always trying to reach best composition from artistic and estetic point of view.

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

  34. A: Main thing is an idea. It can be a melody, chord progression from that point I'm starting to create a track. Some its clear from the begining how the track should sounds like. Sometimes Im canceling some instrument because during creation process better ideas came out. Everything is unstable on the beginning but during work vision is clearer and sounds great. Me and my clients are always vary happy of the final result.

  35. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  36. A: Mixing desk Allen Heath GS r24m, Portico Master bus Procesor, Neuman U67.

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

  38. A: There is a lot good produced songs. I like Adele quality records or music film scoring created by Hollywood music makers. I like all music professionally produced.

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

  40. A: Composing and recording full arrangement for simple guitar or piano idea played by our customer. Live recording instrument and top class software instruments. Finally mixing and mastering

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Gear Highlights
  • Studio: Control Room and Two Live Rooms
  • Mixing Desk Allen&Heath GS r24m
  • Portico Master 2 bus Processor
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  • Lockdown almost finished.May 05, 2021

    Great!!! New recording session booked- 15 th of May. I will be working with young very talented  Nathan Boyle Indie stuff :-).