YOUR MIXES MATTER ! "Volition isn't just about delivering a great mix but understanding and getting to know the artist." So please let me know what is your story, and how can I help?
I'm seeking to work with clients that are passionate about music! My services include editing work like cleaning up track sounds, vocal pitching, timing alignment and mixing. I also offer free consultation on studio building, recording, mixing, mastering and other audio related topics. Please feel free to contact me if you are in need of any information regarding the mentioned topics. I'm also certified for Audio Engineering with Alberta Academy of Recording.
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Interview with Volition Recording Studio
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Recently landed a EP project with a client looking to get their first major release. I mixed and mastered the tracks of the project and am glad that the client is now in the process of getting it distributed. Really rewarding experience since my client wants to really push their music career inspiring me to help them as much as I could.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Getting my studio name out and getting more potential clients.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital because of the convenience associated with it and reliability.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: My client's work is always my priority and I will put all my effort and time to make their music the way they want. I want to make sure the client can trust me in what I do.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: Just being able to work with music everyday keeps me motivated, inspired and driven to connect with more clients and helping them reach their musical goals.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: I offer editing and mixing only but many believe I do mastering as well.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What are you trying to achieve with your music? What are some things you want to hear in your music? What inspired your song and how can I replicate that feeling or sound your looking for?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Talk to multiply engineers and see if you like them. It's one thing to get an amazing sounding mix but it's more important to find an engineer you know you can build a good relationship with. Someone you can trust and know can fulfill your musical goals.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: My studio monitors, audio interface, sony mdr 7506, laptop and ear buds
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would like to work with anyone that has an extreme passion for their music. They are willing to go the extra mile regardless of experience and hardships to get better at their craft. I would those individuals achieve and reach their musical goals.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Be confidant and know what you want with your pursuit with music. Your music doesn't have to be perfect in order for it to be released its about learning and improving over time to get to that professional level.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Rock, Pop and music genre that uses real instruments. Open to any genre.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Critical listening skills hearing objectively what is necessary to improve a song.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: A set of JBL studio monitors a steinberg ur22 audio interface. Soundproofed and sound treated studio space.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Graham Cochrane Recording Revolution, Björgvin Benediktsson Audio Issues and Andrew Scheps
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Editing work like time alignment, cutting, trimming tracks as well as vocal pitching and mixing.