Krishna is a Indian sound engineer & music producer based in Chennai. He has been working with some of the best artists and producers in the music business. Krishna's runs his own Music Studio, Contrabass Music Studios, this is one of the top class studio in India with the high-end gear and sounding.
I offer the below services
- Remote or in Person Mixing at Contrabass Music Studios
- Remote or in Person Mastering at Contrabass Music Studios
- Vocal Production
- Vocal Pitch Correction
- Drum programming
- Music Production
- Google Hangout/ Skype/ FaceTime Calls for Production, Mixing, Mastering
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Interview with Krishna Saurabh Surampalli
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I am working on lot of mixes and production work for Indies albums, as well working on my own album. Aprat from that couple of movies Film scores and OTT platforms.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both actually coming from the Analog way of working helped me to use the plugins and other stuff very effectiently. Both has its own advantages so working in a smart way is more important.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Most of my ideas comes to me before touching the system. I think this imagination skill for any producer is very imoportant to get your track sounding great not only technically but as soulfully.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: As told earlier I am comfortable with most of the popular genres thats actually a big advantage for me. Having an in-depth music knowledge in different genres helps to get into the any kind of song very quickly.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Coming from a strong music background, I can easily adapt and learn the song genre very quickly. Which helps to bring the beauty of the song through my mixing / mastering / production.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Every track has atleast an elemet to inpsire you. So I try to grab as many inspiring elements as possible from the song and try not to change the mood of the song according to the composer perspective.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: In the process of mixing I play the song for 8-9 times and start taking the notes to understand the sttucture & mood of the song . Then slowly gets into the process where the magic begins.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I own a top class studio in the heart of Chennai, India. Having the top most gear in the industry. 1. Monitors Quested with Sub, JBL 5.1, Eminence Custombuild monitors 2. Spl Iron Masterin compressor 3. Prismatlas Audio Interface, Apollo Twin Duo Interface 4. Collection of 25 worlds best microphones from the manufatures of Chartaroak, AKG, Shure, Lauten Audio, Blue, Rode, Audix etc 5. Neeve & SSl vhd preamps 6. Imac with the most powerful hardware 7. Slate Digital Raven 8. DBX channel EQ 9. SPL monitor controller
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Oak, Tennyson, Skirllex, Igorrr, J S Bach, MJ
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I work with lot of indie artist and film composers.