Emanuele Frusi @Giraffe Labs
Mixing & Mastering & Producer
Emanuele is a Composer, Sound D, Mixing and Mastering Eng. Owner of Giraffe Production Labs,production Studios from Recording to Producing, We provide solutions for the entire production process, Composing and Producing Soundtracks, Remote Mixing & Mastering, Game Audio with A Class Gear and we can provide Professional Musicians and Orchestra.
Emanuele worked with " A " list clients and projects, worldwide, and represents Giraffe Production Labs,
a top quality Studio And Professionals Net, spread on different studios and locations, who provide every solution on the entertainment production.
Composers, Sound Designers, Engineers, focused on :
Game Audio and Sound Design
Movie Mixing and Production
Recording and Editing
Soundtrack Productions and PreProductions
We provided Solutions for :
DFAD - LA
SILENT H - VANCOUVER
SYNC TRACKS - LODON
NOAH STUDIO - SHANGHAI
CHEN PROD - BEIJING
BOOMBOX FX LTD - THAILAND
HEADROOM STUDIO - NYC
RED ZONE POKER - ITALY
MEDIASET - ITALY
BLUE PRINCESS PUBLISHING - LA
KERN - ITALY FRANCE
Check Emanuele Collaboration List and Portfolio @ https://it.linkedin.com/in/emanuelefrusi
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Interview with Emanuele Frusi @Giraffe Labs
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: TV Serie - Soundtrack Mixing & Mastering Games - Soundtrack and Audio Production Short Movies and Commercial for Asian Market
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: What Project requires. I'm personally Cinematic oriented on what i do, anything is impossible, sleeping is not an option.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Soundtracks - Our main focus is on Short Movies - Commercial - Movies - Games
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: We provide different room solutions, from all digital to all analog. We work on several platform including : Protools Logic Pro Ableton Cubase FMOD Surround Mixing Rooms provided by Genelec and Mackie Monitors Outboard consist in : Neve Api Empirical Labs Focusrite Elisya SPL etc etc
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Check linkedin, or write me :-)
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Not yet, but there will be for sure, world is large and music is larger...
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both of course, why choosing between black and white in a world plain of colors?
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: At the end of this project we will discuss how it was humanly possibile to make it ! And we will be proud of each other.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: That everything i do has it's own sound.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: C : Can i pay less? E : Can i work worst? C: No E: Exactly
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That is all about sound, it's not, it's about understanding.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Do you dream something great for your project? i wish the same in each work.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: If you give 100% of yourself in a project, i'll do the same.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Earphone, Phone,Power Generator,Strings and a Guitar, so if i was not able to call someone to rescue me, well i can still play some stuff in the meanwhile.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Since i was 7, starting to play with bands and artists, then i was leave in a studio playing with knobs and faders, and i had the occasion to see the light out of the room, once i learned something useful ! I lived in Uk, China, Us, Canada, wherever i was able to learn something, and i never stopped.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Artist: Hans, Brian, John, Alexandre, Ennio , to see if i can survive Band : Anyone in rock era, Foo Fighters because probably i will stop breathing at the end of the work. i love them
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Do best as you can do, then do it again !
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Quality research, patience, deadline and scheduling managing.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: We talk a lot with artists/producers/directors/etc to define what they need and the best way to move on. We set a deadline for all process, and start listening thousands times all the infos, questions, suggestions from the client. We decide which team must follow the workflow, and start working as hell :-)
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Everyone works with unbelievable efforts, quality and passion.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: C for Client E for Emanuele C: I need a mix for my cues, we have really tight deadline, how can you handle it ? E: Working with best pals as possible, days and night for weeks, destroying our common life, but we love it as it is ! C: We need Pitches for our Production ( Commercial, Movie, Short, Game or whatever ) , when can we expect some ideas once you get the full explanations ? E: We provide full pack of ideas in less than a week usually. C: I would need a remote mix and mastering, but we have a tiny budget, what you suggest? E: We provide cheap solutions with " In the Box " mixing and mastering, respecting quality and time, but if you're looking to pay nothing and have a Marvel Sounds, you don't need a studio, you need a doctor. C: Why am i suppose to choose an Italian Audio Productions, than a LA one? E: Because in 1991 the World Discovered INTERNET, and it works pretty fine nowadays! We work for Worldwide clients, no matter from where, with A Class people and gear, if you don't believe it, try it ! But if you feel more comfortable on working face to face, you should be our guest for the process here in our " quite pleasant " Tuscany