Otto Nurminen

Producer, Mixing Engineer

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Artist/Producer from Finland, currently living in London.

My name is Otto Nurminen, I am an artist, producer, and mixing engineer from Finland, currently based in London, UK. I make music with an artist name 'OTSKI'.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

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    It’s always a pleasure to work with Otto. He is both a very talented mixing engineer and a producer, but also a great musician. Can highly recommend Otto!

Interview with Otto Nurminen

  1. Q: How would you describe your style?

  2. A: When I'm mixing my style fits the song, but personally, I like very bright, spacy and dynamic mixes.

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

  4. A: When creating music, I just wanna work with people with whom we share the same vision.

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

  6. A: The Indigo Echoes, a Swedish indie-pop artist, and my own artist career.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Both if possible.

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

  10. A: I'll give my everything, every time, without exceptions.

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

  12. A: That I can do what I love.

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

  14. A: It really varies.

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

  16. A: That mixing engineers and producers are magicians.

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: I just ask for references. If there is something special, I hope that the client would bring it up :)

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

  20. A: Communication is the key. I am an easy guy to deal with.

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

  22. A: Some power source, my laptop, soundcard, monitors, and headphones :)

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

  24. A: I started playing guitar when I was 8yo and played in various metal bands in my teenage years. Got into production cause I wanted to track my own ideas. I just got hooked to making music sound good.

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

  26. A: It took me too long to understand that mixing is not fixing. The source material is the most important thing.

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

  28. A: A large variety of Pop music. Recently indie pop.

  29. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  30. A: I am quite proud of being able to make a vocal that is recorded in a not-so-optimal room, sound good.

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

  32. A: Separation, clarity, and balance.

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

  34. A: I just mix until it sounds to the best of my abilities.

  35. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  36. A: I am all in the box, with a pair of Genelec 8040B studio monitors. I am tracking through a UAD Arrow interface and I have a wide collection of plugins.

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

  38. A: Serban Ghenea, Jaycen Joshua, and all the game changers.

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

  40. A: Mixing and songwriting

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A Perplexed Place by The Indigo Echoes

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