Ilya Lukashev Studio


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Experienced and creative mixing engineer. Work at modern and powerful mixing facility doing mostly music mixing using top level gear and software. Live in studio since 2006

Mixing music on a full time basis for last ten years. Worked with a large variety of projects from simple singer/songwriter kind of music to lots of rock, jazz, complicated modern productions, Movie Music Mixing, orchestral sessions, iTunes Live EP sessions etc.. My main objective is providing a good sounding mix on schedule, still keeping it sounding big, wide and "alive" trying achieve the most musical result.

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  1. Review by mariano s.

    Ilya mixed and mastered two of my songs, which included orchestras and vocals. I am very satisfied with his work. He was extremely precise and attentive to detail. He was very available and I am certain that I would like to work with him again in the future.

    Mariano Schiavolini
    Assieme Edizioni (Warner Group)

  2. Review by Dmitry Selipanov

    An amazing sound engineer and a great person to work with. Creative, enthusiastic, willing to go beyond the common decisions and techniques. A great collaborator, professional and supportive with tons of ideas. Has recorded and mixed complex tracks for me - live orchestra, guitars, drums and percussion, tons of fx, synths etc. Highly recommended!

  3. Review by Cherpakov

    Ilya mixed my debut single last year. The result is awesome, sounds even better than I expected. It's been a pleasure!

Interview with Ilya Lukashev Studio

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

  2. A: Keep the right tempo, don't overproduce.

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

  4. A: Various, mostly live. Sometimes edm

  5. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  6. A: Bringing the essence of a track on top.

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

  8. A: First of all I ask if artist needs to bring something into the music. If not - I just mix. If he/she is open for some creative mojo - I'd do my best to help the song work emotionally. It might be some undertracking, automation or crazy event fx. It always depends.

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

  10. A: I have an assistant who prepares the session layout does all the colorcoding and fixes occasional artifacts in RX. Then I mix. Usually we have from zero to 3-4 fixes and we're done. That's it basically. I never charge for fixes.

  11. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  12. A: That's a hybrid room powered by a top notch mac pro. Apollo X16 conversion goes into a custom built german Summing mixer. Master section is usually a manley massive passive mastering, Vari - Mu mastering, RED3, TK Audio BC1-THD and a Rupert Neve Master Buss Processor. I do have some outboard gear including vintage wsw eqs, retro 176, adr compex and vocal stressor, some chandlers etc. Bricasti M7 of course. But who cares about gear?

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

  14. A: Bob Clearmountain, Michael Brauer, Tom Elmhirst, Joe Chiccarelli

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

  16. A: I mostly mix music of various genre from cinematic scores to powerful rock stuff. Sometimes doing jazz, sometimes Indie. Well mixing almost everything except for the metal music.

Hard Lights by Therr Maitz

I was the Mixing Engineer in this production

Gear Highlights
  • Manley Massive Passive Mastering
  • Amphion Two 18
  • Rupert Neve Portico MBP II
  • UAD Ultimate 8
  • Manley Vari Mu Mastering
  • Retro 176
  • ADR Compex Limiter etc.
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SoundBetter Deal

Special price depending on the track count. 10 fixes included. 300$ per mix with 2 fixes included.

  • New Album MixedMar 17, 2015

    Finished mixing for new Therr Maitz album "Unicorn". Already on iTunes. Mixed completely ITB. Will posts some tracks to soundcloud soon.

    Best, Ilya.