My goal in every mix or master is to make sure that the best qualities are brought out of the music and that the artist is ecstatic!

I have engineered, mixed, and mastered for major and indie label artists such as A$AP Rocky, Natalie Imbruglia, Travis Scott, Motion City Soundtrack, Bow Wow, and Spank Rock. My engineering work and love for music also extend to classical music where I have recorded albums for the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Westminster Choir, and the American Boy Choir.

My career started off at the famed Quad Studios in NYC working with top level hip-hop and pop artists. Nowadays when I"m not at Jungle City Studios then you can usually find me at any one of the many great studios in New York or Philly.

Looking forward to helping you get the highest quality out of your project!

Send me an email through 'Contact' button above and I'll get back to you asap.

My credits include

AllMusic verified credits for David Pettit:

  • James Jordan
  • Westminster Williamson Voices
  • Samer Fanek
  • Natalie Imbruglia
  • Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Yannick Nézet-Séguin
  • Daniil Trifonov
  • Philadelphia Orchestra
  • Yannick Nézet-Séguin
  • Zack Walther
  • New York Polyphony
  • Angela Malsbury
  • Coull Quartet
  • David Pettit
  • Sonic Liberation 8
  • Bio Ritmo

Gear highlights

  • In-the-box plugins include FabFilter
  • Izotope
  • Waves
  • Sonnox Oxford
  • Sound Toys
  • etc.

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

- 3 sets of revisions per song then $15 per revision after that
- Will print all necessary stems
- Turn around time dependent on complexity of project

Reviews of David Pettit

  • Default-avatarabout 1 hour agoby Verified Review

    As usual Dave's mix was clear and huge! All the track's we've had mixed by Dave sound consistent and bring out the best of the production.

  • Default-avatar4 days agoby Verified Review

    Dave's style is super crisp and clean. He's an excellent collaborator, and nails the details every time. Can't recommend him enough!

  • Listing_thumb_middle_cover7 days agoby Verified Review

    David did a SUPER quick and accurate job with my mastering that i was honestly surprised when i got it back. great work!

  • Default-avatar10 days agoby Verified Review

    the best!!

  • Default-avatar25 days agoby Verified Review

    ok, I;m running out of accolades for Dave..

    5 stars says it all!

    Great work and great to work with!

  • Default-avatar30 days agoby Verified Review

    If you find a really good engineer they are worth their weight in gold.

    David is just such an engineer.

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    Did a incredible job! And I am picky beyond believe. Lol

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    I have absolutely nothing but praise for David. He was super responsive to feedback between each iteration of the track, generously delivered even more than was initally promised, and elevated a rough mix to a well-balanced, professional, and high-quality mix with a complete mastered version alongside it. I'm excited to work with David again!

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    i personally recommend David for a mixer for virtually any project you might have.

    He shows great attention to detail and works tirelessly to satisfy the client.

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    professional in all aspects of engineering

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    outstanding as usual!!

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    Pleasure to work with Dave again. Super concise changes, attention to detail is on point, and incredibly fast turn around at a high standard. Cheers Dave

  • Default-avatar2 months agoby Verified Review

    total professional
    great sound

  • Default-avatar2 months agoby Verified Review

    David rox !!!!

  • Default-avatar3 months agoby Verified Review

    David is a dedicated engineer who does everything he can to please the client and produce top quality product
    and he succeeds!

  • Default-avatar3 months agoby Verified Review

    David Pettit is the consummate professional
    his 1st mix was 95% of what i needed on my project
    and more especially he nailed the lead vocal

    i highly recommend David for just about any type of music

    I have selected David to do the entire album that i am producing

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby Verified Review

    Previously I've worked with many engineers in the past. But after working with David, I made the decision to only send my work to him from now on. This guy is "a beast"! Worth every dollar.

  • Listing_thumb_i_am_rectangle5 months agoby Verified Review

    Absolutely awesome! He took a hip hop track I produced to the next level. Tight and punchy bottom end, crisp highs, nice stereo balance, all vocals up front, great use of effects, and has a nice energy to it. Very, very happy with this!!

  • Listing_thumb_burningwilltolive5 months agoby Verified Review

    Once again R David Pettit has fully realized my vision for a song. If you compose classical music using orchestral software as I do, but also like to throw in live acoustic performances - he's your guy!

  • Listing_thumb_burningwilltolive7 months agoby Verified Review

    Once again R. David Pettit has taken one of my humble compositions and turned it into a juggernaut of awesomeness!

  • Listing_thumb_burningwilltolive9 months agoby Verified Review

    I was aware of Dave's work going all the way back to the early 1990's, when Whale's Hobo Humpin Slobo Babe, a song he engineered, was a huge hit at nightclubs. Even Beavis and Butt-Head loved that song. Dave has gone on to engineer many large scale classical music projects. I'm 100% happy with the work he's done on my music.

  • Default-avatar2 months agoby

    He's the best.

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby

    Absolute pleasure to work with David, turnaround was super fast, tweaks done accurately, and the whole mix had Davids own twist to it. Cannot reccomend him enough.

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