Intro To Recording

OverviewThis workshop is a hands-on introduction to the Audio Recording resources available at Launchpad’s Digital Media Lab. Some background in audio production is strongly recommended for the more specific subjects that will be discussed. This workshop will orient you on our Sound Recording Studio and the amazing tools for recording. The content will be tailored to match the experience levels of the attendees. This course is focused on the technical craft of audio recording, but will be situated within a broader conversation on creativity and entrepreneurship.  You Will Learn AboutGain structureMicrophone selection and positioningUsing analog hardwareTracking on a Digital Audio WorkstationMicing live instruments and vocalsHearback monitoringThis workshop will take place physically at the Digital Media Lab with limited capacity (6 people) and it will also be broadcasted through Zoom (link will be sent in your ticket through email). About the Instructor:Mariana Hutten (@mari_hutten) is a producer, mixing, and mastering engineer based in Toronto, Canada. Specialized in genres such as pop, rock, hip hop, and jazz, Hutten has worked in a wide range of projects consisting in recorded music, live recording, and music for video.  Hutten has worked on international projects from Montreal, Banff, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Monaco, among others. In addition to her cosmopolitan experience, Hutten has also worked on projects with producers such as Eddie Kramer, Colin Linden, and Richard King.The  zoom link and password will be sent in your ticket.  Please make sure to check your email. Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event. By taking part in this event you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organizer. 

At DML and via Zoom
130 Queens Quay East, East Tower 4th Floor (Map)

Overview

This workshop is a hands-on introduction to the Audio Recording resources available at Launchpad’s Digital Media Lab. Some background in audio production is strongly recommended for the more specific subjects that will be discussed. This workshop will orient you on our Sound Recording Studio and the amazing tools for recording. The content will be tailored to match the experience levels of the attendees. This course is focused on the technical craft of audio recording, but will be situated within a broader conversation on creativity and entrepreneurship. 

 

You Will Learn About

  • Gain structure
  • Microphone selection and positioning
  • Using analog hardware
  • Tracking on a Digital Audio Workstation
  • Micing live instruments and vocals
  • Hearback monitoring
This workshop will take place physically at the Digital Media Lab with limited capacity (6 people) and it will also be broadcasted through Zoom (link will be sent in your ticket through email).

About the Instructor:

Mariana Hutten (@mari_hutten) is a producer, mixing, and mastering engineer based in Toronto, Canada. Specialized in genres such as pop, rock, hip hop, and jazz, Hutten has worked in a wide range of projects consisting in recorded music, live recording, and music for video.  Hutten has worked on international projects from Montreal, Banff, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, Monaco, among others. In addition to her cosmopolitan experience, Hutten has also worked on projects with producers such as Eddie Kramer, Colin Linden, and Richard King.

The  zoom link and password will be sent in your ticket.  Please make sure to check your email. 

Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event. By taking part in this event you grant the event organizers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organizer.