144th AES CONVENTION Tutorial T20: Before the Studio: The Art of Preproduction

AES Milan 2018
Tutorial T20

Friday, May 25, 13:30 — 15:00 (Arena 3 & 4)

T20 - Before the Studio: The Art of Preproduction

Bill Crabtree, Middle TN State University - Murfreesboro, TN, USA
Wes Maebe, RAK Studios/Sonic Cuisine - London, UK
Barry Marshall, The New England Institute of Art - Boston, MA, USA
Mandy Parnell, Black Saloon Studios - London, UK
Marek Walaszek, Addicted to Music Studio - Warsaw, Poland

Preproduction is as essential to the success of music productions as it is to the success of any film or television show. So why do so many young producers skimp-on or even skip preproduction? This panel will take a look at the preparation of both the act and the act’s material for the recording process. We will focus on lyric and melody as well as musical arrangements and instrumentation.

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