Luca Pretolesi: Mixing & Mastering Major Lazer

Mixing/Mastering Major Lazer

Dancefair 2018 is the educational event in the epic centre of electronic music. This year a complete program will be filled with Bass music in the KLASH Area.

On both Saturday and Sunday KLASH will be the home base of highly respected Las Vegas-based engineer Luca Pretolesi. Luca talks you through the process of mixing and mastering Major Lazer. As an engineer Luca has worked with Diplo, Steve Aoki, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, DVBBS, Fedde Le Grand, Morgan Page, Dillon Francis, KSHMR, and TJR.

Producer Topics

  • Mixing: techniques & strategies
  • Mastering: projects & results
  • Gear: plugins & outboard gear
  • Rhythm: low-end & drums
  • Sound: melody & vocals

What You Will Learn

  • Which mixers, summing devices and outboard gear are recommended
  • How to create a professional track with advanced mixing
  • How to give low-end and kicks their place in your mix
  • How to use sidechain compression to enrich your sound
  • How to use solid, glueing and separated sound in drums
  • How to use busses in your mixing and mastering
  • Why mono and stereo playback are so important in the process
  • How to create that warm, pushing gain sound with mastering

More for musicians and producers

  • 6000m2 expo floor with all the latest gear
  • Demodrop with 80 labels and A&R managers
  • Dedicated advanced mixing & mastering area
  • KRK area to go in-depth about monitoring
  • All the new features of Live 10 in the Ableton area
  • Abbey Road Institute Amsterdam about recording, mixing & mastering
  • Pro user and experts area for FL Studio, Ableton, Logic & Cubase
  • Next Level area  to take the next step in music production

Check this first draft of the Timetable for Dancefair 2018

Tickets are now available: Tickets

Set yourself on attending: Facebook Event