Explore all aspects of recording and mixing in a professional recording studio and learn about mic placement and multi-tracking using Logic and Pro Tools, utilising high-end outboard and software plug-ins with the help of an experienced sound engineer. This course is suitable for musicians, music technology students and aspiring sound engineers, and producers  who are looking to gain some real world recording and mixing experience. 


By the end of the course participants will:

  • Learn session planning skills.

  • Learn microphone application and positioning techniques.

  • Have experience of recording music in a studio.

  • Have an understanding of studio hardware and its uses and applications.

  • Be introduced to studio concepts such as monitoring, gain structure etc.

  • Learn basic mixing skills - setting levels, panning, eq, dynamics and fx

  • Have an opportunity to apply these skills to their mix

  • Be introduced to basic mastering concept


Dates: arranged as required

Tutors: Duncan Chave

Cost: Option 1 day (8 hrs): £260 for 1-1 sessions. Option 2: £150 per person for groups of 2-5 participants

Places: 1-5

Venue: Sound Gallery Studios, Exeter Phoenix, Gandy street, Exeter, EX4 3LS


To request more information or to book a place, please contact Maria Peters on 01392-495301

About us

At Sound Gallery Studios we have carefully designed courses and workshops which go beyond the nuts and bolts of software education and aim to inspire you to create, record and produce your own music with the help of music industry professionals. Whether you are a beginner or have advance knowledge of music production, our courses will help you take your music to the next level. We also run masterclasses in association with he Analogue to Digital Music Expo and our education partners: Time+Space, 2Twenty2 Agency, Integrity Records and Super Audio Mastering.