Working with general mastering strategies


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Working with general mastering strategies

From a sonic standpoint, mastering engineers will use a variety of tools to give a mix that finished commercial sound. But for the most part, the same tools used in mixing are also used during the mastering stage. The major difference between processing tracks during mixing and processing a track during mastering is that generally you're working with only the finished stereo mix during the mastering stage. So any processing you did is applied to everything. So if I want to prepare to master in Pro Tools, specifically this track, what I can do is create a New Session and I'm creating a Blank Session.

I'm just going to make sure it's 24 Bit 44.1. The main thing is I want to match the bounce session that I just created. So the file that I exported from the Last stage of the bouncing was 24 Bit 44.1k, and I'll just choose Stereo Mix in the I/O Settings to get it back to a default. Just go ahead and save it in the Exercise Files as Take Me Down - Master. So now I have a blan...

Working with general mastering strategies
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Working with general mastering strategies provides you with in-depth training on Audio + Music. Taught by Brian Lee White as part of the Mixing and Mastering with Pro Tools

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