Musical Careers – A Different Path – Part 3

So in comes the hybrid job: songwriter/producer. Doing both enables the songwriter to get into sound design, which otherwise would be left to the producers and the recording engineers. Sound design applies the science of the engineering on the producer's part of the recording process--putting together the song by whatever means necessary. People can use … Continue reading Musical Careers – A Different Path – Part 3

Musical Careers – A Different Path – Part 2

After acknowledging that the qualifications for a studio musician are basically all of my weaknesses, I first tried to see if I could address these issues. My weaknesses are essentially technical aspects of playing. Regular or frequent practice would help with learning songs, reading sheet music, playing different styles, and singing while playing. So why … Continue reading Musical Careers – A Different Path – Part 2