Gearfest 2011: Mixing Part 1 - Setting Up

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This is a real-time shoot of a mixing session, with no smoke or mirrors. Going from rough mix to a final mix in an hour or so, complete with eqs, compression and reverbs. All steps are explained and commented.

Mixed with Dangerous Music Monitor ST, Dangerous Music Summing and Focal speakers, Avid ProTools HD|Native, UAD Satellite Quad, Great River EQ1-NV eqs.

Fab Dupont
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Fab Dupont

Fab Dupont is a Grammy winning NYC based record producer, mixing/mastering engineer and co-founder of

Fab has been playing, writing, producing and mixing music both live and in studios all over the world. He's worked in cities like Paris, Boston, Brussels, Stockholm, London and New York just to name a few.

He has his own studio called FLUX Studios in the East Village of New York City.

Fab has been nominated for Grammys 6 times, including two Latin Grammys and has received many other accolades around the world, including Victoires de la Musique, South African Music awards, Pan African Music Awards and US independent music awards.


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2014 Sep 25
Awesome. Just awesome.
2011 Sep 28
"Thanks" Fab... this series is absolutely AMAZING!!! I also had a great time watching it live in the audience at Gearfest. You're truly one of the best in the business!!! "Touch The World" F.L. Freeman, Audio Engineer/ Mixer 111 Entertainment LLC
2011 Sep 27
Just finished watching all 4 videos. Absolutely fantastic. They are concise, insightful, and funny too! My favorite quote has to be, 'Air is often the best form of compression.' WOW!!!! Looking forward to all your upcoming tutorials. Keep up the great work!