Fundamentals of Music Production

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The Nitty – Gritty Fundamentals of Music Production Music is the language of a human soul. It sweetly awakens our dormant senses to a new hype, whenever songs of local artists or local bands dominate the airwaves to provide us with quality entertainment from generation to generation. But how does your kind of music become an integral part of your …

Audio Short Courses: Let Your Music Be Heard

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Have you ever wanted to record your own music, podcasts, do voiceovers or sound editing? Perhaps you have already ventured out into this area, but you’d like some help to fine tune (no pun intended!) your skills. Encounter Studios is a professional video and recording studio that has worked with some of music’s biggest producers – but we are so …

Production and Recording Studio Update!

Recording projects We just finished producing two tracks for two local artists and we’re on the horizon of working on producing an EP for another local artist and we’re looking to do more. Are you a local musician or song writer who is interested in producing songs that you’ve written? Give us a call or drop us an email for …

Summer full of recording at Encounter Studios

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Studio update It’s been a busy summer here at the studio with some of our returning clients as well as new ones. We’ve been working on TV commercials, corporate recordings, Music production and training narrations with several companies. It is always exciting to work on different kinds of projects with different clients and companies, this diversity gives us creativity in …

Hellocopter band finish recording 2 songs

Studio Update During the past few weeks we’ve been working with Markham’s local band ‘Hellocopter’ on their two singles. Earlier in May, Encounter Studios sponsored a Battle of the Bands run by the Markham Mayor’s Youth Task Force, where we offered a prize of 12 hours of studio time for recording, mixing and mastering. The winning band was the helicopter …

Our music recording and mixing update

Music Recording The past few weeks we’ve been busy with recording and mixing music. Exciting things are happening with our clients and their music, Louis Gallant has Just finished recording his second album ‘Keepin’ it, re…all’ soon on itunes and on all major music distributors. The album has 12 original songs, a fine mix of instrumentals and vocals written, composed …

Importance of Mastering Audio

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Many of our clients; professionals and amateurs ask about the importance of mastering audio after the recording, editing and mixing process. Many people mistake audio mastering with the CD master copy – A CD master copy is simply the final disk with audio, ready for duplication. While there is importance in creating a high quality CD master copy, with raw …

Encounter Studios Audio and Video Update

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In the Studio   In our highlight is working with New York based producer Dave Liang on his latest production that is in line with his successful ‘The Shanghai Restoration Project’ productions. Click here to read more! During recording, we got a chance to work with some talented children and teachers from Yip’s Canada read more. It was a challenging …

Latest in Recording, Mixing and Mastering

Recording This past month we’ve been busy with a couple of projects in hand, Starting with Louis Gallant’s debut album 1, 2, 6, Gu.s.ay Go! Aside by our respected client, Drake international, recording voiceover for company’s interactive systems. We’ve also been recording Audio on set for World Vision video series with Dr. Tony Campolo. At Encounter Studios we enjoy what …

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Cause Force Voice Over Recording Session

Voice over recording Last week we got the privilege of being a part of the ‘Shoppers Drugmart Weekend to End Women’s Cancers’ by recording a Voice over for one a radio commercial that will air across Canada to raise awareness for the event. We were honoured to have Julie Gauvin, the voice talent who shared her story of defeating breast …