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Ultimate Home Recording School DVD Set


Own your own copy of our Flagship Home Recording Product. This 3 Disc DVD Boxed Set is over 6 hours of our top of the line training on Home and Project Recording.

The “Ultimate Home Recording School” DVD Box Set is our top of the line training set for the recording musician.

A 3-Disc set featuring over 6 Hours of Premium Hands On Training to help you master your home recording studio.Hosted by David Wills (Engineer/Consultant with Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Phil Collins), this is the one stop training on Home Recording that you’ve been looking for.

Basically, if you’ve ever wanted to have David spend the weekend at your house and teach you everything he has learned from working over 25 years with the best names in the business…this is your ticket to that experience.

Whether you use a software solution like Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic or Reason…or a hardware multitrack recorder, this massive library of training tutorials takes you from novice to expert.

All of our product specific training DVDs center on what buttons to press and what screens to navigate, but this set was developed to teach you the unchanging principles of Recording, Mixing & Mastering your songs.

There simply is no other training product like this that takes you through the entire home recording process in such complete way.


Bonus #1 – Project Files Folder
Each Ultimate Home Recording Box Set comes with exclusive DVD-ROM features on the 3rd DVD that includes project files, sample recordings with popular microphones, bonus videos and demos…and much, much more. We’ve also included some trial software of all the big names in the industry so that you can try plug ins, drum loops and recording/mastering software.

Bonus #2 – EQ Cook Book
This E-Book includes all the tips & tricks in terms of EQ. All the bands of frequencies that instruments live in…all the EQ “neighborhoods” that we need to be familiar with. Plus a ton of online resources for in depth research on this subject.

Bonus #3 – Effects Cook Book
Your ticket provides you access to this E-Book that gives you an entire E-Book filled with all the resources and online links to understand the effects world.

Bonus #4 – How to make $$$ Six Figures working on Concert Tours
David Wills has toured the world working for the biggest names in the industry. Having days off in Rome, Moscow and Tokyo and pulling down six figures, life as a touring programmer/engineer is a rewarding one. For the first time ever, David goes into detail as to how to hunt down these jobs and make a living out of your passion…music! This E-Book is a valuable resource for anyone who would like to travel the world with the stars…and get paid well for it!

Bonus #5 – Effects Training
Over 50 minutes of bonus training on a myriad of effects including Vocoders & Phasers, Flangers and Filters.

Check out all the topics covered!

What We’ll Learn
Why New Equipment won’t save you
The Scope…How to Record, Mix & Master
The Five Sessions
Your Teacher
A Brief History Of Recording
…The Early Days
…Multitrack Arrives
…Multitrack Matures
…The Home Recording Revolution
…The MIDI Revolution
…The Digital Audio Revolution

The 3 Elements of Sound
Volume has consequences
Tonal Content has consequences
Environment has consequences
The Tonal Spectrum
The 10 Octaves of Frequency Content
The Signal Path
The 3 Rules of Recording
Rule number 1. Capture it CLEAN
Rule number 2. Get the best possible signal to noise ratio
Rule number 3. Isolate the sound
Points to remember

Microphone Recommendations
Microphone Placement
The Proximity Effect
Pickup Patterns
Getting a Killer Vocal Sound
Dealing with Plosives
Working with your Environment
Dealing with Reflections
Acoustic Treatments
The BIG Problems
Unwanted sounds
Punching In/Out
Alternate Tracks/Takes/Comping
Points to Remember

Mixer Basics
Effects Routing
Using Aux Sends
Pre/Post Fader Sends
Using an Insert Routing
Dynamic Effects
…Noise Gates
Calculating Delay times
Gated Reverb
Modulation Effects
Pitch Shifter/Split Harmonizer
To “Print” or not to Print
Points to Remember

Mixing Styles
Who is the Star?
What CAN we do?
…Mixing Levels
…Panning across the Stereo Spread
…Using an Effects Loop
…Using Insert Effects
…Using EQ (Equalization)
The Mixing Process
…Fixing Problems
…Getting a Rough Mix
…Polishing your Mix
The Mixing Landscape
Blending Levels
EQ and Scooping/Masking
Notching Frequencies
Moving Sounds in 3D Space
Using Effects
Adding “Air” to Vocals
The Mixdown Process
The 4 Main Frequency Ranges
Getting to Know the Frequency Chart
Important Frequencies
Importance of Monitors
Points to Remember

What is Mastering?
Mastering Effects
Multiband Compressors
Stereo EQs
Stereo Processing
Software Mastering Demos
Mastering Points
Exporting and Archiving
Distribution of your Tracks
Marketing Your Music
Using Social Media




Rules of Recording / Signal to Noise Ratios


Delay and Reverb / Calculating Delay Times


Introduction to Mastering / Multi-band Compression



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