Trance DJ/Producer David Boldini aka 7 Skies of Anjunabeats dissects the various production techniques employed in his hit track ‘Vision’. David uses Logic to explain his deep methods of music production, synthesis, sound design, arrangement, mixing and mastering.
Introduction, 7-Skies’ track ‘Vision’, how to prepare your track for DJ’s to mix easily.
Workflow of writing a track, envelopes vs sidechaining, the creative spark, dealing with YouTube haters.
Creating your own sounds vs using presets/soundsets, creating a wobble bass, using analog synths vs softsynths, adding automation for more movement.
Layering synths, why humans love bass, using analog and softsynths in tandem.
Finishing up layering synths for phat chords, using a ghost synth to trigger a reverb sidechain, favorite reverb plugin and creating evolving, stimulating percussion.
Continuation of percussion and drum discussion, LFO vs sidechain compression, using automation for builds.
Using the ringshifter with automation techniques, using the ESX24 to add low end sub power to your kicks.
David explains what makes 7-Skies music, 7-Skies music. Creative inspirations, using the sounds of your environment and custom built instruments.
A start to finish process in creating the bass for ‘Vision: Layering oscillators, multiband distortion, portamento, layering synths and creating a more organic sound.
The arduous task of creating your own instrument from sampled analog synths.
Preparing your track for mastering, mix techniques, sidechaining for mixing, whether or not to buy a keyboard!