Do you want to learn how to mix vocals simply and successfully without expensive software? This page is for DIY musicians and independent artists using basic software. It tells you how to mix good quality vocals without equipment coasting millions! How do you get recorded vocals to sound good?
Perhaps the hardest aspect of DIY recording is to get your vocals to sound good and stand out without being strident. This is especially vital when vocal mixing for folk music which needs clarity and sensitivity. Here I will show you how to mix a good vocal without getting too techy. It IS possible to get a good vocal mix without spending a fortune on gear. In particular I will show how I mixed the vocals of a song, St Francis' Prayer on the iTunes link below.
This is an account of how to record and mix vocals which is aimed at ordinary musicians, not industry experts. It gives some useful tips to other DIY music producers in a non-techy way!I hope you will enjoy it and find it useful or interesting!
Photographs and images used here are my own, please do not copy but you can click here to preview St francis Prayer .