Audio Mistakes 101
10 Common Compression Mistakes
Joe Albano • 12 videos • 54 minutes •
“Every mistake is an opportunity to learn.” This course addresses 10 common compression mistakes and shows you how to correct them. Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
“This course and instructor do an immaculate job of addressing the full gamut of compression pitfalls and how to avoid them. This is a very appropriate topic to kick off the Audio Mistakes series. Do...”
“Thanks Joe. This was excellent and really highlighted the needed information for a novice to the compression highway. I love this 10 common mistakes series!”
Drawing from his extensive professional experience, expert engineer/trainer Joe Albano has thoughtfully isolated 10 common compressor situations that he feels can confuse new engineers and experienced ones alike. He dives into them one-by-one and then explains the solutions that he feels make the most audio sense.
So learn from Joe’s mistakes in this 10 Common Compression Mistakes course and use that knowledge to dive into your own tracks with “compression confidence” to achieve the best audio dynamic results possible. Read More...
3Doubling Up (05:39)Preview
- 4Playing by the Rules (05:15)
- 5Level Control (03:43)
- 6Parallel Compression (03:51)
- 7M/S Option (Mid-Side) (05:01)
- 8Multiband (05:04)
- 9Compression Types (06:50)
- 10Squashing Synths & Samplers (06:06)
- 11Stereo Bus Compression (03:51)
- 12Wrap-up (00:54)
This course and instructor do an immaculate job of addressing the full gamut of compression pitfalls and how to avoid them. This is a very appropriate topic to kick off the Audio Mistakes series. Do yourself a favor and review this installment repeatedly. Invaluable!
Thanks Joe. This was excellent and really highlighted the needed information for a novice to the compression highway. I love this 10 common mistakes series!
If you're trying to learn some tips for what to do and what not to do when use compressor this is a good video series to watch.
I've been working in audio for nearly 7 years and learned some very useful and professional tips from this video. Really excited about this
This was a great course for brushing up on some potential habits (some not so good!) that can be formed over time when using compression. I'm now inspired to use some new approaches :)
This was a great course. Short, but covers an essential lot of information! Good gig MacPro!
Compression is such complex subject with a myriad of options with plugins & hardware that knowledge & help from experts is always useful to hear. It's one subject you can't get enough of.
Solid overview of some of the fundamental aspects of compression. Good course to brush-up on compression concepts or gain an understanding if you are new to the topic. Good section on the different types of hardware compressors, their functions and their software counterparts.
I think anybody who is either getting started or hasn't mastered compression needs to watch this series. These videos give a great ground for different ways to use this tool. Very, very well done!
Great Job! very well explained, very clear examples, very useful. This course is a great help for people starting with compression on their DAW.
Compressors are used widely at different stages of a mix. This course was a good refresher on how to use them and found the last two chapters specially useful. This his my second course with Joe Albano and I really enjoy his course. He's very good.
Compression is a lifelong learning discipline. This course is very interesting and it shows common mistakes to be avoided. I learned a great deal of tips.
Great insights on compression from an experienced engineer. Excellent knowledge for the veteran or newcomer.
Great Basic Tips for the people...Thanks!
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