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Mixing Sample Based Hip Hop in Pro Tools

Learn how to mix sample-based hip-hop in Pro Tools.

Mixing Sample Based Hip Hop in Pro Tools

Learn how to mix sample-based hip-hop in Pro Tools.

Description

Nate demonstrates how to mix sampled instruments with programmed instruments, and how to balance vocals into your mix.

Objectives

  • Learn to mix drum breaks and programmed drums together.
  • Learn to mix vocals.
  • Learn to extract the bassline out of a sample.
  • Learn to optimize and restore your sample.

Lesson Plan

  • 1
    Set-up
    In this step, Nate will discuss some Basic Key Factors , how to set-up a session , and how to start and assess a mix.
  • 2
    Drums
    In this step, Nate will discuss and demonstrate how to mix Drum Breaks and Programmed Drums and also how to blend the Sample into the Drums.
  • 3
    Bass
    In this step, Nate will demonstrate how to work Sampled and Programmed Bass and the best way to handle both when mixing a record.
  • 4
    Sample
    In this step, Nate discusses different techniques to use when restoring a Sample and how to blend and enhance Samples.
  • 5
    Vocals
    In this step, Nate will demonstrate different techniques to use to make Vocals cut through the mix ,balance Vocals and how to add some FX to add some stylistic effects.