People always come up to me at shows and say, "Do you really know what all those knobs do?" Fair enough — when you're looking at a large mixing console with tons of buttons and knobs, it can seem a little intimidating!
But if you learn the concepts in this course, you'll be on your way to understanding how it all works. To successfully use a mixer, you need to know:
As a professional live sound engineer, I've been lucky enough to mix some of the best venues in the world, touring with Grammy-winning artists.
I've mixed main stages at huge festivals for 60,000+ people and done headlining shows at Madison Square Garden, Staples Center in L.A., and the Sydney Opera House.
And along the way, I've learned something super important: fundamentals matter! This is true if you're performing on stage — or behind the soundboard.
Enroll below to start building your live sound skills (1,000s of people have already enrolled and taken advantage of this free training):
After touring as a FOH audio engineer for over 20 years (with many Grammy-winning and -nominated artists), Scott built The Production Academy to offer clear and reliable information for those interested in live event production.