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6 Days, 6 Superstar Mixers, legendary Studios, full immersion

A unique, educational journey to the capital of the modern music industry, Los Angeles, where you will participate in music production master classes with 6 legendary producers: Mark Needham, Jay Baumgardner, Warren Huart, Matt Wallace, Ed Cherney and Steven Slate. This has never been done before where you can work and learn from all of the stars in the space of a week!

Highlights and features of the Mixing Camp Course include:

  • 6 day course in Los Angeles, with 6 days being spent in front of the console at the famous NRG recording studios
  • Plenty of activities to participate in and 'hands on' time in the presence of 6 of the world's greatest producers
  • Option for live streaming of the course (Online Pass)
Mark Needham
Mixing class
Worked with: The Killers, Moby, P!nk, Imagine Dragons
Day 1
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Mark Needham is a producer who has worked with musicians such as The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Chris Isaak and many others to reach the world top charts (also Mark worked with Moby, Shakira, Train, P!nk, Metro Station, Neon Trees, Sick Puppies, My Chemical Romance). An 11 times Grammy nominee, Mark is also a member of The Recording Academy with the voting right. His efficiency is impressive: with his assistants, Mark mixes about 500 songs a year!
Jay Baumgardner
Mixing class
Worked with: Evanescence, Helmet, Papa Roach, Three Days Grace
Day 2
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
The next day is with Jay Baumgardner workshop at his own NRG Studios, where an incredible amount of stars, ranging from Linkin Park and Foo Fighters to Alicia Keyes and Celine Dion were recorded. For 25 years in the industry Jay has collaborated with the likes of Evanescence, Ugly Kid Joe, Helmet, Sevendust, Papa Roach, Endwell, Coal Chamber, Drowning Pool, Godsmack, Three Days Grace, P.O.D., New Found Glory, Spineshank, Alien Ant Farm, Orgy, Bush.
Warren Huart
Mixing class
Worked with: Aerosmith, The Fray, James Blunt
Day 3
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Warren Huart is an English record producer/musician/composer and recording engineer based in Los Angeles, California. His passion for music developed at a very early age, when his father introduced him to jazz and classical music. Huart’s ascent to the recording A-list included work as an independent artist, a studio musician (he still plays on some of the projects he records) and ultimately production, engineering, mixing and songwriting. His roster is diverse, including the Fray, James Blunt, Howie Day, Ben’s Brother and Aerosmith.
Matt Wallace
Mixing class
Worked with: Maroon 5, Faith No More, 3 Doors Down, Deftones
Day 4
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Matt Wallace is a multiplatinum producer from Los Angeles. With over 30 years of combined experience professionally recording and producing music, Wallace hase great vision and skill. His portfolio includes work with Maroon 5, Faith No More, O.A.R., The Replacements, Train, 3 Doors Down, Deftones, R.E.M., Everlast, New Monkees, Spin Doctors, Sheryl Crow.
Ed Cherney
Mixing class
Worked with: Eric Clapton, Iggy Pop, Rolling Stones, Sting
Day 5
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Day 5 runs with Ed Cherney, best known as The Rolling Stones’ producer. Besides the Stones, Ed has also worked with Eric Clapton, Iggy Pop, Bette Midler, Willie Nelson, Buddy Guy, Spinal Tap, Elton John, Sting, Bob Seeger, Goo Goo Dolls, Bob Dylan, Bonnie Raitt, and Bush. Moreover, he has mixed soundtracks to well-known movies such as “The Hobbit”, “Sex And The City” and “The Bourne Legacy”. Throughout his career, Ed has decorated his wall of fame with multiple Grammy, Emmy and TEC awards.
Steven Slate
Mixing class
Worked with: George Lynch, Blind By Noon, Chad Smith
Day 6
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Day 6 runs with Steven Slate's exclusive mixing master class that will show you an entirely different side of and approach to the mixing process. Steven is a well-known entrepreneur in music software business who brought you Slate Drums, Steven Slate digital and other famous projects. Steven worked with hundreds of artists over the years as a mix engineer but for the past decade have focused on building the Slate companies. Some notable artists are George Lynch, Blind By Noon, Ashley Williss, Chad Smith, and of course the drums he'd engineered have appeared on some of the biggest albums by artists like Carlos Santana, Maroon Five, Avenged Sevenfold, Blink 182, and more.
Andrew Brightman
Management class
Worked with: Dave Cobb, Mark Needham, Kato Khandwala
Day 6
3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Andrew Brightman is a CEO and founder in Brightman Music - a company that manages 13 great producers, songwriters and mix engineers: Dave Cobb, Mark Needham, Kato Khandwala, Darrell Thorp, Dennis Herring, Will Brierre, Jim Kaufman, Paul Worley, Dave Way, Sean Cook, Ben O'Neill, Noah Shain and Jarvis Anderson. The Backstage Secrets group will have the chance to hear all about Andrews industry knowledge and learn about producer career development from someone who has been undeniably one of the most successful to date.
Backstage Pass
Provides an opportunity to visit all master classes of Mixing Camp course at NRG studios and meet producers in person.
Online Pass
Interactive web-access to the knowledge throughout the Mixing Camp from the comfort of your own home.
Course schedule

This course has been created to cover all of the main aspects of producer's skills – theory and practice, live communication and studio work, side by side with 6 legendary producers and 1 outstanding producer's manager.

session venue city date time break
Day 1 - Mark Needham NRG studios Los Angeles February 20 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day 2 - Jay Baumgardner NRG studios Los Angeles February 21 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day 3 - Warren Huart NRG studios Los Angeles February 22 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day 4 - Matt Wallace NRG studios Los Angeles February 23 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day 5 - Ed Cherney NRG studios Los Angeles February 24 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day 6 - Steven Slate NRG studios Los Angeles February 25 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. 3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day 6 - Andrew Brightman NRG studios Los Angeles February 25 3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. -
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Mixing camp in Los Angeles
Mixing camp in Los Angeles

This week long educational trip consists of 6 great chapters with multi-platinum producers at NRG recording studios.

1 Mark Needham
Mark will open our program with a mixing master class
2 Jay Baumgardner
Being not only a producer, but the owner of NRG Studios, Jay will reveal all of his recording secrets
3 Warren Huart
One of the greatest modern producers and mixers will share his knowledge
4 Matt Wallace
Matt will share his production skills
5 Ed Cherney
Ed Cherney will reveal his mixing secrets
6 Steven Slate
One of the greatest entrepreneurs in music software business is a mix engineer who will share his unique approach with you
7 Andrew Brightman
Andrew's class will be dedicated to careers in producing. Together with Andrew, you will explore modern recording business rules
Mixing Camp
Los Angeles / Feb 20 -25 / 2020
Maximum 15 attendees
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NRG Recording Studio

Celebrating 30 years of being a recording industry leader, NRG Recording Studios has worked with some of the world's best artists and has had great success with hundreds of albums over the years. NRG Recording owner & award winning Producer/Mix Engineer, Jay Baumgardner (Bush, Papa Roach, Drowning Pool, Evanescence, etc), has redefined what a recording studio should be, a private and safe haven for artists, and a place to focus on what they do best, create great music.

All of their rooms are fully equipped to accommodate any recording project, and their highly trained and professional staff are committed to excellent customer service and album security. Each room also offers Pro Tools 12, along with a great variety of plugins, and a large amount of floating gear and microphones. They pride themselves on their quality and service. With NRG studios, you can trust that you are going to have a recording and production unlike any other, and that your finished product will be one that will far exceed all expectations. This sets them apart and above the competition, and is one of the main reasons why they are the number one choice for record labels, producers, engineers, managers, and independent artists who are searching for their ideal studio for their next project.

Clients list:

Linkin Park, Limp Bizkit, Korn, Incubus, Evanescence, Papa Roach, Hoobastank, John Fogerty, Hootie & The Blowfish, Stone Temple Pilots, No Doubt, Fiona Apple, White Zombie, Coal Chamber, Bush, Afi, Alien Ant Farm, Avril Lavigne, Beck, Bon Jovi, Buckcherry, Chris Cornell, Dashboard Confessional, Death by Stereo, Celine Dion, Doobie Brothers, Foo Fighters, Godsmack, Good Charlotte, Helmet, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Kelly Clarkson, Motorhead, New Found Glory, P.O.D., Orgy, The Offspring, Pennywise, Puddle of Mudd, Rhett Miller, Seether, Rooney, Robin Thicke, Sevendust, Shiny Toy Guns, Slayer, Staind, Sugar Ray, Three Days Grace, Tom Petty, Toots & The Maytals, Trapt, The Used, Velvet Revolver.

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