I had a great time talking with NCC Audio’s Nick Chamberlain and his co-host Brandon Manderson this month. We cover a lot of ground including collaboration, virtual instruments, the life of a composer et. al. Check it out! (podcast topics and time markers incl. below)
1:33 | Why I became a composer
3:44 | Supportive community
4:10 | Spitfire Labs » New composer top tip: Get their free stuff.
4:50 | NAMM and Christian Henson mtg
7:19 | Check out Spitfire educational videos and be choosy about edu.
8:30 | Day of composer
10:47 | Collaborating with new clients and workflow
13:08 | Setting creative parameters and not stalling out
15:55 | My music tools
17:20 | VIs vs Live instruments (when & why to use each)
18:19 | Collaborating with a mixing engineer (Ben Eggehorn)
20:43 | Keep the post-production team in mind!
22:33 | Working with a community on an Everest-sized project