Introduction to Mixing and Mastering

This weekend course will teach you the fundamentals of mixing and mastering a range of recorded audio as well as covering the associated creative processes involved.

  • Starts:
  • Duration: Saturday 19 – Sunday 20 May 2018 (Weekend Course), 10am – 5pm
  • Venue: Leeds College of Music
  • Fee: £155
  • Age: 16+
  • Study Mode: Weekend Course

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Course overview

Your experienced tutor Marlon will provide you with innovative tips and tricks on how to make your mix sound polished and professional. Marlon will then show you how to then master the mix, allowing you the chance to complete your projects in a home studio.

This weekend course will utilise industry standard techniques, in combination with the application of analogue hardware and computer based music software (Logic X and Protools) using generic Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) and third party plugins. Work with an expert and develop your creative mixing and mastering skills and learn how to turn your tracks into professional products here at Leeds College of Music.


What you will learn

This intensive weekend will cover:

  • Key mixing and mastering theory
  • Terminology
  • Types of dynamic processors
  • FX processing such as reverb chorus and delay
  • Dynamic processing such as compression, gating and limiting


"Absolutely fantastic delivery, generous with information and brilliant organisation - thank you!

Introduction to Mixing and Mastering participant, November 2015

Accommodation Options

If you need to stay in Leeds overnight, we can recommend Jurys Inn, which is a 10 minute walk from Leeds College of Music. Other accommodation options can be found at


Current full-time LCoM students and staff receive 50% discount on all short courses. Please note that in all instances we will ask for proof of eligibility.

LCoM Students

To claim your discount, please ensure you complete the relevant field on the booking form, and enter your LCoM student ID number.   This will reduce the fee online.

Your student number will be verified on our student record system before we confirm your booking.

LCoM Staff

Please call the Short Courses team on 0113 222 3449 or pop into Room 443.

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