How do I set up and prepare for a recording session?
1 – Take a tour of the facility and speak to a staff member. If you can’t take a tour, contact us via email, phone or text. We’ll explain it all. Or just look over the website. It’s full of good info.
2 – Decide which package best fits your needs.
3- Make a payment.(3 Options)
– Option 1 – Call Taylor Sound with a credit card
– Option 2 – Make a payment on the payment page
– Option 3 – Stop by with cash, check or plastic – Call to arrange
4 – Schedule. Pick your time.
5 – Get a recording strategy.
Engineer – Work with your engineer to have a game plan. Get on the same page.
Material – Prepare your material.
Practice – Practice, practice, practice. Work with a metronome if possible.
Gear Preparation – Replace your strings and setup your guitars. Replace your heads and tune your drums. Re-tube and service your amps.
Voice Preparation – Sing with a safe technique. Warm up before you get in the booth. Drink lots of liquids before and during the session.
Session Balance – Find a good balance between performing the work that needs to be done and being open to the creativity of the present moment.