Webinar - Career Focus: Mastering with Sonnox

We spoke to an esteemed panel of audio professionals and academics about what aspiring audio engineers need to know about mastering as a profession, and the tools they use in the studio to achieve high quality results.


  • Brian Smithers, Full Sail University
  • Idania Valencia, Sterling Sound
  • Mauricio Gargel, Middle Tennessee State University
  • Giles Farley and Andy Kelly, Sonnox
  • Hosted by Lee Whitmore, Focusrite Group VP of Education

Video Highlights

Idania Valencia On Her Path To A Career As A Mastering Engineer

What Going to School For Audio Will Help You Learn About Mastering

Mauricio Gargel on the Tools He Uses In His Mastering Studio

Is It Necessary To Master With Analog Tools?

The Importance of Level Matching When Mastering

What To Expect From A Mastering Engineer

Further Reading

Pro Audio in Education Episode 4: Masterclass with Alan Parsons and Julian Colbeck

Alan and Julian discussed tried and true mixing techniques, new cutting-edge immersive audio applications in and out of the studio, and answered audience questions about how to succeed in the music business.

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Donald M. Payne, Sr. School of Technology

Newark, NJ students develop pro audio and music career skills on next-gen campus that rivals college facilties.
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Greenwich High School

Greenwich High School's Electronic Music & Audio Engineering program builds on a foundation of musical concepts to teach the practical skills needed for a variety of music industry roles.

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Fort Hayes High School

Discover how Fort Hayes (Columbus, OH) uses Focusrite hardware within its exemplary career and technical education (CTE) high school program.
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