Two Days of Intensive, Hands-On Training in New York City
Introducing the Vlado Meller Mastering Workshop, a two-day intensive master class in New York City, by one of the world's most accomplished mastering engineers. The program offers an unprecedented opportunity to learn, first hand, the techniques and methods utilized on countless hit records from one of the most successful mastering engineers in the industry. The program will be held on weekends to make it easier for full-time students and studio staff to attend. Classes will be formed based on demand. Apply for enrollment on our registration page
and indicate weekend dates when you would be available to attend a workshop. We will contact you with specifics.
This is a rare opportunity to learn personal techniques, hands-on, from a master of the craft. Vlado Meller's 43-year career includes albums for Paul McCartney, Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Kanye West, Public Enemy, Jack White, Metallica, Frank Ocean, The Wallflowers, ZZ Top, Andrea Bocelli, Oasis, Johnny Cash, and Shakira, to name just a very few. (To learn more about Vlado Meller, visit here
Who Should Attend?
The Vlado Meller Mastering Workshop offers an in-depth curriculum designed for engineers interested in learning about and joining the professional world of mastering, as well as mixers and producers looking to broaden their understanding of the mastering process.
Class size will be limited to only six students to allow for individualized attention.
Over the course of this two-day workshop, Meller will:
- illustrate his personal techniques through before-and-after examples of past releases
- detail the steps taken to arrive at finished results
- guide students as they work hands-on at the mastering console on their own program material
The Vlado Meller Mastering Workshop will take place at Arf! Mastering in midtown Manhattan, which is owned and operated by GRAMMY-nominated mastering engineer Alan Silverman. With its world-class signal path, accurate monitoring, and spacious, day-lit room, Arf! is the ideal home for this workshop. (To learn more about Alan Silverman and Arf! Mastering, visit here
After more than four decades of perfecting his craft, Vlado Meller believes that it is important to teach the techniques of his GRAMMY-winning mastering to a new generation of audio professionals. Mastering is no longer in the domain of a select few, and it is time to work for the betterment of our industry. Says Meller, "This workshop is something I've wanted to do for quite a while - it's the opportunity to share 40+ years of best practices with the next wave of mastering engineers and audio professionals. Now is the time for me to let the younger generation benefit and learn from my experience."
Silverman adds, "VMMW gives students a rare opportunity to learn from an established master of the craft."
To learn more visit the curriculum page
To apply for attendance visit the registration page