The Forest and the Trees

Jones, Sarah
December 2008
Mix;Dec2008, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p10
The author offers her thoughts on sound engineering. She states that mastering is frequently addressed as a mysterious process requiring highly specialized skills and effective tools. She also says that all music tells a story and that the messages of songs are imparted not just through words and melody but also through the sonic context.


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