David Pensado

Learn how to produce, record, mix, and master music and audio. Pensados Place is a weekly internet video show launched on 01/13/2011 and broadcast on Thisweekin.com. The show features Grammy award winning mix engineer Dave Pensado discussing various facets of sound art production with noted industry figures. David Pensado is one of the most respectful music producer and engineer and he reveals plenty of helpful tricks and tips. Learn how to make better mixes on PensadoPlace.tv.

Triggering Drum Effects Using Samples

Mixing Engineer Dave Pensado shows creative ways of triggering effects using various drum samples in the 39th edition of "Into The Lair" from Pensado's Place.

Vocal Effects

This week's ITL is part 1 of 2 of an in-depth walk-through of how Dave uses vocal reverbs and effects!

Instrument Levels in a Mix

Dave Pensado explains how he treats the relative level of instruments in a mix to bring out certain emotions or styles for the listener in the 38th...

Lead Vocal Processing

The discussion includes some of the favourite vocal processing techniques which the speaker uses while he mixes the tracks. The basics of recording a good vocal performance...

Widening tracks, clearing out the middle

This week's ITL discusses clearing elements out of the middle to make room for vocals, as well as tricks to widen your mixes.

Various Uses of Compression

In the 29th Into The Lair, Dave talks about the philosophy behind using compression, and it's various applications in engineering and mixing. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogxI8fc6z08

Into The Lair #3 – Dissecting the Mix “Shorty is a Weirdo” Part 1

PART 1 of 2 Dave Pensado takes you through some tools he used on the mix for "Shorty is a Weirdo" by Mr. Midwest and Ray J....

Side Chain Compression

Dave goes over Sidechain Compression techniques, Tape Saturation plug-ins, and Steven Slate's Trigger in this week's "Into The Lair"

Ear Training Part 1 [FULL]

See more at http://pensadosplace.tv! In the 57th Into The Lair, Mix Engineer Dave Pensado walks you through some exercises that can help you better identify certain frequencies in...

– Pensado’s Place – Into The Lair 20: Treating Snoop Dogg’s Vocal Track

This week's ITL has Dave showing viewers how he treated various elements in a recent mix, including Snoop Dogg's vocal. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHC36H78iOc