The mastering for iTunes from Apple is creating the latest buzz in the recent years. Even, there are lots of confusion regarding this matter among the musicians and the music composers. Mastering music for the iTunes is a common process yet it is gaining importance due to its wide acceptance among the music lovers. There are four ways through which the mastered iTunes can be discussed. Have a look on them in brief-
To all musicians; procedures like music mastering, audio mixing and song publishing sound very interesting. Have you all ever realized about there are some terms that are related to music and without them, it is not possible to publish even one single song? Each of the mastering engineer having good knowledge about the terms like Metadata embedding, UPC/EAN codes, QC and ISRC codes. They are very important when you are dealing with sound engineering. Without ISRC codes embedded on CD (DDP master) you won’t get your royalties.
What is Audio Mastering?
Audio mastering is the final and last step in the process of creating that perfect sound that we so often hear everywhere. While to us mere mortals, it may only be seen as a complex audio post-production behind-the-scenes step, the actual process of mastering audio is a lot more interesting and intriguing than it sounds. Simply put, audio mastering is the process of taking a mixed song and preparing it for a distribution, but as we all know, nothing is as simple as it seems and there are many factors that feature in audio mastering process.