Your School Recording Session

Recording session

How does the School CD Recording session work? Songs chosen and rehearsed, recording day booked and our sound team have arrived at your school really early and set up. It’s nearly time for your recording session.  School children arrive and Read More …

Back to School

Conkers

New beginnings, conkers, falling leaves and frosty mornings.  These are just a few things which could be associated with the Autumn Term, or Term 1 as I believe it is now known. I have to admit that I haven’t quite Read More …

The Church Choir in today’s Society

cathedral

The concept of the church choir is outdated and is therefore an anachronism which has little relevance or place in today’s society. The origins of the Church Choir can be found not in Roman Catholicism or in Christianity at all, Read More …

Working with backing tracks

Mixer Desk

A lot of the school recordings we get involved with, particularly with Primary Schools involve the pupils singing along to backing tracks.   With the increasing popularity of You Tube, along with other online sources, this trend is only set Read More …

Recording the detail – Choir and Piano

Piano and music

When we are recording choirs, the question of accompaniment will usually form a key part of the initial discussion.  A majority of choirs that we record, will sing with a piano or keyboard accompaniment.  From our perspective, it doesn’t make Read More …

School CD Artwork Design – using the correct template

Graphic Design pencils

When it comes to the design your CD artwork, getting the look right is important as it’s the first thing your customers will see. The majority of our School CDs will have a front cover design created by one of Read More …