Mixing is the process of taking multiple individually recorded elements and adding processing, effects, and balancing levels to create a deliverable mono, stereo, or surround sound track. There are many basic aspects to mixing, so below you will find simple explanations to many of them.

Mixing Basics

Delay

EQ

Expander

Faders

Flanger

Gate

Groups

Insert

Limiter

Metering

Mute Button

Pan Pots

Phaser

Record Button

Reverb

Solo Button

Sub Mix