Producer Blog: What exactly does a Producer Do, Anyway?

Big news around here: I have been asked to produce the next album by the legendary a cappella group, The Nylons! Not only that, they’ve asked me to be the “everything guy”: I’ll be involved in choosing songs, writing the arrangements, recording, editing and mixing. Since this project will take up the next six months of my life, I figure this is a good time to start an “A Cappella Producer’s Blog”, sharing whatever I learn as I go through this exciting process from start to finish. I guess I may as well start at the beginning:

 

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