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Composed, Produced and Mixed by Morton Davis
Welcome to Morton Davis Productions

Main Studio Projects: At a glance

a) Featuring Bob Johns on piano, and Steve Della Maggiora on guitar: Performing an exotic Spanish music form with elements of new age, jazz, and easy listening.

b) Dorian Bartley...Vintage Blues and Jazz artist: doRiaN Mode Quartet,

c) 'A Story To Tell'... written and produced by Morton Davis,

d) 'Development of The Blues'... written and produced by Morton Davis...

**** Follow the links below to learn more about each project::

Main Studio Projects: Listen

a) Latin Tunes vol 1 (LISTEN)

d) doRian Mode Quartet (LISTEN )

b) A Story To Tell (LISTEN) *** in process of remixing

c) Development of The Blues vol 1 (LISTEN) ***in process of remxing

d) Cover Tunes (LISTEN ) *** in process of remixing

In Perspective: The Studio

Studor A800 (24-Track Tape Recorder)

Recording and Mixing Options:
API Vision and Solid State Logic E or G Channel Strip(s), Rupert Neve 511 Mic-preamps, 542 Tape Emulators and 543 Compressors

Sound Shaping:
Fairchild 660 & 670 Compressor(s), Pultec EQ-1A, MEQ-5 and Pultec Pro Legacy Equalizer(s), Lexicon 224 Reverb, Tektronics LA-2A Leveler Amplifier

The Final Mix:
Ampex ATR 102 (2-Track Tape Recorder), Brainworks EQ v3, Brainworks Refinement, Sonnox Oxford Limiter, Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor, Chandler TG12413 Zener Mastering Limiter, Chandler TG12413 Curve-Bender Mastering EQ

What is it all about?... The Mix

Mixing is the process of combining a multi-track recording into a standard stereo track before mastering, and, moreso than mastering, mixing has tremendous effect on the ultimate sound of your song.

A good mix will make your song sound clear and polished and will complement the recorded elements of your song.

During the mixing process there are (3) three main aspects I want to achieve, which are:

1) Balance the levels of the different recorded tracks, to bring out the important elements in each section and make the song feel cohesive.

2) Manipulate and enhance the sonic character of different tracks with the help of processors such as EQ and compression.

3) Add creative effects such as delay, reverb, panning, and others to make the song sonically interesting dynamic.

I am a songwriter, arranger, producer and mixing engineer, and have developed these talents as a result of years of working with masters, education, practice and... blood, sweat and tears.

-Morton 'Mo' Davis:

Producer, Songwriter, Mixing Engineer

Morton Davis Productions

A production company, registered with ASCAP

Illegitimi non carborundum
Honor Few, Fear None...

-Morton Davis

"... I learned that, even in the showbiz world of hype and hustle, sometimes less is more, and the best PR move is to do and say nothing. Let people's imaginations fill the void. All strategies work, if they're applied at the right time and with the right artist. I never forget that.... "
- Clive Davis

***ALL Publishing and Performing RIGHTS RESERVED:
Morton Davis Productions 1992 - 2018

Produced and Mixed by Morton Davis
Produced and Mixed by Morton Davis

Composed, Produced and Mixed by Morton Davis