A quality production has many elements: the concept, the style and genre,
composition, sound design, arrangement, mixing and mastering. It is an
organic, multifarious and complete art and can only be executed and refined
with the skill and perception that only the best sound technicians possess.
It's not just about the programming!
Here at bigDstudios we aim to provide those special ingredients that have
been lost in the digital age, 'The human touch'. You will have the opportunity
to bring your projects to life under the guidance and expertise of Steve
Watts, a recording and sound engineer with experience in the music industry
spanning over 30 years.
Our mission is to support you and guide you through all the various stages
of your project and enable you to successfully realise your ideas.
the pearl approach
Creatives tend to have no shortage of ideas and too often find themselves
drowning in a sea of concepts but are at a loss when trying to sift and
shape them into reality. This is where bigDStudios becomes an invaluable
resource. Share your ocean of ideas and we will locate the pearls. We
will listen, identify and focus on the (often hidden) potential, and then
with great care and sensitivity produce something rare, admirable and
With the demise of the big star spangled recording studios (only now for
rich and famous) and the emergence of apps like GarageBand, many people
are under the misconception that simply by programming you can achieve
the same result as you would alongside a professional producer in a studio.
We are specifically designed and qualified to bridge that gap. Every piece
of music is treated as a unique, individual creation in its own right
and executed with precision and expertise.
Ideas are like
people: complex, unique and diverse. Every musical concept or project
has a personality and must be treated as such with understanding, patience,
and a highly developed insight into how to coax out and achieve its true