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Roma D.
$28/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Audio Editing
  • Audio Post Production
  • Audio Restoration
  • Audiobook/Podcast
  • Podcast Production
  • Audiobook
  • Dialogue Editing
  • Sound Mixing
  • Music & Sound Design
  • Music Production
  • iZotope RX
  • Audio Engineering

I will do my best, to make you sound your best! • Audio editing and post production for podcasts, audiobooks, recorded interviews: - Audio cleaining (background noise, echo, pops and clicks, breaths) - Audio editing (cutting out long pauses, outtakes, umms, ahhs, combining different recordings) - Equalizing - Dynamic processing (comression, limiting, normalizing, de-essing) - Adding Intro and Outro(applying fades and crossfades) - Adding ID3 Tags - Uploading to hosting platforms (Libsyn, SoundCloud, Blubrry, Amazon) - Podcast submission to iTunes, Stitcher, ACX • Music creation,...

Patrick W.
$40/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Production
  • Mixing
  • Film Scoring
  • Drum
  • Vocal Tuning
  • Music Arrangement
  • Vocal Performance
  • Podcast Production
  • Audio Production
  • Music
  • Celemony Melodyne
  • Audio Restoration
  • Voice-Over
  • Songwriting

In my career producing music and sound, I've been lucky to work on acclaimed projects which have garnered millions of views and streams, and sold thousands of copies around the world. As a composer for film and video, I've provided original music for international advertising campaigns with major organizations including the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Roots, and Frank and Oak; and for movies that have appeared in cinemas at major film festivals including Cannes. Additionally, I've worked as a sound designer, editor and mixer on several films, documentaries, podcasts and radio projects. Above all I'm a guy who loves working with sound and...

Zachary J.
$75/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Audio Restoration
  • Audio Production
  • Audio Editing
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Production
  • Mixing
  • Audio Design
  • Social Media Optimization
  • Project Management
  • Podcast Production

I have 12 years of experience managing projects from end to end, working in multiple DAWs (Cubase, Logic, ProTools, Audacity, etc.) and have been working on several weekly podcasts for the past 5 years. ****Average project completion time is twice the length of audio provided i.e. 30min = 1 hr of work.**** I am confidently skilled in several post production areas that help me produce top not results for my clients: ● Audio Cleaning (Background noise, pops, clicks, knocks, breaths, buzzing, de-verb, etc.) ● EQ (Tone shaping, corrective equalization) ● Dynamic Processing (Multiband compression, limiting, normalization, level matching,...

Alfredo R.
$38/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Audio Engineering
  • Audio Production
  • Music & Sound Design
  • Music
  • Video Game Music
  • Foley Effects
  • Game Audio
  • Audio Editing
  • Music Production
  • Audio Mastering
  • Music Arrangement
  • Podcast

I'm Alfredo Reed, I have in the area of music production almost 9 years. I have worked with people around the world making musical productions at distances. I have experience in many fields and musical genres known worldwide. I do POP, ROCK, HIP HOP, R&B, SOUL, JAZZ, BOSSA-NOVA, METAL... (All genres) My skills range from music production, mixing and mastering, skills are high quality. Lists to transmit in radio, internet and Tv "Any means". My work is flexible both the requirements and the budget since for me the first thing is customer satisfaction. I will produce your song or musical project, mix and master. I can mix, tune vocal, place...

Jonah M.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Production
  • Sound Design
  • Sound Effects

I offer a wide variety of audio related services supported by years of hands-on work in the studio and performing fields alike. I guarantee professional quality sound verified by millions of global streams and impressions. With an extensive background in Electronic Dance Music production, my sound design capabilites are without limits, allowing me to bring any project to life. My practice spans across a wide variety of genres and applications: Ghost Production (EDM/Pop) Podcast Editing/Production Mixing/Mastering Jingle/Commercial Music Production Hip-Hop/R&B Production Film Score Composition and ADR/Sound FX Binaural Beats and Meditation...

Aleksandar C.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music Production
  • Music & Sound Design
  • Orchestration
  • Film Scoring
  • Video Game Music
  • Guitar Performance
  • Guitar Composition
  • Guitar
  • Acoustic Music
  • Rock Music
  • Instrumental
  • Audio Editing
  • Sound Effects

✔ TOP-RATED music composer at Upwork If you're looking for a professional and reliable audio services feel free to message me. For any additional info, check my portfolio, music composition and music performance profiles (to the left).

Tamas V.
$37/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music Production
  • Mixing
  • Audio Mastering
  • Audio Editing
  • Audio Restoration
  • Audio Engineering
  • Audio Post Production
  • Sound Design
  • Sound Editing
  • Sound Effects

I am Tamas, Budapest based music producer and sound engineer graduated from the 'Commercial Music' course of the University of Westminster in London. I've been producing music and audio for short films, commercials and artists for over 10 years now, at the moment I am looking for freelance opportunities to expand my portfolio and to get more independent short term projects.

Narek M.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Production
  • Piano Composition
  • Sound Design
  • Orchestration
  • Music Arrangement
  • World Music
  • Piano

✔ One of The Few TOP RATED PLUS Composers On Upwork Media composer and producer with 10+ years of experience creating music for film/TV & trailer. Currently working with Audio Addiction, Atomica and FineTune Music Libraries During my career I had the opportunity to work for brands such as Relax Melodies App (55 Million Users), Nature Healing Society (255K subscribers), Envol, etc. ▶ SKILLS Composer | Producer | Arranger | Orchestrator | Musician ▶ GENRES Cinematic | Epic | Orchestral | Trailer | Meditation & Ambient | Sound Design | Film Score | Instrumental | Piano ▶ SPECIALTIES ⦁ Writing modern orchestral and cinematic music for...

Justin N.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Audio Engineering
  • Mixing
  • Audio Editing
  • Audio Mastering
  • Audio Production
  • Audio Restoration
  • Audio Postediting
  • Audio Post Production
  • ProTools
  • Music Production
  • Production Sound Mixing

Trained and Experienced in Recording, Editing, Mixing, and Mastering Audio for music, film, TV, radio, podcasts and games. Music credits: too many to fit here, but ask me for references. I've worked on sound for the likes of Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati Heart Ball, Wild Turkey Distillery and the BBC. I have Feature length film credits on IMDB. I like a hands on approach to projects. I like them to sound real and alive, and I'd rather hear the "air" in the room between the instruments then polish it all out in the mix. I have a degree in audio engineering. I've worked in major recording studios and small project studios. Extensive...

Andrew L.
$60/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music Arrangement
  • Audio Post Production
  • Audacity
  • Audio Editing
  • Film Scoring
  • Music Production
  • Audio Engineering
  • Music
  • Audio Restoration
  • Podcast
  • Audio Mastering
  • Music Engraving

Andrew Linn is a music supervisor, audio engineer, and chill beats creator based in Manhattan, NYC. He balances a variety of projects including mixing, mastering, sound design, editing, supervising, and composing for: podcasts, audio courses, film scores, commercials, and his solo chill beats project: East Junction. Notable contracts include Muse Storytelling, Mission.org, Scribd Originals, Himalaya, Geraghty Creative, New Balance, Fifth Color Films, Studio Fontana, Hal Leonard Publishing Co., and SmartHer News with Jenna Lee Babin. Andrew holds a Producing Music for Film and Video Games certification from Berklee, a M.M. in Jazz Studies...

Jackson S.
$15/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Final Draft
  • Microsoft Office
  • Ableton Live
  • Logic Pro
  • ProTools
  • Mixing
  • Sound Mixing
  • Audio Mastering
  • Music Production
  • Vocal Tuning

I am a talented, passionate producer of all genres of music, fluent in Ableton, Logic, and Protools. I studied at the University of Miami and furthered my education at the ICON Collective School of Music Production in Los Angeles. I have 6 years of professional experience. My skills include Mixing, Mastering, Producing, Vocal Processing, and Beat Making; all done at the professional level. I'm fucking good at this.

Caleb P.
$60/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Musical Composition
  • Film Scoring
  • Piano Composition
  • Music Production
  • Audio Recording
  • Instrumentation
  • Vocal Performance
  • Sound Design
  • Audio Production
  • Ambient Sound Design
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music Production
  • Audio Post Production
  • Music & Sound Design
  • Music Composition

★ TOP RATED FREELANCER ★ 100% JOB SUCCESS ★ I am a composer and music producer representing genres across the spectrum. Music has the ability to transport the listener to an “experiential beyond” and I pride myself on working with clients to create incredible musical experiences for their projects. ♫ WHAT I DO: Composer / Producer / Musician / Engineer ♫ SELECT CLIENTS: Niantic Labs / RoboKiller / New You Media / Hybrid Entertainment / Silent Beacon / Great HealthWorks ♫ MUSIC I WRITE: Ambient / Orchestral / Electronic / Minimalist / Pop / Hip Hop / Rock / Etc. ♫ ACCESS TO: Logic Pro X / Pro Tools / Finale / Sibelius / Pro Grade...

James B.
$25/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Songwriting
  • Music Production
  • Music Production
  • Music Arrangement
  • Vocal Performance
  • Background Music
  • Soundtrack
  • Jingle
  • Sound Effects
  • Musical Arrangement
  • Musical Composition
  • Music
  • Lyrics Writing
  • Lyrics
  • Jingle Program Production

•Song writing in all English genres. •My expertise is in R&B, Hip hop and pop music. •Podcast and YouTube intros and theme music. •Excel in vocal production, such as Background vocals and vocal arrangement. •Produce original Hip hop and R&B beats. •Instruments: Piano and Bass.

Eltina M.
$60/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Video Editing
  • Poster Design
  • Music Production
  • Translation
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music Dubbing
  • Vocal Performance
  • Vocal Tuning
  • Vocal Coaching
  • English
  • Singing
  • Event Planning
  • Recruiting
  • Music Supervision

I have more than 15 years of experience as singer-songwriter, producer and I been producing music since 2010. Work Experiences as: - Disney International Dubbing - LIVE Musical Shows - Vocal Coach at The Voice of Albania - PR Manager - Artist Management - Vocal Teacher - Photographer - Video Shooting - SMM PRO - TV/Radio Host - Music Producer - Singer - Songwriter/Composition - Music Arrangement - Video Maker - Video Editor - LOGO design - Illustration - Poster Design etc... Vocal styles include: - Soul - R&B - Blues - Classical - Pop - Pop - Rock - Reggae - Disney - Jazz - Musical - Opera - Lullabies - Comedy - Inspirational...

Dino M.
$20/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music Production
  • Film Scoring
  • Audio Editing
  • Audio Design
  • Audio Production
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music
  • Mixing

I have over 9 years of experience in music production. In that time I worked on various songs, music for commercials, TV and game scores. I have a lot of genre diversity cause I studied classical and jazz music but worked on pop, rock and metal music since the start of my carrer. Film and game scores are my expertise, and also my favorite type of work. I have a professional sound studio capable of every project and it's requirements.

Stefan M.
$28/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music Production
  • Instrumentation
  • Drum
  • Guitar Composition
  • Sound Editing
  • Audio Editing
  • Music Arrangement

I'm a music producer and multi-instrumentalist. I play drums, guitar, synths, and other instruments, and I'm in music production and sound design for over a decade. Been playing drums in various genre bands for 15 years. I have a very good understanding of arrangements and song structures. I can compose original songs and make covers. Mixing and mastering are also services I offer. Software that I use: FL Studio, Ableton.

Adam J.
$30/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Mixing
  • Audio Mastering
  • Audio Production
  • Music Production
  • Musical Arrangement
  • Audio Editing
  • Vocal Tuning
  • Music Production
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music
  • Sound Mixing

I’m a professional audio engineer and producer and have been playing, writing, producing and mixing music for over 20 years. I love bringing creative ideas to life, and making songs sound as good as possible! I love mixing pretty much any style of music and have extensive experience working in pop, r&b/soul, rock, acoustic, folk, jazz, electro and more. I can also play a wide range of instruments, and if you want some help taking your productions to the next level with professional quality keyboard, guitar and bass parts, and also drum programming, I can help you with that.

Zlatko D.
$33/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music Production
  • Sound Design
  • Audio Production
  • Audio Mastering
  • Steinberg Cubase
  • Logic Pro
  • DJing
  • Audio Engineering
  • Music
  • Mixing
  • Podcast
  • Music & Sound Design
  • Ableton Live
  • Sound Mixing
  • Audio Editing

Zlatko Dimitrijevic is a professional music producer and audio engineer, with 18 years of experience. He has got over 300 published copyright songs and remixes with his artistic projects under different names: Dimiz, dont, Dina, On & On…   There are many productions behind him for the well-known record labels, such as DIRTYBIRD, Spinnin', Milk & Sugar, Toolroom, Apollo, Loco Records, Deepalma, Proton Music, Frisky Records, Go Deeva Records, and many others. His songs are highly ranked on Beatport and Traxsource, very much watched on Youtube, and he is also distinguished by hits on MTV. He may be praised by the remix for a well-known music...

Michael James S.
$25/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Music Production

Mike Sylvester has been a Graphic Designer/Music producer for over 20 years. Formerly of the neo-soul duo Fly Moon Royalty. Beyond Mike's solo body of work, his endeavors extend to Designing logos, flyers, album covers and writing original music for indie films to commercial and corporate work. His clients include Microsoft, REI, The Seattle Symphony, The Seattle Times, and has been featured by outlets such as KEXP, AfroPunk.com & USA Today.

Andrew E.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Sound Design
  • Audio Production
  • Audio Design
  • Audio Editing
  • Music Production
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Ableton Live
  • FL Studio
  • DJing
  • Ghostwriting
  • Music
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music Production
  • Sound Mixing
  • Audio Engineering

Electronic music producer, ableton & fl studio tutor, event and label manager with musical background in both cultural, classic and modern electronic music. Musical background includes finishing musical and theatrical academies, two academies of electronic dance music, which one of them is Axtone (Swedish House Mafia/ Sweden), second one is Dropgun (Spinnin', Hexagon/ Russia) and sound engineering school (Musicheads/ Russia). Production contains all current top and right configurations, what brings technically correct sounding containing right boosting and equalization, compressing and panning, balancing and mastering for all ordered...

Lucas N.
$50/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music Production
  • Sound Design
  • Mixing
  • Audio Mastering
  • Musical Composition
  • Audio Editing
  • Audio Post Production

Freelance music producer, sound designer, and director based in NYC. I create music and films under the name "Aten Rays" and have done branded work for O'Neill, Perrier Jouët, Sony Alpha, and other companies.

Bryant H.
$30/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Audio Engineering
  • Podcast Production
  • Audio Editing
  • Music Production
  • Music Arrangement
  • Audio Production
  • Mixing
  • Project Management
  • Logic Pro
  • Music Production
  • Sound Effects
  • Foley Effects
  • Audio Mastering

High energy mover with a passion for music and a hunger for personal growth and development. From content creation and entertainment to project management, community outreach I love the process of developing strategy, implementing it, and watching it grow from there. Behind the scenes or centerstage I find the need and meet it. Specialties: Audio/Video Production, Audio Editing, Music Production, Project Management

Zaid K.
$15/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Audio Editing
  • Audio Post Production
  • Mixing
  • Musical Composition
  • Audio Mastering
  • Writing
  • Ableton Live
  • Music Production

I am an independent Audio Engineer from Amman, Jordan who has worked in film audio, music production, commercial voice over recording, podcast and audiobook editing, and live sound. I am a graduate of the School of Audio Engineering (SAE) in Amman with a Bachelor's of Science. I have a thorough understanding of the science behind the world of audio engineering. I am also a musician and composer who has worked on many projects both independently and professionally. I run a home studio in which I am able to record, edit, mix, and master all projects. I am a hard worker who can deliver high quality results in a timely fashion My recent work...

Artur L.
$40/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Musical Composition
  • MIDI
  • Audio Production
  • Music Production
  • Sound Mixing
  • Musical Arrangement
  • Compositing
  • Video Game Music
  • Music Production

Hi, my name is Artur. I am a professional musician and music composer/producer/songwriter and have been producing music for 10+ years. I've written songs for Rock Bands, Hip Hop Artists but also for Yoga & Mindfulness Apps and more. I'm really versatile and love new musical challenges. I love playing and working with unique instruments and I also have a large collection of over 40 instruments in my home studio. Melodica, Drums, Guitars, Keys, Percussions, Banjo, Bass, Ukulele, Balalaika, Mandolin you name it. I create music to a high standard ideal for Commercials, Jingles for Brands, Business Ads, Gaming, Apps, Yoga, Guided Affirmations,...

Ilyas K.
$25/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Guitar Composition
  • Music Arrangement
  • Musical Composition
  • Music Production
  • Mixing
  • Production Sound Mixing
  • Ambient Sound Design
  • Audio Recording
  • Guitar
  • Sound Editing
  • Sound Mixing

I can compose music for your film or record amazing guitar parts in different genres. I deeply love music. I want to share my energy, inspire others and create music :)

Brett T.
$45/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music
  • Lyrics Writing
  • Sound Mixing
  • Music Arrangement
  • Songwriting
  • Audio Recording
  • Audio Editing
  • Music Production
  • Audio Production
  • Lyrics
  • Jingle

What's up, everyone! BRETT THE WRITER, HERE- Songwriting is my JAM... Pun Intended. I've been writing professionally for well over a decade! I have songs cut by Straight No Chaser, by the KYGO Monthly production class , and by independent artists from all over the world. I would love the opportunity to help you bring your visions to life! <3 Whether it's CCM, Pop, Country, Rock, Indie, or anything in between... I will bring your style, sound, and ideas to life. Contact me if - - You have a song that needs a rewrite because it just isn't hitting the mark -You have a song idea, or theme, in your head - You are an artist who needs stronger...

Shovkat  Z.
$15/hr
  • Trophy Icon Music Producing
  • Music
  • Ambient Music
  • Sound Mixing
  • Music Arrangement
  • Music Production
  • Music & Sound Design
  • Ambient Sound Design
  • Audio Engineering
  • Production Sound Mixing
  • Audio Post Production
  • Music Composition
  • Background Music
  • Sound Editing
  • Audio Production
  • Remix

Hello I am an arranger with a lot of experience. I have been working in this area since 2008. music producer, sound designer.I will be glad to see you in my profile

$NaN/hr

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How to Hire Top Music Producers

How to hire music producers

There’s a lot of coordination and planning that goes into producing a piece of music. A music producer can help you manage your music project from ideation to final cut.

So how do you hire music producers? What follows are some tips for finding top music producers on Upwork.

How to shortlist music production professionals

As you’re browsing available music production consultants, it can be helpful to develop a shortlist of the professionals you may want to interview. You can screen profiles on criteria such as:

  • Genre fit. You want a music producer who understands the type of music you are trying to create.
  • Project experience. Screen candidate profiles for specific skills and experience (e.g., music engraving with Forte).
  • Feedback Check reviews from past clients for glowing testimonials or red flags that can tell you what it’s like to work with a particular music producer.

How to write an effective music production job post

With a clear picture of your ideal music producer in mind, it’s time to write that job post. Although you don’t need a full job description as you would when hiring an employee, aim to provide enough detail for a contractor to know if they’re the right fit for the project.

An effective music production job post should include:

  • Scope of work: From audio editing to sound production, list all the deliverables you’ll need.
  • Project length: Your job post should indicate whether this is a smaller or larger project.
  • Background: If you prefer experience with certain music genres or editing tools, mention this here.
  • Budget: Set a budget and note your preference for hourly rates vs. fixed-price contracts.

Ready to produce your own music? Log in and post your music production job on Upwork today.

MUSIC PRODUCER FAQs

What is music production?

Music production is the process of creating professional music. Music producers oversee everything from studio selection to talent sourcing to music composition to sound engineering and editing.

Here’s a quick overview of the skills you should look for in music production professionals:

  • Music production, composition, and arrangement
  • Audio recording, editing, and engineering
  • Music production tools such as Logic Pro
  • Project management

Why hire music producers?

The trick to finding top music producers is to identify your needs. Is your goal to produce a simple jingle for your video ad? Or are you a musician looking for a professional to help you record and produce your own album? The cost of your project will depend largely on your scope of work and the specific skills needed to bring your project to life.

How much does it cost to hire a music producer?

Rates can vary due to many factors, including expertise and experience, location, and market conditions.

  • An experienced music producer may command higher fees but also work faster, have more specialized areas of expertise, and deliver a higher-quality product.
  • A freelancer who is still in the process of building a client base may price their music production services more competitively.

Which one is right for you will depend on the specifics of your project.

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