Creative Careers Episode 23: Elaine Martone, Recording Producer

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Have you been thinking about making your first record?

Kelly travelled to Ojai, CA to have a conversation with 5-time Grammy-Award winning producer and 2017 Ojai Music Festival Producer Elaine Martone.

At Telarc as Executive Vice President of Production, Elaine built the finest audio production team in the industry, garnering praise for excellence in all major audio publications.

In recent years she has transitioned to freelance life under her own company, Sonarc Music, producing live events including the Ojai Music Festival, eighth blackbird’s Creative Lab, and Spring for Music.

You will learn what it means to be a record producer, how she serves and establishes trust with an artist to get the best possible recording, and what she looks for in an artist.

Elaine shares her story about loosing Telarc Records after the rise of free sharing and the 2008 economic crash and how she handled the biggest career transition of her life.

This episode features "Great Day!" by The Tierney Sutton Band and "Requiem, Op. 5: Lacrymosa" by Hector Berlioz featuring Robert Spano, The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus and Frank Lopardo.