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How to Record Strings Without Breaking the Bank

      Why Record Strings Remotely? Working with players who collaborate remotely – “overdub teams” – is an affordable alternative to hiring large sections or using virtual instruments. If you know what to watch for, you can save time and money while improving the quality of your project.   Advantages: Many expenses related to Read more about How to Record Strings Without Breaking the Bank[…]

Christian Howes Strings Featured in Don Jon’s Addiction!

We are excited to announce that our string recording team was featured in the movie Don Jon’s Addiction, which was recently picked up by Relativity Media for theatrical release later this year. The movie, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johansson, was written and directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt for the SunDance film festival. Our good friend and Read more about Christian Howes Strings Featured in Don Jon’s Addiction![…]

Producer Jesse Astin does everything

26-yr old engineer, multi-instrumentalist, writer, arranger, and producer Jesse Astin writes songs every day in L.A. with various collaborators, looking to find the hits of tomorrow. His own songs, on the other hand, have haunting and experimental qualities, stretching and abandoning conventional form while always maintaining pop sensibility. Christian Howes Strings had the pleasure of Read more about Producer Jesse Astin does everything[…]

Family Matters – adding string arrangements to a Michael Behm Project

The production team had the opportunity to add original strings to Michael Behm‘s latest project, Family Matters – a song he wrote with Angela Harris and Nat Jay.  Listen to the track and how the lush string sections intertwine with Angela Harris’ beautiful voice in this touching song of love and lasting connection. [audio:http://christianhowes.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/Family-Matters-Master.192.mp3|titles=Family Matters Read more about Family Matters – adding string arrangements to a Michael Behm Project[…]