Music in Don Jon features Christian Howes Strings

We posted earlier this year that our strings were heavily featured in the Sundance film, Don Jon’s Addiction. After being picked up for national distribution (and a slight title change to Don Jon) we are happy to announce that the movie premiered in the US on Friday, September 27th. Collaborative effort Don Jon writer, director and Read more about Music in Don Jon features Christian Howes Strings[…]

String Recording for Indie Pop Artist Andrea Perry

The Christian Howes String Recording team lent its talents to indie pop artist Andrea Perry ‘s newest release “Four”. Our live strings were featured on two tracks, “My Lover Said” and “Where Have You Been”. Funded in part by a very successful Kickstarter campaign, the album has received many rave reviews. Frank Cotolo (Cotolo Chronicles) Read more about String Recording for Indie Pop Artist Andrea Perry[…]

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String Recording for 5 Alarm Music’s Cinemasounds 4!

The Christian Howes String Recording team is featured prominently in 5 Alarm Music’s “Cinemasounds 4” music library! 5 Alarm Music is an independent production music library for film, television, radio, and commercials offering unparalleled music expertise. Mixing Live and Sampled Strings Composer Aram Mandossian talks about mixing our live strings with sampled strings to create a Read more about String Recording for 5 Alarm Music’s Cinemasounds 4![…]

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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[…]

Recording strings on Above & Beyond’s “Group Therapy”

Recording strings for all clients is what we like to do, but earlier this year, we were incredibly fortunate to collaborate with the renowned UK-based electronic group Above & Beyond. We were already fans of their lush trance-based music, so it was exciting to get the call when they needed string recordings on their sophomore Read more about Recording strings on Above & Beyond’s “Group Therapy”[…]