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Improving Depth In Your Mixes Using Shape & Spread In Tai Chi

By 9th June 2024No Comments

Improving Depth In Your Mixes Using Shape & Spread In Tai Chi

It’s no secret that reverb is essential for creating atmosphere and depth in a mix. Alongside more familiar parameters like reverb pre-delay and the early reflection balance, how a reverb itself develops over time is crucial to how we perceive the space.

LiquidSonics’ Tai Chi ensemble reverb gives you a set of controls called Shape & Spread that were inspired by iconic vintage digital reverbs from the 1980s. With just a little knowledge about how these work, they offer a quick and simple way to level up your mixing skills.

In this tutorial video Julian David explores how to enhance the sense of depth in your mixes using these powerful tools on drums, vocals and a jazz duet.

The shape and profiling controls were added in the free Tai Chi v1.4 update, so just pick up the latest versions from the downloads page if you’re not running our latest plug-in software.

Try LiquidSonics Reverbs For Yourself

Tai Chi is available to try for free for 14 days, just head to our demos page to drop a code into your license manager and pick up the installers from the downloads page.

If you like what you’ve seen and heard then head over to the store to pick up a great new reverb! Don’t forget that existing customers can use their loyalty discounts for some incredible stackable savings.