In this video, F.I.R.S.T. Institute Program Director and Audio Engineering and Music Production Instructor Rich Ott explains in detail how to use reverb while you are audio engineering your recorded mixes! Knowing how to use reverb is one of the most useful tips for beginning music producers and can make a big difference in sound.



Using reverb is one of the most fundamental skills of the audio industry. Choosing reverb may seem like a small decision, but it can make a very big impact on sound. Pre delay, reverb time, reverb size, diffusion, and reverb decay are all very important settings to consider. To get the best results possible, follow Recording Arts instructor Rich Ott’s lesson and get the most out of your work!


Before you can be a music production professional, you’ll need a quality education from a good music production school like F.I.R.S.T. Institute, one of the best audio engineering schools in Florida. There you’ll learn what you need to get your new audio production career off the ground, and important skills such as how to use reverb. You’ll get hands on experience, in real studio settings, with small class sizes.

Faculty at F.I.R.S.T. Institute, like Rich Ott, are working audio engineering industry professionals who have a passion for mentoring the next generation of sound engineers and producers and have many tips for beginning music producers. Check out the Audio Engineering and Music Production program at the F.I.R.S.T. Institute audio production school today.