The Modern Nashville Sound
Time & Location
In this session, Country Artist Sheridan Gates and Grammy-Winning Producer Matt Leigh (Willie Nelson, Lauren Daigle, Natalie Grant) will discuss their recent collaboration on Sheridan’s latest release “Stronger Alone”. They will share their respective perspectives (artistic and technique), discuss the importance of songwriting and musicianship, show the actual Pro Tools session and mix, and answer your questions live. This is a unique opportunity to learn how to produce a record while respecting the creative vision of the artist.
Sheridan and Matt will both join use from Nashville, TN.
This session is open to everyone. Register for free by April 30th.
Who is it for?
- Recording Artists
- Audio Engineers
About our Speakers
Sheridan moved to Nashville, TN in 2016 to pursue her love of writing, recording and performing music. Soon after, her song “Girl Like Me” won her a spot in the local Nashville finals of the 2017 Nash Next radio competition at Nashville’s 3rd & Lindsley . She spent 2018 and 2019 touring around the US and released a self-titled EP in the Fall of 2018 which includes 5 tracks that all have Sheridan in the writing credits. She continues to write and tour on a regular basis and her latest release, "Out of the Blue" is available everywhere now. Her next single "Stronger Alone" will be available everywhere April 24th.
Grammy-Winning Producer, Engineer, Bassist (Willie Nelson, Lauren Daigle, Natalie Grant, Ronnie Milsap, Keb' Mo', Planet Booty)
Matt Leigh is a GRAMMY-Winning Producer, Engineer, Bassist and Educator based in Nashville, TN. Matt has worked in various capacities for a diverse list of clients including Willie Nelson, Natalie Grant, Lauren Daigle, Keb’ Mo’, The Cult, Ronnie Milsap, Planet Booty and Adelitas Way. Matt serves on the Advisory Technology Council at SAE Institute Nashville, where he regularly leads courses and workshops in music production skills, digital audio theory, and recording studio and mixing techniques. Matt recently worked with the Nashville Predators (NHL) to compose and develop new music for their pre-game festivities.