Essentials about Mastering?
Mastering is the final step of audio post-production and preparing the audio mix for distribution. The purpose of mastering is to tweak and balance your stereo mix before distribution for playback on all systems and media formats. Industry standard tools utilized for mastering, compression, equalization, limiting and stereo enhancement. Mastering also allows, if using a mastering engineer for a different yet trained pair of ears to refine your track to new heights.