of Industry Services
and Production Services
Productions offers a variety of production services in audio recording,
audio post, and live sound reinforcement. A state of the art recording
facility enables clients to overdub, mix, and master music projects.
Clients may use in house staffing, or hire independent engineers and
also provides facilities for voice over, foley, and sound effects. Surround
and stereo mastering are also available. Clients may also bring video
stems for audio tracking and or mixing to picture. Tape based systems
and current digital recording systems combine with top of the line tube
,solid state, digital, and traditional music instruments to create musical
and post products. All in the beautiful relaxed environment of the Sierra
A state of the art concert sound system is also available for large
outdoor venues or clubs. We feature products from Bag End, Shure, Hafler,
Horizon, Aphex, and TC Electronics to create a high quality sound system
for the discriminating performing artist.
Industry Education Master Classes
CMS is proud to offer an exciting and highly motivating "master
class level" of selected industry topics. Intimate small "day"
or "series" courses cater to the artist and individual looking
for a class format in todays everchanging entertainment industry. Students
have an opportunity to meet and learn from some of the "hottest
and most respected" industry producers, writers, musicians, record
label, promotion, and pubisher talent in the business. Some of our guest
lecturers include Marcus Barone, H. Richard Etlinger, Larry Dee, Ira
Nepus, Susan Rabin, Lauraine Bacon, John Rotundi, Simon Wright, Roberta
Donnay, Andre Pessis, Mike Lawson, Nick Phillips, Mark Hill, Larry Batiste,
Dan Kimpel, and other top name "working professionals". CMS
is excited to bring this caliber professional to the Sacramento Valley
region. In addition , CMS is proud to support and integrate with international,
national, and regional industry organizations such as Music Industry
Consortium of Sacramento, The Recording Academy, Audio Engineering Society,
West Coast Songwriters Association, ASCAP, BMI, and SAG, AFM, and AFTRA
We provide the unique services of artist development and limited management.
Clients can consult on a "one time basis", or a "package"
system to fit budget and career needs. Evaluation, direction, industry
awareness, networking, coordination, tour preparation, songwriting direction,
musical development, image consulting, budgeting needs, promotional
packaging, and label prep, are some of the issues needed for a successful
and fruitful career in the industry. Issues of long and short term goals
can be discussed, planned, and navigated. This unique consultation service
provides current and future artists a much needed "road map"
to jump start careers. CMS provides a "custom" plan to fit
CMS Services also provide product consultation for studio design, recording
products, music instruments, and live sound systems. We cater to business
owners, musicians, educational facilities, churches, and other clients
needing audio and or product needs. From portable systems to permanent
facility needs, CMS can design and draw up plans for each individual
project. Our clients include colleges, high schools, churches, sound
reinforcement, service organizations, recording studios, music , and
large network of product relations over 30 years has enabled CMS to
acheive great prices and service for customer projects.
Songwriting evaluation, education, and career issues for songwriters
pose a complex challenge to maintaining a career in the publishing songwriter
world. CMS is pleased to offer networking, recording, publishing, and
education services for musicians, lyricists, composers, and related
talent. Song styles, genres, and collaboration issues are also consulted
on. Songwriting business can also be consulted between writers and other
creative talent. Our goal is to provide high levels of service to the
important role of songwriting and the opportunities for lrycisits, composers,
and publishers in the music industry.