Deadmau5 – “Where’s The Drop?” Recording Sessions for Album

Album, Deadmau5, 74-piece orchestra plus conductor

CMG Music Recording had 74 musicians working with world-class conductor John Beal on six recording sessions for Deadmau5 at East West Recording Studios over the span of two days in February. The orchestra was comprised of 49 strings, piano, 12 French horns, 6 trombones, bass trombone, 2 tubas and 3 cimbassi. What an incredible sound! This album featured previous works by Deadmau5 scored for full symphony orchestra by composer Gregory Reveret. It was released for sale to the public on March 30, 2018, and then performed live at the Wiltern Theater to sold-out audiences on March 31st and April 1st. The April 1st concert was live-streamed around the world by music streaming service Tidal.

Composer: Gregory Reveret

Sound Engineer: Damon Tedesco

Conductor: John Beal

Contractor: Karen Garrity

Concertmaster: Jennifer Walton

Studio: East West Studios