Frequently Asked Questions
What is included in a Mill Session?
1) a pre-production Skype or phone call
2) 6 hour session in either the Carole Nash Hall or The Stoller Hall in Manchester, UK
3) Production team, including photographer to document your session
4) Post-production – audio editing, video editing and colour grading ready for digital distribution
5) Up to three edit revisions per video
What does “up to 1 hour of music” in a Mill Session mean?
Are the recordings suitable for physical release (i.e. CD or DVD)?
What is an edit revision? How many can I have?
Should I bring extra strings / amps / monitoring / additioanl equipment?
If you require any amplification or foldback / in-ear monitoring please bring your own equipment. If you don’t have any appropriate monitoring equipment, but require it, please let us know and we can work out a solution.
Will microphones be in the video?
Can I just record audio in my Mill Session?
How early before the session should I arrive?
How does copyright work?
Copyright law by default states that the creator of any digital media (e.g. an audio recording or video) has copyright over that piece of media, even if they are being commissioned or sub-contracted. For your final materials however, you will have world-wide distribution rights which is stated in our contract. For further information about copyright, please visit https://www.gov.uk/copyright.