Home recording and music production often starts as a fun hobby. Somewhere along the way you might decide to try and make a living from it. But where is the finish line that finally declares us to be professionals? Are we ever really done learning and improving? By seeing the process of music production as an ongoing endeavor and constantly striving to improve, you may find that your overall satisfaction with your work improves. On the other hand, if you're hoping to eventually stop learning new techniques and information, you may be headed for disappointment and frustration.
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