CARSTENKAISER

composer | music producer

  • YOU ARE WHAT YOU PRODUCE

    Carsten Kaiser is an independent composer & music producer based in Germany. His songwriting and production style adds rock edge to contemporary pop music – ready for airplay. As a successful composer and producer for more than 15 years, he has released over 950 CD tracks for a wide range of publishers, and has mixed international artists such as platinum-selling vocalist Robin Beck (“First Time”).

  • PLAY, WRITE, RESEARCH

    Carsten is also a formally trained Jazz musician, cultural scientist (BA) and sociologist (MA), currently completing a PhD thesis about equipment choices in music production. A sought after freelance author, he has worked for several recording magazines (including Sound On Sound) and has written 13 books about recording, music production and vocal technique. In recent years, he had the pleasure of sharing his broad experience in exciting lectures and paper presentations for universities and renowned associations worldwide, like AES, IASPM, and ASARP.

COMPOSITION

COMPOSITION

Songwriting with engaging hooks in all pop music subgenres. Always integrating momentum, emotive hype, and tension to guarantee multiple listener payoffs.

TOPLINING

TOPLINING

Contributing engaging melodies to enrich your instrumentals. Adding moving lyrics and addictive melodic lines for highly affective listener experiences.

PRODUCTION

PRODUCTION

Where the artist's vision and audience expectations intertwine: Good pop music deserves thrilling arrangements, captivating performances, and pristine sounds.