Equipment Protools LE 7.4 expert with a complete studio setup, including Neve preamps, EQ, limiters, compressors, Neumann mics, Fender guitars & amps, Ludwig drums, and Roland keyboards.
Production Experience 35 years of production experience with numerous Northwest bands, including BigHorn (signed to Columbia Records) toured with Boston, Van Halen and Journey, The Allies (signed to Victoria Records), The Believers (signed to Corazon Records in Europe).TV commercials for Bank of America, Boeing, Microsoft, Rainier Beer and Beacon Plumbing. Taught Audio Engineering at the Art Institute of Seattle.
Performance skills One of the top studio instrumentalists in the Northwest, with credits for drums, bass, guitar, keyboards and background vocals, including Blueringeran alt/country/rock band who just received 7 Grammy nominations for a CD we produced January 2010.
Arrangement skills Proven ability to develop your songs through a wide range of genres, including pop, rock, folk, country, and techno. Can work with your music at any stage, from chords and melody all the way to enhancement and mixing of previously-recorded tracks. Specializing in coaching and development of natural instrumental and/or vocal talent at any age and any level of experience, from beginner to professional.
Relaxed, informal and supportive creative environment.