CV

Education

Master of Science, Music Technology

Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis
2010 - 2011

  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Thesis Title: “Textbook of Electronic Dance Music”

Bachelor of Music

Belmont University
1993 - 1997

  • Commercial Music with Music Business Emphasis

Employment

Audio Engineer and Instructor

Washington & Lee University
2006 - present

  • Develop audio technology program providing hands-on learning experiences
  • Teach courses in electronic composition, recording techniques, audio theory, and live sound reinforcement
  • Create and direct bi-annual Music Business Seminar featuring guest speakers and hands-on activities
  • Create and advise student-managed Production Club providing sound-reinforcement and lighting for on-campus events
  • Record, mix, and edit all Department of Music performances to audio and video including orchestra, wind ensemble, jazz ensemble, chamber ensembles, large mixed choir, and chamber choir
  • Provide technology support for music department including electronic music studios, technology classrooms, and all performance and rehearsal spaces
  • Design, coordinate, install, and maintain production systems (audio, video and communication) for new performance hall
  • Sound Designer for Musical Theater and other productions with Department of Theater and Dance

Owner / Media Producer

nuthin werked
1997 - 2006

  • Creative project development in Music, Video and Internet mediums utilizing knowledge of applications and languages
  • Projects include audio production and editing, mobile video and audio production, eCommmerce design and implementation, GUI interface creation, advanced website development, website hosting and system administration, Flash troubleshooting and design, Enhanced CD development, video production and editing, content encoding for Internet distribution, studio wiring, Internet websites, search engine placement promotion and marketing, advertising design and Flightcheck, poster design, and CD artwork design

Partner

Nomadic Mobile
2002 - 2006

  • Producer and engineer for live and studio audio projects including work with Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Charlie Peacock, Washington & Lee University, Aquarium Rescue Unit, and many others
  • Projects utilize ProTools HD, iZCorp RADAR, Ableton Live, Steinberg Nuendo, etc.

Producer, Recording Engineer, Live Sound Engineer

Dirty Dozen Brass Band
2003 - 2004

  • Producer and engineer for the Dirty Dozen Brass Band’s live double-CD called “We Got Robbed – Live in New Orleans” released internationally by Rykodisk
  • Live Sound Engineer for the band’s global touring production

Courses Taught

Pro Tools 101 (Spring 2013)
Electronic Music Ensemble (Winter 2011 – Winter 2013)
Modern Music Ensemble (Winter 2009 – Fall 2010)
Introduction to Music Software (Winter 2013)
Studio Recording Techniques (Fall 2012)
Pro Tools 101 (Winter 2012)
Modern Electronica: History, Analysis and Composition (Fall 2011)
Studio Recording Techniques (Fall 2010)
Introduction to Music Software (Winter 2010)
Modern Electronica: History, Analysis and Composition (Fall 2009)
Modern Electronica: History, Analysis and Composition (Spring 2009)
Studio Recording Techniques (Winter 2009)
Modern Electronica: History, Analysis and Composition (co-taught Spring 2008)
Live Sound for Musical Theater (Spring 2008)
Pro Tools 101 (Winter 2008)
Creating Music in the Digital Age (co-taught Spring 2007)

Works in Progress

“Textbook of Electronic Dance Music” – Self-published eBook

Commercial Projects

2013 Blouin & Wolfe, Harlow & Hodges
“Down The Road Again”
producer, engineer
2012 Bruce Dudley, Jazz Music City
“The Solo Sessions”
tracking, mixing, and mastering engineer
2011 Terry Vosbein and the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, Max Frank Music
“Fleet Street”
tracking, mixing, and mastering engineer
2010 Jeff Hamilton, Bosphorus Cymbals
“Hammer Series Commercial”
videography, lighting, video editing, mixing and mastering engineer
2010 Marcus Miller, Universe Soul Records
“Quintessential”
tracking engineer and performer
2010 Southpaw
“EP”
tracking, mixing and mastering engineer; performer: keyboards
2009 Terry Vosbein and the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, Max Frank Music
“Progressive Jazz 2009”
mixing and mastering engineer
2009 Dara Tucker, Watchman Music Group
“All Right Now”
performer: guitar, trumpet
2009 Nicholson Brothers
“EP”
tracking, mixing, and mastering engineer; performer: keyboards
2007 Charles Barone and the Remember When Group
“Just in Time: Dedications From My Heart”
performer: piano
2006 Chris West, Century Music Group
“Jazzmanic”
co-producer, tracking engineer; performer: guitar and keyboards
2006 Ballhog
“Ballhog!”
tracking engineer
2005 Tracy Silverman, From The Gut Music
“I’d Rather Be Dreaming”
performer: sequencing, trumpet, keyboards
2004 Terry Vosbein Nonet featuring Marvin Stamm, Max Frank Music
“Birth of the Cool”
tracking, mixing, and mastering engineer
2004 Terry Vosbein Nonet featuring Marvin Stamm, Max Frank Music
“Come and Get It”
tracking, mixing, and mastering engineer
2004 Terence Higgins & Swampgrease, gris gris bag Entertainment
“In the Bywater”
graphic design
2004 Mandy Bashore, echomusic
“Because HE is…”
performer: keyboards
2004 The Jack Silverman Ordeal
“The Jack Silverman Ordeal EP”
performer: keyboards
2004 Witchita Stallions
“Live at 12th and Porter”
tracking, mixing, and mastering engineer
2004 Washington and Lee University Chamber Singers
“On Tour”
graphic design, mixing and mastering engineer
2003 Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Rykodisk
“We Got Robbed – Live in New Orleans”
co-producer, tracking and mixing engineer
2003 Roger Day, Roger Day Productions
“Roger Day Live” DVD
producer
2002 The Regulars
“The Regulars EP”
co-producer, performer: trumpet and piano
2001 The Guy Smiley Blues Exchange
“GSBE Live”
producer, mixing engineer; performer: guitar, keyboards, vocals
2001 Schfvilkus, Unique Dilemma Music
“Genrealization”
performer: keyboards
1999 The Guy Smiley Blues Exchange
“The Guy Smiley Blues Exchange”
producer, tracking and mixing engineer; performer: guitar, keyboards, vocals
1998 Josh Rouse, Rykodisk
“Dressed Up Like Nebraska”
performer: trumpet
1998 Rebecca Stout, Treason Records
“Sampler Vol. 1”
performer: trumpet, keyboards
1997 Schfvilkus, Universal Spread
“Ambidustrious”
performer: keyboards

Seminars and Certificates

2008 – 2013 Avid Certified Instructor (Pro Tools 10)
2007 Audio System Grounding and Shielding Seminar with Bill Whitlock

Awards

1998 Nominated for Nashville Music Association Award in R&B category with The Guy Smiley Blues Exchange
1998 Nominated for Nashville Music Association Award in Rock category with Schfvilkus

Professional Affiliations

  • Audio Engineering Society
  • Technology Institute for Music Educators (TI:ME)
    • Website Committee Member
  • Association for Technology in Music Instruction (ATMI)
  • NAMM University Affiliate
  • The College Music Society (CMS)

Computer Experience

Applications Ableton Live, Avid ProTools (LE & HD), Steinberg Nuendo, Apple software including Logic, Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Pro X, Motion, QuickTime & Compressor, Cuckos REAPER, Virtual Instruments and Plugins (AU, VST, AAX, RTAS, & TDM), RealAudio & Video, Windows Media, Quark Xpress, Sony Vegas, Adobe Products including Acrobat, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premier, AfterEffects, Flash, Dreamweaver, & Fireworks
Languages SQL, mySQL, PHP, JavaScript, HTML, DHTML, XML, XHTML, CSS, SMIL, ActionScript
Platforms MacOS and iOS, Microsoft Windows, Novell, *nix, iZCorp RADAR (BeOS)