Tom Mutsch on SoundBetter

Hi, I have been working in the entertainment industry now for more than 6 years now, working my way up to the FOH technician the old fashioned way by starting as a stagehand or production assistant for all kind of events. Besides working as a freelancer, I finished my studies (Bachelor of Arts) in Music Production in 2013.

You can book me as your technician in charge for all kind of events. Since I have a lot of experience in the field, I can offer you my professional support from the early phase of planning an event all the way to the operation of the technical equipment during the event.
- concerts, theater, conferences, sport events, private party's, live recording, ...

I always have a running workstation at my disposal for editing & post production work. I also work as a sound designer/foley artist for theater plays and movies.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

Interview with Tom Mutsch

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Although I love the characteristic sound of some analog consoles, I would always go for a digital console for live events. It's more versatile and that's an important aspect live.

  3. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  4. A: It's essential for me to know what the expectations are. On what part of the event is the main focus on?

  5. Q: How would you describe your style?

  6. A: I love what I do and I do it with a big passion for music.

  7. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  8. A: Queens of the Stone Age because they have a fantastic energy on stage.

  9. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  10. A: It's essential to know the technical basics, processing and theory about physics and acoustics.

  11. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  12. A: A lot of Jazz. Also Rock, Metal, Blues, Alternative, Pop and Electro

  13. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  14. A: I have a very good ear for the right mix. I am able to make a band sound like it is supposed to sound and to deliver the full energy to the audience.

  15. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  16. A: Pro Tools 10+11, Apple Logic, Avid interface, AKG condensator mic, Syrincs active 2.1 monitor setup

  17. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  18. A: I often get hired as technician in charge for small to medium sized concerts and theater plays. This also includes to figure out a working setup, take care of renting the equipment and setting up the stage.

Terms Of Service

** for live events, please contact me 2 weeks in advance. ** for festivals/larger productions the price is negotiable. ** possible costs for travel and transport is to be paid by the client

Gear Highlights
  • Digico SD8
  • Digico SD10
  • Digico SD11
  • Yamaha DM200
  • Yamaha LS9
  • CL5
  • Midas Venice
  • Allen & Heath QU24
  • Soundcraft LX7
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