I'm a Latin-GRAMMY nominee engineer, and my work has contributed to well over records sales worldwide.on. I have worked with international artists such as Fito Paez, Babasónicos, Mecanik Informal. Producers such as Vladimir Quintero (Franco de Vita, Desorden Público, Mariana Vega, C4 Trío), Hector Castillo (David Bowie, Bjork, Gustavo Cerati).
My relevant discography:
ViniloVersus – El día es hoy (2008)
Latin Grammy nominated band
Triad - Blood and Karma (2009)
Malanga – Aunque mueran las flores (2009)
Wahala – Buena Vibra Volumen 3 (2009)
Americania – Sigo (2011)
Los Lázaros de la salsa – Tiempo de Amar (2012)
Famasloop – La Quema (2012)
Winner of 6 Awards Pepsi Music
2 Latin Grammy nomination
La Mecanik Informal - El party se pone caliente 'Single' (2016)
Mix and Master Engineer
“Carrousel” - Maria Dautant - New York, NY (2016)
Mix and Master Engineer
Finalist in Session I in John Lennon Songwriting
Te espero del otro lado – (2011) (Sound Design)
Winner "Best Short of the Year" at the film festival of Pennsylvania (2012)
La Cucarachita Mandi - (2017) (Sound design)
Winner of 3 awards at the film festival Panalandia
The Case Against Mr. Sheppard - (2017) (Recording Engineer)
Winner of Festival Prize at Super Geek Film Festival At Florida Supercon (EEUU, Florida, 2017)
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8 Reviews - 1 Repeat ClientEndorse Gabriel A Alvarez Franchi
Fantastic job as always!
Amazing. He really did his best in fulfilling my every request, and was a fun and dynamic profesional.
It's always a pleasure to work with Gabriel. I can always count on him to deliver an amazing outcome with my tracks. It's incredibly difficult to find someone that gets your work. He gets it.
I had a great experience working with Gabriel again. Everything was completed with perfect timing & excellent quality.
I have worked with Gabriel recording my band WAHALA in Venezuela, and his level of professionalism and musicality are in very high standards. I would highly recommend working with him in the future.
I'm looking forward to having the rest of my work mastered by Gabriel. Great experience!
I have worked with Gabriel since 2.000 and his abilities for recording, mixing and producing are outstanding.
He can record and mix different music genres such as latin salsa, EDM and rock in a unique way.
In other hand, his abilities to get together with the producers, artist and clients in general are incredible because he is an easy to go guy. He is "The guy"
I have been working with Gabriel for a year (by the time he was in Panama), and its have been incredibly , he has been a professional guy , patience , he come with a lot of great ideas .
My experience with him was with , mixing , recording and he master.
Cool guy , knows to work with pressure and he knows what is he doing.
Interview with Gabriel A Alvarez Franchi
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both, because I feel have different purposes.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: The music!
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Lets talk about the details, what do you want?, what do you expect?, let's do tests, feel comfortable.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Lady Gaga, because is an incredible musician. I had prejudices about her until I saw her in concert and is awesome!
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Andrew Scheps is definitely a huge reference for me.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Recording, mix and mastering.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Be very very, seriously carefully with the compressors
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I like to listen to what the artist wants from his work, and with this in mind I do everything to get the best result