Elie Abwi

Music Producer/Sound Engineer

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I've been an Artist and a Music Producer and performer who has been in the scene for over 10 years, I love music and everything to do with it, but am always looking for new opportunities.

My services offer Mastering, Mixing, Music production, Audio Engineering, Foley and ADR Production. I enjoy doing this work on the side for fun, as its fun to work on projects that im not the artist on and its always great working with different people. Im an Artist with my own project under the name of 'Toneshifterz', but Im also a producer and musician who produces music for many artists in the EDM scene (not allowed to disclose due to confidentiality agreements).

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Interview with Elie Abwi

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I was part of a festival where i created all the intro and outro musical pieces for the festival and 1 minute customized intros for all the artists who are playing which were all timed and synced with the light and lazer show. also wrote a whole musical piece for the headlining artist of the event leading into his intro.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: working on my artist album.

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: I use all digital, because in this day and age its super accesible and good quality stuff. Unless ofcourse you are taking a creative approach and want that analog sound then thats understandable.

  7. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  8. A: I always deliver quality content.

  9. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  10. A: i do what i love, and that means i don't have to work a day in my life.

  11. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  12. A: ive been doing this for 10+ years. I went out of school into an audio engineering collage, at the time i was signed to a label and have an extensive release catalog under my belt, in excess of 150 releases. I moved from australia to the netherlands in 2011 and havent looked back ever since.

  13. Q: How would you describe your style?

  14. A: Im very musical person, since a very young age ive been improvising on things that i was learning. I have avery melodic style, and am always searching for the next big sound.

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

  16. A: Would love to work with Diplo one day ;)

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

  18. A: Always reference similar tracks to your own tracks to make sure your mix is on the right track.

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

  20. A: I usually work on Hardstyle, EDM, Trance and Soundtrack work, but have had experience writting drum and bass House music.

  21. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  22. A: Music production and sound design.

  23. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  24. A: I have a studio setup in a complex with 3 other studios with other industry professionals, in a little town called Oirschot in the Netherlands.

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

  26. A: Im a producer, audio engineer, and a mastering engineer for EDM music. I also write various other genres from soundtrack music, to creating the audio for trailers or short promo videos. have extensive sound design knowledge and 10+ years in the industry.

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