Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I am proud of all my work good or bad depending on the perception of the observer.
Most of my work is done with unknown artist and I enjoy every moment of it. I believe everyone have the opportunity to speak to the world. How you go about it, it’s all up to you (the person with the microphone).
Public announcement for National Federation for the blind, Maryland (Prince George’s County) Harbor Chapter.
Type of project:
Director, audio and video editor (Producer).
What are you working on at the moment?
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Analog or digital and why?
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I will do my best!
What do you like most about your job?
The smile on a client face when they receive they finish product (that sounds great) from me.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How long is it going to take?
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
How could I help them improve their creativity?
What is challenging to them in their creativity and how could I help?
Do they have a reference song they would like their song to sound similar to?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Be knowledgeable about what services you need from a service provider that will enhance your creativity. Lastly, compare your original song with the new mixed and mastered song your service provider sent you. Could you notice the difference, is the new song much better? If yes, then your service provider did a great job.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
First I would need unlimited power (electricity), unlimited internet connection and a small house with a roof over my head.
For the gears I would take with me are:
Laptop, audio interface, Shure microphone, studio headphones and a pair of studio monitors.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
MY career path is to own my own production studio creating great audio files that stands out from my competition.
21 years of DJing and being an audio engineer help me to navigate my dark world similar to a bat; allowing me to observe and locate which directions things that vibrate in our diverse sound reality is coming from.
How would you describe your style?
Authentic and unique! Polishing a song track to shine, however, keeping its unique characteristics.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Everyone!!! I believe everyone have something to communicate to the world. Therefore, I would love to assist in helping them accomplished their goal (s).
Can you share one music production tip?
First, find yourself (who you is/are) and just create.
What type of music do you usually work on?
All types of music/audio files!!!! I believe in great sounding audio/music. Therefore, I do not have a special type of music. So, once your song sounds great, I love it. MY main goal is to create great sounding music for everyone to enjoy listening and dancing to.
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
What's your typical work process?
It depends on the Song/audio file.
Tell us about your studio setup.
Simple, however, effective in getting the job done.
My recording/ mixing booth sound proof and carpeted.
Pair of JBL monitors, using Reaper, sonar producer and wave’s plugins.
You got the idea!!!
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Our Reality of diverse sounds!!!
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Everything it takes to get the song/audio file sounding great..