A recording professional with over 20 years of commercial audio and
video, including:

    • All aspects of of audio production including remote and in studio
      sessions.
    • As an assistant to the director of a video production company.
    • As a songwriter with over 100 copyrighted works and several published
      commercial recordings.
    • As a musical instrument retail sales and serviceman.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE :

Foreside Studios, Falmouth , Maine. August 2003 - present
Producer/Engineer -In late 2003 Joe met Andrew Morgan, a Falmouth sound engineer who was planning a large expansion to an already established business, Sound Masters.
The new 5 room facility Foreside Studios, is scheduled for a late 2005 completion but projects are already underway in the completely plushed out basement studio(The Bunker) already in place.
Formats include 2" Sony 24 track analog with Dolby SR and Steinberg's Nuendo digital platform for multimedia production.

Cogee Entertainment Portland, Maine - November 2001- April 2004
Chief Sound Technician - After having recorded 7 of Bob's CD's, Joe was asked by Oliver Keithly to handle production duties for the ever growing Bob Marley Comedy Tour. Duties included sound, lights, mechandise and announcing!Wow was this FUN!

Big Sound Westbrook, Maine. February 1993 - June 2001
Manager- Selected by owner Thomas A. Daly to manage the day to day operations of a commercial recording operation. Tasks included all studio bookings, invoicing of clients, telephone sales, light bookkeeping, facility and equipment maintenance.
Chief Engineer - Operation of all equipment used during a recording session. Complete set up of microphones and patching of external devices. Operation of all machines and computers. Producer/arranger/artist- Collaborated with artists on original material, helping with lyrical and arrangement changes, and performance of instrumental and vocal arrangements.
Clientele- Included Arista Records, Capitol/EMI Records, Crooked Cove Records,Hopeless Records, Imaginary Road Records, Lookout Records, MCA Records and many more.

J.B. Productions Portland, Maine. December 1990 - November 1992
Owner Full audio productions for both musical and commercial clients. Tasks included creation of original music and copy for radio jingles, as well as all studio operations.

Nicer Entertainment Portland, Maine March 1989 - November 1990
Production Assistant Assistant to the director during the production of “Lobsteroids” a full-length cult classic produced in Portland during 1989-90. Pre-production tasks included casting, screen writing, script writing, scene plots, and location selection. Production tasks included set management, staff coordination, and audio set up. Post production tasks included video editing and sound design.

Buckdancer’s Choice Music Company Portland, Maine June 1983 - January 1989/ April 2002- April 2003
Retail Sales & Service Staff member at one of Portland’s oldest and most prominent music retailers. Tasks included sales and service of stringed instruments.

 

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