Gian-Francesco Ferri

Freelance Audio Producer & Music Arranger

Location:Riverview, Florida, United States
2 Skills
Gian-Francesco Ferri
Certified teacher (Music, Drama, Italian), musician, composer, arranger, interpreter, translator.

? Kid’s Community College ­ Riverview South Campus, FL. August 2012 ­to June 2014
Performing Arts Director ­ Elementary and Middle School Teacher (Music, Drama, and Italian) ? Google Inc. ­ Mountain View, CA. April 2010­ to March 2012 Preschool Teacher (Google Child Care Centers) 06/2011 ­to 03/2012
Visual Data Specialist (Google Maps) 04/2010 ­to 06/2011
? Gracenote ­ Emeryville, CA ­ January 2009 to­ March 2010 Content editor ­ Music (Italian) for SQL and relational databases.
? Building Kidz Preschool. San mateo, CA. 2005­ to 2010 Performing arts director, music & theatre instructor, after school program instructor.
? San Mateo Montessori Preschool. San Mateo, CA. 2007­ to 2009 Music Teacher.
? Blue Moon Music. Pacifica, CA. 2004 to ­2008 Guitar instructor, musical instrument repair, customer service and sales.
? Italian Army. 7th Regimento Bersaglieri, Italy. 1993­ to 1994 2nd Lieutenant, Platoon Commander.
? Interpreting/Translating. Freelance. 1993­ to present Italian/English ­ English/Italian.

?Google Inc. Mountain View, CA. 2/2011 ­to 6/2011. Child Care Center.
?Heritage Repertory Theatre. University Of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. Actor, Singer, Dancer.

? Hillsborough County Public Schools: Drama(6­12), Music(K­12), World Languages/Italian(K­12) ? Preschool: Site Supervisor and Master Teacher (California permit).
? ACTFL: (Italian) ­ Superior (Oral & Written)
? CBEST (California Basic Education Skills Test).
? CPR (Infant & Adult).

? Hillsborough County Public School District, Alternative Teaching Certification Program ­ Drama (6­12), Music (K­12), World Languages/Italian (K­12)
? San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA — MA Drama (Distinguished Achievement Award)
? University Of Central Florida, Orlando, FL — BFA Musical Theatre (Magna *** Laude). ?Edison State College, Port Charlotte, FL — AS Theatre.
? Skyline College, San Bruno, CA — Preschool Site Supervisor and Master Teacher Permit ?Military Academy, Cesano, ITALY — 2nd Lieutenant/Platoon Commander.
? Industrial Technology Institute, Galileo Galilei, ITALY — High School Diploma.

? Instruments played: classical, acoustic, electric & resonator guitar, bass, mandolin, piano, harmonica, jaw harp, percussion.
? Music Training: classical guitar, acoustic/folk guitar, electric guitar, piano.
? Computer: Mac & PC, all Microsoft office applications, Google Docs, Keynote, Corel Draw, GarageBand, Cakewalk, Logic, CD Album Art Software, iMovie, Picasa.
? Technical Theatre: audio­video, stage lighting, sound and set design.
? Acting Experience: BFA in Musical Theatre Performance and MA in Drama. Several college and professional theatre performances.
? Dance Experience: Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Ballroom.
? Foreign Languages: Italian & English (fluent), French & Spanish (novice).