Siavash Rad

Freelance Music Producer & Audio Editor

Location:Thornhill, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
Summary of Qualifications
I am a well-trained audio engineer and currently a graduate from The Metal Works Institute of Sound and Music Production. I’ve been running my own home recording studio for the past five years and have recorded and engineered four albums. I am looking to extend my experience within the audio industry by obtaining a position in today’s advanced audio world.

Metalworks Institute of Sound and Technology – Diploma in sound engineering and music production
? Completed Ryerson University - Bachelor of Business Management (Marketing Minor)
? Completed Seneca College - Advanced Diploma in Business Management ? Completed
Work experience

SinSin Productions Producer/Recording and Mixing Engineer 2007 – Present
? Producing Hip Hop , RnB and reggae music
? Managing recording sessions
? Engineering on sessions
? Writing harmonies
? Editing lyrics
? Tuning vocals using Melodyne
? Arranging music

Burning Shadow Lead sound designer/music composer June 2011 - Present
? Designing sounds for a video game that takes place in 500 B.C.
? composing orchestral theme music for the video game
? managing and engineering recording sessions for recording sound effects and voice-overs
? Working closely with the programming team to maintain audio file sizes to minimal with the best quality possible.

Richmond Hill Center for The Performing Arts (3 month Contract) Technical crew (sound tech) ? Building a Stage for dance competition
? Loading and unloading gear
? Routing audio gear
? Trouble shooting
? Live mixing

A Day Off – Short film Post-Production/Boom Operator November 2010
? Synching the Audio to the picture
? Placing sound effects and background music on to the video
? Operate the boom microphone to catch the dialogues, or background sounds in superior quality.
? Setting up lavalier microphones for if needed
? Reviewing the recorded material with the sound recorder at the end of a shooting day

? Extensive knowledge in Pro Tools, Logic Pro, Reason, Cubase, and Sonar.
? Microsoft office.
? Windows / Mac OSX.
? Managerial and negotiation skills.
? Fully trained on ICON, Solid State Logic and Neve consoles.
? Spotting and sound design skills.
? Quick learner and very punctual.
Skills (2) Rating
Music Production
Audio Editing