jonathan doyon – eekkoo
Jonathan has been a music producer for years with releases on labels like Often Gruven, Hamburg Afnahmen, Flat Belly Recordings but it was his remix of Channel 42 , originally written by Deadmau5 and Wolfgang Gartner that caught the attention of renowned BBC radio DJ, Peter Tong. Jonathan (aka Eekkoo) now has just released his first EP on the Mau5trap label. Musitechnic’s Interview with Jonathan Doyon, IglooFest interview with EEKKOO
Sonny opened his first recording studio in 1998 and continues to own and operate his current facility SONNY BLACK PRODUCTIONS. He became very active on the Hip Hop scene and has produced/engineered projects such as Dubmatique, Yvon Kreve, Sans Pression etc. He produced the first album by Corneille and followed up with a series of hits by K.maro, Shy’m and more recently by Marc Antoine. Sonny is also a keyboard player/songwriter and received the SOCAN International Award 2009 for his co-writing with Marc Antoine. See Musitechnic’s Interview with Sonny
Gabriel works as a specialist in sound design and audio post-production on a large variety of projects. He has succeeded in creating strong corporate links with his many clients. Gabriel has manufactured his own line of compressors and operates STUDIO CHAMBORD.
Christian does audio recording and mixing for music (Lara Fabian, Marc Hervieux, Marie-Élaine Thibert), film audio (Starbuck) and television audio post-production as well as being a sound designer and producer. Christian also plays guitar. Musitechnic interview with Christian St Germain
Rufat has been a freelance live soundman for various venues such as the Théâtre Corona, Rialto and the Divan Orange. He is the Live/recording/mixing engineer for the classical string ensemble Collectif 9 and has just returned from a tour of China and Europe. Rufat is a sponsored artist by Seinhauser/Neuman. He also plays drums when he gets the chance. Musitechnic’s interview with Rufat
Iain has extensive experience as a studio tech (Cirque de Soleil, Sofa, Jean Leloup, Gilles Vigneault, Daniel Belanger, Jean-Pierre Ferland, Zebulon etc), as a live soundman (Osheaga, Mtl Festival de jazz, Metropolis etc) and live-to-air television audio mixer (Senior Audio Global, CTV). Iain plays guitar and has opened for the likes of Tragically Hip, Killing Joke, Allanah Miles, Barenaked Ladies. He also owns and operates Studio Hot Biscuit and currently plays guitar with Stroboscopica.
Karim started working as a sound technician for radio and theater in the United States before studying at Musitechnic. Since then he has worked as a technician in post-production, radio, live music and television. Karim is presently working at CBC Radio and Delle-Arte. He is a multi-instrumentalist playing stringed instruments with his band MaKam. He has also composed music for other artists and several short films. Karim is now in the process of writing a book on techniques in sound engineering for Musitechnic.
As a composer and beat-maker Philippe specializes in musical production and jingles for television shows and short film. He also does post production mixing for webcasts.
Frederic graduated from CEGEP Drummondville in Classic and Popular Percussion and Techniques de sons. He has done live sound for the equestrian show Cavalia and Solotech. Frederic lso currently works at Audiotechnik as an electronics repairman fixing anything from consoles to broken speakers. He also plays drums and can be heard on numerous recordings.
Dan injects his passion for audio and love for music into everything he does whether it be post-production (LOL 🙂 TVA), mixing music (RomiBuns, Jacques Rousseau) or recording and mixing complete albums (Angle of Attack, Caro Bé). He owns and operates OPEN HOUSE STUDIO on the South Shore.
Medhat started his music training at age 4 in classical piano, followed by studies in pop composition and arrangement at Marie-Victorin college as well as in digital music at the University of Montreal.
He also studied composition for film with composer James Gelfand and has scored several dozen American and Canadian film/TV productions, video games and a multimedia show for the Montreal Planetarium.
Medhat has also worked as an arranger for several established pop artists such as Bobby Bazini, Gabriella, Félix Gray, Corneliu Montano, Geneviève Leclerc, Robert Marien et Christian Sbrocca.
Melanie is a composer and musician with 15 years experience, 6 albums and 3 books under her artist name: Mell. She has performed approximately 700 concerts both in France and internationally as well as multiple collaborations with other artists. She has also done soundscapes for dance, theatre and visual imaging before studying in Montreal. After graduating Musitechnic she has worked in post production and music audio as well. She specializes in synthesis and Ableton Live. Melanie is currently attending a Digital Music course in university.