Resume

Available here as a downloadable PDF.

Experience Freelance (2007 – Present)
Sound Design / Composition

  • Interactive Music specialist for Web of Life, semifinalist in the Microsoft Imagine Cup Student Competition 2010
  • Sound designer and production sound mixer of the unreleased web series Suitemates
  • Sound designer and production sound mixer of the Newport Beach short Over the Counter
  • Composer for the documentary Culture Shock
  • Supplied music cues for numerous university game projects
JR Utopian Studios (2007 – 2009)
Chief Audio Engineer

  • Recorded and produced many local music groups and artists
  • Work closely with artists on defining unique sounds
  • Designed and served as chief technician of the audio studio
  • Expanded into small time video and music composition projects
Skills Audio

  • Production, Composition, Sequencing, Synthesis. Arrangement
  • Sound Design, Dialogue editing, Foley effects, Field recording
  • Guitar, Bass, Keyboard, Saxophone
  • Cubase, Pro Tools, WaveLab, F-Mod, Audition, Kontakt, Sibelius
  • FastTracker 2, Cakewalk Pro Audio, General Midi, Chiptunes
Miscellaneous

  • Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer
  • Maya, 3D Studio Max, Adobe After Effects
  • Photoshop, Office, Final Draft, a strong Windows 7 proficiency
  • Computer repair, networking, Python, HTML, UDK, Source
Education B.F.A in Film Production (2009 – exp. 2013)

Chapman University Dodge College of Film and Media Arts in Orange, CA

Emphasis in Sound Design

Minor in Game Development Programming

Audio Engineer Certificate (2007)

Graduated from RecW School of Audio and Music Production in Chillicothe, OH

References

Available Upon Request.

Demo Material Available at johntorkington.com

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