Sound Engineer holding a degree From SAE Singapore, who has made his name in the industry for almost 10 years now & worked as Monitors Mix Engineer for AR Rahman, Amit Trivedi, Shankar Mahadevan & Systems Engineer for NH7, UB40, Sting, Ed Sheeran, AR Rahman
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Electronic Music Production
Sumanta Das started his musical journey at the age of 16 when he took formal vocal training he was passionate about music and decided to turn it into a career. He completed his sound engineering from SAE Mumbai, after which he started assisting, composing and arranging music for various TV programs . He is an excellent teacher. His teaching techniques are very practical- based thus providing the students with first- hand experience in music production. He makes sure that the students grasp the concept thoroughly, thus preparing them to work skilfully in the industry. His repertoire includes.
D3 (Dil Dosty Dance), Making of RA1 ,word match ,luck luck ki baat, Yeh Parinde, Ishaan. Songs for Big CBS , Arrange & mix for AM Radio, Ad score for Daima production, Songs produced for Twilight productions, MEN will be Men, he has also done live shows and composed music for kingfisher .
Avinash Oak has a Diploma in Cinema ( sound engineering and sound recording ) from The Film & TV Institute Of India, Pune.He was with Western Outdoor media technologies ltd, for nearly 20 years. He has recorded songs for feature films like Maachis, Tere Mere Sapne, Sarfarosh ,Gadar , Albela , Bade Miyan Chote Miyan,
Pyar to Hona Hi tha , Jab Pyar Kisise hota hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Leela , Pinjara, Pyar Ishq Mohabbat and Aakriet ( Marathi).
He also has private albums called Marasim by Jagjit Singh & Gulzar, Mere Watan Ke Logo – Lata Mangeshkar , Cry for cry -Jagjit Singh, Husn-e-Ghazal – Ghulam Ali, Pt. Bhimsen Joshi & Pt Jasraj and many more… He has been an Engineer and Partner at Neosonic Recording Studio.
Live Sound Engineering
Nikhil Mulay is working in the live sound industry for over 10 years now as a FOH and monitor Mix Engineer. In the past he has worked with Suraj Jagan, Indian Ocean, Anushka Manchanda, Neeti Mohan and Lucky Ali. He is currently associated with Sachin Jigar for the past year, Papon for three years, Jeet Gannguli for one year. He has also worked with The Bartender and Kailasa as a freelancer. In addition to live sound he also works as a Studio Engineer. He is a very experienced person in his field which makes him a sought out teacher for live sound engineering.
Abhinav Patankar is an experienced professional, dedicated AV technician, who started his sound engineering career by studying at one of the premier sound institutes. Having being top of his class, he became the youngest head of department to lead one of India’s leading live music venue brands, blueFROG Pune. Abhinav is a recurring visiting faculty member at some of the best sound engineering schools in India.
Currently Abhinav is the FoH engineer for Hari&Suhkmani, the Punjabi folktronica duo, Maati Baani, Gujarati folk rock, Moonstruck Project, who specialize in funk music and Across Seconds, a Bombay based post rock act. He is also the system engineer for the ‘Outline’s flagship model GTO’ and ‘DnB’s V series’ in Gujarat and ‘Meyer Sound’s Leopard’ in Pune.
Abhinav has travelled extensively for live sound engineering. Some of the countries he has visited are Azerbaijan, Oman, Dubai, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Indonesia. The festivals that Abhinav has worked on and successfully mixed at are as follows:
The Grub Fest
Wonderflip Music Festival Vh1 Supersonic Music Festival Taalbelia
Abhinav has worked with some of the biggest names in India and internationally including Eric Prydz, Pandit Bikram Ghosh, Purbayan Chatterjee, Hang Massive, V. Selva Ganesh, Lucky Ali, Soulmate, Indian Ocean, Prem Joshua, Parikrama, Euphoria, Gilby Clarke,
Abhinav has been nominated by the prestigious Indian Recording Arts Academy at the IRAA Awards at Palm Expo 2016 for the category “Best Live Sound Engineer”. Also, During his tenure at blueFROG, the venue had won many prestigious awards such as the INCA Awards for “The Best Performance Venue 2016”, Times Nightlife Award for “The Best Nightclub 2016”. He has an incredible work ethic and is one of India’s finest sound engineers.
Amey Londhe is an exceptional sound engineer. His musicality is beyond compare. He is a dedicated teacher and brings out the best in his students. He is also chief engineer at Audio Garage. He has worked with the legendary Ghazal singer, Jagjit Singh for more than 7 years, he worked on Gurbani, Koi Baat chale , Muntazir. He has worked with Asha Bhosle and other innumerable star singers. He was also behind the recording and mixing of films like Corporate, Traffic Signal, Dasvidaniya and many more in television. Amey has also worked with Sangeet and Siddharth Haldipur. He is excellent with his students. His knowledge on the subject is extremely vast, he therefore helps the students be the best they can be.
I started my career in 1998 as a Studio Assistant under Neelesh Bhatia and Shantanu Hudlikar with Audiofile Studio, Pali Hill, Bandra which was owned by Filmmaker Rahul Rawail. Then moved to Western Outdoor Studio ‘A’ and worked under Daman Sood & Avinash Oak. After that, I moved to Postation, Pali Hill as a Recording and Mastering Engineer, where I worked with A. M. Padmanabhan, Vijay Benegal and Nikhil Shirodkar.
In 2003, I started off on my own as a Freelance Mastering and Post Engineer, where I have worked and have been working on numerous projects for EMI Music India, Warner Music, Universal Music Group, Ameen Sayani Productions, Strumm Entertainment and quite a few Music Directors and Producers till date.
In 2014, started teaching as a visiting faculty with SeamEdu Media School, Pune and Bangalore where I also spent 18 months on their payroll as Associate Head of Academics, Sound Engineering. Now back to being a visiting faculty with them and now, also with Mumbai Music Institute