Raviraj Panchal believes that a person should be creatively as well as technically proficient to create a mark in the industry! Raviraj is a postgraduate in sound engineering from The Film and Television Institute of India, Pune. He has worked on a number of short films and documentaries, one of which had been screened at IFFI Goa and MIFF Italy. Apart from being a sound engineer he is a singer and a musician. He plays Guitar, Piano and tabla. He composes music for jingles and background scores for films. He is a dedicated teacher, and gets his students completely involved in every class.
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A young and dynamic film mix engineer based out of Mumbai, Pingal is one of the youngest expert certified Pro Tools trainers in India. He has worked with Prime Focus as an assistant film mixing engineer on India’s only dual-operator ICON D-Control film mix stage with multiple Pro Tools HD systems, he has also worked on many well-known Bollywood and other regional Indian language films during his near-decade long career. He has a Bachelors of digital film Making and recording Arts degree from the university of Dibrugarh He has Two Diplomas in Audio Engineering from SAE (Byron Bay, Australia) and Digital Film making from Navitas (SAE) (Perth, Australia) and an expert-level Pro Tools certification from Alchemea College of Audio Engineering, London, UK.
A trained classical singer hailing from Bhopal, having recognised her passion and dream of becoming a singer after completing her Visharad from Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad and from Sarba bhartiya sangeet-o-sanskriti Parishad, Kolkata. Holding a decade of experience in her field, came to Mumbai to follow her passion.
She has, till date, worked with Vishal-Shekhar, Amaal Mallik, Armaan Mallik, Ram Sampath, Jatinder Shah, Vipin Aneja, Meghdeep Bose and has also lent her voice in some of the famous movies like,Tiger zinda hai, golmaal 4, sanam re, Firangi, Subedar Joginder Singh, Junooniyat. In addition to that, she was a part of ad jingles and worked for Amazon, Veer basmati rice, franchise India, leap 7x. To top it all she recently performed with Kapil Sharma on his popular show and also accompanied Shalmali Kholgade on TED TALKS with Shahrukh khan.
Electronic Music Production
Has Learned PIANO: Grade 1-8 (theory and Practical) From Trinity Guildhall (Trinity College Of London) year 2006-2009. Has worked on many projects and has more than 12 years of experience in this field.
He has also worked as a Music Teacher for Khar Gujarat Research Society and since then he developed interest in Teaching .
He has worked as a Music Composer and Arranger for T-Series ( Album MOHABBAT Sound Track ” TERA ISHQ JEE PAUUN”). He has also Worked as a Assistant Engineer For Movie “Men Will Be Men”.
He has Done the Cover videos for Songs Like Jumme Ki Raat, Tattad Tattad, Sunn Raha Hai, Mirrors, Locked Out Of Heaven, Counting Stars, Maron 5, ColdPlay, Happy, Inteha ho gayi, Roop Tera Mastana, Gulaabi Aankhein.
DJ Sujhe has over a decade of experience. He started Djing in restobars back in 2002. He is very passionate about music and creates absolutely foot- tapping remixes. He spins at various venues worldwide playing a whole range of genres. At MMI he imparts this knowledge and experience to our students, making them experts in the business.
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
Live Sound Engineering
Ashish Sakasena is the owner and chief sound engineer of Purple Haze Studios. He has been in the music industry for almost 20 years. He is a stalwart in sound recording as well as handling sound at live shows as well.
He Works with top musicians like Louiz Banks, Leslie Lewis, Vishal Shekhar, Shankhar Ehsaan Loy and many more.