By: Victoria Boyington
This month, I wanted to highlight some of the amazing women in our area who have a made a career in sound. Modesto Sound, founded by Brenda Francis, is a non-profit organization that empowers youth with job skills related to music production.
One of my “Murphy’s Law” moments was during a one-man theater show with a live orchestra (where I was running front of house). We had a full house, and the show was being broadcast live on a radio station in Chicago. The same show the night before was nearly flawless so this night’s sound check ...
I often forget that my job is pretty unique. It’s just what I do, just like everyone else sometimes it is hard to get up and go to work. I find it especially hard right now in the dead of winter and in my quiet season. But then every once in a while I ...
I’m not especially attractive – my looks are pretty average, I’m not especially feminine, and I don’t flirt. Turns out those aren’t disqualifiers for sexual harassment.
Kirsty Gillmore is a Sound designer, engineer and voice artist based in the UK.
Sound Design for a Baroque Opera – Part 2
Featured Profile: Cynthia Daniels
Cynthia is an embodiment of someone living the dream despite the odds stacked against her. Succeeding in a male-dominated industry and making a living in music, doing what she loves
The last week has been a whirlwind of activity for SoundGirls.Org. We welcomed several members from around the globe to Anaheim and NAMM last week. It was so fantastic to meet members in person and I know everyone had a great time meeting up and hanging out with each other.
Yvonne Gilbert is a London based Sound Designer and Engineer with a background in Theater and Musicals.
I knew the musical Ghost would be fun to do. There would be loads to play with; the ghost battles and the deaths. Add a band and loads of comedy and I knew this would be a great show.
Samantha is an IT Media Supervisor and Audio Engineer for the largest Methodist Church in the US and a Production Manager for Funk Syndicate located in Kansas City.
So, you’ve discovered your love of music, technology, and production.
Victoria Boyington is the Founder of the California Women’s Music Festival.
Victoria is passionate about building community in Fine Arts.
This year marks the
beginning of California Women’s Music Festival, which will be held at The Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto, CA on October 22, 2016.
April Tucker is re-recording mixer and sound editor in Los Angeles. She also has experience as a music editor and mixer, ADR, and a Foley engineer.
When it comes to work and business, goals can have a huge impact. Goals can help us grow skills, learn to network better, change jobs or find better gigs.
Heather is an event coordinator at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. She is a jack-of-all-trades (Audio technician, venue manager, teacher, safety manager, supervisor, lighting designer and so much more)
During the entire planning process, there is one document I feel is the most important to create. It is my first reference when someone asks ...