ABOUT — Services

 

Production

Take your music from an idea to a fully produced and mastered recording at Ben's studio in the San Fransisco / Bay Area. He can hook you up with drums, bass, guitar, keyboards, percussion, backing vocals, compositional refinements, and a phat sound.


Composition

Enhance your corporate video, website, instructional audio recording, audio book, or film with just the right custom-designed sonic vibe. Ben has composed music for numerous world music and yoga instructional CDs and DVDs. He has composed music for radio and television. He has co-written a plethora of material with Jai Uttal, and often co-write songs with the artist that he is producing.


Engineering

Ben has been engineering recordings since 1994. He was chief engineer at Spark Studios in Emeryville, CA for six years. He has also freelanced as an engineer at Skyline Studios, Music Orange (formerly Hank Smith Music), Decibelle, Widehive, Big Hut, Bay Recorders, Catsville, Ursa Minor, and other studios all around the San Fransico / Bay Area. He has worked extensively with Digital Performer, Pro Tools, and analog tape.

Voice Over Recording

Ben has recorded and edited voice over for several of Leap Frog's children's products, a series of 3DO baseball video games, various commercials, corporate videos and a multitude of yoga instructional CDs and DVDs.


Mixing

Ben has mixed over one hundred albums over the years in a myriad of genres.


Mastering

Ben also offers up mastering services.

 

Event Bands

Ben plays in a jazz trio (piano, bass, drums) that is fantastic for corporate events, weddings, and private parties. They play the perfect combination of vibrant yet inobtrusive music. The band can be expanded to meet the musical needs of the event. Saxophone can be added for a more swinging thing, Guitar for a funkier flavor, or a vocalist for the full-on entertainment factor.