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Chris Ryan | Elance
 
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Chris Ryan

Composer, Sound Designer & Recording Engineer
   United Kingdom
  |   Belfast, N Ireland
  |  1:10 pm Local Time

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Minimum Hourly Rate $25

Audio engineer and composer with over seven years of in-depth practical and theoretical expertise specialising in composition, recording, arrangement and sound design.

I offer a wide range of experience as both a sound engineer and a musician, resulting in an unmatched versatility in the work I can do. My technical and creative expertise are always accompanied by an intimate attention to detail and constant communication.

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May 12, 2015|Other - Multimedia Services|Private|Working
Dec 2, 2014|Other - Multimedia Services|Private|Completed
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Sep 24, 2014|Other - Multimedia Services|Private|Completed
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Jul 30, 2014|Other - Multimedia Services|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Loop for an iPhone game to accompany visuals of travelling across the USA in a train.
Background music bed set in arabian bazaar for video game use.
Downtempo menacing theme for a modern mafia game with hip-hop and sampling elements.
Old-school Nintendo-styled music for video game.
Loop for a level of an iPhone game based on a remote island paradise.
Title Music for Film
Eerie sound design for horror programme.
Light hearted background music for children's themed programme.
After the 1st tone - Original un-Mixed and un-Mastered track After the 2nd tone - Final...
Relaxed organ-lead Dub/Reggae composition.
A showreel created for a vocalist's portfolio to showcase their abilities.
The final soundtrack and vocal track for a UNICEF video animation about childhood...
Light hearted background music for children's themed programme.
A backing track for a live performance of 'Tito & Tarantula - After Dark' which...
A backing track for a live performance of 'Blondie - Heart of Glass' which made use of...
Short sample composition written for small ensemble.
A short sample of the beginning and end of a podcast edited with music and speech...
Natural soundscape for video game set in forest. Original location recording with bee...
City soundscape for video game.

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Game Audio
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Service Description

Composition
Sound Design
Mixing & Mastering
Recording & Editing
Audio Restoration/Clean-Up/Noise Removal


Previous work includes:

- Editing both Classical and Popular recordings to match up with cues for dance and ballet companies.
- Composition and recording of music for children's programmes.
- Corporate voice-over recording and editing.
- Sound design for moving image.
- Mixing in surround-sound formats such as 5.1
- Composition and arrangement of video game music.
- Recording & editing podcasts and finalising them for release.
- Creation of realistic backing tracks for live performance.
- Composition & recording of sound bites for commercial products.
- Editing and cueing transitions for showreels
- MIDI Transcription & Arrangement
- Noise removal and restoration of telephone recordings for legal cases.

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Employment

Abbreviated Productions
Recording Engineer & Composer
2007 - Present
Recording, editing, composing & mixing and for a wide range of applications. From writing & arranging music for moving image to recording albums with bands.
Aussie Legends Bar - Live Nights
Resident Live Sound Engineer
2010 - 2011
Running the Front-of-House mixing desk in addition to stage managing. Responsible for the production of events and the upkeep & set-up of the live sound rig.
Kidville
Musician
2010 - 2011
Teaching interactive developmental music classes with children. Additionally responsible for the maintenance and operation of the sound equipment installed in the facility.

Education

Queen's University Belfast
BSc Music Technology and Sonic Arts (Hons)
2011 - 2014
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sound design
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