Jarrod Swindale

Email: jarrodswindale@gmail.com      Phone: 021523014

I am a confident, creative, and entrepreneurial Commercial Music graduate with a range of skills and knowledge in the technology field. I am a fast learner and have experience in a wide range of technical equipment, from Adobe products and Audio production/editing, Software to Basics in electronics and musical hardware design. I currently run a small business in the music industry, as well as make music and perform at local events. I enjoy working with a team and I am also capable of working independently under pressure.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Sky High Recordings

Owner / Director

March 2019 - Present

Auckland / Wellington / Palmerston North

I am the director of a small record label / event promotions company called Sky High Recordings. We specialise in two areas; sourcing local and international musicians for events that we run throughout the country, and the promotion of music.

CHOPDUP

DJ and Music Producer

2016 – Present

Wellington / Auckland / Palmerston North

I have performed all around the country supporting International Drum & Bass artists and I often collaborate with both artists and other event management companies. I produce music as well with forthcoming releases on Sky High Recording, Coastal Records and LionDub


 

Metro Productions Ltd

Technical Assistant

2014 – 2015

Wellington

I worked with Metro Productions doing a range of rigging, stage building and lighting on a casual as business required basis during my years at university. I gathered a wide range of skills like rigging large support towers, planning and building stages as well as lighting techniques for theater and other events

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE:

Absolute Building & Maintenance

2015-2016

Summer Job Labouring on inner city construction sites

Traffic Systems Ltd

2013-2014

Part time traffic light component assembly technician

Jetweld Engineering

2012-2013

Summer job as TA in a steel fabrication workshop

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor of Commercial Music

Massey University of Wellington

Wellington 2016-2019

 

NCEA Level 3

Sacred Heart College Auckland

Auckland 2010-2014

 

Skills:

Video & Audio Editing:

Adobe Products: Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier, Dreamweaver / OBS / Camera Operation / Audacity 

Audio Production / Mixing:

Pro Tools, Logic X, Ableton Live, range of VST plugins / Sound theory / Studio recording techniques / Tracking & Recording

Software:

Basic DSP / Arduino / Chuck / Juce / Synthesis / GUI design / Interaction / Communication / Basic Coding / Debugging

Production:

Live Sound / Stage rigging / Fixture Rigging / Lighting Design / Stage Planning

Electronics:

Understanding of basic electronics (Hardware / Software) / Soldering / Enclosure Design / Prototyping

Web Design:

Squarespace / Wordpress / Wix / Basic HTML & CSS skills / Content Creation / Basic Marketing

CAD:

Basic Use of programs such as: Fusion 360, AutoCad, SketchUp

© 2019 by Jarrod Swindale