Curriculum Vitae

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Skills Overview

Experience as: Studio and Performer Musician, Composer, Sound Engineer, Music Producer, Administrative, Manager, Designer, Digital Artist.
Musical Skills: Expert Vocals, Advanced Piano, Intermediate Synthesizer, Advanced Guitar, Advanced Electric Bass, Beginner Drums.
Soft Skills: Communication, Leadership, Time and Project Management, Fluent English Language Skills, Fluent Portuguese Language Skills, Organisational Skills.
Hard Skills: Microsoft Office Suite, Reaper, Logic Pro X, Adobe CC, Sibelius, MuseScore.

Employment History

Music Teacher at M:Tech

Sep 2020 – Present London, UK
Music teacher at M:Tech (website at https://mtechonline.co.uk), working with children on education levels 1 to 6 and teaching them music theory, production, composition and arrangement skills.

Freelance Sound Engineer, Designer & Music Producer

Sep 2019 – Present London, UK
Extensive experience with music production, sound design, and sound engineering, with a professional freelance career since September 2019.

Composer for film, tv & videogames

Jun 2019 – Present London, UK
Freelance composer for Film, TV, and other media. Composed for short films ‘Lost for Words’ (dir. Elcid Asaei), and ‘Keys’ (dir. Elle Brown), as well as other upcoming projects. Full portfolio available here; IMDb composer credits here.

Live & Studio Musician

Jan 2018 – Present London, UK
Self-employed live musician performing at various studios, venues and events across London, with clients ranging from other musicians, to hotels, bars, restaurants, private and corporate events, receptions, and more. Some clients include: Daisy Green Collection, NOVA Food, Carousel, National Geographic Traveller, NYEAT, The Podium at Hilton Park Lane Hotel, The Waldorf Hilton Hotel, Ken’s Bar at Crowne Plaza Hotel, and more.

Vocal Tutor

Jan 2018 – Present London, UK
Freelance vocal techniques tutor, teaching Speech Level Singing-inspired techniques (focusing on mixed voice), as well as other instruments’ basic techniques for self-accompanying singers.

Education

MMus Composition for Film and TV at University of West London (In progress, finalising in Oct 2022)

Oct 2020 – Oct 2022 London, UK

Final master’s project specialisation in instrumental film music, specifically, on the films ‘Blade Runner’ and ‘Blade Runner 2049’, within the frameworks of Authentication and Existentialism. Final portfolio composition was done implementing these frameworks as well as the musical and semiotic analyses of the films and their soundtracks.

BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship at BIMM London (First Class Honours)

Oct 2017 – Jun 2020 London, UK

Final degree project specialisation in instrumental film music.

Publications

Gamify

Feb 2022 (Release date tbc) Worldwide

Fully self-composed, recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered instrumental EP, composed for a series of small micro-games, developed for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

Keys (Official Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Mar 2021 (Release date tbc) Worldwide

Fully self-composed, recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered soundtrack for the short film ‘Keys’ (directed by Elle Brown). Film currently being submitted to festivals, with release date for both the film and the soundtrack to be announced after submissions close. IMDb page here: imdb.com/title/tt19815052/

Lost for Words (Official Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Dec 2020 Worldwide

Fully self-composed, recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered soundtrack for the short film ‘Lost for Words’ (directed by Elcid Asaei). Listen here: lianemusic.com/lost-for-words/. IMDb page here: imdb.com/title/tt13316726/

Laura

May 2020 Worldwide

Fully self-composed, recorded, produced, mixed, and mastered instrumental EP, belonging to the contemporary classical and ambient music genres. Listen here: lianemusic.com/laura/

Colibri

Jan 2016 Worldwide
Fully self-written and arranged album of original songs, with pop, alternative rock, and world music influences. Listen here: iamailen.com