Robert Wait Resume - (click to view, right click to download)
Music and Film Resume (pdf)
R o b e r t W a i t
Member ASCAP (Writer and Publisher
Member Audio Engineering Society
SKILLS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
- Accomplished Songwriter. Film and TV Composer, Multi-instrumentalist
- Skilled Music Producer, Recording Engineer, Mixer
- Experienced Sound Designer, Recordist, Editor, Re-recording Engineer
- Expert Audio skills (Pro Tools, Logic, Digital Performer, Reason, plug-ins, analog equip, Mic techniques and proper signal flow)
- Expert Computer Skills (Mac-based music, film, writing, database and spreadsheet programming – Word, Excel, Filemaker, Final Draft, Movie Magic Screenwriter, etc.)
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Excellent Organizational skills
- Experienced Story Analyst (scripts and books)
- Experienced Film and Video Editor (Final Cut, and physical Film and Tape from years as a Visual Effects Editor)
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE (Abbreviated List)
Studio Consultant Creative and Technical Advisor and Achiever Freelance
“Thank You” – The Roamies Mixing and Mastering Engineer The Roamies
Video Series: History of Songs Producer/Writer/Editor Santa Clara University
Feminist: Stories From Women’s Liberation Composer/Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer Jennifer Lee Films
Songwriting, Producing, Recording, Mixing MPL Music Pub (Paul McCartney's Publishing Co.) and Others
"Robot Land" Theme Park Music (S. Korea) Composer/Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer Iguana Digital Prod.
"Iguana Digital" Company Logo Composer/Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer Iguana Digital Prod.
"Gringoman" (Animated Series Pilot) Composer/Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer Iguana Digital Prod.
"Code Black" Company Logo Composer/Sound Designer/Re-Recording Mixer Universal Music Group
"Monsters From The Past" Composer National Geographic
"Countdown with Keith Olbermann" Songwriter/Performer MSNBC
“Dear Significant Other” (CD) Songwriter/Performer/Producer/Engineer Emotional Wreckords
“Modern Marvels" (Multiple Episodes) Composer History Channel
“Winter” (Recording Artist – Sweden) Songwriter/Performer/Producer/Engineer Emotional Wreckords
"Talk Fast" (Documentary) Songwriter/Performer/Producer/Engineer Deauxboy Prod.
"Mosaic Media" Company Logo Composer Mosaic Media
"Tin Man Alley" Songwriter/Performer/Producer/Engineer Emotional Wreckords
"Why In The World Do They Do That?" Composer USA Television
"Ghosts: Caught On Tape" Composer Fox Television
"UFO’s: The Best Evidence" (1 and 2) Composer Fox Television
"The Universe Interactive" (Game) Composer/Songwriter Integrated Arts
"World's Greatest Hoaxes" Composer Fox Television
"Under the Influence" Composer/Songwriter Dash Gardner Films
"Fallen" Songwriter/Performer/Producer/Engineer Warner Bros.
"Spectacle" (Band - now "Moving Units") Producer/Engineer Supreme Recordings
"Mary Jane Colter: The Desert View" Composer Catskill Films
"Prophecies of the Millennium" Composer Fox Television
"Miracles and Visions" Composer Fox Television
“Michelob" Commercial Composer Marcus Films
"Alien Autopsy" Composer Fox Television
"Breakaway" Composer/Songwriter Century Film Partners
"Hover Strike" (Video Game) Producer/Engineer/Composer Atari
“Mom and Dad Save The World” Additional Music Warner Bros./HBO
"Shot Tracker" Editorial Database Database Developer Various Companies
"Interview With The Vampire" Editorial Supervisor (Visual Effects) Digital Domain
"True Lies" Editorial Supervisor (Visual Effects) Digital Domain
"Man's Best Friend" ('70's Sequence) Cameraman/Editor New Line Cinema.
"Last Action Hero" Visual Effects Editor Available Light Ltd.
"Alien3 " Visual Effects Editor Boss Film Corporation
"St. Matthew Passion" (Concert Video) Director/Cameraman/Editor San Jose Symphony
"Cloud Walkers" (Sherpa Documentary) Director/Cameraman/Editor/Composer Elf Adventures, Ltd.
"Ghost" Visual Effects Editor Available Light Ltd.
"Flight of the Intruder" Visual Effects Editor Available Light Ltd.
"Vital Signs" Assistant to Producer 20th Century Fox
Story Development for MacDonald/Parkes Story Analyst/Reader Columbia Pictures
"True Believer" Post Production Coordinator Columbia Pictures
Sting "Nothing Like Sun" (Concert Video) Associate Producer/Co-Editor New England Digital
"My Science Project" Ass't to Director/Post Prod. Coord. Touchstone Pictures
"Gundam" (Feature Film) Associate Producer Lion's Gate Films
"Under Fire" Apprentice Editor/Production Ass't Lion's Gate Films
AWARDS and ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Top Earner Status, ASCAP; Top Seller status, CD Baby; Established and Supervised the Editorial Department at Digital Domain (formerly Jim Cameron's Visual Effects Company); Created and Developed "Shot Tracker" Editorial Tracking System (used at Digital Domain and Rhythm & Hues); story Analyst for Walter Parkes and Laurie McDonald; Best Modern Rock CD and Song Finalist – Just Plain Folks Music Awards; Film and Video Columnist - EQ Magazine; Designed and built 5 Professional "garage" Recording Studios; Own and operate state of the art Pro Tools/DP/Logic recording studio.
Education Bachelor of Arts Degree, School of Motion Pictures and Television, UCLA. Also attended Stanford, U.C. Berkeley, and Berkeley Film Institute. Trained in Re-Recording with Walter Murch and Richard Portman.
Computers Fully experienced using Apple Macs for music composition, recording, and editing, film and video editorial, screenwriting, word processing, Studio Design, web design, etc. Expert skills with PRO TOOLS, DIGITAL PERFORMER, LOGIC PRO, REASON, IZOTOPE RX, countless PLUG-INS, FINAL CUT PRO, FINAL DRAFT, MOVIE MAGIC SCREENWRITER, STUDIO VISION PRO, iMovie, DREAMWEAVER, WORD, EXCEL. Professional Database Programming skills with FILEMAKER PRO.
Music 2 Award winning cd’s released as an artist; Composed, Performed, and Produced many Tv and Film Scores and Songs; Ability to play multiple instruments: guitar, bass, keyboards, drums, percussion, voice; Extensive training and experience with both analog and digital multi track recording, mixing, and mastering (see above); Expert knowledge and abilities in Recording Studio design, construction, and Operation.
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Also Known For:
Started my career in the film business
- A Trip to Nepal as a documentary filmmaker inspired career switch to Songwriting and Film Music.
- Have written many Songs and Scores for Movies, TV, Other Artists
- Released 1st CD under "band" name Tin Man Alley
- Released 2nd CD as Robert Wait
- Both CD's won awards and garnered many placements in Film and TV
- 13 Songs represented by Paul McCartney's music publishing company, MPL Music Publishing
- More on the way....