Dedicated to the growth of the Latin American folklore thru the recording and production of pieces from professional musicians. Solid sound recording engineer foundation with ample hands on
experience recording professional instrument players and bands. Piano, guitar and bass player with a strong music theory
training. Specialized in recording and producing Latin American music and exotic instruments. BS on Recording Arts with 3 years of psychology studies. Complementing my background on music production and engineering with a Master on Business Administration.
Recording EngineerFeb 2017 to Dec 2016 Universal Cinergia － Doral, FL
Experience recording, synchronizing and editing more than 30 soap operas, 10 movies and 20 animated shows from different languages to Portuguese and English.
Operate machines and equipment to record, synchronize, reproduce and edit voices or sound effects in
Prepare Recording Sessions.
Create Protools Sessions.
Confer with director, talents and supervisors to determine and achieve the desired voice and performance for
Regulate volume levels and sound quality during recording sessions.
Responsible for getting cleaned and balanced recordings of all audio tracks.
Track input and output routing.
Monitor proper studio levels, ensuring that all studio equipment is working correctly.
Watch lip-sync and mic gain for clipping and distortion.
Recording Assistant and Technical EngineerDec 2015 to Dec 2016 CB Music Lab － Doral, FL.
Design and implemented a professional studio and reinforcement system. Acoustic treatment of the room, selection and setting up of specialize equipment.
Periodic audio and recording equipment maintenance and repair.
Individual artist recording sessions for production of professional EPs.
Audio Engineer and ProducerNov 2015 to Nov 2016 Freelancer
Experience recording more than 15 projects from different musicians and bands all over the world.
Apply shine, polish, punch, depth and definition to the stereo image and overall clarity to the track. Corrective equalization and dynamic enhancement in order to improve upon sound translation on ALL playback systems.
Specialized in Latin America folk music from Colombia, Peru and Venezuela requiring folk instruments such as "Maracas", "Cuatro" or the "Llanera Arp".
Experience recording rock, rap, pop and reggaeton.
MBA, Business AdministrationFlorida National University － Miami, Fl, USABusiness Administration
Bachelor of Science, Recording Arts2015Full Sail University － Orlando, Fl, USARecording Arts
Bachelor of Science, PsychologyUniversidad Central de Venezuela － Caracas, Miranda, VenezuelaPsychology
Music TheoryMusic School Juan Jose Landaeta － Caracas, Miranda, VenezuelaMusic theory and Solfeo
Songwriting and Music Production
Project and Studio management.
Specialize instrument recordings.
Multitrack editing and enhance
Use of different DAWs (Protools, Logic X and Ableton)
Live sound, mixing and recording.
Piano, Guitar and Bass Player.
Critical listening abilities to make objective and scientific decisions about the sound quality.
Protools 210 Certified Music Operator.
Protools 110 Certified Used
Juan Ernesto Laya: Recording and Mixing.
Top Music Productions
"Por siempre Simon" - Recording and Mixing - Musicians:Omar Herrera ,Juan Ernesto Laya, Daniel Belloso, Ivis Cequea, Henry Linares, Mario Criales, Eddy Marcano.
"Motivo de Amor" -Recording and Mixing- Musicians: Omar Herrera,Juan Ernesto Laya, Daniel Belloso, Jackson Marcano, Henry Linares, Mario Criales, Tony Alvarado.
"Lo que Pasa Contigo"-Recording- Musicians Omar Herrera, Daniel Belloso, Juan Ernesto Laya
"De Repente" -Recording- Musicians :Ernesto Laya, Omar Herrera, Daniel Belloso
"Michael Jackson Cover"-Recording- Juan Ernesto Laya
"Laura personal EP" - Recording- Musicians: Laura Lambulei-Juan Ernesto Laya, Agelvis Sanchez, Henry Linares
"Madecita Guaiqueri" -Recording and Mixing- Musicians: Antonio Noriega,Enrique Hidalgo, Janio Hidalgo, Jesus Loaiza
"Estuve Pensando en Ti" -Recording, Songwriting, Producing and Mixing- Musicians: Daniel Pinango, Alejandro "Nano" Silva, Alejandro Silva Jr, Cesar Sanchez, Diego Coelho.
"All That I've Done"- Songwriting, Producing, Recording and Mixing. Musicians: Eduardo Strada, Cesar Sanchez, Daniel Pinango, Bertrand Larrieu, Jairo Rincon
"Despedida"- Songwriting, Recording, Mixing and Production- Jesus Rojas "Ketchu", Polina Aandrieieva, Diego Coelho, Daniel Pinango, Bertrand Larrieu.
"Retro Band Covers"- Recording and Mixing- Omar Herrera and Firelei Silva.