Sound Engineers and Producers
Sound Gallery's sound engineers and producers have many years experience in the music industry and have recorded and produced countless professional and aspiring solo artists and bands. Our pool of instructors and tutors are passionate about music, they are talented musicians in their own right and they are genuinely interested in unlocking potential and nurturing individual talent. Their collective experience spans many fields from sound design, live sound, recording, mixing and mastering.
Musician, Singer/songwriter, Producer, GRICE has always been a prolific writer/performer both in bands and as a solo artist with many albums and EPs to his credit. He has worked on production, pre-production and recording projects with a number of clients within the music industry (Duffy, Raphael Ravenscroft, Veil Cassini, Annie Rew-Shaw, Tenebrae). GRICE has also been published and has written soundtracks for TV documentaries and extreme sports programmes: Black Diamond films, BBC ('William & Kate: A Royal Engagement') MTV, Sky Sports channels, etc. In 2010, GRICE founded hungersleep records. New releases include the re-creation of Love Theme (from the film Blade Runner) and his latest solo album PROPELLER which is produced by award winning producer Lee Fletcher and features musical contributions from pedal steel guitarist BJ Cole, Markus Reuter, Raphael Ravenscroft on saxophone and more.
Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Engineer and Film Maker, Lee has emerged as an artist in his own right, releasing a debut solo album, 'Faith In Worthless Things' in conjunction with long-term musical cohorts Lisa Fletcher and Markus Reuter. Lee was awarded the best Producer Award in the South West Music Awards in 2012.
Engineer, Producer, James has natural ability as an engineer and in a short time has worked with an impressive list of young emerging artists and bands.
Live Sound Engineer, Rick has a long-time association with Jim Peters and has worked with many musicians and artists in the south west both live and as former owner of Crazy Cat studios where he engineered and produced. His list of live sound credits is impressive (Muse, Annie Lennox, Seth Lakeman, Soulwax and more). He currently works as technical manager art Exeter Phoenix and as a freelance Producer and engineer at Sound Gallery Studios.
Head Engineer, Producer, Sound Designer, Sound Gallery's Technical Director Duncan specialises in music technology, with extensive experience of working with directors, composers, arrangers and musicians to produce music and sound for performance using cutting edge hardware and software technology. Duncan has also been involved in keyboard programming and the preparation of sampled sounds for West End musicals, the Royal National Theatre, TV and film music, sound installations, live engineering and recording as well as music for new media. He is part of hungersleep records, is a programmer in a newly formed band fronted by GRICE and delivers Sound Gallery's Music Technology Courses.
Having studied at the London College of Music and Media in Ealing, West London along side Alexdakid, J learnt to put his technical ability to good use in order to support friends and colleagues during recording sessions, live sound and crewing for major PA companies in the South. His role as a Studio Technician is to keep Sound Gallery and its recording and computer systems up to date and running smoothly, whilst keeping an eye on the fast moving pace of Music Technology advances so that we are always on top.
Engineer, Musician, Alex 'Munchie' Marchant has been involved with the studio from a very early age - he is a Sound Gallery Director. He has a talent for live sound and is also an accomplished engineer. Currently between London and Exeter, he plays Bass in the band Veil Cassini who released their debut EP (recorded and produced at Sound Gallery) and who are set for greatness.
DJ, Composer, Producer, Alex trained as a youth worker and has experience in several teaching fields, with a variety of clients in many different settings such as mainstream schools, youth centres, young offenders institutes, psychiatric rehabilitation clinics and schools for young people with challenging behaviour. Alex is known primarily as a DJ and beat-boxer on the live music circuit, but off the stage Audible1 is a very passionate producer, recording and producing artists such as Tanya Lacey, Roger Beaujolais and Nick Scott to name a few. He makes a variety of genres but mostly Latin-influenced trip hop and lounge.