Sean Mitchell
composer ▪ musician ▪ producer

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Education

Music Production
Assiniboine Community College – 1998 – 1999

Professional Music Studies under the following teachers:

  • Mitch Dorge – Producer / drummer – Crash Test Dummies
  • Zoro – Drummer – Lenny Kravitz, Bobby Brown, percussion instructor at Belmont University in Nashville
  • Dom Famularo – International drum clinician for Sabian Cymbals, Vater Percussion and Mapex drums, author and public speaker
  • Sean Jesseau – Owner Music Workshop – African drum master and facilitator
  • André Dufour – Principal percussionist – Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra
EXPERIENCE

1991 – 1993 / 2000 – 2004 – CKX Television

  • Audio editing and engineering, video editing and live television production.

1993 – 1995 – Sony music artist Geoffrey Gilmer

  • Touring / studio drummer

1995 – 1997 – Elvis impersonator Randy “Elvis” Friskie

  • Touring / studio drummer

1995 – Mustang Promotions (Shania Twain – “The Woman In Me” Canadian album release party Edmonton, Alberta)

  • Live drummer

1998 – 2015 – Tetrahedron Studio (Winnipeg MB), Sonic Temple (Halifax NS), Zero Gravity Studios, Electric City Sound (Victoria BC)

  • Studio drummer

2010 – present – Esquire Multimedia

  • Owner of small multimedia business (music composition/ production, audio engineering, website design and live stream production)

2012 – Present – Echo Drop

  • Co founder / drummer / co-producer / programmer

2016 – 2017 – Celebrity X Cruises

  • Ship musician and artist in residence – Echo Drop

2017 – 2018 – Intercontinental Hotel Group – Changsha, China

  • Artist in residence – Echo Drop

2020 – Present – Retrologists podcast

  • Associate producer / audio editor

2021 – Present – Drum Geek TV (Off The Throne and Liner Notes Live Stream vodcasts)

  • Co host / audio production / live stream producer
RELATED SOFTWARE / HARDWARE EXPERTISE

Reaper
Pro Tools
Steinberg Cubase
Native Instruments Komplete 11/12/13
Izotope Ozone 9
Toontrack EZ Suite (Drummer, Mix, Bass, Keys, Piano and Superior Drummer)
Roland Zenology
Roland (Juno DI, SPDSX, TD17, TD50)