Sound designer, music composer, MIDI programmer, producer, audio engineer and editor for long and short format projects. These projects cover materials from major companies such as MTV, HBO, Showtime Networks, Rainbow, Sundance Channel, Food Network, among others. My work can be seen in shows like South Park, Nurse Jackie, Iron Chef, Grachi, Food Trip, Man Shop Globe, Californication, Modern Family, Kids Choice Awards, among others.
Apple Inc. 2011 - Present
Creative & Trainer
Mobile Device Certified Tech
As a Creative my role is to demonstrate and teach customers how to take the most out of their computers and software. This is done in a one to one sessions or in a group environment. Some of the software assigned to me are Logic Pro, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Pages, Number, Keynote, Aperture, iDVD, iWeb, Mac Mail, Calendar, Address Book, among others. Also I’m responsible for the diagnose, troubleshoot and repair of Apple’s mobile devices such as iPhones, iPads and iPods.
Bermuse Productions 2007 - Present
Freelance Sound Designer & Engineer,
Music Composer, MIDI Programmer
Create original music score, sound design, audio sweetening, music and effect recreation for long and short format projects such as TV & radio spots, movies, documentaries, corporate videos, music production, multimedia productions, web sites, flash animations among many more formats.
Music and sound design recreation for movies or TV shows recorded in the original language which require to be dub or translate into a different language in a post production environment.
Specialties of the house
Audio engineering & recording
Custom sound effects
Original music scoring
Software synths programming
V/O dubbing & directing
BVI Communications April 2008 – September 2011 Sr. Audio Engineer & Sound Designer
Coordinate with producers, directors and performers to establish production goals and desire projects time frame. Supervise audio department to maintain QC for all audio projects and computers maintenance. Responsible for all final audio mixes and edits using computer software and mixing boards to produce a high end audio mix using customer specs. Duplicate recordings into different formats such as DigiBeta, Quick Time movies, mpeg, aiff, wav, mp3, mp4, mpeg, avi, DA-88 among others. Maintain a complete backup system of 3 recording studios to ensure the possibilities of future project revisions. Perform repairs and troubleshoot computers, software and equipment.
Audio editing & sweetening
Music & effects reconstruction
Stereo & 5.1 mixing
Custom sound effects designing
Layback final mix to DigiBeta
V/O dubbing recording
New audio technology researcher
Mezzalunna Recording Studios 2001 – 2007
Audio Engineer / Sound Designer
& Music Composer
Post productions audio engineer and sound designer. Projects includes TV and radio spots, documentaries and original music scoring for companies like Verizon, Sprint, National Geographic, Honda, Kia, Ford, Acura, Nestle, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, KFC, BPPR among many more.
V/O recording & directing
Custom music scoring for TV & radio spots
MIDI programming Stock music researcher
Audio layback to DigiBeta / SP
Tribal Vibes Music 1995 - 2002
Keyboardist, Pianist, Programmer & Arrange
Music composer and arranger for reggae/rock band Millo Torres y el Tercer Planeta. Works include five CD's recordings including a live album-featuring percussionist Giovanni Hidalgo. Contributed with artists such as Ziggy Marley, Santana, Maná, Miguel Bose, Aleks Syntek, Israel Vibrations, Steel Pulse, among others.
Synthesizer & piano performer
Sequencing for live shows Composer
Musical director & supervisor
5 full CD productions including a live album
Bermuse (Javi Bermudo) is a music composer, sound designer, audio engineer and MIDI programmer that began his musical training behind piano at the early age of five. Classically trained, in the early 80‘s he began experimenting with synthesizers and different music genre such as rock, jazz, blues, reggae, latin among others. This gave him a solid path to create his own sound and unique approach to the way he perform, compose and produce music.
At the beginning of the 90’s he studied at Berklee College of Music were he perfected his musician skills as well as the craft of music programming. It was here that he discover MIDI programming, which for him this was a love at first sight. At the same time he joined reggae/rock band “Millo Torres y el Tercer Planeta”, were he recorded five albums, including a live album featuring world renowned percussionist Giovanni Hidalgo and Apple Gabriel from Israel Vibrations. Over these nine years as a performer, he shared the stage with artists like Santana, Ziggy Marley, Israel Vibration, Steel Pulse, Miguel Bose, Aleks Syntek, among others. This opened the door in 2001 when he joined a post production studio that specialized in original music score and custom sound design for documentaries, movies, TV and radio spots. In 2007 he moved to South Miami as chief audio engineer and sound designer for a major post audio studio that specialized in music and sound effects recreation for big networks such as Showtime, MTV, Nickelodeon, HBO, Rainbow, among others. Over the next years he created Bermuse Productions which from here he began experimenting with electronic and lounge music. His approach was inspired by his rich music background fused with electronic elements. This push him to start working on his first solo album titled The Experimental Sessions.01, which was released on December 2010.
Today Bermuse works from his personal studio in Miami FL, were he produce custom sound design, original music scoring and M&E recreation for the post production industry. At the same time, while working on his next album, The Experimental Sessions.02, he’s collaborating as producer, composer, engineer and programmer for various artists in South Miami.
Javier Bermudo/Bermuse Productions - Audio & Video Solutions has been in the industry since 1989.