Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and naturalized US citizen. Composer, producer, arranger, ProTools sound designer sound editor, video editor. Worked in many projects from Broadcast to dance, film and multimedia, for brands like: Kodak, Coke, IBM, Adidas, HBO, Sony, Itau, Nestle, TV Globo. In USA has been working for HBO, Cinemax, Disney, Cinemax among others doing ProTools Sound Design and editing, directing voice over and copy producer for numerous projects. He is also he is composing and producing soundtracks for Music Libraries such as 5 ALARM MUSIC and BOOSEY & HAWKES, and others. As a composer, Edu Helou first CD "Sentido das Águas" (The Meaning of the Waters), was given great reviews in Keyboard Magazine and others. His second CD, entitled "Ser" (Being) had been nominated for the Sharp Music Award. Best original music at Grove School of Music 89, prize for the over- ture at Rio 92 for Kodak. Surfer since his early age, worked and managed a surf sportswear (Prisma Sportwear) and retail for more than 5 years.
Producer, video and music creator - Florida 2004 - NOW
Soundtrack composer / Producer and arranger / Video creation and editing / Sound designer and editor / Musician.
Sound editor and designer, soundtracks especial projects HBO LA Florida 2000 - 2004 Sound designer editor / ProTools / Especial projects soundtracks / Copywriter producer / Voice over directing and recording mastering for HBO LA, Cinemax, Disney Channel, FOX kids, Sony and others. Florida USA.
Sound and music composer, video editor MM Video Studio - Spalla Sound Studio - SP Brazil 1980 - 1999 Composing / Producing / ProTools editor sound designer / Recording / Video production and editing for TV, radio, documentaries, dance, movies, multi- media, cartoons, workshops in music for films etc.
88-89 Soundtracks, digital recording, music for film composing, mixing, editing. Grove School of Music Los Angeles CA.
84-85 Communications at UAM SP, BR. 82-83 Film and Art History Estudio “D” Sao Paulo BR. 80-82 Music at Unesp (Universidade Sao Paulo) 78-80 Law School at Mackenzie College SP, BR.
Softwares: ProTools, Cubase, Logic, iMovie, FinalCut (learning), iWork, InDesign. Piano, keyboard player, arranger, synthesizer programmer, sound and video creator. I am organized, in time with my job deadline. I like to work as a time player and I like to contribute in create a better, positive and respectful environment as possible among my colleagues.
English, Portuguese, Spanish, a little of Italian and French.
Surfing, skating, snorkeling, bike riding, tennis, walking, kayaking, cooking, nutrition, organic and health food, acoustic guitar, reading, watching movies and I love documentaries, etc.