Michael Solomon

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Astoria, New York

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About Me

New York City Sound Recordist with ten years experience. Based in Astoria, Queens (NYC). Documentary, Reality, Industrial, VR, Narrative, and Corporate video. I work fast and efficiently every time. Clients include Showtime, HBO, BBC, CNN, ABC, NBC...

My equipment package includes the following, however additional gear is available on request:
1 x Sound Devices 633
1 x Sound Devices 788T
1 x Wendt X5 5-Channel Mixer
5 x IFB (Lectrosonics)
9 x Lectrosonics UM400a/SMV/SMQV & UCR411a Wireless Systems (Sanken COS-11, Countryman B6, and Tram TR50 Lavaliers)
2 x Lockit Box
1 x Denecke TS-C Timecode Slate
1 x KTek 152CCR 12'9" Boom Pole
1 x Sennheiser MKH60 Shotgun Microphone
1 x Schoeps CMC6MK41 Supercardioid Microphone

I am extremely helpful on set and am always happy to assist/troubleshoot - especially when the crew is small. Hard-working, enthusiastic, knowledgable team player. I am always willing to travel.

I have been in the industry since 2008.

Video(s)

Added on 7/8/2015

Listerine: Totally Taken Care Of

Branded content for Listerine featuring SNL's Ana Gasteyer.

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Listerine: Totally Taken Care Of
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Hudson Valley Ballers featuring Lena Dunham
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Miley Cyrus: Sunday Night Australia
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2014 Lord & Taylor Holiday Window Unveiling
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Esquire Network's Weekend Fix
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BBC America's Million Dollar Critic

Clients

Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual (WE tv) Impractical Jokers (truTV) One Direction 3D Movie (theatrical release) Mansome (Morgan Spurlock / Yahoo!) How Beer Saved The World (Discovery) Years of Living Dangerously (Showtime) Dance Moms (Lifetime) Oprah's Next Chapter (OWN) 90 Day Fiance (TLC) Vacation House for Free (HGTV) As the World Turns (CBS) American Restoration (History Channel) Taboo (Nat Geo) The Sky at Night (BBC) Banksy Does New York (HBO) Hudson Valley Ballers (Above Average, SNL) Teen Mom / Teen Mom II (MTV) Cake Boss (TLC)

Gear

Sound Devices 633 Sound Devices 788T 9 x Lectrosonics Wireless 5 x IFB (Lectrosonics) 2 x Lockit Box Denecke TS-C Smart Slate Sennheiser MKH60 Shotgun Microphone Schoeps MK41 Supercardioid Microphone Boom Pole (KTek 152CCR 12'8") Wendt X5 Mixer

Associations / Organizations

Owner @ Production Sound Dot Net, Inc.

Recommendations

Michael is one of the most seasoned and experience sound mixers in the NYC area. His work ethic and professionalism is unrivaled. Michael owns top of the line sound equipment, all broadcast quality. I can confidently say, Michael is a strong asset to any production crew.

Joe Pfeil

Michael Solomon is an absolute pro. One of the best in business. Has worked in all types of difficult scenarios and shoots and creativity always gets the job done. He will bring fun and professionalism to your shoot.

Gavin Borden