Skipp Cavalier

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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About Me

• Avid ProTools Version 10.2
• Avid D-Command
• Dolby Digital 5.1 mixing and encoding for DVD and Broadcast Television.
• Mac and PC operating systems
• Sound Devices 744T/788T
• Neve VR60 /SSL 9000J/ Euphonix System 5,Yamaha DM-2000
• Lectrosonics, most of wireless product line
• Sanken Lavs and Shotguns
• Working knowledge of Foley and ADR recording
• Final Cut Pro, Compressor, SoundtrackPro2, Motion
• Izotope RX2
• Various plug-in packages
• Various virtual instruments
• Sony HDW-M2000 VTR/Sony PDW-HD1600 VTR
• Audio Loudness Standards for Broadcast and Film / ITU-R B.S.1770
• Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

FREELANCE: November 2012-Present
Audio Mixer/Boom Operator
Assistant Video Editor


Worldwide program airs on more than 900 TV and radio stations, including Trinity Broadcast Network, ABC Family, Discovery Channel, Total Living Network.

Audio Engineer
• Live to tape recording Joyce’s TV program Enjoying Everyday Life® for both Domestic and International release. All of these recordings were also repurposed
for and social media outlets including Facebook, Twitter and Vimeo.
• Boom Operator and Mixer on EFP shoots
• Edited and Mixed material for DVDs and Broadcast TV and encoded for Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
• Multi-tracked Joyce’s conferences with Award Winning Artists utilizing Radar Z series and a Yamaha DM2000
Artists included:
• Matt Redman:2005 Dove Award Worship song of the year/2012 Dove Award Worship Album of the year
• Delirious:2004 Dove Award Modern Rock album of the year
• Hillsong Australia:2012 Dove Award Inspirational Album of the year
• Edited, Mixed, Composed music and Created sound design for special content programs, promos and commercial advertisements for Domestic and International release
• Managed two 5.1 mix rooms with ProTools HD3 Accel on Macintosh and a variety of plugins. AVID D-Command was the mixing surface
• Mixed according to ITU-R B.S. 1770 Dialogue Normalization and Broadcast Television Loudness Standards
• Extensive experience with Midi and software for music composition and sound design

SOUND O' RAMA: MAR 2000-JUL 2001
Intern / Assistant Editor
• Tracked and edited dialogue and Foley with ProTools, Unity DS-1, and Digital Performer
• Created background and foreground elements for independent feature films, radio spots, and TV shows

My credits include:
• The Brothers-ReachFar Films
o Dialogue Editor/Mixer
o Foley Artist and SFX recordist
o Built background elements for scenes
o Built Sound Design Elements for enhancing Story and Character
• Dooley & Pal's-Victory Entertainment/ Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group: Children's TV Show
o Dialogue Editor/Mixer
o Foley Artist and SFX recordist
o Built background elements for scenes
o Built Sound Design Elements for enhancing Story and Character
• Scary Things-A&S Animation and Jeffery Varab Key Animator at Disney
o Dialogue Editor/Mixer
o Foley Artist and SFX recordist
o Built background elements for scenes
o Built Sound Design Elements for enhancing Story and Character

Lab Instructor
• Conducted labs utilizing high-end industry standard audio Recording and Mixing software and hardware
• Taught Advanced Workstations class, which includes ProTools HD2 Accel Systems. (Digital Audio concepts, Signal Flow and troubleshooting are key methods taught in theses classes. Classes utilized Digidesigns Control24 as the mixing interface, using Macintosh G4 and G5 computers.)
• Taught Workstations class, which included ProTools LE
• Taught recording, mixing and finalizing projects as it applied to Music and Post Production for TV and Film

U.S. ARMY: OCT 2001-AUG 2003
Aviation Operations Specialist
• Maintained flight records, company memorandums, and mission essential and DOD documents
• Opened and closed flight plans
• Maintain communications with aircrews and higher echelon parties throughout real-world Medevac missions with secret clearance

Multimedia Audio Lab Instructor
• Conducted labs utilizing high-end, industry standard audio, video software and hardware
• (Software included ProTools, Adobe Premiere, Avid Composer, Final Cut Pro, Sound Forge, and Vegas Video. Large mixing format consoles like SSL 9000J and NEVE VR60 were used to teach Signal Flow.)
• Maintained excellent working knowledge of both Mac and PC operating systems
• Followed school curriculum to stay current on industry practices and techniques
• Practiced troubleshooting system failures procedures where applicable

Youngstown State University: Sep 1992-May 1998
Bachelor of Arts, Telecommunications
Full Sail Real World Education: Oct 1998-Oct 1999
Associates Degree: Recording Arts Associates Of Science

I have been in the industry since 1999.

Reel 2013
Added on 5/31/2013

A compilation of recent work.

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