BA (Hons) Communication Studies
Post Graduate Certificate in Educational Development PGCEd
City and Guilds Journalism & Broadcasting Competences
Main teaching areas: Music Engineering, Production and Technology
Recorded over 40 albums released worldwide as an artist and producer including 4 top ten records in the Netherlands. First commercially released in 1986. Released 5 albums in 2012. 2 in 2015 and 1 in April 2016.
New EP due summer 2018!
27 years experience as a broadcast engineer in radio, TV, Website dev and post Internet Media.
Significant career in avionics computing and technical support including Ministry Of Defence, GE, Securicor and Thorn, Barcud Derwen as former employers.
Course Leader for BA Creative Music Technologies at USW
Module leader for Electronic Music Production and Performance
Module leader for History, Analysis, Repertoire and Theory (MSc)
Module leader for Real Time Event
Module leader for Portfolio Musician
I lead the above course and teach the above subjects and studio and lab based audio engineering practice.
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
Performing Right Society (PRS)
Phonographic Performance Limited (PPL)
External Examiner Harlech College 2008-2012
External validator Thames Valley University 2002
External validator Northbrook College, Sussex 2003
Research interests: Learning and teaching music technologies.
Current research activity: scholarly activity supporting my teaching.
Areas of Expertise
37 years in the entertainment industries and broadcast media.
Technical operator and sound engineer in the broadcast sector
Avionics computing technical and multimedia support in the sector.
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