Content creator, backstageaxxess.com — 2012-2016
Recorded and edited artist interviews and created content for rock music news website backstageaxxess.com. Maintained WordPress CMS and advised social media strategy. Worked with artists such as Halestorm, The Goo Goo Dolls, and Ryan Cabrera.
GRAMMY Camp, University of Southern California — June 2015
Was one of 72 students selected to attend. Grammy Camp is a 10-day music camp where students learn about the music industry and are placed in professional work environments. Received a full scholarship for audio engineering. Ran a Pro Tools band tracking session for Leslie Drayton (Earth Wind and Fire).
Artist, Lynz Munich — 2011-2017
Maintained an artist brand by releasing music and YouTube covers targeted at Owl City fans. Successfully raised $1,000 on Kickstarter and released a self produced album at age 16. Had a cover be featured as a recommended video after a recent Owl City release and received 20,000 views in two days with views totaling 64,000+. Currently on an artistry hiatus to study music behind the scenes.
Studying pop music production under (engineer) Doug Fenske (Quincy Jones, Frank Ocean, Bruno Mars, etc). Westlake is the home of Michael Jackson’s Thriller album as well as many high profile artists such as The Weeknd, Rihanna, and The Chainsmokers.
New York State Regents diploma, Magna Cum Laude — 2016
Jack Yellen Songwriter’s Scholarship via the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame
Logic Pro X, Pro Tools, WordPress, Final Cut Pro, HTML + CSS, Audio Engineering