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Creative role requiring collaborative skills to work in harmony with film director and sound engineers to achieve a tonal harmonic balance that elevates movies.

  • Study scripts and character progressions to compose music that elevate scenes and evoke emotions.
  • Consult with directors and producers to determine placement of musical cues and harmonize artistic vision.
  • Rewrite original scores to adapt them for different musical genres and styles.
  • Determine instruments, musical styles, rhythms, and patterns that would most effectively evoke the desired responses.

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Collaborative role requiring close co-ordination with music director and other musicians to achieve artistic vision.

  • Played musical arrangements according to the film composer’s interpretation to add more depth to films.
  • Rehearsed with other musicians to perfect and harmonize rhythms and ensure artistic vision is met.
  • Recorded sessions with other musicians to be featured as background music and original soundtracks in movies.
  • Developed musical and performing skills while playing at charity events and weddings.

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Developed real world experience by playing at church and charity events. Worked with different professionals to ensure performances go according to plan.

  • Performed at special charity events and private functions.
  • Played piano accompaniments for artists according to the music director’s arrangement.
  • Liaised with clients and coordinators to ensure adequate preparation and planning for performances.
  • Rehearsed and performed recitals to an audience of over 100 people.

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Played the bass guitar and worked alongside the lead songwriter in composing and arranging the band's hits. Participated in the daily guitar practice and tuning sessions, assisted the band leader in planning & organizing gigs, and communicated with event organizers.

  • Composed and recorded several bass guitar tunes for the band's top hits, including "Living Large,” "Praise Him,” "Gimme More," and "My Sonia."
  • Contributed to the delivery of the band's electrifying performances by playing the bass guitar while dancing energetically during live performances, winning the best performance award at the 2020 Grammy Awards.

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Sourced and recruited by the Springfield Band to play the piano and the accordion and assist with music composition and arrangement. Trained new band members on vocals, the piano, and the accordion. Organized logistics and communicated with event organizers to schedule shows.

  • Performed with the Band at the 2016 Olympics grand opening ceremony, igniting cheers from the crowd of over 60,000 spectators.
  • Implemented strategic scheduling and inventory management strategies, reducing logistics and unnecessary expenditure by 40% and 30%, respectively.

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Formed the Lady Bud Band after a 6-year successful career with the ABC Melodies Band. Played various instruments, including the accordion, piano, drums, and saxophone. Recruited and trained members on vocals, instruments, and live performance.

  • Composed and arranged the Band's first global hit, "I am back," garnering over 100 million views on YouTube within three weeks of release.
  • Performed at the inauguration of the ABC Country's sixth president in 2020, making history as the first band from Other Country to perform to a crowd of over 200,000 people.

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Assisted with locating venues and setting up stages before live performances. Participated in writing and arranging music in soul and blues styles. Attended rehearsals and studio sessions and maintained all band gear and instruments.

  • Instrumental in the composition and arrangement of "It's my time now," a song that grossed over 5 million views on YouTube within 2 weeks of release. 
  • Handled the logistics for all the band's live shows, implementing strategic measures that slashed transport costs by 20% and reduced loss of items by over 40%.

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Founder member and leader of the Gotham City Band. Directed music composition and arrangement, finances, and performance practice. Doubled as the bass guitarist and lead singer while ensuring the coordination of the band during live performances.

  • Toured with the band across Europe and Africa, performing live in high-profile festivals to crowds of up to 50,000 people.
  • Composed and produced the band's most successful song, "Tell me more," a triple platinum-certified hit that won the band 10 awards across Europe, Asia, North America, Africa, and Latin America.

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