Sienam Akotey

Music Producer & Sound Engineer | Technical Advisor

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Projects credited in

About me

All things music and sound. I produce music of Afroswing, Afrobeats, Trap, Hip-Hop, (Trapsoul) and R&B/Soul genres from the recording studio; Hithub One, in Brent, North West London. I play bass guitar and keys as a session musician; produce original music; serve as a sound engineer and mixing and mastering engineer. I also regularly mix live audio at music concerts, theatre productions and other functions with live public address (PA) applications. With 12 years experience playing bass and keys for numerous bands and churches across the world, 5 years experience as HitHub One’s resident sound engineer and 7 years experience as a music producer, having independently worked with brands such as Nike (Nike Womens - Bra Confessionals) & Reebok (The Classic Collective with Cadet) - SSVNSound is now established as a Music & Sound agency, providing services in these roles: • Songwriting • Record Production • Live Audio Engineer • Recording Engineer • Mixing Engineer • Mastering Engineer • Instrumentation for Live Music (Bass, Guitar & Keys) • Music Director • Executive Producer • Creative Director SSVNSound are actively searching for new projects and collaborations to work on in 2020, please shout us! info@ssvnsound.com

Skills

  • Music
  • Music Composition
  • Music Consulting
  • Music Coordination
  • Music Advertising
  • Music Performance
  • Sound Design
  • Sound Engineering
  • Sound Recording
  • Film Sound
  • Live Sound
  • Recording Sound
  • Music Producer
  • Audio Recording
  • Music Recording
  • Podcast Production
  • Podcasting
  • Audio Acoustics
  • Audio Engineering
  • Audio Mastering
  • Audio Mixing
  • Mixing
  • Sound Mixing
  • Music Mixing
  • Film Scoring
  • AV Production
  • Avid Protools
  • Logic Pro
  • FL Studio
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Photoshop
  • Collage Photoshop

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Nike

    Nike

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • SSVNSound

    SSVNSound

    • Music
  • H

    Hillsong London

    • F

      Film

      Work history

      Currently

      Nov 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Sound Engineer at Hillsong Church London. Weekly at the Dominion Theatre, London. Digitally mixing live audio 4 times in a day, on a weekly basis, at a theatre with a capacity of 2,069. Live mix elements generally include - Full Band (Full Drum Set, Bass Guitar, Two Keyboards, Two Guitars) - 8 Vocalists (1 Lead Vocalist, 4 Support Vocalists, 3 Backing Vocalists) Other venues have included: Apollo Theatre Palladium Theatre Wembley Arena The O2

      Currently

      Tracks Engineer

      Hillsong Church London

      Sep 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Tracks Engineer at Hillsong Church London. Weekly at the Dominion Theatre, London. Tracks Engineering using Ableton Live 9 Other venues have included : Palladium Theatre Wembley Arena The O2

      Currently

      Co-Founder (Music Producer & Sound Engineer)

      SSVNSound

      May 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • SSVNSound is a music and sound agency, delivering what you want to hear with precision. Working with SSVNSound, I have served all of these roles in full capacity, sometimes concurrently; • Record Producer • Live Audio Engineer • Recording Engineer • Mixing Engineer • Instrumentation for Live Music (Bass, Guitar & Keys) • Music Director • Executive Producer • Creative Director Through my work with SSVNSound, clients I have worked with include - Nike, Reebok, Vice, A2 (artist - on behalf of Disturbing London), Teni (artist - on behalf of Dr. Dolor Entertainment), My day-to-day duties include: • Business Administration - overseeing and delegating the day-to-day running of SSVNSound • Technical Maintenance - concerning the maintenance of the studio premises and pro audio equipment in the studios • Music production - creating original instrumentals for a variety of recording artists, to genres like Afrobeats, Afroswing, Hip-Hop, R&B/Soul and UK R&B. • Recording Engineer - providing professional master recordings for artists and performers recording their songs or podcasters recording content. • Mixing Engineer - editing and mixing instrumentals and vocals both during recording sessions and post-recording, to make recordings suitable for distribution. • Mastering Engineer - final audio processing, to achieve loudness and clarity in recordings before sending them out to distribution.

      Education

      2016

      BEng Mechanical Engineering

      Swansea University

      Sep 2012 - Jun 2016
      • Fabian Way, Skewen, Swansea SA1 8EN, UK
      • Studied Mechanical Engineering at Swansea University, Swansea, Wales Some relevant modules include: • Acoustics • Engineering Design • Engineering Mechanics • Engineering Analysis • Thermodynamics • Design of Machine Elements • Circuit Analysis • Engineering Management • CAD (Computer-Aided Design)