Brian's Credits

Recording engineer:

  • Turtle Island String Quartet, Metropolis – Windham Hill records
  • Turtle Island String Quartet, Skylife – Windham Hill records
  • Turtle Island String Quartet, On the Town – Windham Hill records
  • Turtle Island String Quartet, Spider Dreams – Windham Hill records
  • Marian McPartland, The Single Petal of a Rose – Concord Records
  • Toshiko Akiyoshi, At Maybeck – Concord Records
  • Mel Martin / Benny Carter Quartet, Just Friends – Jazzed Media
  • Madeline Eastman, Can you hear me now? – Mad Kat records
  • The Yerba Buena Stompers, Duff Campbell’s Revenge – Diamondstack Records
  • Tempest, The 25th anniversary concert – Tempest Music

Remote recording and live broadcast engineer for Bud Spangler Productions

Here are a few of the artists he recorded and mixed live for radio broadcast:

  • Anton Schwartz
  • Bill Frisell
  • Bobby Hutcheson
  • Brad Mehldau
  • Cedar Walton
  • Charles Lloyd
  • Charlie Haden
  • Christian McBride
  • Darol Anger & Mike Marshall
  • Dee Dee Bridgewater
  • Dick Hindman
  • Flora Purim & Airto
  • George Brooks (feat. Zakir Hussain)
  • Gospel Hummingbirds
  • Ivan Lins
  • James Moody
  • Joe Louis Walker
  • Jon Jang
  • Jovino Santos Neto
  • Keith Terry & Crosspulse
  • Louie Bellson & the Big Band Explosion
  • Marcus Shelby Big Band
  • Mark Isham
  • Marlena Shaw
  • Mike Zilber Quartet (feat: Steve Smith)
  • Milt Jackson & Ray Brown
  • Nancy King
  • Nneena Freelon
  • Pete Escovedo
  • Poncho Sanchez
  • Que Calor
  • Robert Cray
  • Ron Carter

Recording Engineer (tracking only):

  • Eric Vloeimans – Fugimundi, Live at Yoshi’s – Challenge Records
  • Susie Glaze & The Hilonesome Band, Live at the Freight and Salvage – Hilonesome Music
  • Hills to Hollers (Barbara Higbie, Laurie Lewis, Linda Tillery) Live at the Freight and Salvage – Slowbaby music
  • Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum, One Evening in May – Spruce & Maple music
  • San Francisco Scottish Fiddlers – Live at the Freight

Touring FOH engineer / Tour Manager:

  • Montreux band (Darol Anger, Mike Marshall, Barbara Higbie, Michael Manring)
  • Turtle Island String Quartet
  • Andy Narrell
  • Pierre Bensusan
  • Keith Terry & Crosspulse
  • Tuck & Patti
  • Darol Anger’s Republic of Strings

Live sound engineer:

  • Staff engineer at the Freight & Salvage (premier bay area acoustic music venue)
  • Technical director / chief engineer at Studio55 Marin (small concert venue)
  • Freelance work at other venues and music festivals.

Audio director at LeapFrog enterprises:

Responsibility for all audio (music, SFX & character VO) for all titles released for the Leapster and LeapTV educational gaming platforms.

He has worked on approximately 40 titles per year for 15 years, and continues to do so.

Here are a few of the LeapFrog titles on which he served as audio director:

  • Leapster: SpongeBob SquarePants (won “Best Audio – Other” from Game Audio Network Guild)
  • Cooking: Recipes on the Road (won “ON for learning” award from Common Sense Media)
  • Disney Jake and the Never Land Pirates game
  • Discover and Learn: The Living Forest
  • Nickelodeon PAW Patrol: Storm Rescuers
  • Nickelodeon Bubble Guppies game
  • LeapFrog Kart Racing: Supercharged!
  • The Human Body Game
  • Disney Sofia the First game
  • LeapTV Sports game
  • Disney/Marvel: SpiderMan game
  • Stretchy Monkey 1 & 2 game
  • Disney/Pixar Pixar Pals game
  • Scout and Friends…and You game
  • Nickelodeon Dora and Friends game
  • Disney Princess game
  • Pet Play World game
  • Disney Doc McStuffins game
  • Nickelodeon: Team Umizoomi game

Sound Designer at Brøderbund software:

Staff sound designer for educational gaming CD ROM titles.

Sound Designer at Rocket Science games:

Staff sound designer for gaming titles.

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