Upcoming Festival News: “Producing Your Own Music”

September 16, 2008 – Hollywood, AFABW Arts Festival Seminar: Producing Your Own Music – At Home or Anywhere,” wiith award-winning Songwriter/Composer/Producer/Engineer, Randall Michael Tobin.

Saturday, October 11th, from 1:00 – 3:30 PM
Artists for a Better World 8th Annual Arts Festival at
Celebrity Centre International – 5930 Franklin Ave, Hollywood, CA 90028, 323-960-3100
Admission $30 (or FREE with $75.00 Festival Pass to all events)

What You’ll Learn:
— Finding Your Unique “Voice” as a Music Artist
— Communicating Your Message in Words and/or Music
— Getting Your Material Recording-Ready
— Optimizing Your Recording Space
— How Much and What Kinds of Gear Do You Really Need?
— Production and Engineering Tips and Tricks
— When to Use a Pro Recording Studio
— Going Indie and Keeping All of the Dough

Randall Michael Tobin has been writing, composing, producing and engineering since 1973. In 1977 he founded Theta Sound Studio in Los Angeles and it remains a busy operation today ( thetasound.com ). During that time, Randall has engineered and/or produced several hundred projects for singers, songwriters and composers with dozens of albums released independently and distributed internationally. Many of these projects have been featured on the Grammy Awards first ballot entry list.

Among Mr. Tobin’s original works are the music score for “The Snow Queen – Ballet Redefined,” a full-length ballet that has played for 10 winter seasons (1998 – 2007) at the Glendale College Theatre; “Caribbean Carnivál,” the soundtrack for Robele Farms’ Equestrian Quadrille team which took the top national prize in their class; “Xtasy: The Real Story – parts 1 & 2,” original music underscore for this hard-hitting drug education DVD which won the Platinum Best of Show (for part 1) at the 2006 Aurora Awards competition.

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Randall Michael Tobin