Kristin Hevner compositions have been performed nationally and internationally and span the musical genres of classical opera, electronic dance music, and atonal rock. Kristin has also composed music for national commercials including GEICO and numerous independent films. Read More
Her music has been performed in Carnegie Hall, Birdland and in conjunction with La Scala in Milan. As former Composer-in-residence the new NYC-based opera company, Metropolis Opera Project, Kristin penned four full-length contemporary operas that have been recently performed off-Broadway.
Kristin holds degrees from The Ester Boyer School of Music at Temple University, The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, and the School for Audio Engineering (SAE), NYC. Kristin also served on the board of directors for “The Look and Listen Festival,” an annual event dedicated to the performance of contemporary music in art galleries.
Danny is a multi-platinum, Grammy and Emmy nominated audio engineer with credits from Ultra Records to Old Dirty Bastard to Norah Jones. His music industry credits include A&R, sequencing, drum programming, composition, producing, engineering, mixing, mastering and even playing congas. Read More
In the last decade he has taught over 1,000 producers and audio engineers how to mix and master modern styles of music from deep house, minimal techno, and trance to hip hop, trap, dubstep, and drum’n’bass. Many of these students have had their tracks hit the iTunes and Beatport charts.
Danny Wyatt is a world-class mastering engineer and founder of MixMasterWyatt Academy which is now part of Next Level Sound. Danny also spent over a decade designing and teaching mixing and mastering courses at both Dubspot and SAE.
TV and Film Composer Justin Crosby has had music featured in some of America and Europe’s hottest shows. His professional journey into music began in 1993, joining Caroline Records recording artists Drop Nineteens as their lead guitarist. Read More
The Nineteens were one of a few US-based bands who styled themselves on England’s distinctive shoegazer sound. The band would ultimately lead the UK Indie Album and Singles charts with formal releases after signing to Caroline Records, (label home to Smashing Pumpkins, Hole, White Zombie, and countless other trendsetting artists of their day.) They lead several European and domestic tours with 43 performances, both domestic and abroad. They were featured as Blur’s supporting act on a 2 week US tour and shared the stage with Radiohead, Flaming Lips and Mazzy Star at England’s Reading Festival, and headlining the second stage of Lollapalooza in Waterloo NJ.
After recording and touring with Drop Nineteens, Crosby moved into music for television, independent film, apps, and games. His music has been featured in prime time networks ranging from ABC, NBC, and CBS, to A&E, VH1, BBC, and Showtime. His drum programming can be heard on game scores for Konami, as well as mobile apps and games.
Some of Justin’s credits include “Blackish” (ABC), ”Dexter” (Showtime), “Castle” (ABC), “Do No Harm” (NBC), “Deception” (NBC), NFL and NBA (CBS, ABC, NBC and ESPN), ”Silent Hill 8: Downpour” (Konami), and “Top Gear” (BBC), and cult horror hit feature film “The Crazies.”
Scott Barkham has worked in the entertainment industry for over 25 years, building his credentials through various positions focused in music. Scott’s current roster of clients are world-renowned, including the Australian band Hiatus Kaiyote (Sony Music) who have been nominated for two Grammy Awards, DJ Rich Medina (DJ/spoken word/educator/voiceovers), Victor Axelrod/Ticklah (producer/keyboardist/songwriter and frequent collaborator of Mark Ronson)and Louis Cato (member of The Late Show band).
Daniel Wyatt, with his A-list credits and decades of teaching experience is hands down the most important mixing and mastering instructor on the planet right now. He has more successful graduates of his system than any other single teacher.
When I need the most up-to-date info on the latest plug-ins, workflows and techniques I check in with Danny. Period.
As a teacher, Daniel Wyatt wants you to win. His system is impeccable. He stays on your side until the picture is clear