Resume

S K I L L S
Avid Pro Tools • Cycling ’74 Max/MSP • Merging Technologies Pyramix • Large-format consoles • Digital consoles • Wireless systems • Analog tape machines

E X P E R I E N C E
Sear Sound • New York, NY   Sep 2013 – Present
Staff Engineer
• Set up, operate Pro Tools, document and back up for recording and mixing sessions
• Advise external engineers on the large variety of vintage gear the studio owns
• Equipment maintenance and repair, including tape machine, console and converter alignment

Manhattan School of Music • New York, NY   Mar 2014 – Jun 2014
Recording Engineer
• Recorded faculty concerts, student recitals, opera productions and CD projects
• Planned each day for multiple simultaneous recordings using given resources
• Edited live-to-two mixes and prepared them for CD or sycchronized them to video

Blue Man Group • New York, NY   Sep 2013 – Dec 2013
Audio Assistant
• Involved in pre-production planning, research and development of ideas
• Recorded, edited and mixed audio for show content
• Daily tasks included audio post-production, file management, delivery and documentation

Aspen Music Festival and School • Aspen, CO   Jun 2013 – Aug 2013
Assistant Recording Engineer
• Recorded for clients, visiting musicians, and students of the festival
• Troubleshot, repaired and set up equipment
• Edited and prepared each recording for broadcast and archive

University of Michigan • Ann Arbor, MI   Jul 2012 – Jun 2013
Sound Engineer
• Front-of-house, recording and mixing engineer for clients of the production facilities at University of Michigan
• Taught and provided support to users of the Audio, Video and Electronic Music studios
• Projects included CD releases by Adam Unsworth and Akropolis Reed Quintet

The Banff Centre • Banff, AB   May 2012 – Jul 2012
Audio Engineering Work-study
• Recorded, mixed and mastered at the post-secondary education facility
• Projects included live concerts by Joel Plaskett, Sam Roberts, Laila Biali, and studio sessions with Dave Douglas and Brianna Cowlishaw

E D U C A T I O N
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor • GPA of 3.62   May 2013
BS Sound Engineering • BS Brain, Behavior & Cognitive Science
Minor in Electrical Engineering • Psi Chi Honor Society • University Honors

Audio Engineering Society • Student Chapter at the University of Michigan
President (2012) • Publicist (2011) • Secretary (2010)

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM)
Diploma in Piano Music Performance   Sep 2007

P U B L I C A T I O N
Lim, W. (2013). An objective comparison of stereo recording techniques through the use of subjective listener preference ratings. Presented at the 135th Audio Engineering Convention, New York.

A W A R D S
National Arts Council, Singapore (Overseas Scholarship)
School of Music, Theatre & Dance (Merit Scholarship)