About

Personal Background

My name is Jordan Farrow, I am an Audio Engineer based around the South West and South Wales areas. I am interested in music production and am heavily influenced by a varied range of musicians and producers. I was introduced to music at the age of 12 when i got my first drum kit as a christmas gift, from there i developed further interest into performance, production and sound engineering.

Education

I received a Bachelor of Science in Sound Technology from the University of South Wales in 2016. Prior to University I studied a BTEC Level 3 diploma in Music Performance at Weston College. During my final year at University I had taken and passed the Avid Pro Tools 101 user exam and am looking to further the qualification by doing Avid’s Pro Tools 110 course.

Skills

  • Music production and recording
  • Audio editing
  • Film and video post production
  • Mixing and mastering
  • Foley sound
  • Live sound engineering
  • Basic audio electronics
  • Computing (Mac OSX & Windows)

Interests and Hobbies

I enjoy traveling on my motorcycle, I ride a Yamaha XV535 cruiser. another interest of mine is computing, I enjoy building and repairing machines as well as integrating technology into my everyday life.

Equipment

Computers

MacBook Pro (13 Inch, Mid 2012)
OS X El Capitan
Processor: 2.5 GHz Intel Core i5
Ram: 4 GB 1600 MHz DDR3
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4000 1536 MB

Windows Build
Windows 10
Processor: 3.5 GHz AMD FX-8320
Ram: 8 GB DDR3
Graphics: Integrated

Hardware and Controllers

Phonic Power Conditioner
Behringer ADA8000
Digidesign 003 (Rack)
Digidesign 003 (Control Surface)
Digidesign Mbox 2
Novation Launchpad S
Akai LPK25 Keyboard
Korg Kaoss Pad 2
KRK Rokit RP5 G3

Software

Avid Pro Tools 12.5
Ableton Live
Wave’s Audio Gold Bundle
Native Instruments
Plus many more for respected manufacturers

Microphones

Rode NT1-A
Oktava MK-012 (Matched Pair)
G5790 (Right-angle SM57)
Audix D6
Sennheiser E903
Sennheiser E904 x3

Instruments

Pearl Session Studio drums
Mapex Black Panther snare
Premier snare drum
Sabian AAX Cymbals
Thomann DP-25 Midi Piano