Today we are introducing, Tony Sani, a Live Sound Professional and we had got an opportunity to talk with him during the recent SEA Music Festival.
He is now working with a Live Sound Reinforcement company Audiotech located in Muscat, Oman after working with Namdhari Audio Visual Equipment, Hyderabad for 4 years.
Tony has completed his course from the Academy in 2012 after completing his Electronics Degree (B.Sc Electronics with computer hardware from College of Applied Science, Thodupuha, Kerala.)
His ambition to work in the field of Sound has persuaded him to join the Best Sound Engineering Institute in India which eventually helped in creating a strong career in the field of Sound.
Tony is a trained and experienced person in using Rational Acoustic Smaart, (a real-time analyzing software) and with various other certifications like ORCAD (Electronic Circuit Designing and Developing), Grade 5 in music theory from ABRSM, London, Grade 3 in Piano from ABRSM, London. Moreover he had got the opportunity to get trained by JBL in VTD and Vertec model speakers and safe rigging practice, use of performance manager software and Vi series consoles.
A regular visitor to PALM Expo, India, Tony got trained in Entertainment Electrics by Richard Cadena, (ETCP recognized trainer) and completed level 2 of Audinate Dante Networking Certificate Course.
Tony believes that each project is an opportunity to learn new things in the field of Sound and he is enthused to work in any field of sound whether it is music production, film post production or sync sound.
When asked about the academy tony has responded that Sound Engineering Academy is a Good Platform for those are ambitious to become an Audio Engineer.
Talking about the job prospects of a sound engineer tony was confident to say that after completing the course, students can easily find a job in Live Sound Engineering, Music Production, Film Post Production, Installation of Sound Equipment and Sales and Marketing of Sound Systems.
Regarding the course, he told that the training which is being imparted from the academy will equip the students to work in any domain which comes under the purview of Audio Engineering. Our diploma course is designed in such a way that, in the first semester the academy is providing more importance in learning the theoretical aspects of the subject.
Tony has mentioned that if you want to become a good sound engineer and ascertain how the beneficial was the diploma course from the academy then apply the those theoretical knowledge which you gained from the academy in real life situations.
“One thing is quite certain that the technical know-how which was provided to us especially with regard to the basics of sound engineering has acted as a savior in many work related real life situations“, he pointed out.
Tony has thanked the academy for their efforts in laying a strong foundation with regard to sound engineering in the minds of the students and he also pointed out at the basic level training has helped him in tackling those intricate situations during the work.
Many students who complete the course in Sound Engineering try to find a job abroad without having any experience in the field. It is been advocated by the sound engineer to start working with an Indian company and gain adequate experience before looking for better career prospects abroad.
The Live Sound Engineer, Tony Sani has advised those who are looking forward to become a sound engineer that “many technological updates are happening in the field of sound engineering and to be successful you have to keep abreast of those developments apart from that do share the things you learn with others also. “