joseph daniel buchan
b. december 1994
bachelor of fine arts, (interactive composition) gr. 2015
university of melbourne, faculty of the victorian college of the arts
certificate IV, (sound production) gr. 2017
royal melbourne institute of technology
melbourne global scholar at the
university of california, berkeley (music department), 2015
smooch records: studio assistant, june 2017 - october 2017
smooch records: in-house engineer, october 2017 - august 2018
woodstock studios: second engineer, september 2018 - december 2018
mPavillion: A/V intern, september 2018 - february 2019
joseph - her
on Supermarket Music vol. 1 on Midnight Special Records, with Felicity Yang, Nico Niquo, elkkle, and OBA
[compilation curated by Joseph Buchan for Midnight Special Records in Paris, France]
caspian joseph - get with you/lose my love
single on Good Sorts, 2014/2015.
joseph - swimming with blue whales
self released 6 track EP, limited edition cassette tape, october 2016
other joe - alien haze
11 track album released on label .jpeg Artefacts, limited edition cassette, march 2019
other joe & virtual .amb - foyer installation at A Nice Warm Bath
installation with video artist Amber ter Hedde at the Melbourne Music Week event A Nice Warm Bath
polyphony of form - musical accompaniment for experimental dance and fashion runway
live score for work by William Duan at the Anthenaum Theatre, Melbourne
CalCreate at Berkeley Maynard Academy, 2015
facilitating a Creative Arts (music production, painting, performance) after school program for students of Berkeley Maynard Academy in Oakland, CA.
UpBeat at the Youth Junction, VISY Care Hub, Sunshine 2016-present
teaching Music Production and Vocal Engineering to young adults (14-21 y/o).
3MBS Fine Music Radio, 2016
data wranging (exporting and batch processing of pre-recorded performances), production for their “Illuminations” radio series.
CUT, dir. Frouwke Hendricks ’13 – songwriter, composer, sound design
Sugar Pine Falls, dir. David Morris ’13-14 – songwriter, composer
Northern Star, dir. Patrick McBain ’13 – songwriter.
Dreams Never End, dir. Patrick McBain ’14 – composer
Slug, dir. Patrick McBain ‘15 - composer
Tasty, dir. David Morris, ‘16 - composer (with Darcy Baylis)
Metamorphasis dir. Ann Ravinther ‘17 - composer, sound design
The Place To Be dir. Lewis Rodan ‘18 - composer
Darcy Baylis, HABITS, Juice Webster (of HEMM), Lalic x Slippy Mane,
Javan Ash, Adore, Nico Niquo, Archer Depthless, Liluzu,
Jono Skourletos (of Alex Lahey), The Astral Plane Parade, The Dull Joys
joseph - TMI-X
an hour of original ambient music for local collective Three Mile
other joe - in your mind X
tenth installment of the in your mind/in your body mix series for local collective Bleus
other joe & nico niquo - Sanpo 136
mix of exclusively ECM records with Nico Niquo for the Sanpo Disco mix series
other joe - alien haze awareness hour
mix for radio station Skylab Radio promoting the album Alien Haze
Darcy Baylis’ ‘Intimacy and Isolation’ (mixing + vocal engineering + additional production) was a finalist for the Australian Music Prize 2017
HABITS’ “Selfie” (mixing + vocal engineering) video featured on Noisey, the AU Review, Pilerats, and more.
A track of mine is in the last ever Wondercore Island Mixtape.
Pat McBain’s Slug (composer) screened at the Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF), and the Melbourne Queer Film Festival.
David Morris’ “Tasty” (composer) screened at the Austin International Film Festival,
Darcy Baylis’ “Taste of Cherry” (mixing + vocal engineering + additional production) featured on Red Bull, I OH YOU, Pilerats, Purple Sneakers, and more.
An interview with me in THUMP Magazine.
Darcy Baylis’ “D4” (mixing) in C-Heads Magazine, and in Apple Music’s Best of the Week playlist.
this CV is a selection of work.
please contact me for a complete and up to date resume.