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), 2014 - 
studios/live sound:

                                 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
                                   brian brown studio at the victorian college of the arts: studio technician, june 2019 - present
                                   mPavillion: A/V technician, november 2019 - present

                                    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
                                    november 2018

                                    polyphony of form - musical accompaniment for experimental dance and fashion runway
                                    live score for work by William Duan at the Anthenaum Theatre, Melbourne
                                    october 2015
teaching and volunteering: 

                                    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 2016-2018
                                    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. 

score work:                
                                    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  

misc. press:

                                    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.