patrick1172733
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboard, Piano, Other, Electronic Music.

ABOUT

EXPERIENCED DRUMMER AND SOUND ENGINEER LOOKING FOR SERIOUS MUSICIANS AND PAYING GIGS. AVAILABLE FOR TRACKING AND CREATIVE PROJECTS.

Over 20+ Years of Experience
Pro Gear
Pro Attitude
Reliable Transportation

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LOOKING FOR EXPERIENCED MUSICIANS OF ALL AGES WHO CAN PLAY THEIR INSTRUMENTS AT A HIGH LEVEL. I have been playing in all kinds of bands on and off my whole life, and it truly is my passion to create original music while also playing what people expect to hear. I am also looking for other drummers in the area to jam with for fun as well.

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ABOUT ME: At 15 I started taking formal drum lessons and started playing local basement shows and neighborhood parties. From there I joined my high school concert jazz band while advancing in reading music. From there, I started playing in a local Drum/Bugle Corps while playing in cover bands when asked. I enlisted in the U.S. Navy, playing in the CO. MARCHING BAND and JAZZY Concert Band. After serving I went to school for Audio Engineering and Concert Production. After graduating I ended up Touring for a few years and then working and playing mostly in the NYC area.

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SOME NOTABLE VENUES/FESTIVALS I PLAYED IN / WORKED IN OVER THE YEARS:
Williams Center for the Performing Arts, Lockheart Stadium, The Clash Bar, Breaker’s Hotel, The Court Tavern, The Knitting Factory, Dingbatz, Cadillac Bar, The Insect Club, Tumulty’s, Wetlands, Pro Player Park, Don Hill’s, Orange Bowl, The Pourman’s Pub, The Scotland Yard, The Player’s Lounge, Discovery Cruise Lines, Harlem NYC Jazz & Music Festival, The Mill Hill Saloon, Hoboken NJ Arts and Music Festival, Towne Tavern.

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AUDIO ENGINEERING INQUIRIES:

Serious (Audio Engineering) paying inquires only
Must provide:
1. At least 1 week notice before job
2. Name & Address & Time of event
3. What specific hours required ( such as: gig starts at 9pm but needed for set up at 7 and ends at 12 but breakdown needed)
4. Are we/you/venue providing equipment?
5. What equipment is provided (if any), what equipment is needed (if any)?
6. Contact Info(including phone number)of person responsible for paying/planning
7. What work is needed? (i.e.Technician: Troubleshoot existing systems. Running Sound: Setup, breakdown, loading, unloading; Drumming; Drum Tech)
8. Good Communication, I feel that good communication is paramount to a good working relationship. I look forward to working with you.

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PATRICK MICHAEL HAGENSEN
Mobile: (317) 512 - 1056

OBJECTIVE:
Highly Motivated and Seasoned Audio Engineer with a keen ear for quality and an eye for attention to detail has exceptional skills in Setting Up and Operating Audio Equipment for Indoor/Outdoor Concerts and Events, with 10+ Years of Experience in Concert Sound is seeking clients.

SERVICES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
1.) Engineer: Set up, operate, troubleshoot, and repair a various PA system types using common associated components such as (Microphones- Dynamic, Condenser, Wired, Wireless, DI Boxes, Snakes) Mixing Consoles (FOH and Monitor positions), Signal Processing (Effects, Dynamics, EQ'ing, crossover etc.) Loudspeakers (Mains, Monitors, Fills etc.) to achieve professional mixes, client satisfaction, and return business in bars, nightclubs, theaters, and concert halls per event.
2.) Tech: Isolate and correct audio problems ie. buzz, hiss, feedback, and signal loss in pre-existing/pre-installed systems in bars, nightclubs, theaters, and concert halls per task or event.
3.) D.J. Services: D.J. Services provided for any occasion including Weddings, Parties, and various Indoor/Outdoor Events. 4.) Consulting: Equipment Needs, Power Requirements, Installations, Equipment Troubleshooting, etc. per appointment.

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:
Sound Engineer 1985-1989
Setup and operate small sound systems for local bands at parties, backyards, and basement shows.
Assistant Sound Engineer, Drum Tech, Lighting Tech 1992-1994
"The Rock", Sardinia, Italy, Assist Sound Engineer for U.S.O. bands.
Notable Band: Members of Spin Doctors
Sound Engineer, Monitor Engineer 1994-1995
Earl's Hideaway, Sebastian, Florida, Setup and operate sound system for popular local and regional blues bands.
Stage Manager / Sound Engineer / Lighting Designer / Disc
Jockey 1997
Discovery Cruise Lines, Port Everglades, Florida
Operate Sound and Lighting Equipment for on-board shows and events.
Responsible for all on-board shows and events starting and ending on-time and running smoothly throughout the entire cruise.
Program lighting cue sequences for shows/events to attain maximum effect and entertainment value for audience.
Other Responsibilities included Cast Management: Ensuring cast was on time for each event, properly dressed and groomed, and informing
cast members of any show or schedule changes.
House Engineer
LightingDesigner 1996-1998
T.M. Sound and Lighting, Fort Lauderdale, Florida (Notable Events)
Sound Technician 1996
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Davie, Florida - Large speaker array installation
(rigged points, installed amps, wired speakers)
Monitor Engineer 1996
The Edge, Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Setup and operate monitor system for bands and set mixes.
Notable band: The Kalimen.
Sound Engineer 1997
The City Link Music Festival, Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Responsible for set-up and operation of all audio equipment
on main stage for concerts/scheduled events. Coordinated with event organizers to ensure operations ran smoothly and on-time.
Westfair Festival, Davie, Florida - Setup and operate sound system for "Bluegrass" Stage. 1998
Responsible for proper operation, maintenance, safety, security, and lockdown procedures of all sound equipment for the 10-Day event.
Lighting Technician
Innercept Management Corporation, Davie, Florida (Independent Contractor, Notable Events) 1997-1999
U2 - POPMART TOUR 1997
Assist in setup of Studio Color Automated Lighting System, ran power and data, setup strobes and spots, teardown steel.
Rolling Stones – BRIDGES TO BABYLON TOUR 1997
Assist in setup of Icon Automated Lighting System, ran power and data, decking, scaffolding climber, teardown steel.
Banana Sound, Fairlawn, New Jersey (Notable Events) 1998-2001
Bench Technician: Perform troubleshoot and repair of various electronic sound equipment including soldering cables, rack testing, rack patching, rack building, cabinet repair, and cone installations. Assist owner in installation, troubleshoot, and repair of Meridian phone systems in NYC. Deliveries and Pick-Ups with 26 foot UD Box Truck include downtown New York City, New Jersey, New York State, and Connecticut.
Banana Sound, Fairlawn, New Jersey, (Notable Events) 1998-2001
House Engineer/Monitor Engineer:
Harlem Jazz & Music Festival featuring The Meters. House Engineer 1998 & 1999
Hoboken Arts & Music Festival featuring Joan Jett and the Blackhearts. House Engineer 1998 & 1999
Williams Center for the Performing Arts featuring Phoebe Snow. Monitor Engineer 1998
NYC Wetlands NYC/Hardcore/Punk/Metal underage Matinee Shows. Monitor Engineer 1998
Notable Bands: Carnivore, Vision of Disorder,
AVAIL.
NYC Wetlands FrogWings Festival 1998
Featuring Blues Traveler and members of the Allman Brothers. Monitor Engineer
Inercia Sound, Edison, New Jersey (Independent Contractor) 2001-2006
Sound Engineer / Tech / Disc Jockey
Setup, operate, and troubleshoot sound systems for local/regional bands and D.J.’s in New Jersey/NYC area.
D.J. Sound Reinforcement Services provided for any occasion including Weddings, Parties, and various Indoor/Outdoor Events.
Lead Bench Technician
H. Betti Industries, Carlstadt, New Jersey 2003
Troubleshoot and repair all printed circuit boards down to component level.
Lead customers over the phone with troubleshooting techniques to identify and resolve issues.
Assist service technicians on the floor and lead in troubleshoot and repair.
Research the Web to come up with cost effective ideas and solutions for parts no longer manufactured.
Collaborate with manufacturing companies to track software/hardware updates and revisions.
Install, troubleshoot and repair Pin 2000 computer systems and devices.
Program and update Sound and CPU EPROM’s to keep up with the latest software changes.
Coordinate with service department in maintaining accurate logs associated with repaired equipment and warranty information.
Sound Engineer for the Hub City punk band Love Among Ruins. Setup, operate, and tear down sound 2008-2012
system for the band and their associated acts in a variety of NYC/NJ bars, nightclubs, concert halls.
Inercia Sound, Shelbyville, Indiana (Independent Contractor) 2016-Present
Sound Engineer / Tech / Disc Jockey
Setup, operate, and troubleshoot sound systems for local/regional bands and D.J.’s in Central and Northern Indianapolis area.
D.J. Sound Reinforcement Services provided for any occasion including Weddings, Parties, and various Indoor/Outdoor Events.

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OTHER NOTABLE BANDS WORKED WITH OVER THE YEARS:
CJ Chenier, Radiators, Disco Biscuits, Bankie Banx, Pearl Jam, Fu Manchu, U2, Government Mule, Dead and Gone, Dog Eat Dog, SugarBelly, Deep Banana Blackout, Lunachicks, F-Bombers, Placebo, The Genitorturers, Rusted Root, The Rolling Stones, Black 47, Digger, Skatalites, Hudson Falcons, The Skunks, Freedoom, Shadows Fall.

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NOTABLE COMPANIES AFFILIATED WITH:
Inercia Sound, Banana Sound, TM Sound & Lighting, Miami Stage & Lighting, Hart Sound & Lighting, Intercept Management Corporation, Backstage Productions, Audio Visual of America, Event Services of America, Illuminart

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EQUIPMENT PROFICIENCY:
Allen & Heath, Carver, Mackie, Peavey, SoundCraft, Crest, AKG, Yamaha, Shure, Solid State Logic, Crown, Sennheiser, Lexicon, JBL, McCauley.

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EDUCATION:
DeVry College of Technology, North Brunswick, New Jersey 2000–2002
Electronics and Computer Technology
Hardware/Software -
Emphasis on PC system from the hardware points of view as it relates to Troubleshooting, Servicing, and Repairing. Thorough knowledge of (PCB's) Printed Circuit Boards, Processors, Memory, Power Supplies, Printers, and basic Networking Applications. Software: Xilynx Foundation and Design, Electronics Workbench.
Controls and Instrumentation -
Emphasis on ECMS - Electronic Control/Mechanical Systems: Sensors, Transducers, Actuators, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s).
Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 1995–1997
Audio Engineering and Concert Production
Audio –
Emphasis on Set-up, Operation, Troubleshooting of Concert Sound Audio Systems. Study of Audio Theory, Components, Signal Flow, and Applications. Knowledge of MIDI Concepts, Hardware, Sequencing, and Recording Studio Operations.
Video –
Emphasis on Camera Operation, Videography Concepts and Applications, Digital Editing, for Television News Broadcasting Operations. Software: Adobe Photoshop, Avid XpressPro, Avid Media Composer, Sytex Imix Videocube.
Extensive ENG camerawork including Sony 637 Betacam SP, Sony DVC400 Betacam SP
Audio for Video experience includes Pro Tools, Studio Vision Pro
Lighting -
Emphasis in Lighting Theory, Components, Design, and Techniques. Study of Set-up, Operation, and Troubleshooting of Concert Lighting Systems.

Screen name:
patrick1172733
Member since:
Dec 18 2016
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
1 night a week
Most available:
Mornings

Influences

I'll list a few: Black Sabbath, Tom Petty, The Velvet Underground, Miles Davis, Led Zeppelin, System of a Down, Johnny Cash, The Band, Lou Reed, Stone Temple Pilots, The MC5, The Beatles, The Doors, Nirvana, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Radiators, Clutch, The Blasters, The Clash, Frank Zappa, Motorhead, John Coltrane, Bob Dylan, The Ramones.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Expert
Vocalist:
Moderate
Harmonica:
Moderate
DJ:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

NOTABLE GEAR:

Behringer Xenyx 1202 24-bit Multi-FX Processor
Behringer B215A Speakers
MIDI Interface
Desk: Traktor Control S2 Pro
Mics
Stands
Cables
Roland Keyboard Amp
Yamaha Tour Custom DrumKit: w/roadcases/cymbals/stands
Percussion instruments/etc...
10 Piece Touring Yamaha Electronic Drumkit.

MUSIC