John Scott

phone(s) - 07917794591 -
freelance network Northern
location Northern England
personal website
indie affiliation (if any)
preamble Engineer, producer and lover of all things audio. I've got 8 years experience working with audio across Radio, Games, Moving Image, TV and Feature Films - including station imaging, sound design, location recording and FOH sound. I can work with the following DAWs - Sadie 6, Pro Tools 12HD, Cubase/Nuendo, Reaper & Audition. I've also been apart of award winning teams, winning BAFTAs, New York Festival Awards and Student Radio Awards

I work from my home studio in Sunderland using Pro Tools 11. I also travel across the UK working for clients - usually Salford or London. Individual Awards:

SRA Awards 2012 – Best Entertainment Show (Gold); Drive Time with Richie Lee (Producer)
network radio experience BBC, Freelance Studio Manager, Salford: February 2016 ­- Present

Drama and Radio Documentaries editor sound designer and mixer. Also working on live programming (Date TBC)

Somethin' Else, Sound Engineer: November 2013 – February 2016

BBC R1/1Xtra Stories: Dan & Phil's Guide to Happiness, Divided Loyalties, This is new Africa, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, 30 Years of Def Jam, Martin Garrix: Superstar Secrets, Slipknot Hellbound, The House That Africa Built, How to Make a Million Pound App

BBC R2: Tin Pan Alley: Danny Baker's Musical History Tour Doc.

BBC R3: Jazz on 3, Essential Classics: interview Rx and mix, Docs: Caucasian Roots Part I & II, The Essay In the Shadow of Kafka ­ 5 Essay programmes on Kafka. BBC R4: Gardeners Question Time & Kitchen Cabinet. Docs: Experiments in Living, The Joy of 9to5, Ancient Ways.

BBC R5 Live ­ Fighting Talk Xmas Special 2014 (Desk­op)

BBC 6Music ­ Studio manager at SE for FreakZone pre-­rec ISDN sessions

Radio Drama Recording Assistant & Studio Manager

R2 When Elvis Met The Beatles

R4 Life in the Tomb, Ghosts of Heathrow, Eating for England, The Process, The Len Continuum, Quarryman's Daughters, The Stone Tape (Dialogue Editor)

BBC Radio 1/1xtra, Phone Operator: March 2013 ­- Sept 2014

Sunday evening phone operator for Radio 1. (The Chart Show, Request Show, The Surgery). Mid­week phone operator for competitions and events across Radio 1 & 1xtra. Worked closely with Producers and Assistant Producers.
network tv experience Channel 4 ­ Best Before ­ Sound Recordist

BBC TWO / BBC MUSIC Ten Pieces ­ 2nd Sound Editor // Ten Pieces II ­ Sound Designer

BBC Radio 1 iPlayer Maida Vale Session ­ While She Sleeps -­ Dubbing Mixer //

Baby Metal: From Wembley to Japan - Dub Mix & Sound Design // Noodle Cook ­Off -­ Dubbing Mixer
other media (Somethin' Else)

Audio Books: Audiobook Engineer and Editor (Audible) ­ Russell Brand ­ Revolution, Bill Bryson ­ The Road to Little Dribbling

Game Sound Design/Dialogue Editing

Audio Defence // Strange Hill High // The Dumping Ground: You're the Boss // Dr. Who: The Doctor and the Dalek.
equipment Pro Tools 11
qualifications & background: University of Sunderland (2011): Media Production (TV & Radio) 1st Class BA (Hons)