Programming timecoded worship services at Real Life Church in Clermont, FL.
Working in production environments since 2013, Sam has worked in theatrical, house of worship, corportate and concert environments providing sound reinforcement, lighting design, lighting programming and installation services. Currently working freelance, he provides production support for lighting design & programming primarily - along with networking, system installation and sound reinforcement services.
Sam spent two years volunteering as the Audio Supervisor at East Ridge High School overseeing the planning and execution of large-scale musicals boasting up to 24 individual channels of wireless audio and leading of sound personel to assist in the execution of these performances. Sam also spent time working with the choral department in the production of concerts held not only in the school's auditorium, but also in outdoor venues requiring the organization and planning that goes along with the movement/setup/teardown of audio/visual equipment.
In 2018, Sam began working at Real Life, a non-denominational church in Clermont, Florida to continue using his God-given gifts. He currently serves as a Broadcast Audio Engineer and Monitor Engineer for the weekend worship experiences. During the week, he works alongside production leadership to perform maintenance, updates and upgrades to audio/video/lighting systems. In his time at Real Life, Sam has been blessed with the opportunity to dive further into lighting and networking and is currently trained on the GrandMA2 series of consoles and ArKaos media server and works alongside production leadership to manage and troubleshoot audio networking and production networks.
Also in 2018, Sam began working with StageCulture, a company providing Audio/Visual support for events and installation projects.
Real Life Church · Clermont, FL
Sam currently sits in a role at Real Life Church where he is responsible for the programming of weekly services on Wednesday nights for the church's student ministry, anywhere between 250 to 500 students per week experience service with upbeat lighting and video design - organized, designed and programmed by Sam. To execute these tasks, he uses a GrandMA2 lighting system, Arkaos media server, Christie & Panasonic projectors, Renewed Vision's ProPresenter software and Figure 53's QLab. He is responsible for working alongside the worship team and ministry coordinators to create the most engaging atmosphere possible for students and he does so through regular communication with both parties and attending weekly leadership meetings with the team to plan for upcoming services and to reflect on previous services.
He also provides system support for the Main Auditorium's Medialon Show Control System, UniFi Network, ArtNet & sACN Networks, Dante Network, Q-Sys and often serves as a Broadcast Audio Mixer or Monitor Engineer for weekend services.
StageCulture LLC. · Central FL
Sam currently works with StageCulture LLC. as well, where he provides system design, installation and training services - along with general support from a technical perspective for events.
East Ridge High School · Clermont, FL
During his first two years at East Ridge High School, Sam worked as the Audio Supervisor for the East Ridge High Theatre Department - where he maintained two venues, a traditional 500+ seat auditorium and a blackbox theatre. He mixed all of the mainstage musicals for those two years, a handful of choir concerts, special events and plays in the blackbox theater. For large musicals, Sam was responsible for the coordination of frequences for 22+ wireless transmitters & receivers to ensure high quality audio was delivered to the audience, he also organized QLab workspaces that fired console automation cues to assign/unassign DCA information allowing him to use line-by-line mixing techniques to assist in the goal of providing the highest quality audio for guests.
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Audio & Lighting System Design
• Networking - Lighting (sACN, ArtNet, MAnet) - Audio (Dante, )
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Contact me for freelance hire for the following services:
• System Design & Installation Lighting & Audio
• Monitor Engineer/A2 GLD Series, Avid D-Show, Avid S6L, Qu Series
• Lighting Programming GrandMA2, ETC Ion, Martin MPC (Onyx)
• Digital Signage Menu boards, information screens, etc.
• CAD Drawings/Signal Flow Signal flow designs, CAD drawings
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