Ian Bodzasi

Ian Bodzasi is a mixer, producer, and engineer based out of Toronto, Canada. After graduating from the acclaimed Music Industry Arts program at Fanshawe College in 1999, he was hired by Toronto's Metalworks Studios. Metalworks is one of Canada’s leading recording facilities, which has won the CMW Award for Best Studio 17 times and has been host to such artists as David Bowie, Prince, and Guns N' Roses. In time he became the studio's Chief Engineer and in 2006 went freelance. His private mix studio is now located within Toronto's João Carvalho Mastering. Some of Ian's credits include Katy Perry, Nelly Furtado, José Feliciano, Flower Travelling Band, Sum 41, Sam Roberts, Ronnie Hawkins, D12, Randy Bachman & Burton Cummings, Jacob Banks, The Tea Party, Platinum Blonde, author Robert Munsch, Hey Rosetta!, and the documentary film Festival Express, which included live performances by Janis Joplin, Grateful Dead and The Band. The film was featured at the 2003 Toronto Film Festival, and went on to an international theatrical release the following year. According to RottenTomatoes.com, the leading independent source of US film reviews, Festival Express was the second most critically acclaimed film released in 2004. Ian's work has been included on other feature film soundtracks including Shark Tale, Spiderman, and Wes Craven's The Hills Have Eyes. He also recorded the soundtrack for The Warriors (Rockstar Games' video game adaptation of the 1979 cult film) which has sold over 1 million copies, and mixed "Free To Be", the former anthem of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Other notable mixes include WWE UK Women's Champion Kay Lee Ray's entrance theme "Venom" (used both live and in the WWE 2K20 video game), and Paige Van Zant's entrance theme in EA Games UFC 4. Ian has worked with many of the industry’s leading record producers including Bob Rock, Eddie Kramer, David Bottrill, Dave Ogilvie, Richard Chycki, and George Massenburg. As 2nd engineer Ian's credits include Tina Turner, Aerosmith, Geddy Lee, Limp Bizkit, Ben Folds Five, NSync, Finger Eleven, and the Academy Award winning film Chicago. Ian officially endorses YSL Pro and Primacoustic/Radial Engineering.

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April 24, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Chris Birkett is a multi-talented, award winning producer, singer/songwriter, composer and sound engineer. His music collaborations with A-list international artists like Sinead O’Connor, Alison Moyet, Dexys Midnight Runners, Talking Heads, The Pogues, Bob Geldof, Quincy Jones, Mel Brooks and Steve Earle have sold over 100 million records and earned four Canadian Junos, a Grammy, a Polaris Music Prize and three international AMPEX Golden Reel Awards for excellence in the music business.
 
Brian Moncarz has recently worked with Alice Cooper on his latest release along with Our Lady Peace, The Tea Party, The Trews, Bleeker, Circa Survive, Ian Moore, James Barker Band and Philip Sayce, Brian has also worked with Bob Ezrin and David Bottrill. Whether it's rock, country or pop, Brian has the ability to connect with his clients and bring out the best in their sound.
 
Ian Bodzasi - Some of Ian's credits include Katy Perry, Nelly Furtado, José Feliciano, Flower

Travelling Band, Sum 41, Sam Roberts, Ronnie Hawkins, D12, Randy Bachman & Burton Cummings, Jacob Banks, The Tea Party, Platinum Blonde, author Robert Munsch, Hey Rosetta!, and the documentary film Festival Express, which included live performances by Janis Joplin, Grateful Dead and The Band. Ian's work has been included on other feature film soundtracks including Shark Tale, Spiderman, and Wes Craven's The Hills Have Eyes. He also recorded the soundtrack for The Warriors (Rockstar Games' video game adaptation of the 1979 cult film) which has sold over 1 million copies. an has worked with many of the industry’s leading record producers including Bob Rock, Eddie Kramer, David Bottrill, Dave Ogilvie, Richard Chycki, and George Massenburg. 

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