Mr Joe Geoghan

Senior Musical Theatre and Resources Technician

Email address: J.Geoghan2@wlv.ac.uk Phone number: 01902 326187 Location: WH221, The Performance Hub Faculty: Faculty of Arts School/Institute: School of Performing Arts Areas of expertise: Studio recording, live sound, Guitars, Pro Tools.

About

I’m the technician for the Musical Theatre course where I support staff and students by designing set, operating live sound and recording in the studio. I also assist for the music/pop and tech courses in the theatre and recording studios. I have a first class B.A (Hons) and an MSc with distinction in Music Technology. I have recently become a Pro Tools User instructor.

Research interests

During Joe’s MSc he conducted research on how a demo recording progresses to the final mix. Using theory informed practice to show links between the testing and evaluating similar medias: video game demos, concept art and software beta testing. Joe plans on beginning a PhD in the immersion of video game sound in the near future.

Qualifications

Joe studied for a BA (Hons) in Music Technology and Popular Music at the University of Wolverhampton where he achieved a First Class degree. He went on to study a Master of Science in Music Technology at the university where he was awarded a distinction.