Rodrigo Meirelles

Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2002
Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
2002

Biography

Rodrigo Meirelles is a multidisciplinary professional passionated about sound, music and education. He built his career combining his skills and passions, what gave him unique background and an international reputation as an educator and audio engineer.

He started playing the guitar at the age of 13, when later the stages took him to the music production studios and these led him to the music and media industry. After years performing as an audio engineer in the Brazilian music industry, doing many creative works with renowned producers, companies and artists, Rodrigo went also to the media & audiovisual industry. In 2009, he joined Globo, one of the largest media companies in the world, as an audio coordinator at Globo Studios (entertainment division). Recognized for its production quality, by 2019 the company holds 17 International Emmy awards. At Globo, Rodrigo started leading the post production sound team and progressively achieved positions and promotions, being involved with all of the entertainment productions as the Sound Executive Supervisor, the studios highest position in Sound. In August 2019, Rodrigo was hired by Arizona State University as a full-time Professor, in charge of Sound Design for Film and Media in the School of Film, Dance and Theatre at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts.

Before ASU, Rodrigo has taught sound courses for 8 years in Music Production and Film schools at Estacio university in Rio de Janeiro. He has also founded ProClass, Avid's first certified training center in Brazil, where he also taught Pro Tools certification classes as an Avid Certified Instructor (ACI). Avid's creative tools, such as Pro Tools and Media Composer, are used in 6 of 6 of the major Film Studios in the world. Rodrigo has all levels of internationally recognized certifications in Pro Tools, the industry standard for digital audio workstation.

Rodrigos name is often present in the main Audio, Television and Film conferences in Brazil. His lectures and publications are acclaimed and he is also frequently in some conferences organization team for associations such as Audio Engineering Society (AES) and Brazilian Society of Television Engineering (SET), both which he has a long time active membership. He recently had a dedicated chapter with an interview in a book called "The Post Production Sound in the Brazilian Audiovisual, with 12 published interviews with whom the author consider Brazilian top sound professionals in this field. Internationally, in the last 3 years Rodrigo published 2 articles and did 3 presentations, in Los Angeles (USA), Las Vegas (USA) and Montevideo (URU).

Rodrigo holds a bachelors degree in Electronics and Computing Engineering, with emphasis on Digital Audio, a degree in Recording and Music Production and a masters degree in Education, with emphasis on Education and Media.

Education

Master's degree in Education awarded by the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2011. Area of research: Education and Media. Theme: TV Digitization and the Cultural Contexts

Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Computing Engineering awarded by the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2006. Area of specialization: Audio Signal Processing. Final Project: Real-time 3D Sound Tool.

Bachelor's technologist degree in Recording and Music Production awarded by the Estacio University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2001.(

Publications

CARREIRO, Rodrigo. “A Pós-Produção de Som no Audiovisual Brasileiro”. "The Post Production Sound in the Brazilian Audiovisual”. An e-book published in 2019 with interviews with 12 Brazilian Post Production Sound Professionals preceded by an introductory chapter that synthesizes the main results of the research. Chapter 13, pages 219-231, is an interview with Rodrigo Meirelles. ISBN # 978-85-67732-96-1. 2019, Paraíba, BRA.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo; KUWABARA, Helio; RONCONI, Carlos. "Immersive Audio and Remote Mixing of Rio's Carnival 2017 - Live Experience”. UHD case studies. Proceedings of NAB Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference. April 7 – 12, 2018. ISBN # 978-0-89324-010-3. Presented at NAB Show 2018 in Las Vegas, USA.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. "Áudio imersivo: Evolução da experiência sonora, viável e para todos.". “Immersive Audio: Evolution of the sound experience, feasible and for all”. Article published in the Brazilian Society of Television Engineering (SET) Magazine. August 2017, Issue 172, Year XXVI, p.48.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. "Áudio imersivo: nova experiência em áudio para ambientes domésticos". “Immersive Audio: a new experience in audio for the home”. Article published in the "Home Theater & Casa Digital" Magazine. November 2017, Issue 258.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo; KRUSZIELSKI, Luiz. "A Broadcast Film Leader with Audio Channel, Frequency and Synchronism Test Properties”. Audio Engineering Society Convention e-brief 286. Presented at the 141st Convention, September 29–October 2, 2016, Los Angeles, USA.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Processamento de áudio - Reverberadores, parte 1”. Article published on “Plug-ins etc” audio software column in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia”1 Magazine. March 2011, Issue 234.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Processamento de áudio - Reverberadores, parte 2”. Article published on “Plug-ins etc” audio software column in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. April 2011, Issue 235.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Processamento de áudio - Reverberadores, parte 3”. Article published on “Plug-ins etc” audio software column in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. May 2011, Issue 236.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Processamento de áudio - Reverberadores, parte 4”. Article published on “Plug-ins etc” audio software column in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. June 2011, Issue 237.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Processamento de áudio - Reverberadores, parte 5”. Article published on “Plug-ins etc” audio software column in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. August 2011, Issue 239.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Processamento de áudio - Reverberadores, parte 6”. Article published on “Plug-ins etc” audio software column in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. September 2011, Issue 240.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. "AES Brasil 2010”. Article published in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. July 2010, Issue 226.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. "TV Digitization and the Cultural Contexts”. Master’s dissertation presented to the Post-Graduation Program in Education of PUC-Rio as a partial requirement to obtain a Master's degree in Education. Advisor: Maria Apparecida Campos Mamede Neves. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 2010.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. "AES NY 2009”. Article published in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia”
 Magazine. December 2009, Issue 219.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo; TYGEL, Alan. “O conceito de plug-in de software - parte 1”. Article published in the digital edition of "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. February, 2009.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo; TYGEL, Alan. “O conceito de plug-in de software - parte 2”. Article published in the digital edition of "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. March, 2009.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo; TYGEL, Alan; HAMMERSCHLAG, Julio. “Digital Audio Workstations - onde estamos pisando? - Parte 1”. Article published in the digital edition of "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. October 2008.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo; TYGEL, Alan; HAMMERSCHLAG, Julio. “Digital Audio Workstations - onde estamos pisando? - Parte 2”. Article published in the digital edition of "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. December, 2008.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Real-time 3D Sound Tool”. Audio Signal Processing Final Project, presented to obtain Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Computing Engineering of UFRJ. Advisor: Luiz Wagner Pereira Biscainho. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2006.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Por Dentro do Formato Wave – Parte 1”. Article published in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. April 2004, Issue 152.

MEIRELLES, Rodrigo. “Por Dentro do Formato Wave – Parte 2”. Article published in the "Áudio, Música e Tecnologia” Magazine. May 2004, Issue 153.

Courses

Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
FMP 194 Special Topics
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
FMP 294 Special Topics
FMP 481 Film Production Capstone II
FMP 494 Special Topics
FMP 499 Individualized Instruction
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
FMP 294 Special Topics
FMP 494 Special Topics

Presentations

Lectures and Presentations

Speaker.
Calibragem de sistemas de monitorac'ao em estudios de produc'ao de audio. Invited by the speaker

manufacturer Genelec to perform a studio alignment and calibration webinar with their GLM system.

Genelec Masterclass (online) January 8th, 2020. Tempe, AZ, USA.

Guest Speaker.

Dolby Atmos for Broadcast. Globos Dolby Atmos mixing case studies for drama, sports and live shows.

Mixer Talk event at Dolby Labs booth at the NAB Show 2019. April 9th, 2019. Las Vegas, USA.

Guest Speaker.
Audio Imersivo. Immersive Audio concepts, content creation and technology.

Workshop for British Council and Oi Futuros ASA Project (Women in Sound), in partnership with British institutions Lighthouse and Shesaid.so.

December 1st, 2018. Rio de Janeiro, BRA. Panelist.

Audio Inmersivo. Una mirada a la produccion de contenidos en Brasil. Immersive Audio, an overview of content production in Brazil.

AES LAC. Audio Engineering Society Latin America Conference 2019. September 25th, 2018. Montevideo, URU.

Guest Speaker.
Estandar de Loudness en Broadcast en Brasil. Brazilian loudness standard for broadcasting. TEDx event at AES LAC. Audio Engineering Society Latin America Conference 2019.
September 26th, 2018. Montevideo, URU.

Guest Speaker.
Pos-Produc'ao. Post Production lecture.

Audiovisual and Media Convergence post graduate specialization course at UNISINOS university. August 31st and September 1st, 2018. Porto Alegre, BRA.

Guest Speaker.

A Experiencia do Audio Imersivo na TV - Dramaturgia. Experimenting immersive audio in drama content creation on TV.

Communication week event at Casper Libero university. August 31st, 2018. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Moderator, Chairman.
Produc'ao de Audio Imersivo. Immersive Audio Content Production conference panel.

SET Expo 2018. Content and Media Production Trade Show and Conference. August 30st, 2018. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Guest Speaker.

O Audio na Criac'ao em Realidade Virtual. Audio for Virtual Reality (VR) content creation. Conference about the use of technology on immersive storytelling.

BUG Lab event at Oi Futuro Cultural Center. August 30st, 2018. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.

O som em dispositivos portateis: desafios e oportunidades para a criac'ao de conteudo. Lecture about the sound on portable devices, its challenges and opportunities for content creation.

SET Sudeste 2018. Brazilian Society of Television Engineering Southeast Regional Conference. May 10th, 2018. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.

Immersive Audio for Drama Production. Lecture about Dolby Atmos experiences and opportunities to the content creation for drama (Film and Episodical).

AES Expo 2018. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 24th, 2018. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Moderator, Chairman.

Produc'ao de Conteudo Sonoro para Realidade Virtual. Conference panel about Sound Content Production for Virtual Reality (VR)

AES Expo 2018. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 23rd, 2018. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Panelist.
Experimentac'oes com Dolby Atmos no Brasil. Lecture about the experiences with Dolby Atmos for Movie Theatre

and Dolby Atmos for Home in Brazil at the Sound Conference Panel.

Semana ABC 2018. Brazilian Association of Cinematography (ABCINE) Annual Conference2. May 11th, 2018. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Keynote Speaker.

Produc'ao de Audio no Audiovisual - desafios e tendencias. Keynote for Film and Music Production students about the challenges and trends in sound production for audiovisual media.

Estacio University Fall Event.
May 6th, 2018. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.

"Immersive Audio and Remote Mixing of Rio's Carnival 2017 - Live Experience. Presentation of the National Association of Broadcasters Engineering and Information Technology Conference Paper for UHD case studies.

NAB Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference. April 8th, 2018. Las Vegas, USA.

Panelist.

Produtor de Som: novos conceitos para a realizac'ao sonora no audiovisual. In 2017, the ABCINE Annual conference sound panel was dedicated to a case study about the role of the audio producer, implemented at Globo led by Rodrigo, and a discussion with regards to the creation of this new role overall in the Brazilian Film industry.

Semana ABC 2017. Brazilian Association of Cinematography (ABCINE) Annual Conference. May 12th, 2017. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Keynote Speaker.

Produc'ao de Audio - desafios do som no audiovisual. Keynote for Social Communication students of Unicarioca about the challenges in sound production for audiovisual media and the careers in Sound.

Unicarreira - Unicarioca university event about careers. May 18th, 2017. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.

Audio em Dramaturgia. Lecture about "sound for drama productions" at the audio engineering regional meeting on UFRJ - Federal University of Rio de Janeiros campus.

Audio Engineering Society & COPPE/UFRJ Regional Meeting November 18h, 2016. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.

"A Broadcast Film Leader with Audio Channel, Frequency, and Synchronism Test Properties". Presentation of the Audio Engineering Societys e-brief Convention Paper.

141st Audio Engineering Society International Pro Audio Convention - Engineering e-brief 286. September 30th, 2016. Los Angeles, USA.

2 ABCINEs Annual Conference is the most popular Film Industry Conference in Brazil.
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Panelist.

The case study of "Liberdade Liberdade. A conference panel with a case study about the sound of the Globo's historic drama production (telenovela) called Liberdade Liberdade.

4th National Meeting of Film Sound Professionals. September 9th, 2016. Conservatoria, BRA.

Guest Speaker.
Pos Produc'ao de Audio. Lecture about audio post production for the short-film documentary class, with students

from all over Brazil that enrolled the Globo Universitys project.
Curtas Universitarios short-film documentary production project of Globo. June 18th, 2015. October 31st, 2014. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.

O Som nas Series de TV. Lecture about Sound on Globos episodical drama TV Series and a discussion about sound on Film and TV at the ABCINEs Sound Conference Panel.

Semana ABC 2015. Brazilian Association of Cinematography (ABCINE) Annual Conference. May 14th, 2015. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Guest Speaker.
Pos-Produc'ao. Post Production lecture.

Audiovisual and Media Convergence post graduate specialization course at UNISINOS university. Globo University Project.

May 10th, 2015. Porto Alegre, BRA. Keynote Speaker.

Som e Produc'ao de Audio para Cinema e TV. Inaugural lecture about Sound at Estacio University's Film School. Estacio University Film School's Spring 2015 inaugural event.

March 26th, 2015. Rio de Janeiro, BRA. Guest Speaker.

Pos-Produc'ao. Post Production lecture.
Audiovisual and Media Convergence post graduate specialization course at UNISINOS university. Globo University

Project.
May 16th, 2014. Porto Alegre, BRA.

Panelist.

5.1 em Series de TV: desenho de som, tecnicas e processos. Lecture about 5.1 Surround Sound content creation for TV. Sound design, techniques and processes.

AES Expo 2014. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 13th, 2014. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Guest Speaker.

Edic'ao e Finalizac'ao de Som no Audiovisual". Lecture about sound editing and post-production for audiovisual media at the Brazilian Conservatory of Music.

CBM - Brazilian Conservatory of Music April 25th, 2014. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Guest Speaker.

Pro Tools software para Pos-Produc'ao". Webinar about using Pro Tools for Audio Post Production (Film and TV). published in the manufactures official Brazilian channel.

Webinar for Avid Technology
December 22nd, 2014. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Guest Speaker.

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Edic'ao de Imagem e Som. Lecture about Sound Design and Editing for Film at Rio Market, part of the biggest audiovisual festival in Latin America.

Rio Market 2013 (Rio de Janeiros Film Festival) October 8th, 2013. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist

Novas Ferramentas de pos-produc'ao de audio. Trends in audio processing tools for post production, with international guests from Fraunhofer IIS, Wohler, Solid State Logic and TC Electronics.

SET Expo 2013. Content and Media Production Trade Show and Conference. August 19th, 2013. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Moderator, Chairman.

Audio Imersivo. Conference panel about Immersive Audio technologies and future perspectives regarding sound for film, tv, installations and multiple media formats, with international guests from Dolby Laboratories US and IOSONO GmBH .

AES Expo 2013. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 8th, 2013. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Moderator, Chairman.

Ferramentas de Processamento de Audio  aplicac'oes em mixagem. Conference panel about applications of digital audio processing tools in sound mixing, with international guests from TC Electronic and Solid State Logic manufacturers.

AES Expo 2013. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 8th, 2012. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Panelist
Audio 5.1 para TV. Lecture about 5.1 Surround Sound implementation for television.

AES Expo 2012. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 8th, 2012. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Panelist

Loudness. Lecture in the conference panel about the loudness standardization in Brazil. 2012 was a decisive year for this subject and Rodrigo was part of Brazilian the technical committee for loudness standardization and had a prominent role in its specifications and education.

AES Expo 2012. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section. May 8th, 2012. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Panelist.
Audio 5.1 para TV. Lecture about 5.1 Surround Sound implementation for television.

Audio Engineering Society - Brazil Section Regional Meeting November 21st, 2011. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist

Audio 5.1 em TV. Lecture in the "Surround Sound" conference panel about 5.1 Surround Sound implementation for television.

SET Expo 2011. Content and Media Production Trade Show and Conference. August 24th, 2011. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Panelist.
Audio 5.1 em TV. Lecture about 5.1 Surround Sound implementation for television.

SET Nordeste 2011. Brazilian Society of Television Engineering Northeast Regional Conference. July 13rd, 2011. Recife, BRA.

Panelist.
Audio 5.1 em TV. Lecture about 5.1 Surround Sound implementation for television.

SET Sul 2011. Brazilian Society of Television Engineering South Regional Conference.

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June 14th, 2011. Porto Alegre, BRA. Guest Speaker.

Pro Tools e Produc'ao Musical no Seculo XXI". Lecture about "Pro Tools and Music Production in the 21st Century" at the Brazilian Conservatory of Music.

CBM - Brazilian Conservatory of Music August, 2010. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Guest Speaker.
3D Sound". Lecture about 3D Sound.

Electronics Engineering Week, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) May, 2007. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Panelist.
A Tecnologia em Estudios de Gravac'ao. Lecture about Technology in Music Recording Studios. AES Expo 2005. Audio Engineering Society Convention - Brazil Section.
May, 2005. Sao Paulo, BRA.

Panelist.

Processamento de Plug-ins em DAW. Lecture about plug-in processing in digital audio workstations" at the Audio Engineering Societys regional meeting.

Audio Engineering Society - Brazil Section Regional Meeting November, 2004. Rio de Janeiro, BRA.

Board

 

ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS:

CAS - Cinema Audio Society

International

Associate Member #3288, since October 2019.

AES - Audio Engineering Society.

International

Associate Member #79932, since May 21st, 2009.

SET - Brazilian Association of Television Engineering

Brazil

Member, since August 17th, 2011.


Industry Positions

 

Globo (2009 - 2019)

• Sound Executive Supervisor (2014 - 2019)

Head of the Audio Producer's team (~10 people). Leading a high performance team, created to supervise both technical and artistic aspects of sound from pre production to post production. Deep involvement in the creative process. The audio producer is a new role in the Brazilian industry and its successful implementation at Globo was a case study presented by Rodrigo in the Brazilian Association of Cinematography (ABCINE) annual conference in 2017. The project that created the audio producer role, called “Audio Plan”, gave Rodrigo the 2015 Globo Technology’s Award for Technical and Operational Quality.

Rodrigo is also in the Globo’s UHD research and implementation group, in charge of immersive audio technologies such as Dolby Atmos and MPEG-H 3D Audio. Other than lectures and publications about this subject, some milestones were achieved. For instance, the first live streaming in Dolby Atmos worldwide and the first Brazilian content mixed in Dolby Atmos released in a movie theatre.

In-company educational projects such as the Audio School of the Technology Academy and the Artistic Concepts of Sound course of the Entertainment Academy were also led by Rodrigo during this period. Rodrigo also represents often Globo in universities over the “Globo University” program, a division of the company in charge of partnerships with universities all over the country.

• Post Production Sound Supervisor (2012 - 2014)

Head of the Sound Editing, Mixing and Audio Post Production team (~40 people). Leadership and team management roles as well as supervising the sound editing for all of the entertainment productions. New post production sound rooms were designed and the episodical drama series and telenovelas started to be mixed in surround 5.1. Sound designing case studies for these surround 5.1 content were presented by Rodrigo in conferences. From this period to nowadays, he was also part of the Globo University project, which is a company’s partnership with Brazilian Universities to approximate both industry and academy. He taught post production and audio classes in the Engineering school at UFRJ (RJ) and in Audiovisual and Media Convergence postgraduate specialization course at UNISINOS (RS).

• Audio Engineering Coordinator (2009 - 2012)

Leading the audio engineering processes and workflows for Post Production, with about 40 editors in 24 workstations and sound rooms, including a THX certified Film mixing room.

Some achievements were: migration from tape to file-based workflow in Post Production, 5.1 mixing format for TV implementation, investment in high performance up-to-date systems in audio post production and the development of customized training for the sound editors. During this time, Rodrigo was part of the Brazilian Technical Committee for loudness standardization that resulted in the Order 354/2012 of the Brazil’s Ministry of Communications.

 

ProClass Training (2008 - 2015)

• Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Founded the company, headed the marketing, sales and educational coordination teams, developed internal audio, video and IT curriculum, developed international partnerships and started a new facility, in Copacabana, in 2013.

In that period, ProClass became the:

  • -  FirstsimultaneouslyAvidandApplecertifiedtrainingcenterinBrazil.

  • -  FirstProTools100and200leveltrainingcenterinBrazil.

  • -  FirstAvidMediaComposerTrainingcenterinBrazil.

  • -  Reference in training solutions for digital music production, film and broadcast industries, being part of the career of various people all over Brazil.

• Instructor

 

Nas Nuvens Studio (2005)

• Audio Engineer

Audio Engineer, Music Studio, working with the renowned Music Producer Liminha. Some of the highlighted recording projects / albums are:

Hoje (2005). Artist: Os Paralamas dos Sucesso. Won the 2006's Latin Grammy as the best rock algum in the Portuguese language.

Até Onde Vai (2005). Artist: Jota Quest. Indicated to 2006's latin grammy as the best pop album in the Portuguese language. "Na Pista - Paralamas do Sucesso"

Na Pista etc. (2005). Artist: Djavan

Teoria Dinâmica Gastativa (2005). Artist: Forfun.

 

Estacio University (2004 - 2012)

• Professor 

Taught in the following programs (schools): Music Production, Film, Audiovisual Production, Radio and TV, Games and Multimedia Production.

Taught the following courses: Sound Editing, Sound Design, Pro Tools, Recording and Miking Techniques.
 

Ground Control Professional Audio (2002 - 2008)

Instructor of the Pro Tools curriculum of the Avid Learning Partner program, as an Avid Certified Instructor with all certifications, including Pro Tools Expert Music, Pro Tools Expert Post and Pro Tools 400 (ACSR - Avid Certified Support Representative). Other than Pro Tools courses, Rodrigo has taught workshops and classes about audio and sound design in general.

Taught in the following programs (schools): Music Production, Film, Audiovisual Production, Radio and TV, Games and Multimedia Production.

Taught the following courses: Sound Editing, Sound Design, Pro Tools, Recording and Miking Techniques.

• Training Director (2006 - 2008)

Ground Control is an audio engineering company that does studio installations, training and maintenance. During this period, Rodrigo was the director of the training division.

He started Digidesign Pro Tools official certification in Brazil. Lately, it became the ProClass training center.

He also developed a partnership with IAV School (Instituto de Áudio e Vídeo, SP) for audio engineering courses.

Ground Control training became a reference in Pro Tools courses in Brazil.

Executive Education Courses

 

Certification: ACI - Avid Certified Instructor

Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: certified as an Avid Certified Instructor. Last update: 2019.

 

Certification: Pro Tools Expert Post Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: certified as an expert in Pro Tools for Post Production (Film), the industry standard for digital audio workstation, officially by its manufacturer. 2010, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA.

Certification: Pro Tools Expert Music Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: certified as an expert in Pro Tools for Music Production, the industry standard for digital audio workstation, officially by its manufacturer. 2010, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA.

Certification: Pro Tools Operator Post Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: certified as an operator in Pro Tools for Post Production (Film), the industry standard for digital audio workstation, officially by its manufacturer. 2010, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA.

Certification: Pro Tools Operator Music Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: certified as an operator in Pro Tools for Music Production, the industry standard for digital audio workstation, officially by its manufacturer. 2010, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA. 

 

Certification: Pro Tools ACSR

Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: certified as an Avid Certified Support Representative in Pro Tools, the industry standard for digital audio workstation, officially by its manufacturer. 2013, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA.

 

Training: VENUE Live Sound

Issue organization: Avid Technology

Description: trained as an operator in VENUE system for live sound, officially by its manufacturer. 2010, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA.

 

Certification: Netmix Pro

Issue organization: Creative Networks Design (CND)

Description: certified as a Netmix Operator, a media asset management for sound effects and music libraries, officially by its manufacturer. 2010, Avid HQ, San Francisco, USA.

 

Training: Sennheiser Professional Systems Seminar Issue organization: Sennheiser

Description: trained in wireless microphones, professional audio systems and workflows and immersive audio production tools. 2018, Sennheiser’s HQ, Wedemark, Germany.

 

Training: 5.1 Surround Sound Mixing Issue organization: Video Symphony

Description: trained in 5.1 surround sound mixing by Video Symphony pro school of media production in Hollywood. 2012, Video Symphony, Los Angeles, USA.

 

Training: Leadership

Issue organization: FDC. Fundação Dom Cabral

Description: trained in leadership by the school "Fundação Dom Cabral” at Globo, Rio de Janeiro,