A selection of my latest articles
Who is Marco ?
I am a Sound Engineer, Music Producer and Video Colourist, with more than a decade of international experience in the field. I started my journey in the audio world in Italy, and after working with several studios and production houses, I moved to Ireland and then to Kenya. I have worked with corporates, established and upcoming bands, theatres and live events. Growing and shaping the gradually tapped potential of Kenyan Art and Artists.
My technical competences and skill are formed over a decade of projects and studies, to have the right tool at the right time.
Never missed a delivery! Always in line with the client’s expectations.
Get the value of what you pay for. Not any other extra surge price or hidden fee.
What can I do For You
Your sounds, properly cooked.
Every sound at the right place.
Not only audio, also video services.
Want to DIY?
to Make your dreams sound true
Every song or video is a unique piece of art, for this I truly believe that an engineer should never simply be a technician, but also have other important qualities which are not written in the school books. An engineer should have a seasoning to their craft.
Some of my recent Projects
Mixing and mastering of the song “Heaven”, by the Kenyan artist Waksy Gachanja. August 2020.
Mixing and Mastering the song “C’Est La Vie” for the Kenyan artist Patoh Njuguna, October 2019
Recording, Mixing and Mastering the album “Bunyore Superstars” of the homonym band, April-July 2019.
Straight Line Connection
Mixing and Mastering the album “Spaceless”, by the Kenyan band Straight Line Connection, May 2019.
Design the acoustic devices for the sound treatment of Deify Studio in Nairobi, June 2019.
Trainer of Blackmagic Design products, April 2019.
Offering an online Course in Sound Engineering and Music Production, on the E-Learning platform Skillshare.com, from May 2019 to current.
Production of 2 songs featured in the soundtrack of the documentary. The songs are written, arranged and performed by the Kenyan artist Ondi Madete, March 2019
Production of the album “Nataka Sitaki” by the Kenyan band Murfy’s fLaw, 2019.
Mixing and Mastering the EP “Tangawizi” by Ondi Madete, January 2019.
Online coaching in Home and Professional Recording and Music Production, for the platform Docety.com, January 2019.
Lilly Bekele Piper
On-Location recording of the podcast “Up/Root”, 2018 to 2019.
Sawa Life LLC
Recording engineer of the theme song for the “Sawa Life” digital campaign, 2018.
Mastering, August 2020.
Mastering the album “Thoughts of My Heart” by the Kenyan artist Enoque Wambua, June 2018.
Harry Kimani and Freddie
Mastering engineer for the song “Waste My Time” by the Kenyan duo Harry Kimani and Freddie, March 2018.
Adjunct Faculty Instructor in the Sound Engineering & Music Production Department, January 2018 to May 2019.
formerly Media Tec of Africa – MTIA
Director of Studies and Lecturer in Sound Engineering and Music Production, October 2017 to January 2019.
David Sanna & various artists
Mixing and Mastering of the album “A Jazzy Christmas – Revival Album 2017” by David Sanna, December 2017.
Atemi & Eric Wainaina
Mixing and Mastering of the single “O Come All Ye Faithful” sang by Atemi and produced by Eric Wainaina.
Recording, Mixing and Mastering of the cover of the single “Daima Mkenya”, by Eric Wainaina, November 2017.
Ammi the Veggieman & David Hunter
Mastering of the single “Fist Up So”, by Ammie the Veggieman and produced by David Hunter, 2017.
Studio refurbishment and renewal of the existing recording studio at the Permanent Presidential Music Commission of Kenya, and relative personnel training for the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Culture, 2017.
Audio and IVR production
Audio production for the IVRs and the rebranding of Telkom Kenya, 2017.
Audio production and scoring for the Kenyan campaign of Nescafè, 2017.
HBR featuring Various artists
Audio production and artist mentorship for the HBR show “The Cover Kenya” featured by Rae Kiragu, 2016.
Remastering of the single “Nipe Mfano” by the kenyan artist “Mandy”, 2016.
Production of the single “Tell me” by the Kenyan artist Cheruto, 2016.
Scoring for the intro theme of the TV series K.E.R.U and full color grading, April to November 2016.
Mastering the single “Coco” by the artist Yviona, November 2016.
Overview of the production of the theme for the Tokyo International Conference for African Development 2016.
Production of the single “Memories” by the Kenyan artist Edgewell, 2016.
Scoring of the marathon’s theme and audio production of all the audivisual material, 2016.
Audio production for the “Derivatives” campaign, October 2015.
Audio production for the marketing of an internal product, 2016.
Head of the Audiovisual
Managing the recording studio and all the other audiovisual facilities of the Eastern African company Homeboyz Entertainment ltd., June 2015 to December 2017.
Director of the training
Director of the training in Sound Engineering and Music Production for the M.T.A., June 2015 to December 2017.
Production of the single “Empty Pages” by the Kenyan artist Ondi Madete, 2015.
Color grading of the shortmovie “Next”, presented at the Nairobi 48Hours Film Festival 2015.
Kombo & the Afrosimba
Mastering of the album “Pandizo” by “Kombo and the Afrosimba”, 2015.
Full production of the EP of the Kenyan band “Sarabi”, 2015.
Training in Sound Engineering
Volunteering in training Kenyans in Live and Studio Sound, September 2014 to January 2016.
i2 – Image & Imagination
Audio post-production of the documentary “Memories for Ageing People”, commissioned by the Rotary Club in Rome.
Production of the EP “Flashback” by the Italian band Flashback, 2013.
Production of the single “Sorriderai” by the Italian artist Valerio Forconi, 2014.
San De Villa
Recording and post-production assistant of the single “Be my baby” by the Italian band San De Villa.
San De Villa
Recording assistant of the single “Delay” by the Italian band San De Villa, 2013.
Production of the single “Julie” by the Italian band The Jesters, 2012.
Managing the recording studio and coordinating the educational activities of the music school, 2011 to 2014.
A Dream Sound needs a Dream Team
Recordist, Post-Production, Color – Founder
Recordist, Field Agent – joined March 2019
Recordist, Field Agent – joined March 2019