James R. Gralian
I’ve been a sound tech for over half my life, working in theater, radio, recording and editing, and with online audio including podcasting. I have created several websites and am a content creator for several sites that follow my interests. I am currently the Head Audio Tech at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, Colorado.
Head Audio – Ellie Caulkins Opera House
March 2017 – Present
Local Stagehand – Denver, Colorado
January 1997 – Present (when not on tour)
“Lion King, National Tour” – Asst. Sound, Asst. Electrician – Disney Theatrical
Nov. 2002 – September 2005, July 2007 – April 2012
“Blues Clues, Tour” – Head Sound – Juniper Street Productions
July 2002 – September 2002
“Annie Get Your Gun, National Tour” – Head Sound – Nina Lannan Assc.
April 2001 – June 2001
“Les Miserables, 3rd National Tour” – Asst. Sound – Alan Wasser Assc.
March 1998 – July 2000
KBCO, KHIH, KHOW – Engineering Assistant – Noble Broadcasting, Jacor Broadcasting
August 1994 – January 1997
Technical services, including repairing equipment, design and building studios, remote broadcasts, working on automation systems, and audio systems.
Soundings, A Colorado Symphony Podcast – Producer, Editor
April 2013 – Present
The Avs Hockey Podcast – Co-host, Co-producer, Editor
May 2010 – Present
The Rink Podcast – Co-host, Producer, Editor, Webmaster
October 2008 – October 2011 (show on hiatus)
High School Graduate – Olde Columbine High School, Longmont, CO
Other technical skills include recording and DAW editing (Logic Audio), audio software (Audio Hijack Pro, Audacity, Fission, Screenflow, Compressor, Reason), MIDI, corporate A/V, blogging and web software (WordPress). Experience with both PC and Mac computers.
Member of IATSE Local 7, since 1999.
Member of AIR.