Johnny Chao, Jr.
Digidesign Certified Pro Tools HD 7 Operator
Music Production/Post Production
Musician’s Institute (GIT)
Certificate of Completion, Professional Music
Prior to attending the Musician’s Institute in Hollywood, Johnny was already an accomplished guitarist, playing in numerous bands in the Los Angeles area. He also played guitar at various concert venues and Las Vegas casino resorts, including The Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Shoreline Amphitheater, Harrah's Casino, Pechanga Casino, Mandalay Bay, Caesar’s Palace, and MGM, for Asian crossover pop artists such as Coco Lee, Chang Hue Mei (A-Mei), S.H.E., Show Luo, Rainie Yang, Sandy Lam, Kenny Bee, Chang Yu, Cass Peng, Alex To, Huang Ping Yuan and Hsiao Gang just to name a few. He also played guitar and arranged for albums released in Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Since 2006, Johnny has been expanding his music career to composing for tv and film. Working with world-renowned film composer Nathan Wang(The Game Plan, She's The Man, Wendy Wu) Johnny's most recent work as a composer and guitarist are featured in several 2007 and 2008 releases such as Labou, Flight Of The Living Dead(European Release), The Final Season(U.S. release date 10/12/07), Japanese Animation The Highlander(DVD), Brotherhood(U.S. t.v. series, 2008), and Valentine(U.S. t.v. series, 2008)
Currently, Johnny remains busy as a freelance producer, composer, session musician, and recording/mixing engineer. After studying with acclaimed mixing engineers such as Grammy Award winner Charles Dye(Jon Bon Jovi, Ricky Martin, Jennifer Lopez, Shakira), Johnny hopes to introduce his production and mixing techniques to Chinese pop music.
Johnny Chao Jr.
Digidesign Pro Tools HD 7
Musician‘s Institute (GIT)
從好萊塢著名Musician’s Institute 畢業前, Johnny已經
凱撒宮 (Caesars’ Palace), Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Harrah’s Casino, Shoreline Amphitheater 和MGM, 為頂尖藝人如李玟, 張惠妹, S.H.E, 林憶蓮, 鍾鎮濤, 羅志祥, 楊丞琳, 杜德偉, 張宇, 小剛﹙周傳雄), 黃品源 等 彈奏。此 外, 他的吉他彈奏也被收錄於臺灣和香港發行 的唱片。
2006 年起, Johnny逐步地擴大他的音樂事業, 開始為好萊塢電視
和電影配樂及混音。他的吉他彈奏, 配樂, 及混音
在幾部好萊塢電視劇及電影如 Labou(DVD), Flight Of The Living Dead(European Release), The Final Season(U.S. release date 10/12/07), Japanese Animation The Highlander(DVD), Brotherhood(U.S. T.V. Series 2008), 和 Valentine(U.S. T.V. Series 2008) 都可以聽到.
值得一提的﹐Johnny也是擁有Digidesign Pro Tools HD 7 認證的操作員
( 音樂製作/後期處理), 也是得過葛萊美獎的混音工程師Charles Dye(Ricky Martin, Jon Bon Jovi, Jennifer Lopez, Shakira) 的得意門生.