Timo Preece (Certified Ableton Trainer, ProTools Expert) is an accomplished audio technologist, multi-media consultant, sound designer and electronic musician.
He graduated with a degree in Ethnomusicology from UCLA and a Masters in Sound Design at the University of Edinburgh, UK. From conceptualizing and building cutting-edge setups for audio/visual performance to offering inventive solutions for composition, production and technology integration, Timo has worked with a wide variety of sound enthusiasts, companies and world renown artists.
One of the world’s first certified Ableton Live trainers and longstanding AVID Protools Expert, Timo is a skilled and versatile educator who integrates real world experience and cutting-edge techniques to his approach. He has developed curricula for several renowned training centers and was director for sound art courses at Ex’pression College and Pyramind. Additionally, he conducts skills oriented workshops and master classes internationally and teaches online audio technology courses.
Currently, Timo lives in Berlin and works as a freelance sound designer, audio consultant, producer and performer. He writes audio technology articles for Ask.Audio and develops sound design training videos for MacProVideo. Musically, Timo has several projects that revolve around Ableton Live and advanced controller configurations: GravityTerminal- Dark cinematic electronic creation/design/performance... Planetary Cymatic Resonance- Musical project based on tunings calculated from natural frequencies found in our universe like the movement of planets or the resonances of molecules... Sonic Sadhana- live electronics and acoustic instrumentation merged with nada yoga practices.