Gary Bromham - Digidesign & Apple Certified Instructor
Gary is a Digidesign Certified Instructor and one of only three Apple-selected Distinguished Professionals (APD). He is qualified to teach to operator level for Pro Tools and Level 2 for Logic Pro. Gary brings to his teaching extensive industry experience as a producer, engineer and songwriter.
He began his production/writing career in Iceland. During his time spent working in Iceland he co-produced the Eurovision entry, made an album with jazz-funk band Mezzoforte and worked with the now high-profile artist, Bjork.
Whilst working with Andrew Ridgeley on his solo album, Gary was also fortunate enough to work with George Michael. Though not hugely successful in commercial terms, the recording of this album taught him a great deal in respect of the calibre of session musicians he was working with and the type of studio he was able to record in.
In 1990 Gary was offered his first publishing deal with Warner Chappell Music. Proving a great success, he wrote with many varied and successful artists and songwriters including Sheryl Crow, Bow Wow Wow, The Tubes’ Fee Waybill, Robbie Neville, Eddie Money and The Fixx, spending a large period of his time in New York, Nashville and Los Angeles.
“Gary exceeded expectation with his ability to explain the techniques of Logic and, more importantly, how to apply them.”
In 1995 Gary signed a major record deal with EMI with his band The Big Blue. They released two singles and achieved moderate success. Following the demise of the band Gary returned to song writing and production, signing a new publishing deal with Reverb Music. He has had hits with Lonyo’s ‘Summer of Love’, Dannii Minogue’s‘Who Do You Love Now’ and with Sheryl Crowe’s, ‘Soak up the Sun’. More recently he has collaborated with top songwriter Pam Sheyne on different writing/ production projects including Sony sensation Delta Goodrem, Lemar, Tina Arena and Lisa Scott-Lee.
Gary has just has just finished producing the debut album for Icelandic pop sensation, Nylon; written and produced songs on an album for new artist, Karen Louise and produced 3 songs for a successful EMI covers compilation album, Road Trip. He currently has holds on songs for Kylie, Vanessa Amorosi and is collaborating with another top songwriter, Steve Lee.
Gary has been selected by Apple as one of three ADP’s (Apple Distinguished Professionals) in the UK to represent how their application, Logic Studio, is used in a professional studio environment. As part of this program he is a certified Logic 101 and 301 trainer. Gary frequently guest lecturers at several universities in the UK, speaking on song writing, production/mixing and bringing his extensive knowledge and experience to students.
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