Robert Lee Ferguson
Alpharetta, Georgia

Cell 404-234-2951

E-Mail: rlferguson@mindspring.com


Education:

Western Carolina University 1982-1984
(Music Degree)
University of North Carolina-Asheville 1984-1986
( B.S. in Music and Audio Engineering)


Employment:

October 2004-present
* Free Lance Sound Designer

Turner Studios
Turner Studios Atlanta, GA

April 2000-present
Nutritional Sales - Self-Employed

June 1999-April 2000
Broadcast Engineer
Emerald Entertainment Group
Nashville, TN

1992-1999
* Sound Designer for the "Sound Design Team"

Turner Production Audio
Turner Entertainment Group; Atlanta, GA

 

* 1995 Emmy Award Winner for "Outstanding Achievement: Audio"
"95 SportSouth College Football Campaign"

* 1996 Emmy Award Nominee for "Outstanding Achievement
Individual Excellence: Audio"
"Rocket On Wheels" for Turner Adventure Learning

* 1996 Emmy Award Nominee for "Outstanding Achievement
Individual Excellence: Audio"
"Motor Sport Image" for SportSouth

* 1997 Monitor Award Winner for Audio Excellence
"TBS 'Feed Your Mind' Image Bumps"

* 1997 Telly Award Bronze Finalist for Music Composition
"
Turner Classic Movies'-Hollywood VS History--Commercial Campaign"

 

*Sound Design and Foley:
"Bill Cosby / Nighthawks"-Turner Classic Movies commercials
"Cartoon Planet" TV show for Cartoon Network (chief sound designer 1995-1997)
"Feed Your Mind" TV shows for TBS
"TNT 1998 Olympic Features"-50 features for 1998 Olympics in Nagano, Japan
"TNT 1998 Goodwill Games"-All features for 1998 Goodwill Games in New York
Extensive features, commercials, campaigns, and network ID's for
TBS, TNT, Turner Classic Movies, Cartoon Network,
SportSouth, TBS Sports, TNT Sports
TNT-LA, Turner Original Productions,
CNN, Headline News, CNN-International, CNN-Sports Illustrated

 

*Original Music for Turner Entertainment Group*


Music for the "Atlanta Junior League"
:30 and :15 Public Service Announcements

Music for "Screen Zone"
An interactive mall kiosk advertising movies and videos
1998 Screen Zone package

"Theme and Score for 'Safer Than Cigarettes"
1998 Turner Original Productions Movie

"Down By The River"-Cartoon Planet song for Cartoon Network
(also featured on 1997 Rhino Records CD release)

"Ramblin' and Wonderin"-Cartoon Planet song for Cartoon Network
(also featured on 1997 Rhino Records CD release)

"Rough Riders"-TNT Original Movie Trailers (length=4 X 1:30)

"Hollywood VS History"-Turner Classic Movies campaign commercials

"Theme for Datebook"--Turner Classic Movies Monthly Magazine

"Space Monkey"-TNT Latin America commercial

"Chicken Dance" --Network ID for The Cartoon Network

"Theme Song"--Sound Design Team Marketing Reel

 

1992-1999

Leading The Way with Michael Youssef
International Radio Ministry from
Church of the Apostles, Atlanta, GA
Audio Engineer: edit, assemble, and mix show for syndication
Session 8 and Pro Tools System


1995-1998

"faith to wait"
Christian Band and Ministry
Responsibilities included:

President of "Damascus Music Ministries, Inc." (non-profit organization)
Leader and Spokesman for "faith to wait"
Booking Agent and Manager for "faith to wait" (traveled throughout southeast)
Writer, producer, engineer for 10 song CD "faith to wait"
Independent release, received Southeast regional success
Web Design for "faith to wait" Web Site (http://www.mindspring.com/~faithtowait)

 

1992-1995

* Audio Engineer for Turner Production Audio (On-Line Video Suites)

 

1986-1992
(freelance in New York and New Jersey)

* Assistant Keyboard / MIDI Engineer for Jason Miles
(worked with Miles Davis, Luther Vandross, David Sanborn,
Roberta Flack, Whitney Houston, Marcus Miller, etc.)


* Audio Engineer (freelance):

Hirschberg Productions (16 track recording studio)-Chief Engineer and Studio Manager
Production Plus, Inc. (video editing facility)
Sammy Field's Studio (24 track recording studio)
Precision Recording-Atlanta (16 track recording studio)
and other audio-video facilities.

* Original Music:
Wrote, produced, and performed music for "Right to Know" Video Series
for the New Jersey State Board of Education
--A music video series teaching students how to
protect themselves from harmful chemicals

Personal: Spouse-Karleen Parks Ferguson
Children-Lee (13), Hope (11), Benjamin (9), and Stephen (6)


Equipment Experience List:

Digital Workstations and Mix Consoles:
Protools with Procontrol
Studer D940 Digital Console with total control automation
Studer Dyaxis Digital Workstation
with flying fader automation and virtual tracks
Amek Classic 32-Channel console
Amek and Mackie D8B Consoles

Speakers and Outboard Gear:
Genelec, KRK, Auratone, Yamaha, JBL
DBX Compressor / Limiters
Eventide 3000, and 4000 Harmonizers
Lexicon 300L Reverb

Audio Software:
Sonic Search SFX software
Macromedia's SoundEdit 16 and Deck II
DigiDesigns Pro Tools
DigiDesigns Session 8

MIDI Equipment:
Opcode's Vision Studio Pro MIDI sequencing software
Opcode's Galaxy Librarian
Opcode's Studio 3, 4, and 5
Kurzweil K2500 and K2000 Sampling Keyboards
Akai S3200XL, S3200, and S2000 samplers
Yamaha DX7, and TX81Z
Roland JV-1080, and D110
Oberheim Keyboards
Fatar Controller with weighted keys
Alesis DM5 drum module
Drumkat Controller

Computer Knowledge:
MAC and MAC OS X, and Windows

Other Software Knowledge:
ClarisWorks, FileMaker Pro,
Adobe Pagemill and Photoshop,
Microsoft Word, Exell, Powerpoint,
Microsoft FrontPage,

Recording Formats:
Hard Drive, Magneto Optical,
Iomega JAZ or ZIP, DAT, Tascam DA88,
D2, DigiBeta, BetaSP, 1", 3/4 ", VHS

Instruments Played:
Keyboards, Guitar, and Vocals



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