On the Move - Mixonline

On the Move

Who: Chris Martirano, founder of Brainchild Group LLC, exclusive U.S. distributor for Evolution Products Main Responsibilities: overseeing all facets of distribution, public relations and advertising placement
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Who: Chris Martirano, founder of Brainchild Group LLC,exclusive U.S. distributor for Evolution Products

Main Responsibilities: overseeing all facets of distribution,public relations and advertising placement

Previous lives:
1999-2002, Young Chang America, director of product development
1986-1999, Kurzweil regional and district sales manager
1985-1986, keyboard retail sales for Ed Roman (East Coast Sound)
1985, keyboardist for Voices

The one profession that I would like to try is…owningmy own scuba diving tour business in Maui. It would be cool to combineunderwater recording and sound design and create some new CD-ROMtitles.

The one piece of studio equipment most like my personalityis…the Kurzweil KSP8/RSP8 due to its multiprocessingskills.

If I could have been a fly on the wall for a recording session,it would have been…Yes' Close to the Edge orRelayer sessions.

Currently in my CD changer: Tower of Power's Power,Jimi Hendrix's Electric Ladyland, Wendy Carlos' Tales ofHeaven & Hell, the Three Tenors Volume 1, Thomas Dolby'sAliens Ate My Buick, Steely Dan's Gaucho, Pink Floyd'sThe Division Bell, Emerson, Lake & Palmer's Trilogy,Peter Gabriel's Us and Chick Corea's Elektric Band's InsideOut.

When I'm not in the office, I'm usually…trying to be agood husband to my wife of 20 years, Deborah, and father to my threesons: Jeff, 18, Stephen, 16, and Christian, 13.

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