Session Director & Music Producer, Grayson Music Group
Tyson Kuteyi is an award-winning producer, composer, recording and mixing engineer at the center of the advertising, TV, film and music industries. His keen ability to connect with each project's unique requirement, combined with his technical and musical knowledge has made him a top choice for the recording, production and mixing needs of brands and artists internationally.
He began his career at age 17 as a DJ where he began to develop an ear for live mixing, song structure and vocal arrangements. Over the years he's masterfully fine-tuned his skills to become one of the most sought-after producers for television and advertising. In addition to being part of various productions like X Factor and The Next Star, in 2018-2019 Tyson worked as an engineer and consultant on CTV's nationally televised show, "The Launch."
Working with writers and producers like Scott Borchetta (discovered Taylor Swift) and Jon Levine (Dua Lipa, Alessia Cara, Andy Grammar, Avril Lavigne), the show became the launching pad for many of Canada's top artists.
In the booth, Tyson has directed various big-name voices such as Bryan Cranston, Tina Fey, P. Diddy, k-os, T-Pain, Kardinal Offishall, Nelly Furtado and Leonard Cohen.
His attention to detail holds the ability to extract the true potential within every project he works on. He approaches his craft with exceptional intensity and passion which has helped to carve a solid niche for himself in the music industry and advertising industry, allowing his technical know-how to be displayed through each creative endeavor.
GMS 2023: Creating Custom Music For Sync: How Do Artists Get The Gigs?
Thursday, October 12, 2023, 1:45 PM
Finding opportunities to write songs and create music for visual media projects is the holy grail for working musicians and creators. While creating custom music can be incredibly lucrative, more often than not it's incredibly frustrating due to the spec nature of the game. Learn valuable secrets from leading industry professionals, artists and composers along multiple points of this complicated ecosystem who have successfully cracked the code and are generating revenue on a daily basis.