Hello, I’m Mark. I am a creative audio and video engineering professional with an extensive history producing dynamic audio and visual content for the film, television, radio and gaming industries. I’m a Co-Owner of Studio West, whose clients include Blink 182, Melissa Etheridge, Arctic Monkeys, Lauryn Hill, and major film studios.

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  • Any aspect of audio and video production, and post-production.
  • Any Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) and music/video production software, including Ableton Live, ProTools, Adobe Premiere Pro.
  • Equipping home and commercial recording studios.
  • Developing an educational curriculum for students of audio and video production.
  • Any of the projects I have worked on, or bands, artists and brands that I have worked with.


  • Over 15 years experience as a professional educator in media production.
  • Co-Owner of Studio West, San Diego’s premier commercial recording studio, and home of The Recording Arts Center.
  • Worked directly with Studio West clients, including Marvel, Warner Brothers, Sony, Paramount, Disney and NPR.
  • Co-Founder of TRAC (The Recording Arts Center).

Additional Skills

Commercial StudiosHome StudiosMixing and MasteringFilm Score, TV and Video Game MusicVoice-OverAbleton LiveAdobe PremiereCubaseLogicMic TechniquePro ToolsProductionVideo Production

Mark Kirchner

Co-owner of Studio West. Arctic Monkeys, Blink 182, The Killers.

$1.33 / minute

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Mark Kirchner

Location: San Francisco, CA
Timezone: Pacific Standard Time (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US and Canada); Tijuana
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