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Aaron Dalton

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producer/sound designer/mixer/director/maker
Member since 2021

Location

  • Los Angeles, CA

Portfolio

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Aaron is available for

sound design, exec/sr/supervising producing, recording, tape sync, talent directing
  • Editing
  • Engineering
  • Music
  • Producing
  • Recording
  • Scripting
  • Voice
  • Other
  • Teaching

About Aaron

Aaron A. Dalton is a seasoned audio, multi-platform, and podcast creator, with a strong background in production.

He excels at leading diverse teams, and managing complex projects. His work has reached millions across the globe, and won multiple awards and nominations over the years. Throughout his career he's developed, created, produced, sound designed, and run quality productions of all kinds. Aaron has a history of successful, innovative shows, events, and tours, having directed live broadcasts from venues like Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 

Aaron enjoys working with both veteran broadcasters and new talent. He’s also post-produced and sound designed audio shows like MSNBC's Into America, Dateline NBC’s The Thing About Helen & Olga, and The Naked American Songbook from WNYC Studios.

As a freelance producer, he's collaborated with big names like Spotify, Universal Music, Warner Records, NPR, The Metropolitan Opera, and TIME magazine, among others. 

Aaron now lives in LA with his wife, daughter, and a rescue dog named Guthrie. He remains a New Yorker in mind and spirit, as well as an occasional southerner.

For more: please visit my new site aaronadalton.com, listen to work samples are here, see a list of awards and nominations here, an incomplete list of podcast credits on Podchaser, and an even less-complete list of credits on IMDB.

Aaron's Portfolio

Experience

Skills

  • Mixing
  • Voice Coaching
  • Tape Syncs
  • Story Editing
  • Sound Design
  • Show Development
  • Scrubbing and Audio Editing
  • Scoring
  • Producing
  • Mentoring
  • Field Recording
  • Field Producing
  • Composition
  • Budgeting
  • Audio Engineering
  • Voiceover

Equipment

  • Neumann KMS 105s (pair)
  • Zoom H4n
  • Mic stands and pistol grip
  • UAD interface
  • Pro Tools
  • iZotope RX, FabFilter, many other plugins & production apps
  • Shure 55SH
  • Shure SM58
  • Sound Devices MixPre-3 ii

Previous Work

  • Sound Designer and Senior Producer at MSNBC / NBCNews / NBCUniversal (Nov 2019 - Aug 2023)
  • Senior Producer at Stay Tuned with Preet / CAFE (Apr - Nov 2019)
  • WNYC / WQXR / New York Public Radio at Producer / Sound Designer (Dec 2009 - April 2019)