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Amber Cortes

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Member since 2007


  • Seattle, WA

Contact Amber

Amber is available for

Producing and reporting sound rich longform features, breaking news, experimental sound art, tape syncs, content and story strategy consulting.
  • Business
  • Editing
  • Engineering
  • Music
  • Producing
  • Recording
  • Reporting
  • Voice

About Amber

Amber Cortes is a a writer, producer, and sound artist currently living in Seattle. She has covered music, art, cultural and environmental issues for The Guardian, Vice, Grist, The Seattle Times, The Stranger, High Country news, and more. She's produced radio for WBAI, WNYC, KBCS, KUOW, and KALW. She frequently does tape syncs in the area.

Amber's Portfolio



  • Audience Development
  • Field Producing
  • Field Recording
  • Hosting
  • Marketing
  • Mixing
  • Producing
  • Reporting
  • Research
  • Show Development
  • Social Media
  • Sound Design
  • Story Editing
  • Tape Syncs


  • Adobe Audition
  • Pro Tools
  • Hindenburg
  • TASCAM DR 40X Recorder
  • Zoom H2 & H3 Recorders
  • Rode Shotgun Microphone
  • Remote recording and producing software
  • Ableton Live
  • Canon Rebel DSLR