Independent Musician, Producer, Composer, Organizer, and Performer.
Extensive FileMaker Pro and MacOS experience, past Apple Certified Helpdesk Specialist.

  • Composition and Sound Design
  • Logic Pro X and GarageBand
  • FileMaker Pro
  • A lifetime dedicated to the study, composition, and professional production and performance of music in diverse genres: Pop, Classical, Rock, Electronic, Flamenco, Latin, Brazilian, Hip-Hop, Afghan, Persian, Hindustani Classical, Irish
  • A passion and faculty for learning and creating everything music-related.
  • Deep knowledge of relational databases, scripts, calculations, basic programming and API integrations, from 10+ years work in FileMaker Pro, developing and deploying my own CRM database for gig/event work.
  • Other: Nuendo, Pro Tools, Excel, Word, Photoshop, Rapidweaver

Mr Freeze Music Productions ’07-Current
  • 12 years Logic Pro (X) Audio Engineering, Producing, Composing, Tracking, Mixing, Mastering, in a variety of genres and styles, independently, collaboratively, and for hire.
  • Composition & Production for placements in multiple TV shows and Movies (Dark Blue, Kingdoms of Grace, Damages, NCIS LA, Hostel 3, Royal Pains, The New Normal, Captain Philips, Shahs of Sunset, Animal Kingdom, Queen Sugar, Grand Hotel, Rosewood, Angel Azul, etc)
  • Sound Design experience in Logic Pro X and with the Access Virus TI Synth; ADSR envelopes, Filters, Oscillators, Matrix, FX, etc
Daniel Fríes Music ’04-Current
  • Organizing, composing, and performing largely original music for Private and Public Events, including for Apple, Oracle, Salesforce, David Pogue, Barak Obama, Ed Lee, etc.
  • I run the business: Web design, database development and management, negotiations, contracting, client communications, SEO, marketing, personnel, etc.
  • Detail-oriented, positive attitude - as evidenced in my business’s numerous strictly 5-star yelp reviews
The Berkeley Mac Guy ’07-‘11
  • Independent Apple Certified Help Desk Specialist (reviews)
  • Hardware and Software troubleshooting and repair - closed to switch to music full time
Motivo s.r.l. ’03-’05
  • Product Manager/Programmer at Independent Italian Dance Music Record Label

University of California at Berkeley ’94-‘99
  • B.A. Music, Golden Key Honor Society
  • Composition, Musicology, Music History, Jazz, Keyboard, Ghanaian Drumming, Javanese Gamelan, Cal Band Tuba section leader
Independent Music Studies ’96-‘03