“MMT was and always has been central to my work in Audio Production, it was here I learned to focus and refine my practice, but also collaborate in many areas I would not have been exposed too prior to my attending the course in 1997”
WOW & FLUTTER by Jimmy Eadie
Embers by Samuel Beckett
James (Jimmy) Eadie is an Audio Engineer/Producer whose work covers recording, sound design and installation. He has worked with, PanPan Theatre, The Abbey Theatre, Dead Centre Theatre, Cois Ceim, Rough Magic, Daghda, RTÉ, Project Arts Centre, the National Concert Hall and many other independent companies, he has been nominated and won the Irish Times Theatre award for best sound in 2011 and 2015. His sound installation work has been presented in many Irish galleries and internationally (National Concert Hall Dublin, IMMA Ireland, Edinburgh Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Lincoln Centre, Barbican). He is a founding member of the Crash Ensemble and worked with them as their audio engineer and technical manager from 1997 to 2015, in 2015 he was made the ensemble's first Creative Partner. Jimmy has collaborated with artists, composers and performers from varied backgrounds and genres, earning many number music award nominations and much critical acclaim.
Read an interview with the Irish Times about Jimmy’s award winning sound design for PanPan Theatre’s production of All That Fall by Samuel Beckett here.
He has performed and recorded with the bands Into Paradise and The idiots and released solo works as Amusement, Ice iv and Ick. Jimmy has toured worldwide with Irish acts as engineer/producer and sound designer. He has trained extensively with international audio companies; Meyer (USA), L’Acoustic Audio (France) and Rational Acoustics (UK). Recording credits include We Cut Corners, Jape, Donnacha Dennehy, the Jimmy Cake, OKO, Si Schroeder, Valerie Francis, and many more.