BiG Audio Productions is a licensed, professional recording studio owned and operated by multi-award nominated certified audio engineer and music producer, Bob Gabelhouse. Bob's extensive experience in music, recording and live concert mixing have given him the ability to engineer and produce high-quality recordings and mixes with a tight yet 'live' edge and big, present sound. High-fidelity is his focus, priority and passion.
We asked Bob the following questions:
What is your name of your business/organization?
BIG Audio Productions
What does your business/organization do?
Recording studio & music production
Where can people find your business/organization online?
What is your mission?
Bringing a world-class recording experience to the Okanagan
If you could achieve one thing within your field, what would it be?
To create one of the greatest albums from Canada
If you were to receive any existing public award, what award would you like to win?
Where do you want your business/organization to be in 5 years?
Same location, here by the lake, but with a Juno on the shelf
Who do you consider to be a forerunner within your field?
Bob Rock, Bob Ezrin, Bob Clearmountain, Bob Ludwig, etc.
What 3 qualities do you feel that your business/organization exemplifies?
1) The studio has been called "one of the nicest spaces in North America".
2) An excellent selection of world-class recording equipment.
3) Decades of expertice in engineering & music production.
How does your business/organization impact the community?
By helping local talent to fullfill their dreams & goals with their music.
It's all about people's music!
What is the best part of operating in Kelowna?
Being in BC, by the lake, with gorgeous insipring views, and the great people.
What has been your proudest accomplishment?
Designing and building this world-class facility is my proudest business/career accomplishment.
If you were trapped in an elevator with several wealthy investors from any field, which field would you want them to be experts in? What would say to them/talk about?
The four Bob's mentioned above, and I would ask them all kinds of technical questions about their techniques with recording engineering & music production.
What other businesses/organizations in Kelowna would you recommend to others?
Behring Music, Wentworth Music & World of Music
What is your favourite event in Kelowna?
Canada Day celebrations
If I could change 1 thing about Kelowna, it would be:
Mufflers on loud motor bikes and boats that cause hearing damage.
What do you think makes Kelowna great?
Nature & people
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Photo Credit to: Garrett Nickel