Live Sound services for musicians and ensembles of all genres & types. Necessary equipment available for productions in small to medium sized venues, and assistance with equipment rentals for larger venues. Live Recording, audio editing, and production also available.
Need help developing/ writing for/ editing your web presence? Looking for help with copy for your social media pages? Whether it's deciding how to increase your likes on facebook, getting your recital to Soundcloud or YouTube, or how to develop a better press kit - DissonantGrace can help!
From soldering cables to instrument repairs to touring logistics... DissonantGrace has managed and developed music summer camps, festivals, sound & vocal percussion clinics; planned audio installtions for churces and auditoriums, designed touring systems for a cappella groups and jazz combos, wired studio installations, and much more.
Dissonant Grace started as a duo project but is now a musician's one-stop-shop for audio engineering, web & public relations supports and more. In a world full of dissonance, we hope to share a little bit of grace.
A native of East Germany, listening to gospel and Bach, Theo has always been a musician first. Starting on cello and guitar, he now does most of his performing on piccolo upright and electric bass, but also enjoys stage time beat boxing, live-looping, and with the saxophone.
As a member of various ensembles, Theo has toured and performed in Europe, Taiwan, Central America and South Africa; in venues including the Birdland in Hamburg, United Nations and WHO headquarters in Geneva, as well as the Presidential Residences of Taiwan and Costa Rica. He has had the honor to man the mixer for such diverse artists as New York Voices, Jamey Haddad, Gary Smulyan, Paul Livingstone, Balawan, the World Vision Youth Ambassadors, and the Toledo Jazz Orchestra to name a few.
Other professional endevours include working on trauma informed care and positive behavior support stragegies for individuals with intellectual disablities and mental health challenges at Northwest Ohio Developmental Center, writing and editing for McGraw Hill publishing company, and diverse Organization Development & Change Management projects.