Date of birth: 11 January 1976
Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, 2005, Electronic Music, Audio Engineer Bachelor in Arts in Music
Languages: English: B2.2
2013-present University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy, lecturer of Music Technology
2011-2013 University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy, head of the sound studio
2001-2011 Sound studio Downtown OÜ(www.downtown.ee), audio engineer and producer
2010-2011 University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy, visiting lecturer under an authorisation agreement
2005-2006 Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, sound engineering consultant
1999-2001 Otepää Rural Municipality Government, head of the Otepää Cultural Centre
Fundamentals of Music Technology, Acoustics and Vocal Tract, Studio Practice, Sound Reinforcement, Fundamentals of Digital Sound Editing, Mixing Technology, Studio Equipment, Acoustical Solfeggio and Fundamentals of Vocal Technique and Use of Microphones.
Continuing training courses:
Use of Computers in Music Education – author and lecturer of the course
Sound Equipment Course for Audio Engineers of Cultural Institutions – author and lecturer of the course
Co-author of the UT VCA MOOC Microphones – the Sound Engineers' Musical Instrument
Member of the Admissions Committee of the UT VCA Department of Music (speciality of Music), participation in the preparation, development and renewal of the department's syllabi and curricula
Administrative work and other commitments:
(incl. participation in the work of committees, councils, etc.).
Member of the Council of the UT VCA Department of Music
Member of the Programme Council of the UT VCA Department of Music
Member of the University of Tartu Public Procurement Committee for the purchase of sound technology software and equipment (European Regional Development Fund project Uusmeedia labor (New Media Lab))
UT Open University Learning and Teaching in Higher Education II
UT VCA Mentoring of Students' Research and Creative Works, 2014
UT VCA English, B2.2, 2014
Berklee College of Audio Mastering Techniques, 2013
Music – online course
Berklee College of Art of Mixing, 2013
Music – online course
Community engagement and publications:
Director of the audio mixing for the gala and concerts dedicated to the 65th anniversary of the University of Tartu Viljandi Culture Academy.
Recording of Gregorian chant samples for the Yamaha Corporation (2017, Riga).
Director of the sound equipment and sound engineer for the concert-ceremony dedicated to the Anniversary of the Republic of Estonia in Viljandi (2017).
Director of sound equipment and sound engineer for NorTrad 2016.
Sound engineer for the recording of Tõnu Naissoo's album R published in Japan in 2015.
International Hanseatic Days in Viljandi 2015 – director of the sound equipment and sound engineer for Wimka stage introducing the UT Viljandi Culture Academy.
Recording and subsequent editing of string instrument samples for the Yamaha Corporation.
Helsinki St. Martin's Day Fair 2013-2016 – director of sound equipment and sound engineer.
Viljandi Music School's Christmas concert 2015 in St. Paul's Church – director of sound equipment and sound engineer.
Director of sound equipment and sound engineer for the concerts dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the UT Viljandi Culture Academy.