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About studioproof

Classically trained by the late Ivan Fosello, pianist for the famous European conductor and arranger, Mantovani, Mark received his grades through the Trinity College of London as well as studying jazz. Signed as the only Australian to the world famous European label - Cafe del Mar. which has been around since 1994 and includes works by world-renowned artists such as Massive Attack, Moby, Bent, Groove Armada, Dusty Springfield, Jean-Michel Jarre, Chicane, Underworld and Thomas Newman just to name a few. Café del Mar Vol. XVI which included his track "Long Flight Home" went # 1 in Spain and in the top 10 in several European countries at iTunes Stores! Mark has since had a dozen releases in Europe on multiple labels, including Sony Europe and a few of which have been included on compilations that have charted. The compilation “Erotic Lounge 9” ranked # 1 in the euro iTunes electronic charts which included his track "Somewhere Else". SONY MUSIC compilation “Campari Sunset Chillout” entered the German Chillout Charts at #1 which included his track, “TRAIN OF THOUGHT”. Mark has been operating STUDIO PROOF, the successful "Total Music Production" House for nearly 17 years where he has produced, recorded and written a plethora of work including soundtracks for Warner Bros, DC Comics, and Cartoon Network licensed live productions that have toured many parts of the world! Also, productions, soundtracks, voiceovers and effects for Village Road Show Theme parks including Warner Bros. Movie World, Sea World, Wet and Wild Water park and Australian Outback Spectacular as well as Dreamworld! He has toured with Dire Straits in their support band, performed in front of stadium crowds of up to 60,000, numerous television performances, written an Orchestral piece for the Canadian Olympic trials, Co-wrote , recorded and produced the music for Channel 9's recent TV show "This Is Your Life" with Eddie McGuire, produced the soundtrack for Honda's ASIMO robot live tour, an official presenter for ROLAND keyboards, as well as been guest lecturer a number of times at Griffith University.

Tylah’s song ‘Warmth In Crashes’ is up on @triple_j_unearthed

Tylah’s song ‘Warmth In Crashes’ is up on @triple_j_unearthed high www.triplejunearthed.com/jukebox/play/track/7297451 – leave a review if u have the time to check it out.

Tylah wrote this song about the social media stigmas surrounding fame, beauty/image and acceptance in society and how it effects some teens behind closed doors.

Music arranged, performed and produced by @markwatsonmusic @studio_proof.

Mixed and mastered by @markwatsonmusic @studio_proof.

 


2018 Commonwealth Games medal ceremony music!

Honoured to have been part of the recording of the 2018 Commonwealth Games medal ceremony music. Indigenous vocals and percussion were recorded and co-produced at Studio Proof.

Written by Greg Bowman and performed by the Queensland Symphonic Orchestra.

#commonwealth#games #instagood #goldcoast#queensland #studio #producer#indigenous #singer

2018 Commonwealth Games medal ceremony music recording session


“Shake It” – the 12th top selling album in the New Zealand charts!

Yesterday, The Koi Boys were back in the studio working on new projects as well as a visit from their management. I wasn’t aware but their album “Shake It” recorded and produced here at Studio Proof made it to the 12th top selling album in the New Zealand charts for a few weeks. Feeling a sense of achievement and congratulations to The Koi Boys.


Studio Proof a finalist in the 22nd Annual USA Song Writing Competition!

I’m proud to announce that “History’s Gift” performed by Luke Kennedy, lyrics by Paul Guerin & Mark Watson. music by Mark Watson and recorded and produced here at Studio Proof was a finalist this week in the 22nd Annual USA Song Writing Competition! We were placed in the top 10 in the inspirational division as well as receiving an honourable mention award! We were commissioned to pen this song for the National Trust of Australia and performed it recently at Brisbane City Hall.
Check it out here https://www.nationaltrust.org.au/historysgift/

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Studio Proof is producing all audio – National Trust Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary precinct, LostValley!

Proud to announce that Studio Proof is producing all audio, soundtrack and narration for the brand new experience at the brand new National Trust Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary precinct! #LostValley …

https://currumbinsanctuary.com.au/lost-valley

http://bit.ly/2AHVzk3