Paul PritchardRecording Engineer

Paul Pritchard

RECORDING 
ENGINEER.

As a teenager Paul played guitar in bands in and around his hometown of Bristol and this introduced him to the art of recording. He saved up for a four track cassette recorder and has never looked back.

Paul joined Abbey Road as a runner in 2007 on a placement scheme from the prestigious Tonmeister course at the University of Surrey, his warmth willingness and attention to detail was an instant hit with the staff at Abbey Road and was invited to become a permanent fixture after graduating in 2009.

Since then Paul has worked as an assistant /pro tools engineer on a great number of projects across a wide range of genres including pop and rock sessions with, the Arctic Monkeys, Chas and Dave, Sting, Paul McCartney, Robbie Williams, Sigur Ros, Take That, Birdy, Elbow.
Live studio sessions with Paolo Nutini, Alt J, Blondie.

Film music sessions for Harry Potter, The Hobbit, Les Mis, Unbroken, San Andreas.

Classical sessions with Villazon/Pappano and the London Symphony Orchestra.

Paul is also a sound engineer in his own right, recording the late great Jack Bruce's album 'silver Rails' and Co engineering Kylie's 'The Abbey Road sessions'

More recently he engineered a 'straight to vinyl' session with Future Islands and has been recording the London Gay Big Band.

Discography

2016

f.o.r.e.v.e.r. - James Blake

f.o.r.e.v.e.r.

James Blake
Jason Bourne 5 - John Powell

Jason Bourne 5

John Powell
We're the Superhumans - Tony Dee

We're the Superhumans

Tony Dee

2015

Abbey Road Session - Live To Vinyl (Recording Engineer) - Future Islands

Abbey Road Session - Live To Vinyl (Recording Engineer)

Future Islands
Blackbird: The Beatles Album - Milos Karadagalic

Blackbird: The Beatles Album

Milos Karadagalic
Brave - London Gay Big Band

Brave

London Gay Big Band
Brave (Recording Engineer / Mix Engineer)) - London Gay Big Band & Friends

Brave (Recording Engineer / Mix Engineer))

London Gay Big Band & Friends
Channel 4 - Future Sounds Video Recording - Aurora, Loyle Carner, Alessia Cara, Pretty Vicious, SG Lewis, Bonkaz, Blossoms, Izzy Bizu, Barns Courtney, TALA

Channel 4 - Future Sounds Video Recording

Aurora, Loyle Carner, Alessia Cara, Pretty Vicious, SG Lewis, Bonkaz, Blossoms, Izzy Bizu, Barns Courtney, TALA
Converse Rubber Tracks - Various Artists

Converse Rubber Tracks

Various Artists
Ergo Sum (Recording Engineer) - Mike Sponza

Ergo Sum (Recording Engineer)

Mike Sponza
Live Performance - Matt Redman

Live Performance

Matt Redman
San Andreas OST (Assistant Mix Engineer) - Andrew Lockington

San Andreas OST (Assistant Mix Engineer)

Andrew Lockington
The Bodyguard - Alexandra Burke

The Bodyguard

Alexandra Burke
The Chase - Live to Vinyl - Future Islands

The Chase - Live to Vinyl

Future Islands
The Hateful Eight - Ennio Morricone

The Hateful Eight

Ennio Morricone
Turn Off the Light - /rif

Turn Off the Light

/rif
Weihnachten - Helene Fischer

Weihnachten

Helene Fischer

2014

Abbey Road Live Session (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Paolo Nutini

Abbey Road Live Session (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Paolo Nutini
Brutal Romantic (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Brooke Fraser

Brutal Romantic (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Brooke Fraser
Mozart Concert Arias (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Rolando Villazon & Antonio Pappano

Mozart Concert Arias (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Rolando Villazon & Antonio Pappano
Silver Rails (Recording Engineer) - Jack Bruce

Silver Rails (Recording Engineer)

Jack Bruce
The Hobbit - The Battle of the Five Armies (Pro Tools Engineer) - Howard Shore

The Hobbit - The Battle of the Five Armies (Pro Tools Engineer)

Howard Shore
Unbroken (Assistant Mix Engineer) - Alexandre Desplat

Unbroken (Assistant Mix Engineer)

Alexandre Desplat

2013

Abbey Road Live Session (Assistant Recording Engineer) - The Feeling

Abbey Road Live Session (Assistant Recording Engineer)

The Feeling
Fire Within - Birdy

Fire Within

Birdy
Swings Both Ways (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Robbie Williams

Swings Both Ways (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Robbie Williams
That's What Happens (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Chas & Dave

That's What Happens (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Chas & Dave
The Last Ship (Asisstant Recording Engineer / Assistant Mix Engineer) - Sting

The Last Ship (Asisstant Recording Engineer / Assistant Mix Engineer)

Sting
The Shocking Miss Emerald (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Caro Emerald

The Shocking Miss Emerald (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Caro Emerald

2012

Barcelona (Assistant Mix Engineer) - Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé

Barcelona (Assistant Mix Engineer)

Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé
Kisses on the Bottom (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Paul McCartney

Kisses on the Bottom (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Paul McCartney
Les Misérables (Asisstant Recording Engineer / Assistant Mix Engineer) - Claude-Michel Schönberg

Les Misérables (Asisstant Recording Engineer / Assistant Mix Engineer)

Claude-Michel Schönberg
Rise Of The Guardians (Pro Tools Engineer / Assistant Mix Engineer) - Alexandre Desplat

Rise Of The Guardians (Pro Tools Engineer / Assistant Mix Engineer)

Alexandre Desplat
The Abbey Road Sessions (Recording Engineer) - Kylie Minogue

The Abbey Road Sessions (Recording Engineer)

Kylie Minogue
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Pt. 2 (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Carter Burwell

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Pt. 2 (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Carter Burwell

2011

Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (Assistant Mix Engineer) - Alexandre Desplat

Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (Assistant Mix Engineer)

Alexandre Desplat

2010

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Assistant Recording Engineer) - Alexandre Desplat

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Assistant Recording Engineer)

Alexandre Desplat