Singer, Voice Coach, 12 String Guitarist, 3D Sound Engineer, Producer
Chuck Plaisance's professional music career started at the age of 13 in Galliano Louisiana, south of New Orleans near the swamps. Lead Singer, guitarist and front man for Flyght, Halifax, Impulse and Voyager. The stage was his home, always has been and always will be.
Chuck lived 25 years Los Angeles where he worked as a Vocal Instructor at Musicians Institute in Hollywood, managed the Synclavier Studio of Chris Currell (Michael Jackson “Bad” Tour) for four years. Managed an Orchestral Film Scoring room where his last project there was a trailer for a "Harry Potter" film.
10 year voting member of the Grammy Awards (NARAS), voting Member of Society of Composers and Lyricists (SCL), voting member of Audio Engineering Society (AES) and a BMI recording Artist, Producer & Publisher.
A pioneer in 3D Sound technology and a developer for the Wolcott Audio’s Ohmnisphere Speakers. He recorded the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra in 92 at Columbia Sound stage, did work for Disney and Universal. Chuck went on to develop 3D Virtual Instruments for Korg, Kurzweil, Ensoniq, Digidesign/ProTools, Emu Systems, Roland and Apple where he created the world’s first 3D Virtual Instruments for Stereo Samplers, such as (The Piano), (3D Keys- The Dream Weaver, coproduced by Gary Wright, 3D Drums plus others.
Now living in Germany his musical story is still unfolding. Performing with Martin Engelien’s Go-Music All Stars in 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013 on the CORDIAL Agora Stage.
In 2011 he joined the Christmas All Stars with Bobby Kimball of Toto.
In 2012 he was a part of the Frankfurt All Stars Band at the Musik Messe Frankfurt with Bobby Kimball, Tommy Denander, Bruce Gaitsch, Curt Bisquera, Pitti Hecht, Jimmy Kresic and Jekko Stjepanovic.
Chuck has presented workshops, seminars and lectures at the Institute for Musik und Medien in Duesseldorf and the Surround Sound Conference in Detmold.
In between it all, Chuck spent a lot of time traveling around the world recording Nature sounds with his 3D microphone system. The Rainforest of Brasil, Waterfalls of Hawaii, Mnt. Kilauea Volcano (Inside and Out) as well as underwater recordings of Humpback Whales and Dolphin for relaxation, meditation, Tinnitus Therapy and Environment Enrichment CD's. Chuck has also created a very large 3D Sound library with more sounds than you could possibly imagine!
"I guess I'm one of the fortunate souls who has been able to make a living doing things I Love and enjoy"
Chuck is a proud endorser of, Cordial Cables and Wolcott Audio