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Music, Sound and Film

Started Nov 15, 2009 0 Replies

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Phil Arnold

Musician - Actor - Film Crew

Phil Arnold is Music Supervisor for Southwest Music Productions, LLC. This New Mexico based post-production sound company offers up-to-date technology and full post capabilities, and utilizes the talents of an extraordinary team of exceptionally seasoned, experienced and credited producers and engineers. Filmmakers wishing original compositions and orchestrations can find the very highest musical quality here as well, as we use only world-class musicians, composers and arrangers -- any style of music or size of group.

Southwest Music Productions specializes in Music and Sound Design for Film and Television, and offers substantial savings to filmmakers taking advantage of New Mexico's tax incentive rebates for post-production services.

Phil Arnold is a YAMAHA Artist and plays trombone, harmonica and cocktail jazz piano. During his 20 years in New York City he performed frequently at venues such as the Waldorf and The Plaza, and performed on Broadway, at Radio City Music Hall with the Rockettes, and was featured jazz harmonica soloist weekly at the Rainbow Room (NBC Studios) as well as performing both as a trombone soloist and sideman with artists such as Dizzy Gillespie, Woody Shaw, the Gil Evans Orchestra, B.B.King, Mariah Carey, Tito Puente, Mark Anthony, and many more...

On the "Los Pollos Hermanos" set of Breaking Bad, with pop singer Kymberlee Ann.

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On Greatness, the Entertainment Industry, and Chicken in a Basket With Fries

Posted on November 16, 2009 at 10:38pm 0 Comments

You know, you gotta love it. Being on stage live in front of cheering thousands, in the studio creating something new and dynamic and exciting, on the film set making the magic happen -- what fun it is, how fortunate we are to be in that world making these things happen! And what a long hard road in-between those moments of glory - that's what motivates us to create the next magical moment - to rekindle that flame, feel the incredible energy of being there at the moment when something you make… Continue

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At 9:03pm on March 9, 2010, Dane B. said…
G'day mate. Yeah, I am missing the East Mountains right now, I've a job in Abu Dhabi and everything here is flat and dusty.

At 2:16am on January 2, 2010, LuLu said…
it IS the year of the tiger...
At 8:00pm on January 1, 2010, LuLu said…
loved hit girl trailer!...coulda used a BigDaddy like that! thanX for the grin...
At 2:54pm on December 8, 2009, Robyn Mackenzie said…
Hallo, Phil!

No, I don't know Lauren. I'm sure I'll meet her at some point though. :)
At 8:46pm on December 7, 2009, Eugene Ruff-Wagner said…
Hi Phil:

You can get me at
At 2:29pm on November 12, 2009, Mariposa said…
Awesome! How would I get hold of him?? And yes, I'll tell Ed hi for ya :)
At 5:30pm on November 2, 2009, Phil Arnold said…
A week from today sounds great Eugene! Try to call me 281-4944 to confirm, I'll be real busy this thursday through sunday with gigs. If you like salsa/latin jazz I'll be at the Q Bar Thursday night.

At 4:36pm on October 30, 2009, Eugene Ruff-Wagner said…
At least at this time, Monday evening would actually work for me; Tuesday is taken for the next few weeks. Dinner at Flying Star or similar a week from this coming Monday?
At 9:18am on October 30, 2009, Eugene Ruff-Wagner said…
Same here. Time is extremely difficult to come by these days, but maybe we can meet sometime soon and swap histories/interests. What works best for you if you are interested?
At 8:23pm on October 29, 2009, Eugene Ruff-Wagner said…
Such a deal. Just read your bio info - I had no idea. Just goes to show how much (or little, as the case may be) you learn in a chance meeting at Molly's.

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