Adrian Boctor

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EDUCATION: B.A. in Music | Reed College August 2012 – May 2016


Event Planner and Booker | People Who Stare Jan. 2017 – August 2018

Booked shows at venues, house parties, and festivals for professional music collective People Who Stare.
Music Teacher, Video Production Assistant | Music For Minors Aug. 2017 – June 2018

Led general music classes for underfunded public schools. Organized complicated schedule between 5 schools and 25 classrooms. Stepped in halfway through the year, for 6 months, as a long-term substitute for another teacher.
Assisted as an actor and script editor in the production of videos to update and improve Music for Minors’ music education curriculum.
Music Instructor | Guitar Center Feb. 2017 – June 2017

Taught private lessons for piano, vocal, and ukulele focusing on improving student’s performance, instrument technique, theory, and songwriting through focused study and performance of their favorite songs.
Maintained good relationships with parents and students alike.
Event Coordinator | Reed College Oct. 2015 – May 2016

Planned a 3-day music festival with over 20 professional acts on one stage.
Wrote and secured booking contracts, working with multiple bands’ touring schedules and budgets.
Coordinated sound engineers, visual artists, grounds staff, and student volunteers to ensure performers were supported.
Production Manager | Doctor Boctor’s Medicine Band Aug. 2015 – Jan. 2017

Organized rehearsals, researched venues for booking, coordinated live performances, edited recordings, and produced artwork, lyrics, and music for a 7-track album for the band and its 8 members.

Booking music events, shows, managing creative projects, and playing keyboard/piano.

Calm and collected under pressure, flexible, solution-oriented, team player, and personable.


Google Suite, MS Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook), Evernote

Audio/Visual Programs or Digital Audio Workstations: Logic Pro X, Pro Tools, Finale


Reed College

08/12 - 06/16 B.A. in Music