American born Producer Jason Zwolinski is Head of Production for DASDUR Berlin. He was the Music and Content Producer for the Baku 2015 European Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies and the head of Music, Content and Headline Talent for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
Working as Director of Production & Event Development for eight years at The GRAMMYs in Los Angeles, he produced a myriad of live music events including GRAMMY & Latin GRAMMY Nominees Receptions, GRAMMY Artists Revealed in New York and Mexico City and GRAMMY Salute to Jazz and Salute to Gospel Music events in Los Angeles and Washington D.C.. Jason developed and produced GRAMMYs Rock The Convention, the GRAMMY Foundation’s Music Education in the Schools events at the 2008 Democratic and Republican National conventions and he conceived, developed and produced the first ever GRAMMY Concert Tours.
He has booked and managed talent for his events including: Busta Rhymes, Cat Power, Clark Terry, Estelle, Fergie, Gretchen Wilson, Jaime Foxx, James Moody, John Legend, Katy Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Kid Rock, Kinky, Lady GaGa, LL Cool J, McCoy Tyner. Missy Elliot, Natalie Cole, Natasha Bedingfield, Oscar Peterson, Ozomatli, Pharrell Williams and N.E.R.D., Pitbull, Seal, Sean Kingston and Wyclef.
After Studies of Musicology at Germany’s Martin-Luther-Universität Halle, Max continued his music education, receiving a diploma in Audio-Engineering and Record Producing from the University of Music in Detmold where he led tutorials for Digital Audio and Popular Music. Max also lectured on Mixing and Music Production at the University of Applied Sciences “HdpK” Berlin.
Max was employed as Audio Engineer for the Wagner Festival in Bayreuth, Germany and his audio engineering skills have been sought by many of the top event producers in the world. He has been involved in producing and engineering music for international events including the European Games Closing Ceremony, the world’s first LEGO Ninjago LIVE Show, the Islamic Solidarity Games and German Reunification Day.
Max has produced, engineered and/or mixed more than 30 Rock and Pop releases for artists including The Hirsch Effekt, Adolar, Faber and Teesy. He is also composing and producing his own music with band Sissi Rada, a unique fusion of indie rock and electronic elements.