First to be bitten by the bug and is now a successful Sound Engineer in his own right. His motto for teaching, “Unless I give it away, new knowledge would not come my way”. A proficient percussionist, he gave it all up to be the one who has all the controls for the musicians in his hands. A typical Leo! He tried hard to find out a way to learn Sound Engineering. A long search brought him to his mentor Mr.Suren Akolkar, who taught him in his home studio in Pune. Amazed by his style of teaching Pramod promised to carry on the legacy of teaching and has kept his word since then! Pramod has been working as a Sound Engineer since1995. He has worked on numerous mega hit albums and films as Chief Sound Engineer. He is (one of the very few) Sound Engineers who has explored and excelled in all the three major branches of Sound Engineering. Achievements : Music Recording & Mixing : Best Mix & Recording Engineer Zee Cine Award 2005 For The Film Hum Tum. Live Sound : Best FOH Mixing For The “ Sonu Nigam Live In Concert “ 2012 . ( Palm Sound & Light Awards ) Sound Design For Film : Two Nominations for The Zee Chitra Gaurav 2015,for the films Lokamanya & Classmates. He is also the Sound designer for the Internationally acclaimed film “ Jal “. This film was listed in the Oscar first list for Best Background Score in 2015. His Credentials are limitless …… Albums: To list a few, “Garwa” (Marathi), “Vishwavinayak”, “Ganesha”, “Hanuman”, Sonu Nigam’s “Classically Mild”, “Rafi Resurrected”, “Saadgi”, “Sarva Mangal Ganesh”, “Maitra Jivache” by Lata Mangeshkar. “The Music Room” by Bikram Ghosh And Sonu Nigam Working on an album With Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis (USA), Worked For Brian Allan (UK), Jim Beans (USA),Chaka Khan (USA), Jermaine Jackson (USA), “Tribute to Michael Jackson” by Sonu Nigam Feature Films: Hey Ram, Baaz, Wo Tera Naam Tha, Madhoshi, Aan, Gayab, Hum Tum, Road, Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon, Ankhein, Khakhee, Veer Zaara, Khule Aasmaan Ke Neechey (Pakistani film), Virrudh, Masti, Phir Hera Pheri, Aga Bai Arechchya (Marathi), Rakht, Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna, Jatra, Zabardast, PK , Singh Saheb The Great. Sound Design& Re Recording for films :Jal ,Lokamanya , Classmates, Mitwa , Santa Banta , Doosri Goshta, Anwat , Singh Saheb The Great.