John Paul Peters

John Paul is a Producer, Arranger, Audio Engineer, Mixer, Musician, and is co-owner at Private Ear Recording. His client list would be aptly described as diverse. He has produced, engineered, and mixed albums in a wide variety of genres over the past 13 years. His love of music and people, along with dedication to detail and genuine effort to achieve his client’s goals, has given him much success both in the Canadian music industry and beyond.

Clients Include: Mobina Galore, Crooked Brothers, Propagandhi, Royal Canoe, Begonia, The Waking Eyes, Bros. Landreth, Comback Kid, Yes We Mystic, JP Hoe, Matt Epp, and many more!


Vanessa Peters

Vanessa is Studio Manager and co-owner at Private Ear Recording. Vanessa has been involved in music most of her life and is trained in piano and voice. She is available to book your session, answer your questions and make sure that you have the best possible experience here at Private Ear. Along with making sure that everything runs smoothly at the studio, she heads the financial and marketing departments.

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Jad Bantug

Jad is a music producer, composer, multi-instrumentalist and recording/mixing engineer since 2005, he owns and operates 1032 studios in Cebu City, Philippines. His works are diverse – ranging from pop, folk, indie and electronic to alternative, blues, rock and heavy metal. He also works on musicals both local and international and does a lot of composition/music production work for radio/TV commercials, films and game audio. In Visayas (the Philippines’ second principal geographic division), he is known for his “sound” and production work on the VISPOP catalog, which sparked a music movement and a renaissance of Bisaya music.