"Barz" is a Grammy Award-Winning Engineer, Producer, Songwriter, and Musician. An Oakland native and millenial that's built his brand by leveraging both music technology and the local community for the past seven years, Barz embodies the independent music professional. A recommendation to record Singer-Songwriter Fantastic Negrito led to Barz winning a Grammy Award for his involvement with the critically acclaimed album, The Last Days of Oakland. A Senior Recording Engineer and Producer, Barz is focused on sound engineering and music production. Currently, he has a solo instrumental hip hop album in development and several collaborations in the works.