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John King, one of our teachers and Engineer for rap legend Jay Z is now accepting applicants to learn in his studio as an apprentice (extern) - Exclusively through the Recording Connection.

John King, Audio Engineer for Jay-Z, is a Teacher at Recording Connection
This is John’s recording studio, and your classroom with the Recording Connection. We’re the only program that gets you in the door of a Real Recording Studio as an apprentice (extern).

More about John King – Audio Engineer / Recording Connection Teacher

The Recording Connection has high standards. We only partner with the most prestigious mentors possible, and John King is one of the most sought-after engineers and producers in the country, having worked with some of the biggest and brightest stars in a variety of music genres. John King is a music industry icon. With his in-depth understanding of the creative process and the technology behind it, John has developed his New York City studio, Chung King Studios, into one of the most successful and respected audio recording and production facilities in the world.

For over 20 years, he has worked and developed relationships with prominent artists in a wide-range of genres. Artists with whom he has worked range from 1999 multi-Grammy winning artist Lauryn Hill to Pavoratti, and include Jay Z, Beastie Boys, LL Cool J, Run DMC, multi-platinum selling Smashing Pumpkins and James Taylor.

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John King, Audio Engineer for Jay-Z, is a Teacher at Recording Connection
The Recording Connection Audio Engineering School exists for one reason and one reason only. We want to help you get your foot in the door so you can become the next heavy weight producer. We want you to have the best education, the best connections, and the best skill set of any individual in the music industry.

How to Learn Music Producing and Engineering
+ How to Break Into the Music Business:


Learn from a professional like John King as his apprentice (extern) in his studio, and prove your skills in the process.


Avoid overpriced trade schools that train you in a classroom or simulated studio.


Become a Recording Connection apprentice (extern) and learn one-on-one from a real music industry pro.



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From John King, one of the music industry’s best known engineers?

By enrolling in the Recording Connection, you’re guaranteeing that you’ll be making connections and learning from people who are far more advanced that you are. You’ll be getting your foot in the door. You’ll be making a name for yourself one success at a time.

The Recording Connection pairs you with a mentor who is currently doing exactly what you want to be doing. Whether you’re interested in hip-hop, reggae, punk, pop, gospel, polka, classical, new wave, electronica, heavy metal or R&B, it doesn’t matter. We’ll find you a mentor that will help you learn everything there is to learn about the industry and the craft of making music. You’ll be working in a real recording studio with real equipment.

The only way to succeed is to apply. Take your tomorrow. It’s waiting for you.