Category: Advanced Audio & Music Production Program

Recording Connection mentor Thom Flowers is All About the Music

A long-time music industry veteran, Recording Connection mentor Thom Flowers cut his teeth on the West Coast rock and punk scenes, eventually landing in Santa Barbara, where he worked with bands like Sugarcult, Mad...

Recording Connection grad Tim Schumann gets the keys to the studio!

Recording Connection grad Tim Schumann recalls the time his mentor, music industry veteran Josquin des Pres, first handed him the keys to the recording studio—an instant he refers to as his “proudest moment”: “Getting...

RRFC INTERVIEW: Grammy-winning producer/engineer & mentor Tre Nagella

Working out of Luminous Sound Studios in Dallas, Texas, Recording Connection mentor Tre Nagella is a top-shelf producer/engineer who has worked with major artists like Lady Gaga, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and others. He’s...

Recording Connection mentor Doug Wallace on How Students Can Impress Him

With more than 30 years of professional music industry experience, there’s little that Recording Connection mentor Doug Wallace hasn’t seen. Since beginning as a drummer and guitarist, playing in several bands, then moving to...

At the Crossroads in Nashville: Recording student Chingas Kemps goes All In!

Many times, the pursuit of a dream means going “all in”—coming to a crossroads, making tough choices about your priorities, and choosing to jump in with both feet. It was at this crossroads where...

Recording Connection student Heather Crawford develops her DJ skills, lands gig in Shanghai

By the time she discovered the Recording Connection, Heather Crawford had already spent several years making a name for herself in the Los Angeles music scene as a club DJ, under the moniker “DJ...

Recording Connection student Dez Ward learns the ropes from Grammy-Winner

When Dez Ward first found the Recording Connection, he was simply looking for a way to learn the ropes of audio engineering without having to go back to school. Little could he have guessed...