Category: Audio Certification – Workshop

Recording Connection mentor Sean Giovanni on the Nashville Scene, Industry Relationships & Producing Artists

As owner and chief producer/engineer at The Record Shop in Nashville, TN, Sean Giovanni is a music industry professional who grew from humble beginnings to become an integral part of the Nashville music scene,...

Recording Connection student Nick Schilke works with Weezer, Miguel at his mentor’s studio!

These days, Recording Connection student Nick Schilke stays busy in a good way. When we caught up with him recently, he was just recovering from a marathon mixing session for his mentor. “Yesterday, I...

THE RRFC INTERVIEW: Recording Connection mentor Steve Catizone on Creating Opportunities for Students

Recording Connection mentor Steve Catizone is a true, all-around industry pro. With years of experience on both coasts—he ran Sanctum Sound in Boston for 15 years, and also worked at the world-famous Serenity West...

More than he bargained for: Recording Connection graduate Ryan Abbot becomes Chief Engineer at Mentor’s Studio!

Ever notice how when you start moving in one direction, it often ends up being something much different, or more than you imagined? When musician and songwriter Ryan Abbot of Sayre, PA first enrolled...

Recording Connection student Zachary McCaw finds indie-rock success, and fresh confidence!

Recording Connection student Zachary McCaw finds indie-rock success, and fresh confidence! Recording Connection graduate Zachary McCaw recalls the first time he walked into Crystal Clear Studio in Philadelphia to meet his mentor, Joey Heier:...

Stepping it up: Recording Connection student Isaac Patton crosses the barrier

Like so many people now working in the industry, Recording Connection student Isaac Patton of Chicago, Illinois grew up around music—growing up in church, singing in the choir. But his interest in the production...

Recording Connection mentor Edwin Ramos chats about landing his fourth Grammy nomination!

At the Recording Connection, we’re pleased to have hundreds of world-class producers and engineers mentoring our students across the country—and we’re even more pleased when we can celebrate their achievements with them. Recently, Recording...

Recording Connection grad Kyle Piarrot: The Power of a Strong Work Ethic

Talk about eager. Kyle Piarrot of Colorado Springs was so amped about the Recording Connection’s in-studio training that he first applied to the program when he was 15—two years before he graduated high school!...

RRFC INTERVIEW: JoAnn Bush, owner of ES Audio in Los Angeles

If you read this newsletter regularly, chances are the names “ES Audio” and “Donny Baker” ring a bell, because both names show up regularly here. Located in Los Angeles, ES Audio is a world-class...

THE RRFC INTERVIEW: Recording Connection mentor Matt Stein

RRFC: Take us through your musical journey a bit. What got you into music in the first place? Matt Stein: What got me into music, I guess, was being a fan of music. When...