Category: Student Success Stories

Recording Connection grad Efrain Matias Get’s Passion & Purpose Aligned, Opens New Studio!

Recording Connection grad Efrain Matias enrolled in Recording Connection’s 6-9 month Advanced Audio Engineering & Music Production Program just as his military career was coming to an end. Efrain’s crucial decision invest in developing...

Recording Connection grad Kolby Benton Does Song with Borgore, Releases New Album & more!

Recording Connection graduate Kolby Benton aka Kayp grew up in a small town, so small that his graduating class had a whopping thirty people. Nevertheless, knowing his goal was to become an EDM artist,...

Recording Connection grad Ian Izquierdo Goes from Stuck in a Rut to Hired & Thriving in Music.

When Ian Izquierdo found Recording Connection he’d gotten to know firsthand, just how ho-hum a life of working 50-hour weeks doing work that didn’t speak to his soul could be. Circumstances out of his...

Audio Engineer Dawsøn with Bennett Higgins at Junxion Sound Recording Studios working at a digital audio workstation

Recording Connection grad & mentor Dawsøn on Working with Kanye West, Recognizing Opportunity, and more!

When Kanye West premiered his lastest album Donda via livestream from Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Recording Connection graduate Alejandro Rodriguez-Dawson aka Dawsøn was the engineer capturing Kanye’s performance for all 5.4 million viewers. We recently...

Lessons from the Frontlines… Recording Connection grad & mentor DAWSØN Records Kanye West.

August 5th, 2021, Kanye West live-streams the release of his new album Donda, at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Recording Connection graduate Dawsøn is the engineer there to catch it all. Sometimes it isn’t ready, go,...

Jared Wenkman on Getting Hired, Working with Bands & The Advanced Audio & Music Production Program.

When Jared Wenkman found Recording Connection, he hadn’t spent years imaging how cool it’d be to work in a recording studio. He didn’t have Pro Tools on his computer. In fact, he knew next...