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Success Stories, Jan 2011
Blake La Grange, Las Vegas, NV
Chris Biggin, Dallas, TX
Daniel Neilson, Atlanta, GA
Jane Song, Los Angeles, CA
Luther Banks, Atlanta, GA
Gabe Green, Little Rock, AR
Richard Martens
Scott Buzzell, Baldwinsville, NY
Vincent Campos, Houston, TX
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Charles Buckley, Denver, CO
Dana Kilcrease, Fishkill, NY
Ian Thompson
Jason Guzman, Washingtonville, NY
Jesse Rothman, Lebanon, NJ
John Digiacomo, Philadelphia, PA
Justin Lomelino, Oak Park, IL
Mitchell White, Dorr, MI
Steve Foggin
Travis Cole, Parker, CO
May 2011 Success Stories
Understanding Different College Degrees in Music
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Common Software Programs in the Recording Studio
Making Music for Film and Television
Producing a Recording Project
How to Record a Song at Home
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BJ Francisco, Chicago, IL
Jasmine Charleston, Atlanta, GA
Joey Merichko
Ozzy Williams, New York, NY
Overview of School Fee Waivers
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Understanding Technology and Music
The Critical Flaw with Recording Schools
The Best Way to Learn to Record Music
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Dr. Drew’s Lifechangers
Do You Need to Learn Logic Pro to Work In Audio?
What is Reason Software?
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Is Music School Right for You?
How Recording Schools Fail to Help Their Students
Will Recording School Improve My Chances for Success?
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Top 10 Things to Look For in Audio Engineering School
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Neil Schultz
James Njau, Hartsdale, NY
Kyle McPherson, Clearwater, FL
Pierre Navales, Salt Lake City, UT
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Recording Arts Review – Lesson 1
Dynamic Range Compression (Compression) – Lesson 2
SoundReplacer and Drumagog – Lesson 3
Elastic Audio and Elastic Pitch Pro Tools – Lesson 4
Music Tracking – Lesson 5
Finishing Drum and Bass Performances – Lesson 6
Overdubbing – Lesson 7
Overdubbing Vocals and Background – Lesson 8
How to Mix a Song – Lesson 9
How to Master a Song – Lesson 10
How to use autotune – Lesson 11
How to Produce a Song – Lesson 12
What is Tracking in Music – Lesson 13
Bass & Drum Tracking – Lesson 14
Layering in Music – Lesson 15
Mixing Vocals – Lesson 16
Music Mixing Techniques & Methods – Lesson 17
Music Mastering, File formatting, and Conversion – Lesson 18
Music Business – Lesson 19
Music Industry – Lesson 20
Lilly Carey, New York, NY
Rachael Kylie, Taylorsville, UT
Darlene Pech, Tyngsboro, MA
Todd Talbot, Denver, CO
Thomas Gentil, Seattle, WA
Kyle Thurman, Los Angeles, CA
Matt Baker, Miami, FL
Shoneen Stenftenagel, St. Anthony, IN
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Andrew Kirk, Tampa, FL
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David Gicking, a Recording Connection Teacher, Produces for John Mayer
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John King, Audio Engineer for Jay-Z, is a Mentor at Recording Connection
Recording Connection Mentor, Ben Franklin, Works with Snoop Dogg
Tom Whiting, Producer for Alicia Keys, is a Recording Connection Mentor
Steve Wright and Drew Lamond, Producers for Mos Def, are Recording Connection Mentors
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Producer for Justin Timberlake, Mike Johnson, is a Recording Connection Mentor
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LESSON 1: Electronic Music History
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Lesson 1 – What is Hip Hop?
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Lesson 5 – Music Fundamentals 1
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Live DJ Lesson 1 – Getting Started
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Live DJ Lesson 14 – Live 9 Features I
Live DJ Lesson 15 – Live 9 Features II
Live DJ Lesson 16 – Basic Max for Live Devices I
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Live Sound Lesson 1 – Safety and Operations
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Live Sound Lesson 3 – Basic Electronics
Live Sound Lesson 4 – Digital Audio
Live Sound Lesson 5 – Pro Tools
Live Sound Lesson 6 – Connectivity
Live Sound Lesson 7 – Microphones
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Meet the Team
Your Own Music
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Nacor Zuluaga, New York, NY
Alex Arnold, Philadelphia, PA
One-on-One Learning with The Recording Connection
Taylor Crommie, Los Angeles, CA
John Curtis, Nashville, TN
Thomas Dante, Houston, TX
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The Recording Connection Builds Entrepreneurs
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Full Article: RRFC Embarks on New Strategic Business & Marketing Plan For Ongoing Growth in 2015 and Beyond
Full Article: Recording Connection Unveils New Ableton Live Courses
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Jake Kiyokane, Los Angeles, CA
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Course #21: Editing 201
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Course #23: Mix 101
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Lesson 4 – The DAW
Lesson 7 – Producer Considerations & Arranging
Lesson 23 – Agreements
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Course 1 – The Role of a Producer
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Course 3 – Music Fundamentals 1
Course 4 – Music Fundamentals 2
Course 5 – Harmony
Course 6 – Form
Course 7 – Songwriting
Course 8 – Producer Considerations and Arranging
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Course 11 – The Bass
Course 12 – Midterm Exam
Course 13 – Scratch Tracks and Demos
Course 14 – Planning a Project
Course 15 – Error Analysis
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Course 17 – Instrumental Overdubs
Course 18 – Vocals
Course 19 – Agreements
Course 20 – Final Exam
Artist & Producer in Ableton Live
Course #1: Your Production Map for the Future
Course #2: Beats
Course #3: Bass
Course #4: Studio Preparation
Course #5: Studio Recording
Course #6: Fleshing Out the Arrangement
Course #7: Mixdown
Course #8: Online Content Creation
Course #9: Music Video Creation
Course #10: Remixing 101
Course #11: Employment Training Bootcamp, Part I
Course #12: Collecting Graphics and Intro to Effects
Course #13: Workflows
Course #14: Virtual Synths
Course #15: Sampling for Effect
Course #16: Sampling for Percussion
Course #17: Sampling Programming & Editing
Course #18: Returning to Your Vision
Course #19: Vocal Editing 2
Course #20: Song 2 Mixdown
Course #21: Self-Documentation
Course #22: Employment Training Bootcamp, Part II
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RRFEDU Warns against Quagmire of Student Loan Debt, Champions Middle Skill Level Jobs
Mix Online Magazine Asks How We Do It
Music Connection – Close Up: Recording Connection
Sonic State Magazine Features Learn From Legends
Recording Connection Joins 18th Annual AudioMasters Benefit Golf Tournament to Support Nashville Engineer Relief Fund
Golfing for Education in the Arts! RRFC Co-Sponsors 2015 Recording Industry Golf Tournament™ in Los Angeles!
The Recording Connection/RRF Proud Sponsor of the Pensado Awards 2014
Recording Connection Unveils New Ableton Live Courses
Recording Connection Co-Sponsors the 57th GRAMMY® Awards P&E Wing Event
Interview with Recording Connection Mentor Chris Sheldon
Recording Connection Taps United (Mix Magazine)
Recording Connection Mentor Don Zientara Featured in Foo Fighters’ Sonic Highways on HBO
Interview with Tim Palmer, Producer for Ozzy, U2, Pearl Jam, The Cure
Recording Radio and Film Connection Teams Up with Transcendental Music
Recording Connection Audio School Alternative Now Accepting Students Throughout Canada
Learn Microphone Types and Placement Hands On
Learn One on One With Your Mentor
RRF Supports Joel Schumacher and the Endometriosis Foundation of America
Recording and Film Connection Help Ex Gang Member Get a Second Chance
Recording Connection Partners with TV’s Judge Mathis
Recording Connection and the Grammy Awards Partner Up
RRF Gives Away Full Scholarship to School Teacher James Dority
The Electronic Music Production Program To Start in 2013
Graduate Peter Rodriguez works with Hip Hop Artist Hunter O’Neil
Recording Connection Donates to the Vidiots Foundation
Recording Connection partners with Actor, Producer and Director Sean Penn to Donate Charitable Aid
Recording Connection and ICM Announce Partnership
Recording Connection and Mel Gibson Make Charitable Donations to Mending Kids International
Recording Connection and Adam Levine Aid Victims of Hurricane Sandy
Recording Connection Announces Partnership with Scott Ian of Anthrax
Nicolas Chartier and RRF Donate to the Noreen Fraser Foundation
Bryan Adams and RRF Partner in Support of Justice for Human Rights
RRF and Grant Heslov Support Children Mending Hearts
William Morris Endeavor
Recording Connection Partners with Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue
Interview with Andrew Kirk: Recording Connection Honors Graduate
Juma Spears Graduates Recording Connection with Connections
Ben Eklund Describes the Qualities that Helped Succeed After Graduation
Anthony Opher Discusses His Experience with the Recording Connection
Guitar Center Supplies Recording Connection Students with Hardware and Software
Recording Connection Announces Partnership with Dean Hurley
Recording Connection Partners with The David Lynch Foundation
Why Anthony Alvarez Chose the Recording Connection
Shoneen Stenftanegal Explains Why She Chose the Recording Connection
Student Explains How to Get the Most out of Our Program
Thomas Gentil of the Seattle Recording Connection Plans to Run his Own Studio After Graduating
Todd Talbot Discusses his Goals After Graduation
Student Darlene Perch works with her mentor to achieve her goal of becomming a Music Producer
How Student Rachael Kylie Makes the Most of Her Talents and Opportunities
Q&A with Recording Connection Student Lilly Carey
Recording Connection Audio School Alternative Now Accepting Students Throughout Canada
Bryan Ray, Recording Connection Student of the Month for January, 2012
The Recording Connection Moves to World Famous Los Angeles Center Studios


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