On the heels of producing and mixing over thirty live records for SmallsLive, the record label of the New York jazz club Smalls, late last year I was asked by the magazine to write a story for their “Recording School” section on how to produce live jazz records. While my approach to producing isn’t much different for studio and live records (though there are some different technical considerations,) I was happy to oblige. The piece ran in their February 2015 issue and they even put my name on the cover! Read on…

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