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Sound recording engineer

William Allen Gibson, American sound recording engineer. Recipient Arion award Arion Society, 1973; named Outstanding Instrumentalist, Green River Community College, 1974. Worship team Northwest Church, Federal Way, since 1989, director music. Member Northwest Area Musicians Association, National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

Background

Gibson, William Allen was born on September 8, 1955 in Centralia, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Chester Lowell and Vera Hartense (Jolley) Gibson.

Education

Associate of Arts, Green River Community College, Auburn, Washington, 1974. Bachelor, Evergreen State College, 1976.

Career

Instructor music, Green River Community College, 1976-1980;band leader, Rival Musical Entertainment, Federal Way, Washington, 1980-1988;band leader, Fine Line Musical Entertainment, Federal Way, 1988-1992;instructor, Recording Institute American, New York City, 1981-1985;instructor, Horizon Recording School, Federal Way, 1985-1989;instructor, president, N.W. Music & Recording, Seattle, since 1989. Advisory board Green River Community College Professional Entertainment Training Program, since 1982. Consultant Recording Studio Design, Seattle, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer, associate producer, engineer on several albums including Diamonds & Pearls, (nominated Best Records Northwest Area Musicians Association, 1990), Main Attraction (Best Vocal Group Northwest Area Musicians Association, 1989), Robbie Ott, Tony Moore, Trenchcoat, Northwest Church. Sound design and museum composition for feature film Crossers. Producer, creator (with Bob Sluys) instructional video Killer Demos Hot Tips and Cool Secrets for the Home Multi-tract User.

      Author The AudioPro Home Recording Course, The Hitsound Recording Course.

Membership

Worship team Northwest Church, Federal Way, since 1989, director music. Member Northwest Area Musicians Association, National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Married Lynn Denise Schartow, August 26, 1978. 1 child, Kristi Nicole.

father:
Chester Lowell Gibson

mother:
Vera Hartense (Jolley) Gibson

spouse:
Lynn Denise Schartow

child:
Kristi Nicole Gibson