Adam  Olson

Assistant Professor, Music Production and Recording Technology

Conservatory Academics
Division


Ruebush 137

540-545-7285



Faculty Member since 2006


When I was a kid and I bought a record, I ripped that thing open, I wanted to know who was playing what, what studio it was cut at, who was the string arranger, who was the engineer. Lenny Kravitz



Applied Area(s)

Guitar, Jazz
Guitar, Classical

Education

Diploma, Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences; B.S., Brigham Young University; M.A., University of Colorado at Denver


    Personal Highlights

    Adam Olson is an engineer whose specialty is in Digital Audio Workstations and is a certified instructor for both Digidesign's Pro Tools and Apple's Logic Pro. Adam has worked in various studios in Utah, Arizona, New York and Colorado. He has worked for companies such as Euphonix, Apple, Wind Over the Earth and Digital Poets as a product specialist or audio recording trainer. He also founded Studio PRIME and ran the studio in Denver.Adam has worked with many professional artists and top Grammy winning engineers in both training, assisting and engineering.He teaches Recording Systems 1 & 2, Basic Electronics, Studio Maintenance and Repair, MIDI and Electronic Music, Music Synthesis, Digital and Advanced Recording and other related classes.


    Studio Prime
    Studio for recording, lessons and other help.

    DAW Help
    A little bit of help in various digital audio workstations to get people started.

    Virtual Training Company
    Training in audio that has titles Adam has authored.