Shon HeersinkAkron Recording Connection

Major: Audio Engineering

Shon Heersink is a twenty year veteran in the music industry.   He is a classically trained pianist, with a bachelors in piano performance, and 68 graduate hours in piano performance and instrumental music education.   He has recorded keys on several albums.  


Although he was from a small town in Colorado, he has been quite successful in music.   After studying piano with John Owings at Texas Christian University, he produced several live shows in different venues in Colorado, and operated a small recording studio.    After those projects, Shon decided to enter music education, and won 4 state marching championships and directed an award winning percussion ensemble for 8 years.  


Shon is now living in Akron Ohio, and is in the Audio Engineering program at Lava Recording Studios in Cleveland, and The Recording Institute.    He also is a piano accompanist for Kent State University’s music department and is teaching privately.  During breaks, Shon has enjoyed hiking the Cuyahoga Park, and exploring the Akron area. 


Shon has several current projects in composition and music production, and has been enjoying the program at Lava Recording Studios.   He is excited about Audio Engineering, and enjoys helping musicians sound their absolute best.   


Latest Blog Entries from Shon Heersink

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compositionPosted by Shon Heersink on 2012-01-13

One of the things I like most about recording music is the ability to create ideas.    I, for one, never can remember great ideas I might come up with at the piano, (or at least great to me), and the ability to record them is so great... Read More >>