Recording Arts Alumna Spotlight: Vanessa Spinetti

Vanessa Spinetti shares the roots of her nickname “Swizzy Spaghetti” and her love of mixing, songwriting and singing It’s music festival season and we’re dedicating the month of April to recording arts and live sound! Most of the spotlights featured will be alumni from The Los Angeles Recording School, a division of The Los Angeles […]

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Women in Entertainment Panel

This is what diversity looks like—at The Los Angeles Film School Did you know that over the 91-year history of the Academy Awards, only one female has won an Oscar for Best Director? If you recall, the Oscar went to Kathryn Bigelow for The Hurt Locker. To add salt to the wound, Bigelow won the […]

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Music Production Alumnae Spotlight: Zatina Gardner

Music Production Alumna talks singing gospel in church to performing at the Apollo Theatre Meet Zatina. She’s a recent graduate with serious ambition. We interviewed Zatina at the last alumni mixer and gleaned so much positive insight into her experience in the music industry. Zatina shares the importance of always staying true to your vision […]

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20th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight: Darryl Crutchfield

Darryl Crutchfield in Chaplin A recent graduate shares insight on life after graduating with an associate degree in recording arts. Meet Darryl. Aka The one-and-only Dorell. He’s a big-hearted entertainment business professional who spends his time serving the veterans’ community through a project called Saving All Kids. When he’s not working on his side projects, […]

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