Faculty & Staff

Meet our highly experienced staff of engineers, producers, educators, and musicians.

Buford Jones

Adjunct Live Sound Professor

Here is a partial list of awards and music credits…

  • Audio Mix for Faith Hill’s 2000 CBS Thanksgiving Special
  • TEC Award for Sound Reinforcement Engineer 1989.
  • Nominated for TEC Award for Sound Reinforcement Engineer 1986,88,89.
  • Engineered and Mixed Pink Floyd’s “Delicate Sound of Thunder” Album 1988
  • Platinum & Gold Records for Pink Floyd’s “Delicate Sound of Thunder” Album
  • Platinum Record for Jackson Browne’s “Hold Out” Album 1980. Record One Studios, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Platinum Record for Faith Hill’s “Take Me As I Am” & “It Matters To Me” Albums.
  • Recorded and Mixed Mark O’Connor’s “Meanings Of” Album 1984. Trax Studios-Dallas, TX.
  • Recorded/Mixed & Produced Randy Meisner’s “Dallas” Album-1984.
  • Trax Studios and Rudy Records-Los Angeles,CA. (Japanese Release Only)

Tour Credits as Live Sound Mixer and/or Engineer:

  • Linda Ronstadt
  • Pink Floyd
  • Don Henley
  • Travis Tritt
  • Al Jarreau
  • ZZ Top
  • Prince
  • Pat Benatar
  • Three Dog Night
  • Counting Crows
  • David Bowie
  • George Harrison
  • Eric Clapton
  • Faith Hill
  • Jackson Browne
  • Clint Black
  • James Taylor
  • Travis Tritt
Beaufort Jones
Beaufort Jones

Here is a partial list of awards and music credits…

  • Audio Mix for Faith Hill’s 2000 CBS Thanksgiving Special
  • TEC Award for Sound Reinforcement Engineer 1989.
  • Nominated for TEC Award for Sound Reinforcement Engineer 1986,88,89.
  • Engineered and Mixed Pink Floyd’s “Delicate Sound of Thunder” Album 1988
  • Platinum & Gold Records for Pink Floyd’s “Delicate Sound of Thunder” Album
  • Platinum Record for Jackson Browne’s “Hold Out” Album 1980. Record One Studios, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Platinum Record for Faith Hill’s “Take Me As I Am” & “It Matters To Me” Albums.
  • Recorded and Mixed Mark O’Connor’s “Meanings Of” Album 1984. Trax Studios-Dallas, TX.
  • Recorded/Mixed & Produced Randy Meisner’s “Dallas” Album-1984.
  • Trax Studios and Rudy Records-Los Angeles,CA. (Japanese Release Only)

Tour Credits as Live Sound Mixer and/or Engineer:

  • Linda Ronstadt
  • Pink Floyd
  • Don Henley
  • Travis Tritt
  • Al Jarreau
  • ZZ Top
  • Prince
  • Pat Benatar
  • Three Dog Night
  • Counting Crows
  • David Bowie
  • George Harrison
  • Eric Clapton
  • Faith Hill
  • Jackson Browne
  • Clint Black
  • James Taylor
  • Travis Tritt

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