John Towner

Recording Technology
Community Music Center Instructor

Email: jtowner@harpercollege.edu
Phone: 847-925-6000 Ext. 3509
Office: Music Instruction Center P-206

John has a degree in Music Business from Elmhurst College and has been teaching and working in the field of sound recording for over 20 years. The majority of his work has been done locally at Maxim Entertainment Group/Solid Sound Recording Studio although John also does remote recording as well. He has recorded countless CD and demo projects for area musicians and taught many students who have gone on to be professional engineers. John has a strong music background, having been in a number of bands and musical ensembles. He also serves as a choir director and composer for his church in Arlington Heights. His recent credits include recordings for GIA Publications, Loyola University Press, Bill O'Connell Big Band, Brian Conn New Music Ensemble, St. Charles Singers, and Tony Barr. John also has done hundreds of recordings of Chicago area bands with varying styles from hard rock to jazz, pop and country.