Murray in for Disney Project
Actor and Voice talent Brian Doyle Murray was in Studio B working with engineer Neil Simpson. The character voice session was for a Disney project.
MATCH CAN BOOM - Convention Opening Song
Kansas Cities own sucessful songwriter, performer and producer Kathryn Lorenzen tracked a new original song for the creative think tank "Match Can Boom" and LandaJob. This inspirational rocker will be used as a show opener for a gathering of "out of the box thinkers" creative leaders in Kansas City. Kathryn brought together the core of the Chapman Recording studio musicians including Kevin Rogers on guitar, James Albright on bass, Joe Micqulon on keys and Evan Bell on drums. The session was produced by Kathryn and recorded by Matt Peters.
Funny Man Rick Stasi's Project
We've been working on one of the funnest projects this year! Rick Stasi, producer, graphic and comic artist, copywriter and voice actor has brought his funny talents to Chapman Recording. Rick is putting the final touches to his latest project, "Funny You Should Ask Presents TALKING TO MYSELF, (To You)". This audio cd contains numerous selections from his successful "Funny You Should Ask!" Book 1. The cd includes songs, poems and musings guranteed to make you laugh out loud. Rick is shown above, (right), with engineer Neil Simpson in Control Room B. Check Rick's website for release dates. http://www.rickstasi.com/
Colby Donaldson - Survivor Star
The creative group of Jason Yoder Design was in working on an image video for corporate client Weber Guardian. The voice talent on the project was CBS "Survivor" star and winner Colby Donaldson. Mr. Donaldson is also know for his work on "Top Shot", "Top Guns" and a role on the tv show "Bones". The sessions were handled by our Neil Simpson working in Studio B.
Fred Galvin / Media Press Release
Former marine Maj. Fred Galvin is in the process of getting his story out the puplic and the press. Mr. Galvin had been deployed to
Afghanistan when his unit was attacked by a suicide car bomber. What followed is amazing story. With the help of media producer Rick Raglow that story is starting to gain some traction, Washington Free Beacon. Both were recenlty at Chapman Recording shooting a video press release. Watch your local newpaper for mor info.
BNSF With Ironmule Creative
Ironmule Creative producer David Vickers working on a project for transportation giant BNSF. The "Safety Message" script called for two of the best males voices in the market, Michael Ashcraft and Andy Barnett. Handling the audio duties is engineer Neil Simpson.
Corporate Video Editing
Video editor and producer Jack Mulligan has been working out of our Studio C for the last few months. We are happy to have Jack back under our roof since he was a full time audio engineer for us for many years prior to 1997. If you are in need of high quality video production give us a call and we'll put you in touch with jack were he can help with your project. (913) 894-6854.
THE FOX TELEVISION NETWORK
Area singer songwriter Kathryn Lorenzen has another song placed with FOX TV and "THE LAST MAN ON EARTH". The recorded tracks will be used in 4 episodes over the 2015 season. The track was originally recorded for Titan Records and engineered by Chuck Chapman.
NEBRASKA FURNITURE MART
Regional furniture giant NFB has been in Studio B working with engineer/producer Neil Simpson recording a series of "Door Buster" spots.
Snap Judgment Radio Show
We recorded interviews for the NPR show "Snap Judgment". The "Davy - Ellie Interviews" was engineered by Neil Simpson and produced by Davy Kim via phone patch back to the east coast.
The French Open
The remarkable voice over talent Roberta Solomon was in town recently and recorded several spots for the French Open. The spots were produced for NBC Sports. The ISDN session was engineered by our own Neil Simpson.
Super Bowl Spot.
HCA Midwest Health recorded audio for their "TUNR4THEBETTER" tv campaign that ran during the 2016 Super Bowl game. The session wa engineered by Neil Simpson in Studio B.
Dialog Replacement for Chicago
Studio B has been booked with a wide range of projects in 2015. One of the latest is a dialog replacement session for the NBC drama "CHICAGO PD". The session was done via ISDN and co-produced by engineer Neil Simpson.
Kansas City Marathon
We are pleased to be involved with the "2015 Kanas City Marathon" this year. The musical side of the project is a colaboration between Mark Valentine, area talent and Chapman Recording and Mastering. The album is being produced by Mark and engineered by Rob Rebeck and George Hunt. The cd created over the next few months will be part of a larger promotional package given to thousands who attend and participate.
Engineer Neil Simpson takes a break with Clay Elder of CARRIE DIARIES.
Studio B was the site for a dialog replacement session for THE CW Nework and Producer
Mike Farrell for Mother Jones Podcast
Producers Mike Mechanic and Brett Brownell worked with "MASH" actor Mike Farrell for web content client Mother Jones. The session was handled by staff engineer Evan Clark in Studio B.
Local Classic Holiday Track
If you live in the Kansas City area then you've probably heard "Christmas In Kansas City". Each year it gets heavy airplay from Thanksgiving Day to Charistmas Day. We original produced the track for the Plaza Restaurant Association and they used it for several years to promote holiday dinning. Since then it has become a local standard heard by millions and used on many radio station promotional albums. Start a tradition and let us create a custom piece for your client. For more info call 913-894-6854.
Kenny Rogers Surround Mix
Music icon Kenny Rogers had his personal sound-man Frank Farrell in Studio B mixing 5.1 for an upcoming concert DVD. The project includes Dolly Parton, Alision Krause, Wynonna Judd, Chris Issac and his original "First Edition" band. Coming to a network near you soon.
AMERICAN DAD For FOX NETWORK
Rob Riggle was in Studio B again recording tracks for the animated series American Dad for the Fox Network. Rob is a regular on the John Stewart Show and is the voices for several animated characters. He also appeared in the 2009 movie "The Hangover". The session was engineered by our own Evan Clark.
KU Basketball Star Cole Aldrich For Providence Medical Center
Wide Awake Films had KU basketball great Cole Aldrich in doing voice overs for Providence Medical Center. The sessions were produced by WAF's Shane Sealy with engineering by Evan Clark.
JEWEL'S Audio Book "A Night Without Armor"
Our Studio B was host to recording artist JEWEL. Brought in by New York based Harper Collins Publishing
for a book on tape, she also tracked several guitar pieces for transitions between chapters. The entire album
was recording at Chapman Recording and sessions were produced by Rick Harris. "A NIGHT WITHOUT ARMOR"
became a New York Times Best Seller and won the 1999 Audie Award for Best Poetry recording.
American Dad Returns For Fox
Victor Raider-Wexler was in with engineer-producer Evan Clark recording tracks for the Fox animated series AMERICAN DAD. Victor is a well know character and voice actor with thousands of credits from Seinfield to King of Quieens.
Wide Awake Films & Danny Cox
Two of our favorite people were in Studio B recently. Danny Cox, legendary recording artist, songwriter, singer and actor is revoicing a project for "Wilson's Creek National Park" visitors center. Producing the project is the talented writer, shooter, editor and producer Shane Seley. Staff engineer Evan Clark is handling all of the audio recording plus the 5.1 surround mix.
WICKED "The Musical" In Studio B
The touring version of WICKED with production stage manager Bryan Landrine has been in recording tracks for the show. Actors from the musical recorded several musical tracks to be used in the stage show. http://www.wickedthemusical.com/
PRESLEY'S: A BRANSON MAINSTAY ADDS TELEVISION NETWORK
Chapman Recording is proud to offer voice over services for the new Branson Television Network. The session was produced by Steve Presley of PRESLEY'S with vo duties handled by Richard W. Fatherley. The session was complete in our new Studio B.
ISDN FOR MACY'S
Chapman Recording just competed an ISND session for BLAST Productions of NY and retail giant MACY'S. The voice over session was engineered by Evan Clark.
BASEBALL GREAT GEORGE BRETT
Producer Jim Gencur with Royals great George Brett in Studio A working on Mutual Mortgage radio spots.
RICHARD THOMAS FOR MERCEDES-BENZ
Actor Richard Thomas visited Studio B and engineer Evan Clark to record a series of national spots for Mercedes-Benz. Mr. Thomas is famous for his role in the THE WALTON'S tv series as John Boy as well as hundreds of other movie and television roles.
Daily Show Regular Does Character VO
Rob Riggie has been working in Studio C for LA based Sleeping Giant Productions. Rob is know for his work on Saturday Night Live & The Office and was doing voices for a new animated series.
SHATNER & NBC
William Shatner visited Chapman Recording to voice a project for NBC television. We have worked with Mr, Shanter on several projects over the years when he was in town for the American Royal. He is the consument professional and a joy to work with.
The Epic Battle of Wilson Creek
Wide Awake Films has produced the first HD video with 5.1 surround sound installed at any national park in the US. The Wilson Creek project was produced by Shane Sealey, Rob Hodge and Ed Lydecker. Narration was provide by Richard Ward Fatherley with surround sound sound design and mix by Chuck Chapman with the assistants of Shane Sealey. The 24 minute film will be shown in a theatre on the park grounds. The battlefield is just outside of Springfield Missouri.
JOLLY ROGERS COMPLETES NEW CONCERT DVD
Pirate music lives on with regional favorite THE JOLLY ROGERS band. The groups has long been a big draw at The Renaissance Festivals around the country. They have been in Studio C with Chuck Chapman finishing a new concert DVD which includes performances at the GEM THEATRE and THE RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL of Kansas City. The project was mixed in 5.1 with live recording by Don James and David Gillmore. For more info visit the bands website . . . http://www.chivalry.com/jollyrogers/
NORTHWEST AIRLINES PROJECT
Producer David Vickers has been in Studio B working on several video projects for NWA. The sessions were engineered by Chuck Chapman, Evan Clark and Neil Simpson.
Actor Brian Doyle-Murray
The CARTOON NETWORK recently booked Studio C to recording voice tracks for their newest animated series, "The Marvelous
Misadventures of Flapjack". Talent was none other than actor Brian Doyle-Murray famous for his roles on Saturday Night Live,
Caddy Shack and Ground Hog Day. Three episodes were recorded via phone patch to the Cartoon headquarters in LA. Watch for the new series in the next few months!
Recording Legend Visits Studio
International recording artist Marilyn Maye graced Studio C recently to work on a project for author and producer Richard Ward Fatherley. The session was part of a project for Richard's up coming book about the radio industry and singing radio ID's. Marilyn was a session singer in the mid 1950's, recording many sessions at Damon Studios. The same studio where engineer Chuck Chapman started his career in the early 1970's. Both worked for the recording pioneer Victor Damon.
Sprint Center Project
The Kansas City Sprint Center will have a video walk around produced by David Vickers. The video will play on dozens of flat screen monitors throughout the hall. The project was voiced by Richard Fatherley, Max Graham and Jim Birdsal (NFL Films) with video production by Take2. Voice over and music sessions were recorded and mixed by Evan Clark and Chuck Chapman. A custom music track was composed by our own Brett Francis.
Robot Chicken For Cartoon Network
The new animated series "Robot Chicken" was in Studio C with Evan Clark doing voices for a new episode. The session was voiced by Dustin Diamond of "Saved By The Bell" fame and produced by Seth Green of the "Austin Powers" movies and Hugh Sterbakov.
American Idol Taylor Hicks
American Idol star Taylor Hicks visited Studio B to record a voice over for a national tv spot. The session was engineered and produced by our own Evan Clark.
Royals Hall Of Fame 2nd Baseman Frank White
Former Kansas City Royals 2'd baseman Frank White was in Studio C for The Crawford Dealers of Raytown. The session was produced by Rick Miller for N & N advertising. A portion of the spots where voiced by veteran talent JP Morgan and engineered by Chuck Chapman.
Country Artist Steve Azar Does Doc / HNTB Project
National country recording artist Steve Azar has completed narration for the documentary "SECOND CROSSING" for HNTB. The project is produced by Jeff Herzer and was engineered by Chuck Chapman. The session was recorded at Digital Audio Post in Nashville.
KU MED Spots / Actor Tom Skerritt
A series of radio spots for KUMED were recorded in Studio B with actor Tom Skerritt. Mr. Skerritt is known for his performances in Robert Altman's "MASH", "ALIEN" and "CONTACT" just to name a few. The sessions were engineered by Evan Clark.
ALPHA DOG DVD / Soundtrack
We're excited about our involvement on the new film ALPHA DOG which stars Bruce Willis, Sharon Stone and Justin Timberlake. As it turns out director Nick Cassavetes is an huge Tech N9ne fan and wanted Tech to score a portion of the film. Tech immediately contacted staff engineer Robert Rebeck and Chapman Recording to arrange studio time to track and mix the music. Also involved was Tech's musical partner Krizz Kalico, the project was produced for Travis O'Guin and Strange Music Inc.
Wide Awake Films Wins Emmy
Wide Awake Films has won an Emmy for their Civil War documentary "The Battle of Franklin: Five Hours in the Valley of Death". The WAF team beat out 267 nominees to win in the Documentary/Historical category. The production team consisted of Shane Sealy, Ed Leydecker, Rob Hodge, Richard Fatherley and Chuck Chapman. The dvd was show on PBS last November.
Surround Mix For Mt Vernon Project
We've just completed surround mixes for the latest film from Inland Sea Productions. Producers John Altman and Amiee Larabee created the new film, "Pre Show Welcome", for the renovated visitors center at Mount Vernon. The project features WHEEL OF FORTUNE host Pat Sajack. The project was mixed in the 5.1 surround format by Chuck Chapman in Studio C. The sessions included dozens of life like sound effects and period music. The final film will be shown in a newly construction 400 seat theater on museum grounds.
University Of Kansas / Jingle for National TV & Radio
We recently completed a new jingle for KU that will be used during nationally broadcast sporting events, ie ESPN & ABC. The track was produced by Frank Barthell of KU and written by Chapman Recording staff composer Brett Frances. The session was recording and mixed by Chuck Chapman and airs throughout the 2006-2007 football and basketball season.
John Deere / National Spot Production
VO talent Richard Fatherely (left) and engineer/producer Chuck Chapman have been working several weeks to complete a series of radio spots for agricultural giant John Deere. The spots will air national through 2007.
Disney Project / Audio For Video Production
Miami based DAVID NIXON PRODUCTIONS has been in Studio C recording narration for the magic kingdom. VO talent Michael Ashcraft at the mic with Evan Clark engineering.
Doctors Do Spots / National Series
Nearly 50 area doctors converged on Studio C to participate in the recording of radio spots for pharmaceutical giant Pfizer. The sessions were produced by our Evan Clark for the Powers Agency with assistance by Sara Medley. Both studios were booked for the gathering and there was plenty of good networking by all.
Voice Of Academy Awards / Hallmark Session
Studio B was graced with a project from Hallmark Cards with producer Kent Hermes and vo talent Tom Kane. Tom was the voice of the ACADEMY AWARDS this year and can be heard on hundreds of national spots including Apple's SUPER BOWL spots and as Yoda in STAR WARS. (L-R Evan Clark, Tom Kane, Kent Hermes)
Theme For Children International
Kansas City based Children International recorded a new theme or anthem \for their summer 2006 convention. The warm and earthly track was produced by Brian Anderson and Dolores Quinn Kitchen. The session featured several talented local musicians and a high school choir. The lyrics where in both english and spanish and the session was engineered by Robert Rebeck.
Eddie Munster / Records For Hallmark Halloween
Hallmark Cards was in Studio C recording a piece with Eddie Munster, aka Butch Patrick. The in house production will be used during the halloween season. The session was engineered by Evan Clark.
Madden NFL 2006 / Tech N9ne Scores Big
We are very excited about the inclusion of the Tech N9ne track, THE BEAST, on the upcoming MADDEN NFL 2006 Play-station game. The track was engineered by our talented Robert Rebeck with Tech and Travis O'Guin producing. Look for the games release fall of 2006. Congratulation Tech!!!
Austin Nichols, the son of the late John Ritter Jason Ritter, Michael Rooker, Josh Stewart and Paul Wesley. The project is being directed by Jason Wiles of NBC's THIRD WATCH fame.
Chapman Recording engineer Evan Clark has been working with producers from Barnstorming Productions on a video/web project for the Kansas Speedway. This wraps up a number of sessions over the last year for BP and the speedway.
Victoria's Secret / In House Project
Chapman Recording has just completed several days of vo recording for Victoria's Secrets. The sessions for SMG featured voice over talent Kathleen Leighton and were engineered by Evan Clark
Bill Kurtis Project / HNTB & State Of Kansas
Architecture giant HNTB has been in Studio C editing a project for the State of Kansas. The track was narrated by A & E's own Bill Kurtis. The session was produced y Jeff Herzer of HNTB and engineered by Chuck Chapman
National Aviation Weather Workshop
Chapman Recording recently provided location video and audio services for the "National Aviation Weather Workshop" at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration complex in Kansas City. The three day event covered all types of weather forecasting procedures and techniques as well as problem solving exercises We will produce a 12 dvd compilation for each attendee and their home station. Seen above is engineer assistant Neil Simpson at the audio workstation position.
The grandfather of BMX freestyle Dennis McCoy recently cut a session in Studio B. The project was produced via phone patch by Kelly "K" for Los Angeles based Moviso.
KCPT Project Wins Emmy
KCPT writer and producer Pam Reichard has won a Emmy for her new project "The Road To Kanorodo". The public television sessions were co-produced by Angee Simmon. Area musicians who provided original compositions and great performances include Dave Simmons, Jeff Hudson and BZ Parscale. The Elders' Brent Hoad provided fiddle and mandolin tracks and the project was narrated by national recording artist Melissa Etheridge. Chapman Recording is proud to have been involved with this fantastic production.
Producers from BBC Television recently visited Studio C to record audio for the new home decorating show, "While You Were Out". Host Anna Bocci narrated the pilot and 2 additional episodes with the first to air July 6th on the The Learning Channel. The sessions were recorded and edited by Chuck Chapman.
Nelson Atkins Museum curator Mark Wilson recently recorded tracks for the upcoming exhibit "Eternal Egypt: Masterworks of Ancient Art from The British Museum". The project was produced via ISDN by Accoustic-Guide of New York and engineered by Robert Rebeck.