Owner / Founder
Brooklyn, NY Member since December 2018
Studio 44 is the audio-post HQ of Michael Jones - a Peabody Award-winning and Grammy-nominated sound recordist, radio/podcast producer, and sound editor. He earned a BS from UNCA and a Master of Music and Music Technology from NYU. Notable award-winning projects as a sound recordist include The Queen of Versailles; Watergate; Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes; Inside Job; Cradle of Champions; Generation Wealth; The China Hustle; Miss Sharon Jones!; and Client 9. Recent projects as a sound editor include While I Breathe I Hope; and The Cat Rescuers - both of which premiered at Doc NYC in 2018. Jones was a long-time co-producer and is currently the chief audio engineer of PRI/PRX’s Afropop Worldwide which has its production HQ at Studio 44 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Currently he is shooting Season 8 of Barnwood Builders - the #1 rated show on the DIY Network - and Season 4 of Death Row Stories for CNN.