Joel Jaffe is Studio D’s President and Chief Engineer. He was one of the co-founders and designers of the studio in 1983. Please email him, or feel free to call the studio to talk to him about your next project. Joel is always interested in helping develop new projects.
Joel Jaffe, is an award-winning engineer producer, composer, and studio owner. He has worked on a number of GRAMMY albums and has been instrumental in developing new talent in the Bay Area for over thirty years. He has been a member of NARAS for the last twenty years, 12 years as a board member, as well as an A.E.S. member. He has conducted seminars on “Recording In The Real World” for the San Francisco State and Sonoma State Recording Arts programs, as well as a teacher for Pyramind Media & Music Production school.
His music has appeared as theme songs and incidental pieces on major network television and films like, “One Life To Live” and “Young and the Restless”. His compositions have reached international audiences as well pieces he has scored for three shows on the WDR network in Germany. He has been the audio producer on surround DVD’s for Ringo Starr’s ” All Starr Band” , Carlos Santana and Wayne Shorter, animated film Wave Twisters and more.
Currently he is developing an exciting new concert TV show broadcast in surround, featuring world class stars performing live concerts complete with interviews. Joel also continues to compose original works for TV/FIlm.