Jeff Touzeau is a writer and musician living in New York. In addition to Home Studio Essentials (Course Technology PTR, 2009), he has published three books, including Careers in Audio (Course Technology PTR, 2008), Artists on Recording Techniques (Course Technology PTR, 2008), and Making Tracks: Unique Recording Studio Environments (Schiffer, 2006). As a journalist, Touzeau has written cover stories for EQ, Tape Op, Professional Sound, and Music Production Toolbox, among others. His feature column, “Music, etc.,” appears in Pro Sound News each month. When Touzeau isn’t writing, he enjoys composing, performing, and recording music at his studio, Hummingbird Sound.