Owner/Engineer/Percussionist/Video Editor/Sound Designer
Lanny started Logan Square Recording Studio (previously known as Orchestra Hall Studio) as home studio for
personal projects 10 years ago and the business grew to
warrant the move to it's
present location in Logan Square. The
new facility was built with
state-of -the-art equipment as he
felt that the incredible
talent of our local musicians was underserved
in this market.
"We're just as talented as the artists in New York
L.A., but the big studios have abandoned Chicago."
other life, from which he retired this year after
he was responsible for shepherding multi-million
creative projects for consumer giants such as, Helene Curtis,
Unilever, Kraft Foods, and Wal-Mart.
With his expertise as a
studio drummer, he often adds drum & percussion
sessions when clients need to "fatten-up" or fix a
background brings a musician friendly environment
sessions and he provides a comfortable atmosphere that
encourages the best performances.
here for Lanny's musical bio on the "Grilly Brothers Quntet" site
Jeff Kier- Owner/Composer/Pianist//Sound Designer
Jeff is currently a jazz pianist and composer for the Grilly Brothers Quintet who perform
In the Chicago area. He also is a composer/Sound Designer for Theater & Dance ensembles.
Jeff has led his own band – The Jeff Kier Quartet featuring Mike Hershenson. The group has been featured in many local clubs over the years suchas Oz, Orphans, and The Bulls. In addition, Jeff is a music director for the Comedy Shrine Improv Troupe who performs regularly in Naperville. Jeff earned his B.A. degree as Liberal Arts Music Major at the University of Illinois.
Click here for Jeff's musical bio on the "Grilly Brothers Sextet" site
Sasha Brusin - Recording Engineer/Mac OS Consultant/Guitarist
Sasha used to co-own Highland Park Recording Studio.
He received Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
degrees at Tesla Institute in Novi Sad, Yugoslavia as
well as a Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance at Roosevelt
University in Chicago. He is highly skilled in Pro Tools and Digital
Performer and he has expertise in recording a wide range
of genre's such as, jazz, dance, rock, and ethnic. and
is available to add or fix guitar or bass tracks to a session
as he is fluent in most musical styles. He also is co-leader of the
critically acclaimed jazz quartet, "Transport."
Sasha's knowledge and background are invaluable on any
project and his understanding of computers and the Mac OS is priceless.
Max Grilly -Engineer/Videographer/Video Editor/Voice-overs
Max joined Logan Square Studio full-time earlier this yearafter working part-time for the last 2 years as a video-editor.
Max's background includes studying Film & Video at Columbia
College, Associate of Arts degree: Web-design at Robert Morris
College, and Theater Arts at University of Illinois-Chicago.
He has also performed in numerous productions with professional
theater companies such as: Dramatists Revolutionary Army,
The Company Upstairs, played the lead in the
independent film, " Missing The Sunrise," and he recently was in the cast in a
Steppenwolf play, "Lost Land," starring John Malkovich
Max, with his extensive communication training and public
speaking experience (DJ at WCDV, numerous commercial
voice-overs) is also available to provide voice-overs to a
film, video, or dvd project.