MEET THE TEAM
ERNEST LACONIC WINGO
Teaching Artist | Producer | Audio Engineer
Ernest Laconic Wingo is an audio engineer, producer, and songwriter from Colorado Springs, CO and is influenced by sounds from Houston, Atlanta, Chicago, and Memphis. Some of his favorite recording artists include Chamillionare and Playa Fly.
Laconic co-founded Creators on Tour while pursuing a degree in Digital Audio Engineering at Shoreline Community College to expose creative arts students to different aspects of the industry and build their network. Laconic has 15 years of experience producing and recording records and he taps into his avionics background in the studio, as well.
ANDREW TAPYDNA CHRISTNACHT
Musician | Audio Engineer | Teaching Artist
Born into a musical family, TapyDNA is an audio engineer and producer from Tacoma, WA and currently lives Seattle. He started classical training at a young age, but once the young man found Jazz, there was no turning back. Influenced by Wes Montgomery and Herbie Hancock, TapyDNA also takes after the sounds of modern artists like Kendrick Lamar and Anderson.Paak. Hoping to build on hip-hop’s traditional sounds, TapyDNA weaves in many genres from bebop to indie rock.
TapyDNA completed his Audio Engineering Certificate at the University of Washington in Seattle and studied under Glenn Lorbecki. He hopes to make a lasting impression on his listeners. He currently plays drums in a local band - Fall in Place.
Produced/Engineered for: Kaips, Reilly, Clyde Clover, J. Bailey, Deadkey, Fall in Place Band, and more.