A merger of Location Digital Recording and Nor Cal Sound

Tel: (650) 631-1072




Andy Heller

Gary Wood



























































Andrew Heller is a producer, engineer, musician, and the co-owner of Audio Production Group, a professional audio company that specializes in remote audio recording and production, sound reinforcement, studio recording, and digital editing/C.D. mastering. In business in the Bay Area for over 15 years, Audio Production Group provides the highest level of audio services, equipment, and operation to the music, entertainment and corporate communications industries.

Andrew has engineered and/or produced many CD's both live and in the studio. In addition to his education (BA recording engineering/minor in music from CSU Chico), he spent 10 years as an audio engineer and instructor at the Aspen Music Festival in Aspen, Colorado. During his tenure there, he provided recording and sound reinforcement services for many internationally known Classical, Jazz, and Rock/Pop artists. He also taught courses in audio engineering to students and industry professionals who were brushing up on their skills.



Gary Wood is an mixer/engineer/sound designer and co-owner of Audio Production Group. He has extensive experience in the San Francisco live music and recording/broadcast community as an engineer, musician, and arranger. Besides building his own audio business for the last eleven years, Gary was also the Audio Director/House Engineer/Instructor at Pacifica Community Television from 2000 - 2008. Passion for the quality of music reproduction has always been the driving force behind the career path Gary has chosen and wishes to bring to others.







Alex Specht has been working with Audio Production Group since 2003, formerly under Location Digital Recording. After academic studies in Music Performance, Recording Arts and A/V Tech, he began as an intern under Andy Heller. In addition to audio engineering duties, running FOH and Monitors, Alex has been handling Equipment Maintenance, Location Recording and in-house IT administration.

Aside from his position in Audio Production Group he has been performing and recording professionally for many Bay Area artists and bands since 2001. He plays Keyboards and Percussion, and is versitle with diverse musical genres.

Aside from his studies in Music and Technology, Alex Specht has his AA in communications from Foothill College.




Arman Christoff Boyles is a multimedia artist / composer / engineer who enjoys exploring the fusion of music, art and technology. His career started in 1991 in the Los Angeles recording industry working as a recording engineer/producer for albums then expanded into audio for TV and film. During this time he secured some work doing music scores for short films and founded the progressive art rock band Product. In 1998 he started started Flickertista Productions producing sketch comedy TV, radio theater, CDs and short films. In 2002 Arman moved operations to Santa Cruz, CA and continues to provide a variety of creative and technical services to musicians, artists, film makers throughout the Bay Area.



Brad Semenoff has worked in a wide variety of audio related fields
since 2005. As a member of the Audio Production Group, he is often
called upon to run FOH and Monitors for festivals or setting up the
stage at various events. His first priority is to ensure top notch
audio at each event.

In addition to his position within the Audio Production Group, Brad
also works in post production sound for film and television with
credits in both small independent films and big budget productions. He
has a BA in Broadcasting from San Francisco State University and is an
expert Pro Tools user.