​​Manager, Audio Production and Music Technology

Scott Topazi was appointed Manager of Audio Production and Music Technology in July of 2013. He comes to Mount Pleasant from Collin College, where he taught Audio engineering, and the Aspen Music Festival, where he was an Assistant Audio Engineer.  Previously he worked as a Recording Lab Engineer for the University of North Texas, where he had responsibility for studio and on-location recording, as well as producing.

Mr. Topazi received the Bachelor of Arts in Music Technology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2006. Following that he went to the University of North Texas
where he studied saxophone, music theory, and continued his work in recording engineering.  He was awarded the Master of Music in Saxophone Performance in 2008 from North Texas.

- Manages all operational aspects of the Audio Production studio including:
- Assistance in planning and purchasing, and supervision of the installation of audio and recording facilities in the music building
- responsible for managing maintenance and upgrading of those audio and recording facilities
- Recording all faculty recitals and student ensemble concerts
- Development of policies and procedures for the studio
- Training, scheduling, and supervision of student recording assistants
- Audio-related assistance to music faculty

Contact Information
Email: topaz1s@cmich.edu
Phone: (989) 774-2045
Room: MU 293