Click here for composer Allen R. Trubitt, my late father.

Thanks for visiting! I'm a writer, audio producer, teacher and musician. This site includes information about my books, upcoming class schedules, a little bio, a link to send me mail and other odds and ends, including a bit about my work for Neil Young and Lionel Model Trains.

I am also the moderator of the Nature Sounds Society e-mail./web group. Come check it out! (Free Yahoo! e-groups membership required.)

I'm also a musician and technical director for The Sippy Cups! (Note: The Sippy Cups are currently on an extended nap).

Rudy performing with The Sippy Cups.
Photo: Dan Phillips.

Visit my friends at Daisy Rock Guitars

Recent Product Review Articles...


New! Quick tip for mounting acoustical foam.

Coming soon: the Sony PCM-D1, and Edirol R-9 reviews.

Our review of the M-Audio Microtrack 24/96 for Electronic Musician.

Field Recording wind-screen DPA Windpac review for Mix Magazine (scroll down, it's second on the page)

My review of the Fostex FR-2 field memory recorder for Electronic Musician magazine.

Grace Designs Lunatec V3 mic-preamp and A/D converter.

My review of the iRiver iHP120 MP3 player/audio recorder.

Click here for older equipment reviews....

Wanna Read My Books?

 My latest book is Mackie Compact Mixers, published by Hal Leonard. The new "2.1" edition covers all Mackie's new compact mixers, 18 models in all. What you need to know about the DFX, VLZ, CFX, PPM, SR and more, all here, right now!

This book, as well as my other titles, may now be ordered directly from this site, in association with



Free Resources!

Acoustical Foam Mounting Tip

A Field Recording Guide


Resume Stuff:

Writing Samples

Music and Audio Production

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