Michael McCoy is an audio engineer with a diverse discography that includes recordings for Beyoncé, Madonna, Faith Hill, R.E.M., Maroon 5, Enrique Iglesias, Coldplay, Wyclef Jean, Tony Bennett, Yo Yo Ma, Renée Flemming, Carole King, Tom Jones, Janet Jackson, and many others. He has over twenty years of professional experience spanning a variety of genres, Broadway cast albums, and film scores. Much of that experience came from his tenure at renowned recording studio, The Hit Factory, where Michael served as Chief Engineer from 2001 until 2005 before continuing his engineering career independently. That independent work has included location recording at The Library of Congress, post production work on the soap opera Guiding Light, location sound for live television, and live sound reinforcement on a theatrical touring production.
Two of Michael’s recordings were nominated for Grammy Awards.
Outside of his technical and academic work, Michael was Facilities Chair for the Audio Engineering Society conventions from 2005 through 2015, held biennially at the Javits Center in New York City.