Sound Endeavors, LLC is a fully equipped recording and production studio dedicated to the creation of new music by Richard Jordan Smoot and his composition and technology students. Numerous projects are in the works at any given time. Students have the opportunity to avail themselves of the many resources available at this studio, subject to qualifications. Most students who are working with music technology are signed up for 1 and 1/2 hours of instructional time. This includes work with music theory and ear training as well as technology. Students gain experience with MOTU Digital Performer, MachFive and Finale among other software programs. Additionally, students gain extensive experience working with various pieces of musical hardware including high end keyboards.