Calvin LL Jones
LL. Jones "Cal"
is an executive sound engineer at Florida State University. He is also
the entrepreneur of a live sound reinforcement company
and in his ninth consecutive year as the sound designer at the San
Dance Festival . Cal's compositions for dance and festival sound design are
recognized by SF Chronicle newspaper as Best of San Francisco Dance Top Ten Awards in 2012, 2008, and 2006 .
Starting in 2008, Cal has internationally toured with Kronos Quartet as
a technical director, electronic props designer, and sound designer :
“Music from 4 Fences”,“Awakening”,“A Chinese
Home”,“Black Angels”,“Weddell Seals”.
Cal holds a BFA degree in Theater Design from Florida State University (2005), an
AA degree from Tallahassee Community College, Cisco Certified Routing Switching CCNA , Computer Programming and Electronics Lively Vo-Tech certfication, and military/medical spec SMT soldering and cable wiring
harness international standard IPC certifications (2013). In 2012, Cal apprenticed with world renown circuit bender Reed Ghazala in his Cincinnati electronic arts anti-theory workshop.
Cal creates toy sound
interactive sculpture instruments for artist exhibition and commission.