Ted Clayton is a sound engineer and producer based in New York City. Having been born and raised in the Bronx, NYC, his musical roots are deeply influenced by the Hip-Hop culture. However, also having an ear to appreciate the many different genres of music, at New York University he became interested and began to establish himself as an engineer for Classical music. His professional career started in 2005 with the Wu-Tang Clan, then later in 2006 at Philip Glass’s Looking Glass Studios. In 2008, he started the Encore Music Forum concert series.