​is an organization focused on bringing more recording to Chicago.

We are a group of musicians with years of experience in performing and producing all types of
​recordings, ​live performances, and TV tapings.

We formed the Chicago Studio Orchestra for clients to have
​access to the top players in Chicago.

We provide a range of musical services,
​coordinating all production and post-production needs.



Katherine Hughes is a versatile musician who has been a professional violinist and contractor in Chicago for over thirty years. In that time, Katherine has appeared with many internationally known artists, and has often performed on radio and television.  

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Rich Daniels and his City Lights Orchestra is an important part of the Chicago music community for many years. His orchestra has performed, composed and recorded for a wide range of projects and artists. He is currently the on-camera supervisor for “Empire” on Fox. He has served many charitable organizations and sits on the boards of the Illinois Arts Council and the Chicago Federation of Musicians.

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Susan Chatman is a violinist living & working in Los Angeles for recording sessions, TV Shows and Live Performances. A Chicago native, Ms. Chatman majored in music at Hyde Park’s Kenwood High School & Violin Performance at the American Conservatory and Roosevelt’s Chicago Music College.

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