Louis Turndick III is the owner and operator of 3rd Studios. While holding two separate bachelor’s degrees, one from Indiana Bible College (Bach. of Music, 2008) and the other from Kent State University (Bach. of Music Education, 2018), he has also received recording, mixing, and mastering certificates from The Recording Workshop (2010). Louis Turndick III has taught lessons for the past 10 years in various capacities, from general music teacher to assistant band director and percussion instructor in both public and private schools, houses of worship, and various volunteer facilities around the United States.
While Louis Turndick III is a music educator, he also is a composer and arranger. He has arranged and composed for several groups including The University of Akron Steel Drum Band, Kent State University Percussion Studio, Akron East High School Drumline and Band, Field High School Drumline, and Jesus Name Community Church of Columbia, South Carolina.
Among the many opportunities Mr. Turndick has had during his life, he also was awarded the privilege of ministering in various capacities. Such capacities include teaching home bible studies, preaching youth services, teaching a Sunday School classroom ages (13-15), starting a youth choir, running sound systems, performing as youth music minister on piano, drum set and organ, as well as teaching Wednesday night bible classes.
Currently Louis Turndick III serves as the Productions Manager for Jesus Name Community Church of Columbia, South Carolina. There he helps orchestrate and run the JNCC Productions division which is in affiliation to his own.