Your Sound, Your Vision

At Trojan City Studios, our goal is to help artists push the boundaries of creativity with their music. No matter what level you are at in your music career, Trojan City Studios can help bring your next vision to life. A beautiful Neve 8424 recording console lies at the heart of the studio control room, giving a warm, punchy, and classic vibe to anything recorded through it. The studio is also equipped with 10 channels of legendary Neve 1073 Preamps, as well as Rupert Neve 5211, API 3124, Universal Audio Twin-Finity, and Focusrite Clarrett Preamps.

Trojan City Studios will help you find the sound you are looking for! 


Our Owners / Engineers

Seth Canan

As Co-Owner, as well as lead producer and engineer at Trojan City Studios, Seth has been a member of the Dayton music community since the release of his band, Seth Canan & The Carriers’, first album in 2016. Seth graduated from Ohio University in 2019 with a bachelors degree of Science in Communication with a focus in Music Production and Audio Engineering. While attending OU, Seth was selected to go on a trip to Austin, Texas where he spent a week studying under Jim Eno, of indie-rock band, Spoon, at his recording studio, Public Hi-Fi where he gained invaluable experience and hands-on training using some of the best gear available in the business. Post graduation, Seth has continued his recording work through a home and a mobile studio. Along with recording for commercial releases, Seth has also helped start up two audio/visual series; One being Hayner House Sessions, featuring acoustic performances and interviews with local singer/songwriters at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center; and Trojan City Limits, a livestream concert series from local music store, Trojan City Music. 

Chris Stewart

Chris Stewart is a Co- Owner and Engineer. Chris was heavily influenced with Music at an early age by his late father, Walter Stewart. At the age of 5, Chris' father gave him his first guitar. From then on he had a love for music and began learning to play. Chris played guitar in a band through high school and helped write and record 3 releases with 3 bands through his music career. Indignation “ The Shoulders of Giants,” (2007)  Able Danger “Chaos,” (2014) and May the Sky “Discoveries” (2019) Chris’ love for recording and production began around 2007. Chris began to study music production and continued writing and recording with his own bands. In 2014, Chris enrolled at Full Sail University and started a 2 year study of music business and media arts. Chris started a home studio in 2017 and continued working on projects there until July of 2021, when Chris and Seth Canan decided to partner and combine their home studios into one. 



The Trojan City Studios story is your story.

Founded in 2022 by two friends and local musicians. Trojan City Studios is founded on the idea that the only 

path to success is through enabling the artists with which we work to bring their sound to life. By seeking out the best gear possible and working with our clients we seek to bring your sound and vision together into a fully realized version of itself. We believe in the music our clients create, and we believe that one good song can change the course of your life. If you feel the same way, or want to discuss bringing your dream to life, call or reach out to us today and find out how to begin!


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