imgNew York, NY (April 15, 2014)—The 136th Audio Engineering Society Convention will feature the European premiere of Project Studio Expo (PSE), offering a venue for focusing on some of the most timely and relevant areas of interest facing today’s personal studio users.

These comprehensive presentations cover topics of importance for all engineers and producers, and offer a level of detail  useful for anyone from beginner to pro.

Hosted by notable industry engineers, educators, journalists and sponsors, the Project Studio Expo offers a unique chance to experience music production with top talent, tools and techniques. Learn best practices and insider tricks from the pros while interfacing with manufacturers and connecting with your peers. Admission is included with both free "Exhibits-Plus" and premium "All Access" registration options.  

The PSE Schedule includes:

Saturday, April 26
• 11:00-12:00 — Session PSE1: Listening Like a Producer
Presenter: Stephen Webber, Berklee College of Music - Valencia, Spain
• 12:00-13:00 — Session PSE2: Basic Microphone Technology
Presenter: Ron Streicher, Pacific Audio-Visual Enterprises - Pasadena, CA, USA
• 14:30-15:30 — Session PSE3: Tracking and Levels
Presenter: Carsten Kaiser, META4S Creative Studio - Hattingen, Germany
• 15:30-16:30 — Session PSE4: Professional Mixes from Your Project Studio – Common Mistakes, Immediate Solutions
Presenters: Alex Case, University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA, USA
Carsten Kaiser, META4S Creative Studio - Hattingen, Germany
Stephen Webber, Berklee College of Music - Valencia, Spain
• 16:30-17:30 — Session PSE5: Mixing: "What Is a Plate Reverb and Why Does It Still Matter in Today's Digital World?"
Presenter: Alex Case, University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA, USA
• 17:30-18:30 — Session PSE6: How Did They Get that Sound?
Presenter: Carsten Kaiser, META4S Creative Studio - Hattingen, Germany
 
Sunday, April 27
• 10:00-11:00 — Session PSE7: Advanced Vocal Editing
Presenter: Carsten Kaiser, META4S Creative Studio - Hattingen, Germany
• 11:00-12:00 — Session PSE8: EDM: Live Performance Mixing Techniques
Presenter: Stephen Webber, Berklee College of Music - Valencia, Spain
• 12:30-13:30 — Session PSE9: Setting Up Your Own Chamber Reverb at Home
Presenter: Alex Case, University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA, USA
• 13:30-14:30 — Session PSE10: Mastering Engineering—The Link to Your Audience
Presenters: Gavin Lurssen, Lurssen Mastering - Los Angeles, CA, USA
Andrew Mendelson, Georgetown Masters - Nashville, TN, USA
Michael Romanowski, Michael Romanowski Mastering - San Francisco, CA, USA; Owner Coast Recorders
• 15:00-16:00 — Session PSE11: How Did They Get that Sound?
Presenter: Alex Case, University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA, USA
• 16:00-17:00 — Session PSE12: The Business of Being in the Music Business
Presenters: David Miles Huber, www.davidmileshuber.com - Seattle/Berlin; Seattle/Berlin
Carsten Kaiser, META4S Creative Studio - Hattingen, Germany
Gavin Lurssen, Lurssen Mastering - Los Angeles, CA, USA
Andrew Mendelson, Georgetown Masters - Nashville, TN, USA
Stephen Webber, Berklee College of Music - Valencia, Spain

The 136th Audio Engineering Society Convention will be held Saturday, April 26, through Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at the Estrel Hotel and Convention center in Berlin, Germany. For more information on AES136 technical program, presenters and FREE Exhibits-Plus registration, visit the AES136 Convention web page at http://www.aes.org/events/136/.

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