Avid Antes Up For AES Convention

San Francisco, CA (November 3, 2010)--Avid has set its line-up of presentations for its booth at  the AES Convention, including talks from legendary producer Butch Vig and Crane Song founder Dave Hill.
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San Francisco, CA (November 3, 2010)--Avid has set its line-up of presentations for its booth at the AES Convention, including talks from legendary producer Butch Vig and Crane Song founder Dave Hill.

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Avid guest speakers will include Butch Vig, Garbage drummer and Grammy winning producer of Green Day’s 21st Century Breakdown, and Dave Hill, founder of Cranesong and co-developer of Avid’s HEAT software, among others. Sharing stories and best practices honed from years of professional experience, these speakers will share audio workflow tips, behind-the-scenes production details, and more.

In addition, a series of main stage demonstrations will include a:
• Tour through the creation, tracking and mixing of a song while moving from laptop, to desktop, to studio platforms.
• Post production sound demonstration based on HBO’s Emmy award winning series, The Pacific.
• Technology preview of Avid’s MC Mix, part of Avid’s Artist Series of consoles (formerly Euphonix Artist Series) running on a Windows 7 system.

Rotating technology demonstrations on Avid’s main stage and show floor will showcase Pro Tools HD Native; Pro Tools HD IO, OMNI, and MADI converters; HEAT software; Mbox family of portable recording solutions; and Artist Series and Pro Series Consoles, streamlining production with award winning ergonomic control.

Also appearing at AES as part of the workshop and seminar series, Avid’s Robert Scovill will present as part of an Economics-Driven Change of Touring live sound seminar on Thursday, November 4 and a Live Monitoring and Latency with Digital Audio Networks workshop on Friday, November 5.

In addition, Avid’s Sheldon Radford will participate in an Audio/Video Bridging (AVB) product design panel discussion on 11/5. And engineer Billy Bush and founder and CEO of Sonic Magic Studios and post mixer Jonathan Wales will be making an appearance on the Avid booth’s main stage, speaking about Avid HD solutions.

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