Old Lyme, CT (November 22, 2006)–An upcoming one-day seminar, organized by Sennheiser and led by veteran engineer Mike Pappas, will teach audio professionals new mic techniques, studio concepts and practices, and tips and tricks for broadcasting live in 5.1 surround. The hands-on, interactive Sennheiser Studio Seminar will take place on December 5, 2006 at the XM Satellite Radio Performance Studio in Washington, D.C. from 11am-5pm.
Pappas is an authority on 5.1 surround and the requisite engineering practices and microphone techniques that it requires. He has done live sound for more than 1,500 sporting events, logged over 500 hours of live concert 5.1 surround HD Radio broadcasts, been the featured lecturer on 5.1 surround recording and broadcast techniques for the AES, earned multiple Emmy nominations for his work in the field.
Participants will work directly with Pappas in the studio with venerated jazz vocalist Kendra Shank and her band. The $49 registration fee includes lunch, the seminar, and complimentary giveaways.
More information can be found at www.sennheiserusa.com/soundacademy or by calling 860-434-9190 ext. 180.