New York, NY (September 9, 2015)—This year’s Project Studio Expo schedule has been announced, releasing details of the multi-day free event held on the floor of the 139th AES International Convention at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City, October 30 through November 1.
The 200-seat Project Studio Expo, presented in association with Sound on Sound magazine and sponsors Genelec, Neumann and Prism Sound, is located on the main exhibition floor next to the exhibits and is open to all convention attendees. The free presentations, which each last approximately 45 minutes, are delivered via headphones so that show floor noise doesn't interfere with the seminar experience and to encourage opportunities for questions and interactive demonstrations.
This year’s schedule includes:
Day 1: Friday, October 30
10:30 - Making the Most of Your Studio Budget — Presented by Paul White
11:30 - The Five Most Common Project Studio Recording Mistakes — Presented by Mike Senior
12:45 - Outside the Box: Alternative Outlets for Your Music — Presented by the Manhattan Producers Alliance
1:45 - Levels, Headroom and Loudness — Presented by Hugh Robjohns
2:45 - The Special Sauce for Mixing a Hit Record — Presented by Fab Dupont and special guest Michael Brauer
4:15 - Songwriting/Recording on the Fast Track — Presented by Craig Anderton
5:15 - Personal Networking for the Audio Professional — Presented by the Manhattan Producers Alliance
Day 2: Saturday, October 31
10:30 - The Project Studio in the Commercial World — Presented by John Storyk
12:15 - Brickwall Limiting Options in Modern Music Production — Presented by Brian Jackson
1:15 - Mixing An Ensemble Recording — Presented by Mike Senior
2:30 - Mastering Inside Your DAW — Presented by Craig Anderton
3:30 - The REAL Skills You Need to Record Professionally — Presented by Larry Crane
4:30 - Audio as a Business: Building and Developing a Career — Presented by the Manhattan Producers Alliance
Day 3: Sunday, November 1
Premier sponsor Prism Sound presents the latest installment of their “Mic to Monitor” educational events, which aim to dispel many of the myths surrounding the recording process, and to answer questions such as what makes great gear “great,” what it takes to become a successful audio engineer, and how professionals tackle different aspects of their productions to create hit records. Among the speakers presenting will be Ian Dennis, Prism Sound's technical director; Leif Masses, founder of Maselec; Ben Lilly, technical sales and applications engineer at ATC; and Glenn Kuras, president of Gik Acoustics.