Longmont, CO (June 7, 2017)—DPA Microphones has announced the launch of its 25-event DPA Get Closer World Tour, beginning June 29 in New York City, in celebration of its 25th anniversary.
The DPA Get Closer World Tour will offer full day educational Master Class events around the world, led by industry pros who will share their experiences, show their best tricks and give hands-on demos of miking techniques for achieving the best result in various applications.
In addition, microphone experts from DPA’s headquarters in Denmark will be on-site to demonstrate and provide technical background information on the company’s various microphone types.
The DPA Get Closer World Tour kicks off in the US with events in New York on June 27, 2017 at the National Sawdust Theater and in Los Angeles on June 29, 2017 at NeueHouse.
In New York, Jim van Bergen, theatrical sound designer; Mark Grey, opera sound designer; and Nicholas Pope (with audio team from Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet), theatrical sound designer, will lead a panel discussion and answer questions from the audience.
In Los Angeles, Daniel McCoy, film sound expert; Geordy Sincavage, Foley sound; and Clayton Green, global broadcast, will sit on the panel for discussion and to chat with members of the audience.
For both US events sound engineer, mixer and Pro Tools expert Donal Hodgson from the UK will share experiences from his work with such artists as Sting, Tina Turner, Arrested Development, Primal Scream, Duran Duran and many more.
“DPA has grown by leaps and bounds in the past 25 years and we are so excited to be able to celebrate this momentous occasion with the DPA Get Closer World Tour,” says Kalle Hvidt Nielsen, CEO for DPA Microphones. “We will also be providing a look at the special edition 25th anniversary microphone kits scheduled for release in June and July.”