Job Title: TS, BS
Company: Kaps audio production services - Mixymaster.com
AES Position: Chair Regions & Sections
AES Committees: Regional Vice Presidents, BoD, Executive ExCom, Executive BoD, Board of Governors, Committee Chairs, Awards, Conference Policy, Convention Policy, Education, Membership, Nominations, Regions & Sections, Diversity & Inclusion
Technical Committees: Audio Forensics, Technical Council
Standards Committee: SC-03-12 (Forensic Audio)
Primary Section: Uruguay
Facebook Address: https://www.facebook.com/cesar.lamschtein
Cesar Lamschtein was born in Montevideo Uruguay in 1973. His passion for audio and music started at the early age of 11.
He decided to turn his passion into a career by getting his degree in audiovisual techniques in France in early 1990's. The 90's were a great time to learn audio: the last analog days and the first digital/tape days, prior to DAW based studio and digital live consoles/processors. he could witness on his own the change of paradigm.
After getting back to Uruguay, he worked as staff engineer in several studios, getting involved in music, theater and film productions, as well as live sound mixing and live recording. After getting confidence, he started freelancing, as well as consulting and teaching.
He got to collaborate in productions with all major local artists, as well as international performers like Joe Satriani, Bajo Fondo, The Mission UK, Placido Domingo, José Carreras, Kitaro, Suzanne Ciani, Caetano Veloso, Djavan, among many others.
He has more than 25 years of audio techniques and technologies teaching experience. ORT university gave him the teaching excellence award in 2010. He is regularly called to lecture in audio technology events and schools.
After designing, installing, and starting up the first word class recording studio in Uruguay, he was called to lead the audio and video department of the National Concert Hall, Uruguay finest and biggest venue. Since then, his main professional projects involve consulting in system integration for recording studios, live venue design and installation, as well as music production projects, among them, recording and mixing the Montevideo Philharmonic Orchestra as their main sound engineer.
He continues to improve his skills and getting up to date as much as possible, attending to masterclasses (Bruce Swedien, Bob Mc Carthy, Allan Parsons, among others), workshops and of course attending AES regional and international conferences and conventions. He is also completing this year a master's degree in media forensics at CU Denver.
He joined the AES in 1996 as a founding member of the Uruguayan section. He was previously "touched" by Albert Grundby in the 1995 AES Paris convention and got convinced that AES is the way of sharing experiences and getting as better as you can. He is a proud and active member of the society promoting student activities, student recording competitions, organizing seminars, meetings, events, conferences through more than 25 years. He was given the AES board of governor's award in 2012 and 2019 for chairing Latin American Conferences in Montevideo, Uruguay and the AES Citation Award in recognition of outstanding commitment to audio education in Latin America in 2015. He shares his knowledge and experience, as a guest speaker, in tutorials, speeches, workshops and masterclasses as well as panels all over Latin America, France and USA. He has served 2 terms as Vice president for the Latin American region, he chaired the convention policy committee and collaborates in many other committee's including DE&I. He currently serves in the board of directors, and as the chair of the regions and sections committee.
He is fluent in 4 languages, Spanish, French, English and Portuguese.
In 2012, Cesar Lamschtein was presented with the AES Board of Governors Award in recognition of chairing the 2011 Latin America Conference in Montevideo, August–September 2011.
In 2015, Cesar Lamschtein was presented with the AES Citation Award for outstanding commitment to audio education in Latin America.
Graffiti premios a la musica Uruguaya
Premio a la excelencia docente Universidad ORT
AKG, winner of a grand prize 50 anniversary competition
Iris a la mejor pieza de teatro para niños
LISA Angouleme, FRANCE
Sala de Audio, Mexico
CU Denver, USA
AUDITORIO NACIONAL DEL SODRE
KAPS AUDIO PRODUCTION SERVICES
UNIVERSITY OF REPUBLIC OF URUGUAY
MUSIC RECORDING PRODUCING AND ENGINEERING
SYSTEMS DESIGN AND INTEGRATOR
CLASSICAL MUSIC PRODUCING AND ENGINEERING
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