AES New York 2013 Presenter or Author
Marcos Sueiro Bal
Primary Affiliation: WNYC / New York Public Radio - New York, NY, USA
Secondary Affiliation: Masterdisk - New York, NY, USA
Marcos Sueiro Bal is the Senior Archivist at New York Public Radio and Co-Chair of the Technical Committee at the Association of Recorded Sound Collections. He was part of the Collection Management Task Force that drafted the Library of Congress National Recording Preservation Plan in 2012. In 2011 he co-translated the definitive text on audio preservation, Guidelines for the Production and Preservation of Digital Audio Objects. He is a member of the Standards Committee of the Audio Engineering Society and of the Independent Media Arts Preservation board. He has mastered and restored 2011’s _Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy_, and he was nominated for a Grammy for his work on 2008’s _Polk Miller and His Old South Quartette_. He has worked at the Alan Lomax Archives, Columbia University Libraries (where he developed AVDb, a preservation prioritization tool), Masterdisk mastering studios, and Emory University. He teaches Audio Preservation at Long Island University's Palmer School of Library Science.
More Info: http://www.wnyc.org/people/marcos-sueir-bal/
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