Primary Affiliation: New Audio Technology GmbH - Hamburg, Germany
AES Member Type: Fellow
Starting as a musician in the 80'th, Tom Ammermann became to be a music producer in the early 90’th for music, advertising and film. As a founder of the Luna Studio 1995 in Hamburg he raise the level of production quality and worked with many local musicians as well as projects.
2000 he begun to work on surround productions for music and film projects as well as creates his first Headphone Surround mixes what became his brand.
2008 he started with the Blu-ray project ‘forsenses’ for Sony Music Entertainment with 3D audio productions.
2009 Tom Ammermann started to invent and develop new audio software products to create content for 3D / immersive audio entertainment. One is the Spatial Audio Designer who was used by Lucasfilm creating the Auro-3D mix for the first immersive audio movie ‘Red Tails’ in 2011.
2012 he founded the New Audio Technology where further products like the Spatial Sound Card and the Spatial Audio Game Engine (SAGE) was developed.
Currently Tom Ammermann is working on new technologies in spatial audio and do presentations on high level audio conferences like AES conventions & conferences, Tonmeistertagung, SAE Alumnis and the International Conference of Spatial Audio (ICSA).
Some references: Stargate, Million Dollar Baby, Terminator 2, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Traffic, Gangs of New York, I, Frankenstein, Expendables I-III and Kraftwerk 3D.
More Info: http://www.newaudiotechnology.com
G4: Impact of Immersive Audio for Todays Games (Presenter)
Oct 1: T7: Spatial Music Experiences with Common Headphones (Presenter)
Oct 1: Audio Content Creation for VR with Standard DAWs (Presenter)