For a growing number of audio engineers, musicians, and enthusiasts, having an intimate knowledge of their gear and of possible tweaks and modifications has become a major asset to creating and obtaining extraordinary sounds. The Audio Builders Workshop Track at the 147th AES International Professional Audio Convention, October 16 — 19 at New York City's Javits Center, is set to offer attendees an expanded array of opportunities to learn about hardware construction and modification, and even to try their hand at DIY projects sure to inspire and lead them to their next build. Session topics will include reviving esoteric gear, powering up custom builds, scaling DIY ideas into a business and teaching DIY skills in the classroom. Additional hands-on demonstrations with kit makers and expert builders will take place all day during the Convention's exhibition (October 16 — 18). DIY activities will conclude with a hands-on build clinic on Saturday, October 19 in the Javits South Concourse, open to all registered attendees.
Posted on September 11, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
For aspiring audio professionals looking to take their audio education and career to the next level, there's no better place to start than the Student and Career Development events taking place during this year's AES New York Convention, October 16 — 19 at the Javits Center. With heavily discounted registration pricing, AES student members and non-members alike are encouraged to take part in what is sure to be a foundational and inspirational audio experience. The full schedule of Student and Career Development events is now available, and sessions are open to All Access registered attendees, offering a variety of opportunities to listen, learn, and connect with fellow students and professionals alike.
Posted on September 10, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
The AES New York 2019 Convention is introducing an afternoon dedicated to electronic music producers. For the first time in its 70-plus year history, electronic producers from across the globe will come together for an afternoon of sessions covering the disciplines of the craft. Over the course of four hours, award-winning industry professionals will share their intimate knowledge of electronic music production. AES New York Electronic Dance Music Track Events will take place Thursday, October 17, and are open to All Access registered attendees during the New York 2019 Pro Audio Convention, October 16 — 19 at the Jacob Javits Center.
Posted on September 4, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
The Audio Engineering Society has announced that Advance Registration opens today, August 28 for AES Academy 2020. Held in conjunction with The NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA, January 16 — 19, 2020, the AES Academy features presentations that offer a unique opportunity for the pro-audio community to experience the latest production tools and techniques for studio and stage applications.
Posted on August 28, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
From the moment a sound wave is recorded, there are critical actions that can be taken to ensure that that piece of audio will live its fullest life for many years to come — from equipment and session documentation, to proper crediting of those involved and correct handling and storage for the chosen format. The AES New York 2019 Pro Audio Convention, October 16 -- 19 at the Jacob Javits Center, will feature four days of dedicated Archiving and Restoration sessions led by top practitioners in the industry.
Posted on August 22, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
The Audio Engineering Society has announced that Louis D. Fielder, a leading researcher in the fields of psychoacoustics and audio coding, will deliver the Heyser Memorial Lecture at the upcoming AES New York Convention on Thursday, October 17 at 6:30 pm. Offering insights from decades of industry research and development, Fielder will deliver the lecture titled "Psychoacoustics Applied to Dynamic-Range and Nonlinear-Distortion Assessment" as part of the Special Events series taking place during the AES New York Convention, October 16 — 19.
Posted on August 20, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
Each year the Product Development Track presents four days of themed Workshops during the AES Convention. Building on last year's theme "Make Audio Matter," the 2019 Product Development Track is built on the theme "The New Era of Product Development." The Track's sessions will dive into next-generation methodologies, practices and technologies involved in developing and bringing products to market.
Posted on August 12, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
Whether perfecting your sound for a one-off event or setting the stage for an international touring act, the Sound Reinforcement Track sessions at the AES New York 147th Audio Engineering Society International Pro Audio Convention, October 16 — 19 at the Javits Center, offer insights for sound professionals of today and tomorrow. In addition to the exclusive presentations offered with All Access registration, attendees will also have the opportunity to learn and network with peers and professionals at dedicated Inspiration Stage events and through exhibition showcases and demonstrations.
Posted on August 9, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
The Audio Engineering Society has announced the incoming Officers and Governors following the 2019 Board of Governors elections, with terms beginning January 1, 2020.
Posted on July 24, 2019 at 6:00:00 AM EDT
The Empire State Building has gifted the Audio Engineering Society with one of the 32 elements from its Alford antenna array, which overlooked Manhattan from high above for more than half a century. This piece of FM broadcast history will be on display at AES New York 2019, the 147th Audio Engineering Society International Pro Audio Convention, at the Jacob K. Javits Center in October.
Posted on July 23, 2019 at 12:00:00 PM EDT
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