Meeting Topic:Education of the Tonmeister and Classical Music Recording in Germany
Moderator Name:Hiroshi Nakamura
Speaker Name:Kazuya Nagae / Nagoya University of Arts
Other business or activities at the meeting:The lecturer Mr.Nagae reported the research on Tonmeister education and classical music recording that was carried out while he stayed in Berlin for one year from April,2012.
Mr.Nagae introduced the German educational system Tonmeister, intended to train specialists who will be fully talented as recording producers as well as balance engineers. That system began in 1949 at universities of music in Germany. He also demonstrated several examples of recording made by Tonmeisters.