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AES137 | The Winners

See who received our prestigious awards at the 137th AES Convention in Los Angeles.

 

Student Recording Competition

Category 1 - Traditional Acoustic Recording

  • Brandon Johnson - New World Symphony - Gold
  • Pawel Leskiewicz - McGill University - Silver
  • Jennifer Nulson - University of Hartford - Bronze

 

Category 2 - Traditional Studio Recording

  • Cory Wilhite - Belmont University - Gold
  • Jonathan Bruns - Indiana University - Silver
  • Federico Masetti - Berklee College of Music - Bronze

 

Category 3 - Modern Studio Recording

  • Fei Yu - McGill University - Gold 
  • Jonathan Bruns - Indiana University - Silver
  • Diego Fagundes - Goldsmiths, University of London - Bronze
  • David Villa - Belmont University - Honorable Mention

 

Category 4 - Sound for Visual Media

  • Daniel Bennett - University of Miami - Gold
  • Berkay Birecikli- Berklee College of Music - Silver
  • Nikola Jeremic -  Advanced School of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade - Bronze

 

Student Design Competition

  • Vasin Limsukhawat - University of Colorado, Denver - Honorable Mention
  • Ryan Moody - Salt Lake Community College - Silver
  • Samuel Fisher - Full Sail University - Silver
  • Diego Fagundes - Goldsmiths, University of London - Silver
  • Jared Anderson - University of Florida - Gold
  • Kerline Moncy - University of Miami - Gold
  • Michael Hetrick - University of California, Santa Barbara - Gold

 

The Student Delegate Assembly congratulatates the winners and thanks all students who have taken part.

Whether you made it to the finals or not, you can truly be proud of yourselves for making it this far in an international competition. All of you are the future of audio and we hope to hear from you, and see you at future conventions and other events.



Posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Mathworks

MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on its products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development. MATLAB and Simulink enable the design and development of a wide range of advanced products.

More than 5000 colleges and universities around the world use MATLAB and Simulink for teaching and research in a broad range of technical disciplines.

Mathworks generously provided three Matlab licenses to winners of our Student Design Competition.

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Posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Saidera

Saidera Paradiso Ltd., located in Harajuku, the cultural/music heart of Tokyo, is an independent studio, Lab and record label. 

Saidera Paradiso Ltd. is founded by Seigen Ono and specialized in high resolution audio production. Multi-channel (5.1ch surround) and conventional stereo, DSD recordings to ProTools, Sonic Solutions. Saidera Mastering is working with the newest equipment and with world-class engineers.

Saidera provided a pair of audio transfer cables as prizes for our Student Recording Competition.

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Posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the Sponsors: Acustica

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Since the birth of Nebula in the summer of 2005, a dynamic collaboration was born between forward thinking developers, beta testers, audio engineers and equipment samplers from around the world. The research and development has gone through many stages and possesses innovative processes and technologies as of yet unheard of in other products or devices.

The company's goal is to provide the most authentic reproduction of sampled vintage gear and other high end hardware devices, using the revolutionary technology "V.V.K.T." (Vectorial Volterra Kernels Technology) without the negative artifacts created by current convolution technology.

After years of continous work, this creative forward thinking group has developed to a team of experts in knowing what it takes to serve the best "of both worlds" (digital & analog).

Acustica provided 3 OrangeEQs, a TrinityEQ and a MagentaEQ for the winners of the Student Recording Competition! 


Posted: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Women's Audio Mission

 

Women's Audio Mission is a San Francisco-based, non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of women in music production and the recording arts. In a field where women are chronically under-represented (less than 5%), WAM seeks to "change the face of sound" by providing hands-on training, experience, career counseling and job placement to women and girls in media technology for music, radio, film, television and the internet. WAM believes that women's mastery of music technology and inclusion in the production process will expand the vision and voice of media and popular culture.

One Line Description: Dedicated to the advancement of women in music production and the recording arts.

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Posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Linear Audio

Linear Audio is a vehicle for publishing technical information, developments and the state of the art of audio from a technical perspective. 

It is meant for anyone who is interested in technical audio developments or who wants to contribute to them. Being employed in audio engineering is not a requirement at all. Happy reading, happy writing, happy building and happy listening!
 
Linear Audio provided a number of books to winners of our competitions.

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Posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Apogee

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Founded in 1985, Apogee Electronics designs and manufacturers award-winning audio recording solutions that are easy to use and sound amazing. Apogee products like Symphony I/O, Quartet, Duet, ONE, JAM and MiC have been instrumental in creating countless GRAMMY® and OSCAR® winning recordings by the world’s most successful music artists.  For more information, please visit http://www.apogeedigital.com

Apogee is giving away a ONE Audio Interface for a winner of the Student Recording Competition! 

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Posted: Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Slate Digital

 

Slate Digital LLC is company founded by Steven Slate and Fabrice Gabriel in 2008. They strive to make the finest quality software and hardware products, specializing in precise analog modeling of classic studio gear.

Slate Media Technology, Slate Pro Audio, and Slate Drums, are under the umbrella of the Yellow Matter Entertainment LLC. Some of the products made are the RAVEN Multi Touch Production Consoles, TRIGGER drum replacer, and the DRAGON analog dynamics processor.

Slate Digital kindly provided multiple plugin bundles as prizes for our Student Recording Competition.

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Posted: Monday, October 20, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: Tascam

 

For more than 30 years, TASCAM has developed products for every segment of the sound and music industry. From the high-end audio professional in a major post-production studio to the novice or hobbyist at home, TASCAM is everywhere. We are a company committed to providing our customers audio/video solutions that enable breakthroughs by using sound in ways that are as exciting as they are accessible. In short, we provide tools that let people translate their creativity into reality.

Tascam generously donated one of their audio interfaces as a prize for our Student Recording Competition.

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Posted: Monday, October 20, 2014

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AES137 | Meet the sponsors: SHIZUKA Stillness Panel

 

Controlling standing waves and unwanted noise is essential both for enjoying superb sound and for listening comfort. The SHIZUKA Stillness Panel creates a silent space, which is enabled by its unique acoustic structure, and an environment for accurate monitoring that is of primary importance for mixing. Developed by a team of prominent professional musicians, recording engineers, and acoustic space designers, the SHIZUKA Stillness Panel is an optimal panel for creating an acoustic space at a sound studio, live music club, movie theater, or your own home.

SHIZUKA has provided one of their great acoustic panels as a prize for our Student Recording Competition.

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Posted: Monday, October 20, 2014

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