AES New York 2019 Presenter or Author
Primary Affiliation: Drexel University - Philadelphia, PA, USA
AES Member Type: Member
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Toby Seay is the Director of the Drexel University Audio Archives, which houses the Sigma Sound Studios Collection, and an Associate Professor of Sound Recording and Music Production at Drexel University in Philadelphia, USA. As a recording engineer, he has recorded artists such as Dolly Parton, Randy Travis, Delbert McClinton, Kirk Whalum, and many others. He has engineered in various capacities multiple Gold and Platinum Certified records as well as eight Grammy winning recordings. Toby's research interests include audio preservation practices, specifically magnetic tape-based media, specializing in multi-track recordings. Additionally, Toby studies production practices as they relate to sonic signatures in recorded music. Toby is also the President of the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA).
AR01: Long Term Preservation of Audio Assets (Panelist)