SC-03-01 meeting, San Francisco, 2004-10-28

Report of the meeting of Working group SC-03-01 on Analog Recording of the SC-03 Subcommittee on the Preservation and Restoration of Audio Recording. Meeting held at the AES 117th Convention in San Francisco, CA., US., 2004-10-28.

The meeting was convened by chair J. McKnight.

The agenda was agreed as written.

Open Projects

AES-R2-R: Review of AES-R2-2004, AES project report for articles on professional audio and for equipment specifications - Notations for expressing levels
A second edition was published in 2004. No current action is proposed.

AES6-R: Review of AES6-1982 (r2003): Method for measurement of weighted peak flutter of sound recording and reproducing equipment
A revision is in progress. A draft will be prepared by McKnight for (or preferably before) the next meeting incorporating the "two-sigma measurement" described in IEC 60386.

AES7-R: Review of AES7-2000: AES standard for the preservation and restoration of audio recording - Method of measuring recorded fluxivity of magnetic sound records at medium wavelengths
This document is due for mandatory review in 2005 and a reaffirmation is proposed. No changes are proposed.


It was noted that maintenance of IEC analog audio standards is now managed by J. Woodgate. No action currently required.

New Projects

No new projects were requested

New Business

There was no new business.

The next meeting is scheduled to be held in conjunction with the 119th Convention, New York, 2005-10.

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