Live Sound Engineering: The Juxtaposition Of Art and Science

Live Sound Engineering: The Juxtaposition Of Art and Science

Date: 15 Feb 2013
Time: 18:00

Location: BBC Scotland, Glasgow
40 Pacific Quay
Glasgow, G51 1DA

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Lecture by Chuck Knowledge, Front of House engineer for Nero / Dizzee Rascal, Chris McCarron (Pigeon Detectives, Maximo Park, The View)

In this presentation we examine the different disciplines required for modern live event production.
The technical foundations of audio engineering are no longer enough to deliver the experiences demanded by today’s concert goers.
This seminar will discuss practical engineering challenges with consideration for the subjective nature of art and the desire of performing artists to push the technological envelope.

Focal points will include:

  • Transplanting studio production to the live arena.
  • Computer-based solutions and infrastructure requirements.
  • The symbiosis with lighting and video.
  • New technologies for interactivity and audience engagement.
  • New career paths made possible by innovation in these fields.

Attendees can expect insight to the delivery of recent high-profile live events, the relevant enabling technologies, and how to develop their own skill set to remain at the cutting edge.

The meeting is free and open to all. However, registration is required by clicking here.

Please note that this is the only way to book a place, but you do not need to create an EventBrite account in order to obtain your ticket. It will be sent as an attachment to your confirmation e-mail. Just print the ticket out and bring it with you.

 


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