Workshops


Aspiring and experienced media producers can find classes to increase their skills at the Media Center. Hardware, software, and production values are covered by experienced instructors in a relaxed environment. We highly recommend that you start with our free hour-long Orientation session.

STUDIO PRODUCTION

Studio Music Mix (Sep. 22, 23 & Oct. 1)

Calling all Music Enthusiasts and Live-Sound Engineers To Be!!

Announcing the Midpen Media Center’s 2017 “STUDIO MUSIC MIX” training — an all-inclusive, hands-on, advanced audio workshop designed for micing and mixing live musical performances in the TV studio environment. This workshop takes students from theory, through board and band setup, to multi-track monitoring/recording with a LIVE musical group.

Here’s what you’ll get over the course of the training!

  • The Fundamentals: SIGNAL PATH! SIGNAL PATH! SIGNAL PATH! …and Compression, Gain Stages, Gating, EQ, Effects
  • Micing/Staging: Mic Selection, Channel Lists/Band Plots, Band Setup, Mic Placement
  • Monitoring: Monitoring for the musicians, audience, technician
  • Mixing: Multi-track mix practice with pre-recorded, as well as live tracks

Your instructor is field-seasoned Musician and Sound Engineer Byron Binns (Drummer with MidLife Vices: http://www.midlifevices.net; TecStiX Productions: http://www.tecstix.com), and you’ll be mixing on the digital Soundcraft Si Performer 3.

Class size is limited (6 students).

Date Range
Friday, Sep 22, 2017 to Sunday, Oct 1, 2017
Session by Session
Friday, Sep 22, 20176 pm - 10 pm
Saturday, Sep 23, 201710 am - 5:30 pm
Sunday, Oct 1, 201712 pm - 6 pm
Cost:$150
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