Past Events

2017

Meet The Makers: Microphones | October
Legends in the Round: Creative Workshop | September
Hang Time – Layman Drug Company | August
PMC USA-Nashville New Studio Open House Party | July
Southern Ground Studio Yard Sale | June
Lifetime Achievement Awards | June
E-Coustic System Tech Talk – Ascend Amphitheater | May
Legends in the Round – Bradley’s Barn
Collaborative Audio Production – On the Ground and in the Cloud
The Sound of Music-Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Hang Time – Welcome to 1979 Studios

2016

Ocean Way Audio Speakers Demonstration
Annual Holiday Party
Hang Time – Ear Trumpet Labs
AES Convention Wrap-Up Meeting

2015

Legends in the Round – Cinderella Studios
AES Committee Elections
Immersive Sound for Film
Spring Mixer – Annual Student Mixing Competition
Legends in the Round – CBS Studio A
Advances in Live Sound Reinforcement

2014

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Spring Mixer – Student mixing competition
Legends In The Round The SoundShop Years
“Solutions That Rock” – Christie Digital displays and Vive Audio demonstration.
“Bose – Put Us In Your Mix” – RoomMatch Demonstration
“Sony HiRes Audio Initiative” – Overview of the emerging market of hi-res music
AES Nashville Committee Elections – Social event at Pour House Nashville
Summer NAMM
AES Convention Wrap-Up – West End United Methodist Church – Summary of the events of the national convention
Legends In the Round – RCA Studio A
Annual AES Holliday Party

2013

“It’s a Wireless World” – wireless communication systems.
Summer NAMM convention.
Sound Image “Current Trends In Sound Reinforcement Technology”
Legends In The Round: Studio 19
“2013 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Nashville Recording Workshop & Expo” – Two day event with audio workshops and Manufacturer Booths.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
“Calm Down” – Joint AES/SMPTE event on the CALM act Audio Loudness and compliance.
135th AES New York Convention Wrap-Up
Annual Holiday Party and Membership Drive

2012

Yamaha presentation: “Digital audio networks for the recording environment”
Legends In The Round: The Quad Years
“Nashville Recording Workshop & Expo” – Two day event with audio workshops and Manufacturer Booths.
“2012 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
First Annual Engineers’ Lifetime  Achievement Awards
“Media Archiving – Cloud Technologies” – Storing and retrieving media assets.
UnderTone Audio Presentation –  ATWS (Acoustically Transparent Work Surface) & DrumBrella
AES Convention Highlights – House Of Blues  – Post AES Convention discussion of  equipment and information.
Merry Christmas – Annual Holiday Party and Membership Drive.

2011

Tour of United Record Pressing Plant. Vinyl Survives!
“Lies, Damned Lies, & Specifications”  Audio specifications and measurements explained.
MikTek – Nashville’s local microphone manufacturer.
Preserving Historical Recordings – Retrieval and archiving legacy media.
“2011 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
Harrison Consoles – “Hands On at Harrison”
Legends In The Round Series: Ronnie’s Place Studio.
AES Convention Highlights – Post AES Convention discussion of  equipment and information.
Merry Christmas – Annual Holiday Party and Membership Drive.

2010

“Automated Surround Sound Assessment”  –  Qualis Audio surround sound measuring device. AES/SMPTE joint event.
“It’s In The Mix” Maestro Giancarlo Guerrero provided a conductor’s point of view of mixing audio with musicians in a live symphonic arena.
“Nashville Recording Workshop & Expo” – Two day event with audio workshops and Manufacturer Booths.
“2010 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
Paul McCartney & Wings – 1974 revisited
Realizer – Surround Virtualization and Room/Loudspeaker Emulation in Headphones.
Legends In The Round: Jack Clement
Legends In The Round: The Monument Years
Merry Christmas – Annual Holiday Party and Membership Drive.

2009

“Can You Hear Me Now?” Joint AES/SMPTE discussion of the audio impact of the digital television transition.
“Nashville Recording Workshop & Expo” – Two day event with audio workshops and Manufacturer Booths
“Plugged-In Two” A discussion on plug-ins with a panel of representatives from major software developing companies.
“2009 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
DSD –  Capturing audio with the highest accuracy.
AES Convention Highlights – Post AES Convention discussion of  equipment and information.
“Buying a used tape machine – what to know”

2008

“Plugged-In?” Manufacturers of software plug-ins panel discussion on development and trends.
BagEnd’s “E-trap”  Electronic Bass Trap Technology.
“2008 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
“Audio Console Builders” An historic travel down memory lane with early pioneers of the industry.
“Clasp” – Innovative digital interface to analog multi-track recording decks.
“Legends in the Round – The RCA Years” – An evening with several engineers who created chart toppers in historic RCA Studio B.
“Starry, Starry, Night” – Jeff Bowen of Technical Innovation – Technical considerations by the media consultant on the Sudekum Planetarium project.
AES Convention Highlights – Post AES Convention discussion of  equipment and information.
“Mix and Jingle” – NARAS / P&E Wing / AES / Record Nashville – Holiday Party

2007

“Sound for Picture” Joint AES Nashville /SMPTE event – from Field Acquisition to Post Production.
“Just one word – Plastics” – Tour of United Record Pressing Plant.
“HD Radio” – new fidelity for a mature industry.
“2007 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
“How to use the AES Nashville Audio Test CD”
“Inventor’s Evening” Local creative pioneers of the audio industry.
“Get Connected” eSessions presentation on web based collaborative audio production.
AES Convention Highlights – Post AES Convention discussion of  equipment and information.

2006

“Ampex/Quantegy Media Wayback Machine – presented by Mike Porter, Quantegy, Inc.
“2006 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Legends Series – The A Team” Panel discussion
“RCA Studio B A Team Recording Session”
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
“The Speaker of the House” Presentation of Genelec’s new microprocessor based monitors.
Dolby – New Developments in Software Encoders /  MTV Network’s Pegasus HD Mobile Unit
Studio Monitoring and Small Room Acoustics – Carl Tatz, Ben Loftis, and Mike Poston
AES Convention Highlights – Post AES Convention discussion of  equipment and information.
Musicians Hall of Fame – New venue honoring the musicians of Nashville, Memphis, Detroit, LA, & Muscle Shoals.
“Annual Membership Drive and Winter Celebration” – NARAS / P&E Wing / NAPRS

2005

“For the Record” – Historical tour of United Record Pressing – vinyl pressing plant.
“The Legends” continuing series with industry icons in an informal setting.
“Burn, Baby, Burn” Optical Media educational presentation.
“2005 Annual Spring Mixer” Student mixing competition.
“Audio Masters” Annual Golf Tournament benefiting the Engineer Relief Fund.
“Can You Hear Me Now?” – Psychoacoustics program at Vanderbilt University.
“SuperMAC / HyperMAC” – Sony’s new multi-stream audio transport.
“The Sound Of Music” – Schermerhorn Symphony Center
“Annual Membership Drive and Winter Celebration” – NARAS / P&E Wing / NAPRS

2004

“Annual Membership Drive and Winter Celebration” – NARAS
“AES Post Convention Highlights” – Attendees of this year’s convention and manufacturers discussed show stoppers.
“Yard Sale” – Annual event that allows everyone to trade their old stuff for other old stuff
“Can You Hear Me Now?” Effects of Digital Television Transmission on delivery of Multichannel Sound.
“Go Long” GLW program centering around the new 30′ MPC4-D mixing desk.
“2004 Annual Spring Mixer” Area School Mixing Competition
“MCOM – Music City OpticalMedia” CD Replication facility
“Multi-Channel Mixing and Encoding Techniques” – Joint meeting with Belmont University

2003

“Annual Membership Drive and Winter Celebration” – Chi Town
“Networking, File Transfers, and Compatibility” – MTV Networks
“Yard Sale” – Annual event that allows everyone to trade their old stuff for other old stuff
ACS  “Small Room Acoustics” with Art Noxon – RCA Studio B
Annual Quantegy “Audio Masters” Golf Tournament
“Protecting Your Assets” – Iron Mountain Film and Sound Archives
“Standardizing Delivery and Archiving Methods”  – RCA Studio B

2002

“In The Groove” – United Record Pressing, Inc. Facilities Tour
“Being of Sound Mind” – An Evening with Russ Berger
Annual Quantegy “Audio Masters” Golf Tournament
Magnetic Media’s Future Role in the Digital Broadcast and Post Production Environment”
“Yard Sale” – Annual event that allows everyone to trade their old stuff for other old stuff
“Audio Processing in the Broadcast Chain” Frank Foti of Omnia Telos Systems

2001

An Evening With Juergen Wahl
MTV Networks / Gaylord Entertainment Complex Tour
Annual Quantegy “Audio Masters” Golf Tournament
The Country Music Hall of Fame’s “Legends In The Round”
The Nashville Hard Disk Recorder Invitational
Gibson Bluegrass Showcase and Instrument Construction Tour

2000

Audio Forensics
Annual Benefit Golf Tournament
Surround Effects Devices
Rocket Network
Annual Yard Sale
Synchronicity – clocks and locks
Christmas Party

1999

Digital Television and Audio
Audio Restoration and Archiving
Annual Golf Tournament
Sound Pressure Levels In The Studio
Annual Yard Sale