New York, NY, October 15, 2013 — The 135th Audio Engineering Society Convention (Thursday, October 17, through Sunday, October 20, 2013, at the Javits Center in New York City) will feature two presentations from acclaimed engineer/producer Young Guru. Revered as “The Sound of New York,” Young Guru (Jay Z, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Beyonce) possesses over a decade of experience in sound engineering and production for the acclaimed Roc-A-Fella Records and Def Jam Recordings. Through his lecture and demo series, “Era of the Engineer,” Guru examines the recent emergence of a new generation of do-it-yourself engineers, analyzing and demonstrating what it means for the culture at large.
Young Guru will present “Era of the Engineer” twice at the convention. The first session, held Saturday, October 19, from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm in Room 1E06, will be part of PMC’s “Masters of Audio” series at the convention’s Knowledge Center. The second session will take place Sunday, October 20, from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm in Room 1E15/16.
A complete list of the very special events at the upcoming AES Convention can be found here. For further information on the 135th AES International Convention, please visit http://www.aes.org/events/135/.