Santa Monica, Calif. (September 26, 2016) — The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing® will host this year's presentation of the annual GRAMMY SoundTables® at the 141st International AES Convention at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
As part of the P&E Wing’s ongoing efforts to provide educational resources and other development opportunities to audio professionals, on Friday, September 30, at 10:45AM, the highly anticipated free special event, "GRAMMY SoundTables®: Life in the Hotseat—Audio Production for Live Global Telecast Events," will delve into the myriad moving parts and zero-error margins of some of the biggest live broadcast events on the planet.
Moderated by Seattle-based producer/engineer/audio entrepreneur Glenn Lorbecki, the panel will feature members of the most experienced audio teams in the business, the stalwarts who helm audio for the GRAMMY® Awards, EMMYs, OSCARs and sports events from the NFL (including the Super Bowl) to NASCAR®. Slated panelists at press time include broadcast audio professionals Leslie Ann Jones, Jeri Palumbo, Paul Sandweiss, Eric Schilling and James Stoffo.
About The Recording Academy: Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY® Awards — the preeminent peer-recognized award for musical excellence and the most credible brand in music — The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs. The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture. For more information about The Academy, please visit www.grammy.com. For breaking news and exclusive content, follow @TheGRAMMYs on Twitter, like "The GRAMMYs" on Facebook, and join The GRAMMYs' social communities on Google +, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, and YouTube.
About The Producers & Engineers Wing: Currently more than 6,500 professionals comprise The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing, which was established for producers, engineers, remixers, manufacturers, technologists, and other related creative and technical professionals in the recording field. This organized voice for the recording community addresses issues that affect the craft of recorded music, including the development and implementation of new technologies, technical guidelines and recommendations, and archiving and preservation initiatives. For more information, please visit www.producersandengineers.com.