SANTA MONICA, Calif. (September 11, 2013) — As part of its ongoing efforts to provide the industry with resources on the latest recording technology and methods, The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing® hosted a Digital Audio Workstation Master Class on the new Pro Tools 11 on Thursday, August 15, 2013, in partnership with AVID Technologies and Westlake Pro. Video of the event will be available for viewing on The Recording Academy member website www.GRAMMY365.com on October 1, 2013. Pictured L-R: Joseph Taupier, President Westlake Pro, Inc.; Maureen Droney, Senior Executive Director, P&E Wing; George Adjieff, CEO Westlake Pro, Inc.; Collyer Spreen, Pro Audio Solution Specialist, AVID Technologies, Inc.; Brian Malouf, Producer/Engineer & LA Chapter P&E Wing Committee Co-Chair; David Casey, Partner Account Manager, AVID Technologies, Inc. Photo by Bowen Sanders. Photo courtesy of The Recording Academy®/Bowen Sanders. © 2013.
Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, 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 Recording 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 Instagram, Foursquare, GetGlue, Pinterest, Tumblr, and YouTube.
Currently more than 6,000 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.