Tech Focus: Audio Consoles, Part 1 — Design Evolves To Meet New Exigencies

The large-format audio console remains a staple of remote broadcast production, but substantial changes are taking place under the hood and around its ecosystem. The shift to an IP-based signal path has become increasingly entrenched over the past two years, as has implementation of at-home production (aka REMI), driven by the never-ending need to cut […]  More

Tech Focus: AoIP — Networking Makes Inroads in Broadcast Audio

What a difference a year makes. Networked audio (aka AoIP) had been slowly working its way into the infrastructure of broadcast audio for several years. Broadcasters were looking for ways to assure a consistent and reliable experience with the new format, and their innately cautious nature translated into measured progress.  More

AES New York 2019 Member Early Housing and Registration Access Ends Soon – Open to Public May 1

— AES Members get exclusive online Early Bird registration and housing access now for this year’s AES New York Convention in October — New York, NY, April 25, 2019 — The Audio Engineering Society has announced a new member benefit for the 2019 AES New York Convention, now offering exclusive, Early Bird Registration and housing […]  More

Audio Engineering Society Educational Foundation Accepting Applications for Grants and Scholarships

— Annual scholarship and grant offerings encourage talented students to pursue a career in audio engineering — New York, NY, April 23, 2019 — Dedicated to encouraging the entry of talented students into the profession of audio engineering, the AES Educational Foundation announced that it is now accepting applications for the annual AESEF Graduate Studies […]  More

The MIDI Association To Launch ‘May Is MIDI Month’ Campaign

Broadcast sports uses far more MADI than it does MIDI, but the latter, a foundational control protocol for other audio and music production, is finding its way into broadcast and sports-venue applications as a triggering format for live sound effects, among other secondary uses. Next month, as MIDI strives for continued relevance in the face […]  More

New AES Chief Wallaszkovits Discusses Standards, Diversity and Female Executive Leadership

The 146th AES Europe Pro Audio Convention came to Dublin and with it the newly-elected president of the Society, Austrian audio engineer Nadja Wallaszkovits. In January, the quarter-century association of Wallaszkovits with the AES entered a new phase with her ascension to president — the fourth female to hold the office. In this role, she […]  More