Teaching old and new dogs new tricks – challenges in adjusting to the digital audio paradigm shift in live event audio

Mark Sheridan, Andrew Wardle

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Abstract

This paper examines the impact of digital technology on the live sound sector and the educational and developmental challenges posed to sound systems technicians and engineers. The responses of a group of leading industry Audio operatives (n30) via an online questionnaire, outline the importance of understanding developing digital technologies. Findings also suggest that a more streamlined approach to the integration of industry and traditional providers of education could be a way to progress contemporary, innovative provision.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 26 Aug 2015
EventAES 26th UK Conference Audio Education, Glasgow - Glasgow University, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Duration: 26 Aug 201528 Aug 2015

Conference

ConferenceAES 26th UK Conference Audio Education, Glasgow
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityGlasgow
Period26/08/1528/08/15

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Keywords

  • Audio Engineering
  • Industry Professional
  • CPD
  • Festival
  • Live music

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Sheridan, M., & Wardle, A. (2015). Teaching old and new dogs new tricks – challenges in adjusting to the digital audio paradigm shift in live event audio. Poster session presented at AES 26th UK Conference Audio Education, Glasgow , Glasgow, United Kingdom.