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AES

The Audio Engineering Society's mission is to promote the science and practice of audio by bringing leading people and ideas together.

AES

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AES

The Audio Engineering Society's mission is to promote the science and practice of audio by bringing leading people and ideas together.

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Date

Nov 17 - 18 2021

Time

ET
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Status

Registration now open,
Sponsorship options

AES Mastering Academy – Demystified

Introducing the first in the AES Mastering Academy series. A new event format focused on training and development.

 
This two day live online event provides an introduction to the discipline with explorations on current and evolving mastering practices and technologies. The Academy includes a wide-range of industry professionals who will provide experience, knowledge, advice and guidance.
 
The following events in the series will dive deeper into each element, with tutorials and masterclasses.
 
The AES Mastering Academy provides a unique opportunity to partner and participate in this highly anticipated and focused event.
Following the streamcast days, the sessions, together with partner training and solution presentations will be available on-demand to registrants for up to 2 months. Content will then move to the AES LIVE: Videos site, free for all AES Members.

Mastering Academy Program Highlights

MASTERING Session 1

The mastering studio business and technology infrastructure

Topics include:

  • Legal entities
  • Marketing
  • Scope of services and file delivery types
  • Project Management
  • Pricing
  • Project archival

MASTERING Session 2

Core issues of the discipline

Topics include:

  • Gear needed
  • ‘Minimum acoustics’
  • Mastering in headphones
  • Deliverables for distribution

MASTERING Session 3

Essential topics in processing

Session deconstructed – anatomy of a master


This session will be dedicated to walking through the process of creating a master from initial assessment, establishing realistic aesthetic goals, incorporating references and preparing for final output

MASTERING Session 4

Advanced topics
  • Mid/Side Sum Difference – a deep dive
  • Loudness (or not) or Quietness – What do mixing engineers think when they hear mastering engineers talk about loudness?
  • How to achieve good translation to varied playback systems
  • How to practice – how to improve
  • AI/ML in mastering

Registration Now Open

The AES Mastering Academy takes place on November 17 & 18, 2021.

Please choose from one of the registration options below. Partner contact share is included with this event.

Participation instructions will be sent after registration.

Non-Member Pass

Non-Member
$ 99
00
  • Access to the AES Mastering Academy, November 17 - 18, 2021
  • Access to On-Demand recording for two weeks

AES Member Pass

AES Member Only Rate
$ 49
00
  • Access to the AES Mastering Academy, November 17 - 18, 2021
  • Access to On-Demand recording for two months

AES Student Member Pass

AES Student Members Only Rate
$ 99
00
  • Access to the AES Mastering Academy, November 17 - 18, 2021
  • Access to On-Demand recording for two months

AES Immersive Audio Academy 2 Partners

Gold Partner:
Key Partner:

Contact Graham Kirk to be a Partner: graham.kirk@aes.org

Event Partner Packages


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