Tag: Audio Engineering

High School Students Invited to Music Recording Camp June 22-26

High School Students Invited to Music Recording Camp June 22-26

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Area high school students with an interest in modern music recording are invited to join the Music Recording Camp program in Webster University’s School of Communications June 22-26, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Webster Groves campus. Campers will explore the world of the recording studio by working with accomplished musicians and engineers […]

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Sounds of Success: Audio Program Celebrates 25 Years

Sounds of Success: Audio Program Celebrates 25 Years

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Loud sounds, glaringly bright red doors, a leopard skin lamp and a Spinal Tap action figure are just a few of the signs that the audio labs at Webster University’s School of Communications offer a slightly different learning experience from what you’d find in the more traditional classrooms down the hall. “We’ve worked really hard […]

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9th Annual Central Region Audio Student Summit March 27-29

9th Annual Central Region Audio Student Summit March 27-29

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The ninth annual Central Region Audio Student Summit will be held this weekend (March 27-29) in the East Academic Building and in Sverdrup Hall. The event brings together hundreds of audio professionals, students, and enthusiasts from around the country for three days of education and interaction from within the field. Open to the public, the […]

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Webster Communications Faculty, Alumni Contribute to Grammy Winner

Webster Communications Faculty, Alumni Contribute to Grammy Winner

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several Webster University alumni, faculty and friends were part of a Grammy-award winner this year. The Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra won the Grammy for Best Orchestral Performance, recognizing John Adams’ “City Noir,” an album recorded live at Powell Symphony Hall in 2013. Several adjunct faculty members, alumni and associates of the School of Communications, particularly […]

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Video: ‘Rooftop’ Beatles Tribute Performance Captured by Webster Communications Students

Video: ‘Rooftop’ Beatles Tribute Performance Captured by Webster Communications Students

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last Jan. 30, the Department of Audio Aesthetics and Technology in the School of Communication sponsored a live music concert  to commemorate two major milestone anniversaries of the legendary rock group, The Beatles: the 45th anniversary of their final live performance as a group – a rooftop concert on the roof of their Saville Row recording studio […]

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Snapshots: Biology, Math/Computer Science, Audio represent Webster at local STEM Extravaganza

Snapshots: Biology, Math/Computer Science, Audio represent Webster at local STEM Extravaganza

| January 26, 2015 | 1 Comment

Webster University was well represented at the 2015 STEM Extravaganza at Hazelwood Central High School last weekend by representatives from the departments of Audio Production Audio Aesthetics & Technology (led by department chair Barry Hufker), Math and Computer Science (John Aleshunas) and Biological Sciences (Victoria Brown-Kennerly and Stephanie Schroeder). The event drew approximately 1,000 K-12 […]

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Alumnus Engineers Garth Brooks Album, Recalls Webster Audio Experience

Alumnus Engineers Garth Brooks Album, Recalls Webster Audio Experience

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

When a major recording artist announces a tour and an album, it’s rare that the audio engineer receives any attention at the press conference. But at a July press conference for country music superstar Garth Brooks, Webster University School of Communications alumnus Matt “Buster” Allen was surprised to hear Brooks say, “We got a young […]

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MIDI Studio is Latest Upgrade for Audio Production Majors

MIDI Studio is Latest Upgrade for Audio Production Majors

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the fall semester begins, Webster University’s Audio Production students are enjoying an upgraded MIDI studio in the Department of Audio Aesthetics and Technology. Designated Studio F and located in the School of Communications, the studio has 15 workstations offering 3.5 GHz iMac computers, Kurzweil PC3LE6 keyboards and Digital Performer 8 software. It is all […]

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Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

| March 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Meyer to Record Score as Petrified Forest Artist in Residence Victoria “Tori” Meyer, assistant professor in Audio Aesthetics & Technology in the Webster University School of Communications, has been named an Artist in Residence 2014 for the Petrified Forest National Park. As part of […]

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Listen Up: Audio Engineering Student Summit March 21-23

Listen Up: Audio Engineering Student Summit March 21-23

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 8th annual Webster Audio Engineering Society (AES) Central Region Audio Student Summit (C.R.A.S.S.) will be held Friday-Sunday, March 21-23, with presenters and discussion panels discussing studio, live, post/film, theatre, science and tech, game, special events and general interest topics. A few tutorials on various audio subjects are also scheduled. A highlight of the summit […]

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