As a woman in tech it can sometimes feel like we are fighting for recognition and it is troubling when those who write history choose to ignore women and the tremendous achievements they made. Women were instrumental in both sound engineering and computing from the beginning. Here are just a few.
RF is a complex subject, it’s beyond the scope of this article to go into great detail, so I’ll also offer a few links that will give you more in-depth information about the science behind it all – and it is science, as much as you’ll hear it referred to as a dark art!
This is about burning yourself out, stretching yourself too thin, and burning the candle at both ends. If other women in this field are anything like me, you really put forth a lot of effort. I mean a lot of effort. Likely more so than your colleagues to compensate for the fact that “you’re ...
This year California Women’s Music Festival moves to the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto, CA on October 22, 2016. This one-day All-Ages Show is jam packed with speakers and music. This year California Women’s music Festival proceeds will go to Without Permission, a local anti-human trafficking organization.
Erin Barra has a wide ranging skill set educator, songwriter, producer, multi-instrumentalist, and music technology consultant. Erin specializes in music technology integration, she works with artists/bands looking to integrate laptops and digital technologies into their writing, production and stage setups.
Trevor Waite has been part of the monitor team for The Who since 2007. He has worked along side the two monitor engineers Simon Higgs and Bob Pridden. He recently took over for Bob Pridden (who has recently retired from the road) who has mixed monitors for The Who and Pete Townshend for 50 years. ...
Of course our previous experiences will inform the way in which we approach new productions but it is important to bear in mind that there is always more than one way of mic’ing an orchestra, or a singer, or a drum kit! May we continue to be open to ideas and new ways of thinking.
On the latest walk through it is all starting to come together. Equipment is installed, wired, and starting to work. It’s astounding how long it has taken and yet how quickly all the pieces are coming together.
Here’s some information and ideas to help tackle student loans (it’s specific to the US but the general idea is the same no matter where you’re at). If you’re considering a degree or are still in school, see the later sections about how to minimize what you need in loans.
Articles published by SoundGirls.Org – Info on career development, system teching, history of sound, and production on events.
Natalie remembers what it was like being the only woman in her audio courses, she found it to be very isolating. So, Natalie decided to start a program specifically geared toward teaching audio skills to girls.
In part one, we covered file transfer between a video workstation and DAW and how to prep these materials for a sound editor. In this part, we will cover some of the basics of sound editorial.