Posts Tagged ‘Education’

Academic studies the sound of coffee roasting

The world of academia is often a strange one, and it is possible to get funding for the oddest of projects, some of whose importance may be somewhat hard to understand. It’s probably not at the top of your list of research that needs to be conducted, but analysing the sound coffee makes when it […]

Play with your music again – FREE course

Following a very successful first outing last year, playwithyourmusic.org (PWYM) is about to embark on a second term of its popular – and free – online music production courses, And this time with celebrity backing from Peter Gabriel and a host of other clever and creative folk. The courses are collaborative, project-based sessions where the students and […]

BAFTA sound nods for NFTS graduates

The National Film & Television School (NFTS) sound department is bursting with pride this week, as four of its graduates are nominated for BAFTAs. Composing graduate Martin Phipps, previously a BAFTA Winner for Wallander and Small Island, has been nominated for Best Original Television Music for Peaky Blinders. Sound Design graduate Stuart Hilliker (re-recording mixer […]

Up Your Output! (slight return)

This weekend sees the second Up Your Output!, the AES British Section’s event specially designated for Student Members, hosted at the SAE Institute in London. Calrec took part in the inaugral event last year, and we will be back this weekend with a Callisto console – last year’s event was so good, there was no way that we weren’t […]

*America is not broken

So, BVE is next week and we are all very excited about it – it’s the go-to broadcast show in the UK, and we are delighted to be leaving Yorkshire once again and driving the Calrec van to exotic London to show the Callisto and the Apollo consoles (stand D04, come see us and say […]