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Lectrosonics Aspen School Coming To Toronto

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Lectrosonics Inc. will be presenting its Aspen School training session in Toronto on May 16, 2012. Dealers, programmers, and installers are invited to join the session for  an depth “look under the hood” tech session on the Aspen DSP with Frank Gonzales, a Control and Applications Engineer from Lectrosonics’ US headquarters.


Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in room VIC103, on the Ryerson Campus –

Ryerson University Business  Building

285 Victoria Street

Toronto, ON

M5B 2K3

For more information, contact Lectrosonics Canada: 416-596-2202

Alan Parsons Master Class Session Coming To Toronto

Monday, May 7th, 2012

Global Music Depot has confirmed the first Canadian Master Class Training Session with producer/engineer Alan Parsons (The Beatles, Pink Floyd), taking place at Noble Street Studios in Toronto on May 26, 2012.

Attendees will receive a copy of Parsons’ 3-DVD set The Art & Science of Sound Recording as well as an invite-only ticket to the evening’s VIP Meet & Greet event. All day refreshments, continental breakfast, lunch plus two wine/beer tickets & hors d’oeuvres are also included.

For more information, including ticket options and prices, visit www.globalmusicdepot.com.

Axe Music & Primacoustic Want To Help You Take Control Of Your Room

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Axe Music in Calagary is presenting, along with Primacoustic, a free event offering various tips and techniques on how to acoustically treat your studio.

Several acoustic problems and solutions will be discussed, including primary reflections, flutter echo, standing waves, and excessive bass.

Attendees will view how to effectively use Primacoustic room kits, bass traps, diffusers, and clouds to improve the acoustics of any recording space. (more…)

Live For Sound Demo

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Meadowvale Theatre

PAG Canada will be hosting a Live For Sound Demo on April 11, 2012 at the Meadowvale Theatre in Mississauga, ON. Attendees will be offered comprehensive look at the live and installation audio products from ElectroVoice. Light snacks will be provided.


Wednesday April 11, 2012

5:00 – 8:00 PM

Meadowvale Theatre

6315 Montevideo Dr., Mississauga, ON

To register, visit: www.pagcanada.com


Nimbus Launches Hip Hop Production Program

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

The Nimbus School of Recoding Arts has launched a one-year music production program designed to teach skills specific to producing hip hop and urban music.

The Beats & Urban Music Production (BUMP) was designed in partnership with Grammy Award winning producer & songwriter Chin Injeti, who won for his work on the Eminem album Recovery. Chin has also worked with 50 Cent, Drake, Clipse, Esthero, DJ Khalil, 88 Keys, Organized Noize, and more. (more…)

Call For Papers For AES’ Conference On Music-Induced Hearing Disorders

Friday, December 9th, 2011

The Audio Engineering Society (AES) has issued a call for papers to be presented at its 47th Conference event. The conference is titled “Music-Induced Hearing Disorders: New Technologies for Measurement and Protection,” and will highlight the state-of-the-art in hearing loss prevention strategies and devices related to music production and reproduction. The Conference will take place at Columbia College in Chicago, June 20-22, 2012. (more…)

Cosmo Music & CPDJA Presents Sounds Day 2011

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Attendees will have a chance to receive training on DMX controllers, MIDI controllers, and Sanyo projectors.

Sounds Day will take place at Cosmo Music in Richmond Hill from 11:00- 5:00 p.m.

Cosmo Music is located at:
10 Via Renza Drive
Richmond Hill, ON

For more information, visit the Sounds Day Facebook page: www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=221828804504662.

Primacoustic Clinics Coming Across Ontario In May

Monday, April 25th, 2011


Jay Porter, Primacoustic Product Specialist, will be hosting Primacoustic clinics at various schools and music stores across Ontario in mid-May.

His clinics offer tips and techniques to turn any room into an effective workspace and how to acoustically treat a studio. He will discuss several acoustic problems and solutions including primary reflections, flutter echo, standing waves, and excessive bass. He will also demonstrate Primacoustic room kits, bass traps, diffusers, and clouds.

 The clinics will take place in:

London, ON

May 9, 2011 – 6:30-8:30 p.m.

The P.A. Shop


Burlington, ON

May 10, 2011 – 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Long & McQuade


Mississauga, ON

May 17, 2011 – 3:30-5:30 p.m.

Metalworks Institute of Sound and Music Production


Toronto, ON

May 19, 2011 – 7-8:30 p.m.

Location TBA

Porter began working as a live sound engineer after graduating with a degree in Audio Engineering from OIART in London, ON. He has worked with bands such as Billy Talent, Alexisonfire, Grady, and Sam Roberts Band. During his work as a sound engineer he designed, built, and managed recording studios before relocating to British Columbia and joining Radial Engineering and Primacoustic.

For more information, visit www.primacoustic.com.



Roland Systems Group Showcase In Burnaby, BC

Monday, October 25th, 2010

The showcase takes place on November 10, 2010 between 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. at the Vancouver Executive Hotel and Conference Centre located at 4201 Lougheed Hwy. Burnaby, BC
Attendees are asked to RSVP John Devries at jdevries@rolandsystemgroup.ca before November 5, 2010.

Genelec And SF Marketing Go On The Road

Sunday, October 10th, 2010

“Genelec has a 30-year, well deserved reputation for precision monitoring tools that people can trust”, says Mark MacLellan, Senior Product Manager for Genelec at SF Marketing. “We’re excited to be providing this unique opportunity to see and hear Genelec’s DSP offering, from their Small Environment system right up to the new 8260A three-way coaxial monitor.”

Sessions will be held in Toronto, on November 3-4, at TIFF Bell Lightbox, in Montreal, on November 16-17, at SF Marketing Inc., and in Vancouver, on December 1-2, at the Nimbus School of Recording Arts Ltd.

To attend a session, you can register online at www.sfm.ca/


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