Sound Technicians’ Workshop

The following text is taken from Front Magazine, vol. V, no. 5, p. 10, Spring/Summer 1994:

Learn to patch together mixing consoles, PAs, microphones and monitors. Participants will also learn basic equipment theory and the perfect sound check.

Instructor: Edward Oleksiuk, Audio Engineer

Course Level: Intermediate: Geared to artists and technicians who want to learn audio engineering. Using hands-on techniques, each participant will learn patching gear, signal flow, EQing, eliminating feedback and microphone techniques.

9 AM
– patching gear
– fundamentals of sound
– properties of microphones
– amplification
– equalization

1:00 PM
– feedback elimination
– sound checks
– instrument miking
– monitor mixes
– patching gear