sound lessons

Advanced Live Sound Workshop with Joseph DeJarnette

The Handmade Music School presents a Live Sound Workshop Series with Joseph DeJarnette of Studio808A/Turn It Down Sound. Workshop dates are Tuesdays September 4 (beginners), October 2 (Intermediate), and December 4 (Advanced) from 6pm-8pm. This advanced workshop is designed for folks who already know how to set-up and run a small PA, but are looking to become more familiar with fine tuning a system for the best possible sound using whatever gear and space is available. This session will also be useful for musicians looking to communicate better with professional sound engineers, or to tweak their own sound at small gigs.

2018-08-17T08:36:33+00:00December 4th, 2018|

Intermediate Live Sound Workshop with Joseph DeJarnette

The Handmade Music School presents an Intermediate Live Sound Workshop Series with Joseph DeJarnette of Studio808A/Turn It Down Sound. Workshop dates are Tuesdays September 4 (beginners), October 2 (Intermediate), and December 4 (Advanced) from 6pm-8pm. This intermediate workshop is designed for folks who already know how to set-up and run a small PA, but are looking to become more familiar with fine tuning a system for the best possible sound using whatever gear and space is available. This session will also be useful for musicians looking to communicate better with professional sound engineers, or to tweak their own sound at small gigs.

2018-08-17T08:37:35+00:00October 2nd, 2018|

Beginning Live Sound Workshop with Joseph DeJarnette

The Handmade Music School presents a Beginning Live Sound Workshop Series with Joseph DeJarnette of Studio808A/Turn It Down Sound on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. This workshop is for beginners and requires no previous experience or knowledge of audio systems. We will introduce the concepts behind sound, including basic acoustics, gear commonly used in sound reinforcement, signal flow, volume/gain structure, microphone types and placement, speaker types and placement and an introduction to music as it relates to audio frequencies and power. We will discover what causes those dreaded ringing feedback tones and how to avoid them. At the end of this session, you will know the basics of how to set up a simple PA system, including how to turn it on, run the correct wires, set the essential knobs and best position the speakers and microphones for optimal sound.

2018-08-17T08:37:28+00:00September 4th, 2018|