OLD LYME, Conn., August 2, 2010 â€“
Audio specialist Sennheiser announced that this Wednesday, the Sennheiser Sound Academy is offering a session on key practices, topics and trends in the installed sound/systems integration business at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Times Square, New York City.
Co-leading the seminar will be Sennheiser’s Kent Margraves, national applications manager for Installed Sound; Chris Phillips, market development manager; and David Theis, internal developer for Installed Sound. Over the course of his career as an audio professional, Margraves spent a decade as a professional worship audio director and mixer, while Phillips has had eight years of live and installed sound industry experience. Theis brings 20 years of professional experience in the design and implementation of audio as both a contractor and a consultant. Following are details on time and location:
Wednesday, August 4th
between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
Times Square Manhattan
New York, NY 10019
This seminar will appeal to a wide array of sound professionals, including worship leaders, system operators, mixers and technicians. Additionally, the course will offer 7.5 credits towards CTS certification renewal and is also useful as a refresher on key concepts and practices in live sound reinforcement. Course content will cover specific areas including:
â€¢ RF wireless microphone and wireless personal monitoring systems design and applications
â€¢ Distributed audio systems and systems for ADA compliance
â€¢ Digital audio networking, microphone selection and systemâ€¨troubleshooting
Following is the current schedule for all 2010 Sennheiser Sound Academy (Installed Sound) dates, as well as links for more information or to register:
Joe Ciaudelli, director of market development and education, Sennheiser and a key architect of Sennheiser Sound Academy, commented: “Our training curriculum is truly distinguished in the market since our primary goal is to educate industry professionals rather than directly promote our products. When we started this program four years ago, our goal was to create a program that prepares individuals for the most demanding sound applications; we have since seen our program expand in both its subject matter and regional coverage.”
Each seminar is just $149 and includes lunch, swag, informative workshop materials and a $50 coupon toward the purchase of any Sennheiser product. To learn more about the seminar or to register, please visit Sennheiser’s event page at
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