â€” Legendary producer/engineer and longtime Audio-Technica userâ€™s new informative series prominently features A-T microphones â€” Audio-Technica, a world leader for microphone solutions for over 45 years, is proud to be a sponsor of the Art and Science of Sound Recording DVD series by legendary producer/engineer Alan Parsons. After almost two years in production, this highly anticipated series of training videos covers all aspects of sound recording, in 24 programs identified by topic. The complete series, hosted by Parsons and narrated by actor and musician Billy Bob Thornton, was recently released as a three-disc set; the individual programs are currently available for download at
. In the â€œMicrophonesâ€? section, several Audio-Technica microphones are prominently featured and identified by Parsons as he discusses and demonstrates various aspects of the recording process. â€œAlan Parsonsâ€™ body of work speaks for itself,â€? stated Gary Boss, Audio-Technica Marketing Director. â€œHe is a true master of his craft, having worked with some of the most talented and influential artists of the last 50 years and having shaped the course of popular music as a producer, engineer and musician. Alan also has had a long association with Audio-Technica microphones and was one of the first early adopters of our AT4033 microphone nearly twenty years ago. A-T is proud to be a part of this comprehensive and informative series and a continued part of Parsonsâ€™ arsenal of trusted studio tools.â€? Commenting on his long-time relationship with Audio-Technica, Alan Parsons stated, "Audio-Technica doesn't just make wonderful microphones and headphones, they also create and support a range of activities that help bring this equipment to life. That's rare, and extremely impressive." Those interested in viewing a FREE section from Alan Parsonsâ€™ Art and Science of Sound Recording can sign up at
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