New Orleans - GRAMMY Studio Summit

  • Courtesy of Esplanade Studios.
  • Courtesy of Esplanade Studios.
  • Courtesy of Esplanade Studios.
  • Keynote speaker Elliot Scheiner


Apr 29 2015 - 2:00pm - 8:00pm CDT

GRAMMY Studio Summit

The Recording Academy Memphis Chapter and the Producers & Engineers Wing present a GRAMMY Studio Summit at Esplanade Studios in New Orleans on Wednesday, April 29, 2015. The summit will feature a Keynote Conversation with 8-time GRAMMY-winning engineer/producer Elliot Scheiner, panel discussions on the Resurgence of Vinyl and Recording Roots Music today, as well as product demonstrations from a variety of gear manufacturers.


  • Registration (and demos/mingling): 2 – 2:45 p.m.
  • Welcome remarks: 2:45 – 3 p.m.
  • Keynote Conversation: 3 – 4 p.m.
    • Elliot Scheiner (8-time GRAMMY-winning engineer)
    • Jonathan Pines (Rupert Neve Designs), interviewer
  • Resurgence of Vinyl: 4:15 – 5:15 p.m.
    • Eric Astor (Furnace Record Pressing)
    • Bruce Barielle (mastering engineer)
    • Ben Blackwell (Third Man Records)
    • Jeff Powell (Take Out Vinyl - vinyl cutter)
  • Recording Roots Music Today: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
    • Scott Billington (Rounder Records, GRAMMY-winning producer), moderator
    • Neal Cappellino (GRAMMY-winning engineer)
    • Lawrence "Boo" Mitchell (Willie Mitchell's Royal Studios)
    • Anders Osborne (artist and producer)
  • Closing Reception (sponsored by ELS Studio powered by Panasonic) and various product demonstrations: 6:30 – 8 p.m. 

Free admission for Recording Academy members and Sync Up registrants. RSVP using the link below. For more information, contact Reid Wick at reid.wick@grammy.com or 310.998.2644.


Esplanade Studios
2540 Esplanade Ave.
New Orleans  Louisiana  70119
United States

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