BAE Audio to Host Historic 1073 Preamp Panel at 139th AES

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BAE Audio announced that it will host "The History and Overview of the 1073 Mic Preamplifier / EQ" at the 139th International AES Convention, to be held at the Javitz Center in Manhattan on October 30, 2015 at 12:15 p.m. The tutorial, which is free to registered AES attendees on a first-come, first-served basis, will provide a brief history and technical overview of the 1073, which many consider to be the most famous premplifier ever built.

The tutorial, which will be hosted by Kevin Becka, Technical Editor at Mix Magazine, will feature panelists including Warren Huart (Producer, Engineer), Avedis Kifedjian (owner, Avedis Audio Electronics), Mark Loughman (President of BAE Audio) and Sammy Merendino (Drummer, Producer).

Details on time and location:
When: Friday, October 30th between 12:15 p.m. and 1:15 p.m.
Where: 139th AES Convention, Javitz Center, NYC — Room 1A12
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BAE Audio has been building the 1073 for 15 years, consecutively longer than any other company in history. While the company continues to innovate with new product offerings, it takes a 'no-compromise' approach to build and manufacturing, with each of its products meeting the company's exacting standards of quality and authenticity. All of its products are assembled in California using original Carnhill/St Ives transformers, Marconi knobs and hand wired circuitry. The company recently introduced products including its new B15 equalizer, as well as the1073MPL preamplifier, which is currently nominated for a TEC Award.

About BAE Audio
BAE Audio is a U.S.-based manufacturer of high-end microphone preamp and equalizers, all of which are faithful to vintage designs of the seventies and before. The company is committed to the vintage philosophy of hand wiring and hand soldering all of its components to achieve a high quality and authentically vintage sound. For more information on BAE Audio, please visit our website at