WHO: Three-time GRAMMY®-winning engineer Geoff Emerick (the Beatles' Revolver, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Magical Mystery Tour and Abbey Road, plus albums for America, Cheap Trick, Elvis Costello, and Split Enz); music journalist and author Howard Massey; members of the The Recording Academy® New York Chapter, the Producers & Engineers Wing and JBL Professional.
WHAT: "Here, There And Everywhere: A Conversation With Beatles' Engineer Geoff Emerick" -- This GRAMMY Professional Development Event will explore behind the scenes into the creative and technical processes of this remarkable engineer that led to some of the greatest music of the last 40 years. Following the discussion, Emerick and Massey will be signing copies of their book Here, There & Everywhere: My Life Recording the Beatles.
WHERE: Thursday, April 10, 2008
6:30 p.m. Doors open
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Moderated discussion and audience Q&A 9:00 - 10:30 p.m. Book signing and reception
WHEN: Legacy Recording Studios -- Studio 509A
509 West 38th St.(between 10th and 11th Ave).
New York, NY
Light refreshments will be served. Tickets are $50 for the general public and $25 for members of The Recording Academy. There is no cost for GRAMMY U members. Admission for non-GRAMMY U students is $15 with proof of student ID. Space is limited, advance ticket purchase suggested. To R.S.V.P., for more information and to purchase tickets, please visit firstname.lastname@example.org by Tues., April 8, 2008 or call the New York Chapter at 212.245.5440
Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY Awards -- the preeminent peer-recognized award for musical excellence and the most credible brand in music -- The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs. In its 50th year, The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture. The New York Chapter of The Recording Academy, founded in 1958, maintains a strong connection with its diverse music and cultural communities. Located in a major center of the recording industry, the Chapter works closely with key music and performing arts organizations to further develop its ongoing outreach programs.