Music Engineering and Technical Alliance Convention Update

The METAlliance founders will gather this year for a summit with attendees at the AES Convention. "METAlliance - The Mission" one-hour special event takes place on Friday, October 19 from 5:15 - 6:15 pm in Workshop Room SE13.

At the AES summit, founders Chuck Ainlay, Ed Cherney, Frank Filipetti, George Massenburg, Elliot Scheiner and Al Schmitt will discuss the state of the recording industry today. The mission of the METAlliance (a group of globally recognized and award-winning engineers) is to promote standards of quality in the art and science of recording music. The panel will discuss their ongoing efforts and provide examples of their efforts and contributions to current and future professionals who aspire to carry forth the craftsmanship music deserves.

Pictured at Power Station Berklee in NYC (L-R) are ED Cherney, Chuck Ainlay, Al Schmitt, George Massenburg, Elliot Scheiner, and Frank Filipetti. Photo by Kazuri Azai.

Pictured at Power Station Berklee in NYC (L-R) are ED Cherney, Chuck Ainlay, Al Schmitt, George Massenburg, Elliot Scheiner, and Frank Filipetti. Photo by Kazuri Azai.

AES attendees are encouraged to visit the Workshop Room to learn more about the METAlliance and to interact with the founders in a lively public forum.

Learn more: http://www.aes.org/events/145/specialevents/?ID=6341

About the METAlliance

Established in 2005, the METAlliance (Music Engineering and Technology Alliance) was founded by globally-recognized, award-winning audio engineers and producers Chuck Ainlay, Ed Cherney, Frank Filipetti, George Massenburg, Elliot Scheiner, Al Schmitt, and the late Phil Ramone. The METAlliance works with educators to help insure the skills and techniques that have developed through the history of recording are carried forward. METAlliance: strategic union of music producers and engineers dedicated to the highest standards of audio and delivery of music, securing the art through recording technology in all its evolving modern forms. http://www.metalliance.com