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This week was a unique forum. We were joined by MuE alumni Beau Silver – Skyping from California. Beau is currently working for Universal Audio, working on various iOS applications for interfacing with DAWs and other Universal Audio gear. he also talked about his experience at Stanford’s renowned CCRMA program, and various projects he has […]


Today we had the pleasure of hosting Michael Pearson Adams, an esteemed recording and mixing engineer as well as product specialist at Waves Audio, a respected company that makes high-end pro audio gear and audio effects plug-ins. He showed off to the MuE department various mixes he has done and the tools he has used. […]


For this weeks forum we were pleased to have Matthew Watson who is a MuE alum from ’96 currently working at Texas Instruments. His career has also spanned through Motorola and Dolby, where he has helped design audio and video tech that is still in use by broadcasters everywhere.


For MuE students, we know getting out there into the industry and research can be made possible through internships. A few senior MuE students and one grad student presented their experiences doing various research or an engineering internship.


Shure Inc. from Chicago has always got a steady stream of interns and hires from the MuE program, and next year is no exception. MuE students got to hear about What sort of engineering is going on at Shure, from wireless RF to acoustical to DSP. They also learned about the summer internship program, even […]


World-famous recording engineer Bob Clearmountain and Apogee recording wizard Sergio Ruelas Jr. visited campus to rep their company, Apogee Electronics. Students got to hear all about how Bob and Sergio got to where they are today, hear and see some demos of both studio recordings and live recordings, and also check out some of the […]


This week’s forum guest was Alex Miglio, who graduated from MuE in ’04. He spoke about his industry experience as an engineer and how he uses some pretty unique tools to design and control totally customized media and entertainment systems.


Hey Everyone! As I’ve mentioned a few times, we will be having a MUE concert on Friday, December 2nd at 8:30 at the Rat. I realize that this is the same night as CAMFest and a few Recording Services gigs, but it was the only time we could come up with for this semester. The […]


  Date: November 13, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm   This week, we are excited to have MuE alumni Brandie Lane visit us at forum! Brandie currently serves as an United States Army staff sergeant and the non-commissioned officer-in-charge of the audio section with the West Point Band, located at the United States Military Academy […]


Date: November 6, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm This week, we are honored and delighted to have Shure visit us in forum! We will be hearing from Catherine Nevsimal, Lisa O’Brien, GMuE alumni Ross Penniman, and MuE alumni Daniel Dyre-Greensite. It will be an excellent opportunity to hear from a major audio company. See […]


Date: October 16, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm This week, we are glad to have GMuE alumni Daniel Avissar as our guest! He is currently the mobile product manager for Waves Audio, and will he talk about some of his current projects. See you there!


Date: October 16, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm This week, we are excited to welcome back MuE alumni Mike Chemistruck! He will be discussing his experience as an engineer for Microsoft. Should be a great forum! See you there!


Date: September 25, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm This week in forum, Dr. Theresa Lesiuk, Program Director of Music Therapy, will be administering a Myers-Briggs Personality Inventory (MBTI) test for a study she is working on. She is currently researching music student personalities, and the MBTI should help provide some insight into this. Hope you […]


Date: September 11, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm This week in forum, we are excited to have a Skype chat with Terri Winston from San Francisco. Terri is the founder and executive director of Women’s Audio Mission (http://www.womensaudiomission.org/), a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of women in music production and the recording arts. She is also […]


Date: September 11, 2015 Place: Volpe 101 When: 1:25-2:15pm This week, senior MuE’s Evan Shenkman, Roshan Krishnan, and Chris Palowitch will discuss their internship experiences from the summer. Hope you can make it!


Date: September 4, 2015 Place: Clarke Recital Hall When: 1:25-2:15pm Welcome Back, MuE’s! Our first forum of the year will take place this Friday. We will go over introductions and general info. In addition, Ross LaBrie (MuE 2008) of III Points (iiipoints.com) will be discussing an upcoming opportunity for students to be involved in. Please note […]


Date: April 24, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am For our last forum of the semester, Jason Salzman from Universal Audio will be presenting and demonstrating the company’s Apollo interfaces (http://www.uaudio.com/apollo). Like the previous week, this will be presented in conjunction with Little Fish Audio (http://www.littlefishaudio.com/). Hope to see you there!


Date: April 17, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am This week, Kurt Howell of Focusrite and Alvaro Marin of Little Fish Audio (http://www.littlefishaudio.com) will be presenting/demonstrating the Focusrite RedNet interfaces (http://us.focusrite.com/ethernet-audio-interfaces/rednet) in forum.    Hope to see you there!  


Date: April 10, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am This week, we are excited to have Joel Zysman as a guest speaker for forum. Joel is the Director of High Performance Computing (HPC) for the University of Miami’s Center for Computational Science (CCS). He will be discussing some of his work involving HPC, as well as some of the […]


Date: April 3, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:00-11:30am We are truly honored and delighted to have John Storyk as our forum presenter this Friday. For those who do not know, Mr. Storyk is an architect and acoustician, whose design firm (WSDG, http://wsdg.com/​) is overseeing the renovation of our studio. He will be […]


Date: March 20, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am This week, we are thrilled to have representatives from Google visiting UM! On Friday, engineer and GMuE alumni Ricardo Garcia will be talking about his work in forum. (In addition, Ricardo will also be holding an additional seminar for MuE’s in the MuE […]


Date: March 6, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am This Friday, Derrick Floyd from IK Multimedia (http://www.ikmultimedia.com/) will be giving a presentation in forum. The company does a lot of work developing audio products for iPhones/iPads. Hope you can join us!  


Date: February 20, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am This Friday, we are incredibly fortunate to have David Frangioni speak at MuE forum. Mr. Frangioni is the founder and president of Audio One (http://www.audio-one.com/index.php), a home automation and theater system company. In addition, he is an accomplished engineer, producer, and musician as well. […]


Date: February 12-13, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am We are extremely grateful and honored to have representatives from Bose on campus this Thursday and Friday! Chris Cheng, Doug Holmi, Michael Ducott, and alumnus Luke Walters will not only be presenting in forum Friday, but conducting internship/job interviews on campus Thursday as well. […]


Date: February 6, 2015 Place: Fillmore Hall (Rehearsal Center 102) When: 9:05-9:55am Please join us for forum this Friday for a special presentation from MuE alumnus Paul Trust, who currently works as an independent producer in Delray. Afterwards, our own Will Pirkle will present his papers from AES 137 in the MuE classroom (Weeks Music Library 130) from […]