Home » News » CRAS Hosts an Evening with Legendary Pro Audio Console Manufacturer SSL; Open to the Public (Nov. 20)

The Event Will Take Place at The Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences’ Gilbert, Ariz. Campus Wednesday, Nov. 20 from 7:30pm – 10:00pm

Gilbert, Ariz., Nov. 19, 2019 – The Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences (CRAS; www.cras.edu), the leading institution for audio engineering education, is proud to announce it will host representatives from legendary pro audio console manufacturer Solid State Logic the evening of Wednesday, Nov. 20 from 7:30pm – 10:00pm at the school’s Gilbert, Ariz. campus (1205 North Fiesta Blvd.; Gilbert, AZ 85233).

The event is open to the public.

“SSL’s Marc DeGeorge will present a brief history of Solid State Logic, from its origins, all the way up to the modern era and the current state of the company today,” said David Kohr, CRAS’ Audio Engineering Society (AES) faculty advisor. “Along the way, he will also discuss some of the technology that has made the company a success. In addition to the presentation, there will be AWS948s, SiX, Fusion and some of the I/O line of products available to demo and on display. Marc will be there to answer questions on any and all Solid State Logic products. This will be a great event for not only our students, but to anyone interested in the world of professional audio products and engineering.”

From groundbreaking audio consoles to innovative video production systems, Solid State Logic (SSL) has evolved to become the world’s leading manufacturer of analogue and digital audio consoles and provider of creative tools for film, audio, video, and broadcast professionals.

The Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences is composed of two nearby campuses in Gilbert and Tempe, Ariz. A CRAS education includes Broadcast Audio, Live Sound, Audio Post for Film and TV, Music Production, Commercial Production and Video Game Audio, all taught by award-winning instructors who have excelled in their individual fields. CRAS’ structured programs, and highly qualified teaching staff, provide a professional and supportive atmosphere, which is complemented by its small class sizes allowing for individual instruction and assistance for students in engineering audio recordings. CRAS has been providing quality vocational training in Audio Recording for more than three decades. The curriculum and equipment are constantly being updated to keep pace with the rapid advancements in the music and sound recording industries. CRAS’ course offerings and subject matter have always centered around the skills and knowledge necessary for students’ success in the Audio Recording industries.

The 11-month program is designed to allow every student access to learn and train in all of the Conservatory’s studios which are comprised with state-of-the-art audio recording and mixing gear, the same equipment used in today’s finest studios and remote broadcast facilities, including Pro Tools 12, API Legacy consoles, SSL G+ and AWS consoles, Studer Vista consoles, and much more. All students must complete a 280-hour industry internship to graduate from the Master Recording Program II that may ultimately lead to industry employment.

For more information on CRAS, please visit www.cras.edu, contact Kirt Hamm, administrator, at 1-800-562-6383, or email to info@cras.edu.

About The Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences

Based in the heart of The Valley of the Sun with two campuses in Gilbert and Tempe, Ariz., The Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences (CRAS) is one of the country’s premier institutions for audio education. The Conservatory has developed a unique and highly effective way to help the future audio professional launch their careers in the recording industry and other related professional audio categories.

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