AE-201L

AE-201L Live Audio Concepts course will cover audio engineering concepts for a live performance venue. You will learn skills that a mix engineer needs to manage live sound in a variety of settings, from relatively straight-forward podium work to concert show. Advance your knowledge in one of the music industry’s main growth areas. Some of AE-201L classes will be held at theatres throughout the city of Detroit.

AED-201L LIVE AUDIO CONCEPTS (Concert & Theater Live Sound):

TOTAL CLASS HOURS – 120 HOURS

 

INSTRUCTOR: STEVE MARSHALL

  • Week 1 – Intro to Live Sound
  • Week 1 – Basic PA Setup
  • Week 2 – Cables and Connections
  • Week 2 – Snakes/Mic Splitters
  • Week 3 – Signal Flow Charts (Inputs & Outputs) Analog vs AES
  • Week 3 – Riders/Stage Plots/Input List
  • Week 4 – Miking Techniques/Mic Choice for Live Sound & Using Podium and Lavaliere Microphones
  • Week 4 – Active/Passive DI’s
  • Week 5 – Line Array Technology & Phase
  • Week 5 – System Design and Calibration
  • Week 6 – Rigging Line Array Speakers and Chain Motors
  • Week 7 – Power and Electronics for Live Sound & Bench Testing, Problem Solving, Tips and Tricks
  • Week 8 – Digital Console Operation (Avid Venue, Yamaha and Digico)
  • Week 8 – Front of House and Monitor Engineering Techniques
  • Week 9 – Shure Advanced Wireless Seminar
  • Week 10 – Dante Certification Level 1 – Introduction to Dante / Dante Certification Level 2 – Intermediate Dante Concepts
  • Week 11 – Smaart Operator Fundamentals / Smaart Application Practicums / Smaart System Alignment Practicum
  • Week 12 – AE-201L Program Recap & Review
  • Week 12 – Finals Testing & Career Potential
  • Career Development & Entrepreneurship