Seattle - PNW Studio Summit '12

The Recording Academy® Pacific Northwest Chapter in conjunction with the Producers & Engineers Wing® Presents:

PNW Studio Summit ‘12

Saturday, November 3, 2012

With Keynote Speaker Elliot Scheiner





9:30 - 10 a.m.



South Entrance of EMP Museum on 5th Avenue by Monorail


10 - 10:15 a.m.

Welcoming Remarks by PNW Chapter Executive Director Shannon Roach and


Board President Jeff Heiman


EMP Level Three Theatre


10:15 - 11:30 a.m.

GRAMMY U Demo Review


Jonathan Plum, London Bridge Studios; Jason Lackie, Fastback Studios; Don


Gunn, producer & engineer; Floyd Reitsma, Litho Studios


EMP Level Three Theatre


11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

The Mystery of Mastering


Steve Hall, Future Disc; David Miles Huber; Steve Turnidge, UltraViolet Studios;


Gavin Lurssen, Moderator


EMP Level Three Theatre


1 - 2:00 p.m.

Music and Sound in Games


Jesse Holt, DoubleDown Interactive; Brian Schmidt, Brian Schmidt Studios;


Lawrence Schwedler, DigiPen;  Guy Whitmore, Moderator


EMP Level Three Theatre


2 - 3:00 p.m.

Lunch Break


Equipment Demonstrations with Lunchbox Audio in EMP Level Three Theatre


3 - 3:45 p.m.

Interview with Maureen Droney interviewed by Kisha Kalahiki


EMP Level Three Theatre


4 - 5 :00 p.m.

Keynote: Elliot Scheiner interviewed by Glenn Lorbecki


EMP Level Three Theatre


5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Post Event Reception


Solo Bar 200 Roy St. Seattle, WA 98109


10 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

MusiCares Hearing Tests


Group Entrance Driveway Turnaround

Other Panels Include:

•The Mystery of Mastering

Join David Miles Huber, Steve Turnidge and Steve Hall as they discuss everything you wanted to know about mastering but were afraid to ask. Learn about the mysteries behind one of the most important parts of a song’s production.

Moderated by Gavin Lurssen

•Music and Sound in Games

Listen to Brian Schmidt (GameSound Con), Lawrence Schwedler (DigiPen), and Jesse Holt (Double Down Interactive ) as they discuss new products and share their expertise on making music for the gaming world.
Moderated by Guy Whitmore (PopCap)

•An Interview with Senior Director of the Producers & Engineers Wing® Maureen Droney

An overview of recent P&E Wing activities and initiatives, including updated news about “Give Fans The Credit” and how members can get more involved.

•GRAMMY U Demo Review

Join producers and engineers as they critique student recordings and provide them with professional feedback.

EMP Museum

Level Three

325 5th Ave N.

Seattle, WA 98109

10 a.m. -5 p.m.

Free admission for Academy and GRAMMY U Members**

$100 for non-members*

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To RSVP, please call 206.834.1000 or email

**Admission for non-members can be applied to Recording Academy membership

November 3, 2012 - 10:00am - 5:00pm