SPARS (Society of Professional Audio Recording Services) Foundation, in cooperation with PMC Loudspeakers, presents A Joe Ferla Retrospective as part of the AES (Audio Engineering Society) Convention activities at Javits Convention Center.
Joe Ferla, a five-time Grammy Award recipient and renowned engineer / producer to some of the top jazz musicians in the industry, will be presenting songs for listening from his extensive discography. After each song is played he will answer any questions regarding it such as how he recorded the artist, which mics he used on what instruments, how the recording session went, etc.
Where: Javits Center, Room 1E06 (PMC demo area)
When: Friday, October 18 11:00 am _ 12:00 pm
Saturday, October 19 2:30 pm _ 3:30 pm
Sunday, October 20 11:30 am _ 12:30 pm
Because this event is part of the AES Convention, attendees will need an Exhibitor Plus pass. You can get it free by registering here
A different set of songs will be presented at each event. Some of the songs Joe will be presenting include “The Closer I Get To You” from Roberta Flack’s Blue Lights in the Basement, “City of Roses” from Esperanza Spalding’s Radio Music Society, “Science Fiction” from Christian McBride’s The Good Feeling, “Kothbiro” from Regina Carter’sReverse Thread, “The Source” from Chris Potter’s Gratitude and “Snakes” from David Sanborn’s Upfront. Songs recorded by John Scofield, Elian Elias, Dave Douglas, Charlie Hunter and many others will be featured in this unique interactive listening experience.