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Ultimate Live Sound School (1st Edition)

Top of the line training for the Live Sound from a veteran who has worked with Michael Jackson & Whitney Houston
Instructor:
David Wills
1,083 students enrolled
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At the end of your course, students will be able to learn you everything you need to know on designing, troubleshooting and running a live sound system.

The “Ultimate LIVE SOUND School” DVD Box Set is our top of the line training set for anyone interested in designing, troubleshooting and running a live sound system.   (OVER 4.5 HOURS OF TRAINING!)

Hosted by David Wills (Sound Guru with Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Phil Collins), this is the one stop training on Live Sound that you’ve been looking for. If you have problems understanding how to get Excellent, Consistent Sound out of your PA System, this training resource will give you everything you need to know and a step by step plan to…

  • Eliminate Feedback
  • Get Crystal Clear Vocals
  • Be an EQ Expert
  • Run Monitors
  • Master Compressors/Gates
  • Troubleshoot Impossible Problems
  • Design/Upgrade your System

Apart from working with the biggest names in the business on massive world tours, David has mixed thousands of events in Mega-Churches and little local Churches.


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1
Introduction

INTRODUCTION
Introduction to Live Sound
Course Outline
What is a sound system made up of?
What is the role of a live sound engineer?
(mediator between artistic and engineering worlds)

2
Sound Theory

SOUND THEORY
What is Sound?
Understanding Levels
Understanding Frequency Spectrum
Understanding Acoustics

3
The Equipment (Part 1)

THE EQUIPMENT
Can you design it yourself?
(Music Store vs. Professional Designers)
Choosing a Vendor
Overview of Equipment
Snakes
Mixing Consoles
Amps
Speakers
Monitors
Effects
Microphones
Wireless Systems

4
The Equipment (Part 2)

THE EQUIPMENT
Can you design it yourself?
(Music Store vs. Professional Designers)
Choosing a Vendor
Overview of Equipment
Snakes
Mixing Consoles
Amps
Speakers
Monitors
Effects
Microphones
Wireless Systems

5
Setting Up the Stage (Part 1)

SETTING UP THE STAGE
Overview
Input Types
Mic Selection/Placement
Monitor Placement
Front of House Speaker Placement (Delays)
USING A MIXING CONSOLE

6
Setting Up the Stage (Part 2)

SETTING UP THE STAGE
Overview
Input Types
Mic Selection/Placement
Monitor Placement
Front of House Speaker Placement (Delays)
USING A MIXING CONSOLE

7
Using a Mixing Console (Part 1)

USING A MIXING CONSOLE
Overview
Input Channel
Aux Sends
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes
SubGroups
Advanced Applications

8
Using a Mixing Console (Part 2)

USING A MIXING CONSOLE
Overview
Input Channel
Aux Sends
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes
SubGroups
Advanced Applications

9
Using a Mixing Console (Part 3)

USING A MIXING CONSOLE
Overview
Input Channel
Aux Sends
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes
SubGroups
Advanced Applications

10
Using a Mixing Console (Part 4)

USING A MIXING CONSOLE
Overview
Input Channel
Aux Sends
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes
SubGroups
Advanced Applications

11
Trouble Shooting (Part 1)

TROUBLESHOOTING
What kinds of problems will you have?
Understanding Signal Flow
Troubleshooting Logic
Line Checks
Wireless Systems
Feedback Issues
Distortion
Sound Checks

12
Trouble Shooting (Part 2)

TROUBLESHOOTING

What kinds of problems will you have?
Understanding Signal Flow
Troubleshooting Logic
Line Checks
Wireless Systems
Feedback Issues
Distortion
Sound Checks

13
Trouble Shooting (Part 3)

TROUBLESHOOTING

What kinds of problems will you have?
Understanding Signal Flow
Troubleshooting Logic
Line Checks
Wireless Systems
Feedback Issues
Distortion
Sound Checks

14
Trouble Shooting (Part 4)

TROUBLESHOOTING

What kinds of problems will you have?
Understanding Signal Flow
Troubleshooting Logic
Line Checks
Wireless Systems
Feedback Issues
Distortion
Sound Checks

15
Mixing (Part 1)

MIXING

Breakdown of the tools available
Blending Levels
Using EQ
Controlling Dynamics
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes

16
Mixing (Part 2)

MIXING

Breakdown of the tools available
Blending Levels
Using EQ
Controlling Dynamics
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes

17
Mixing (Part 3)

MIXING

Breakdown of the tools available
Blending Levels
Using EQ
Controlling Dynamics
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes

18
Mixing (Part 4)

MIXING

Breakdown of the tools available
Blending Levels
Using EQ
Controlling Dynamics
Using Effects
Monitor Mixes

19
Recording/Duplication

RECORDING/DUPLICATION

Recording
Duplication

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