MATRIXSYNTH: Knobcon Announces Seminar Lineup Including Whiskey Tasting: A Primer

Friday, August 25, 2017

Knobcon Announces Seminar Lineup Including Whiskey Tasting: A Primer

I see the whiskey leprechaun in green on the far right. :)

Joking aside, here are the seminar details via Knobcon (and yes there really will be a Whiskey one):

"Knobcon announces workshop lineup

It wouldn’t be a true convention without informative seminars and workshops and Knobcon has two full days of them. From question-and-answer sessions with synth pioneers like Tom Oberheim to learning how to solder and build your own synthesizer, Knobcon has something for all synth enthusiasts.

Saturday, September 9 2017

The Basics of Synthesis
Marc Doty, the undisputed king of YouTube synthesiser videos, provides as comprehensive a primer about synthesis which could be reasonably expected to fit in ninety minutes.

Random Applications in Electronic Music
Jon Sonnenberg demonstrates the various ways that randomness and probability can be harnessed in electronic music production and performance.

Michael Boddicker: Ask Me Anything
Mr. Boddicker has been a session musician and film composer for over four decades, working on countless recordings you’ve certainly heard from Michael Jackson to No Doubt. Moderated by Suit & Tie Guy.

Whiskey Tasting: A Primer
Winston Edwards of Texas-based Balcones Distilling gives a crash course in how to taste whiskey in a critical environment. Must be 21 to participate.

Sunday, September 10 2017

Harald Bode: Innovator Unsung
Marc Doty presents an exploration of one of the least-known yet most-relevant inventors in the field of electronic music technology. You won't believe how much this guy impacted your life.

A History of Reverberation in Recorded Music
William Beith maps out how reverberation developed in recorded music in the twentieth century and describes the mechanics behind the ambience. He is Chicagoland's very own plate reverb craftsman, having built plates for many facilities including Van Halen's 5150 Studios.

Tom Oberheim: Ask Me Anything
The legend opens himself up to your questions. Maybe you’d like to know "why paddles?" or “Why eight voices instead of seven?” Here's your chance. Moderated by Suit & Tie Guy.

BBoy Tech Report LIVE
Corry Banks takes to the digital airwaves for a live broadcast of his beloved music production podcast."


P.S. Haven't had an opportunity to use the synth booze label on the site in a while. :)

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