John Lennon's Bus Comes To Ex’pression Center For New Media

Apr 30, 2002 12:00 PM, Editors

Polls


Mix Regional

The Mix Regional section for Mix's July 2014 issue focuses on Atlanta. Send us your studio news: updates, sessions, new rooms, club performances and installations. Let the Mix audience know what is going on! Send photos and descriptions to mixeditorial@nbmedia.com.

The John Lennon Songwriting Bus, seen on Good Morning America, CBS This Morning and Today Show, will be stopping at only one location in the San Francisco Bay Area this Tuesday, April 30th -- Ex’pression  Center for New Media (Emeryville, Calif.) from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The touring bus, engineered by Ex’pression graduates Jeff Sobel and Herm Qurioz, is teaming up with the school’s Sound Arts Placement Department to potentially fill another audio engineering position. To date, Ex’pression Center for New Media  has placed four employees and four externship positions with the John Lennon Songwriting Bus.

The John Lennon Songwriting Education Tour Bus provides educational programs directed toward high schools, colleges, musical festivals, concerts and conventions. Its goal is to educate audiences about the art of songwriting, recording technologies and video production. As it travels the country, the program seeks to encourage students to learn how to write and produce audio and video projects using contemporary instruments, computer hardware and many of the current technological advances. Most notably, the Bus has provided free hands-on educational labs at over 100 high schools.

The Tour Bus is a mobile recording studio outfitted with the latest musical instruments and gear. It includes 32-track digital recording, two computers, multiple CD burners, and film scoring and video-editing capabilities. The interior is divided into two separate recording environments. The front studio offers the chance to participate in creating multimedia projects, while the back studio is a more traditional setup for bands and remote recordings of concerts and special events.

For more, check out www.expression.edu.






Acceptable Use Policy
blog comments powered by Disqus

Mix Books

Modern Recording and Mixing

This 2-DVD set will show you how the best in the music industry set up a studio to make world-class records. Regardless of what gear you are using, the information you'll find here will allow you to take advantage of decades of expert knowledge. Order now $39.95

Mastering Cubase 4

Electronic Musician magazine and Thomson Course Technology PTR have joined forces again to create the second volume in their Personal Studio Series, Mastering Steinberg's Cubase(tm). Edited and produced by the staff of Electronic Musician, this special issue is not only a must-read for users of Cubase(tm) software, but it also delivers essential information for anyone recording/producing music in a personal-studio. Order now $12.95

Newsletters

MixLine

Delivered straight to your inbox every other week, MixLine takes you straight into the studio, with new product announcements, industry news, upcoming events, recent recording/post projects and much more. Click here to read the latest edition; sign up here.

MixLine Live

Delivered straight to your inbox every other week, MixLine Live takes you on the road with today's hottest tours, new sound reinforcement professional products, recent installs, industry news and much more. Click here to read the latest edition; sign up here.

[an error occurred while processing this directive]

The Wire, a virtual press conference offering postings of the latest gear and music news, direct from the source. Visit the The Wire for the latest press postings.