ProMedia Training, provider of modern accelerated audio and multimedia training, has announced that its Accelerated Pro Tools 8 Core Certification Program begins March 17, 2009, at its Training Center in Dallas, Texas.
The program will feature music producers and sound designers Johnny Marshall and David Rosenblad delving deeply into using Pro Tools 8 for music and sound design production, as well as offering insight and training tips/tricks for working with Digidesign’s production software.
PMT’s Pro Tools Accelerated Core Certification Package is a 40 clock-hour package—offered in an intensive 5-day session—and includes two Digidesign certified courses designed for aspiring engineers, musicians, DJ’s and singer/songwriters who want to turn their creativity into reality.
Students are introduced to proper setup, recording, mixing, editing, loops, plug-ins, MIDI, and much more. Throughout the curriculum, students work with sophisticated HD systems and control surfaces, and upon successful completion, take the Digidesign exam for Certification. The tuition package includes a free Digidesign plug-in (valued at $500).
Johnny Marshall is a music producer, composer, keyboardist, and post-production sound designer with over 25 years of professional experience. He owns Marshall Sound Design, a music production and sound editorial company in Dallas, Texas. As a music producer, he has worked with artists from Phil Collins, Pantera, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and ZZ Top. Recent projects include Texas country singer/songwriter Gary Kyle, producer/composer Amin Emam, Latino artist Orlando Salinas, and Manny Trevin, an upcoming alternative singer/songwriter. As a post audio sound designer, he mixed the “Tiger Woods” documentary, recently awarded A&E’s “Biography of the Year”, and garnering an Emmy nomination for “Best Sports Documentary”. Other recent projects include feature films such as “The Imposter”, “Confessions Of An Action Star” and “Shroud”. www.marshallsounddesign.com
David Rosenblad has 20+ years working as a sound designer, composer, music producer, sound editor and recording/mix engineer. He is president/owner of DRM Productions, Inc. and its companion studio facility, Sir Reel Sound in Dallas, TX. His company provides comprehensive post audio services for documentaries, feature films, episodic television, TV/radio commercials, and music projects. He’s worked with a wide arry of artists such as Herbie Mann, Freddy Fender, the deathray davies, Everclear, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Allan Holdsworth, Cheap Trick, The Flaming Lips, Maynard Ferguson, and Brave Combo; and clients including PBS, HBO, MTV, HDnet, History Channel, Think Film, New Films International, and many others. Current film projects include sound design for the PBS documentary, “Nowhere But Texas 2”, “Get Out” an ongoing series for HDnet, and for feature films including “Angela’s Body”, “The Significant Other”, and “From The Dark”.
For course specifics, go to www.promediatraining.com