By PSW Staff • April 19, 2009 The latest WFX Worship Facilities Conference & Expo is coming up May 13-15 in Long Beach Worship Facilities Conference & Expo has announced the return of Hands-on Tech Training at WFX California, taking place May 13-15 in Long Beach, California. The Expo Hall will be open May 14-15. WFX Hands-on Tech Training will provide attendees with the opportunity to get up close and personal with the latest tech equipment in the house of worship market. Industry-leading audio, video, and lighting consultants will share tips and techniques to master emerging technologies. Hands-on Tech Training classes are made possible by generous donations from Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Apple, Elation Professional, Vari*Lite, Felix Lighting, and A.C. Lighting, Inc. Classes include: Digital Mixers 101 Wednesday, May 13: 9:30am – 11:00am Thursday, May 14: 12:30pm – 2:00pm Friday, May 15: 8:30am – 10:00am Digital Mixers 101 will give attendees a working overview of the digital mixing console, using the Yamaha M7CL. Students will mix tracks as part of the session. Presenter: Jacob Cody, House of Worship Marketing Specialist, Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. Audio Mix Class, Fundamentals Wednesday, May 13: 11:00am – 12:30pm Thursday, May 14: 2:00pm – 3:30pm Friday, May 15: 11:00am – 12:30pm The Hands-on Audio Mix classes will walk attendees through the ins-and-outs of an audio mixing console, exploring insights and techniques to offer a better understanding of a consoles mix application. With state-of-the-art consoles from Yamaha, attendees will experience all they need to know about audio mixing. Presenter: Armando Fullwood, Principal, Design 2020 Audio for Live Television Wednesday, May 13: 4:00 – 5:30pm This course will offer insights and hands-on applications for those who want to better understand live mixing for television and other media events. Attendees will explore mixing techniques with state-of-the-art consoles from Yamaha. Presenter: Armando Fullwood, Principal, Design 2020 Audio for Live Concert Recording Thursday, May 14: 4:15pm – 5:45pm This course will discuss hands-on techniques, types of gear, and real-world solutions to make a multi-track recording of a concert application less of a painstaking journey with the use of state-of-the-art consoles from Yamaha. Presenter: Armando Fullwood, Principal, Design 2020 Audio for Choir Mixing Friday, May 15: 2:00pm – 3:30pm This course is for those who can’t seem to get enough gain on the choir, or a full choir sound. This will be an open and involved discussion of what it takes to get the choir sound over the band or orchestra with state-of-the-art consoles from Yamaha. Presenter: Armando Fullwood, Principal, Design 2020 Hands-on Lighting Training Wednesday, May 13: 4:00pm – 5:30pm Thursday, May 14: 12:30pm – 2:00pm Friday, May 15: 12:30pm – 2:00pm This session will include uses, tips and techniques, and basic maintenance of two of the most common types of lighting fixtures, the PAR can and the Ellipsoidal. As each fixture is presented, participants will get a chance to experiment and ask questions. Presenter: Greg Persinger, Owner, Vivid Illumination Hands-on Video Editing Training Wednesday, May 13: 11:00am – 12:30pm Thursday, May 14: 4:15pm – 5:45pm Friday, May 15: 2:00pm – 3:30pm This class offers strategic tips to produce compelling videos and motion graphics that will polish and give professionalism to videos. Three classes will provide attendees with an intensive, hands-on experience with Apple equipment and software. Advance registration is required for Hands-on Training classes. Space is limited and available for Conference attendees only. Registration for all attendee packages, including the Conference Pass, Pastor’s Pass, and Expo-Plus Pass, is available online at www.wfxweb.com or by calling the WFX Help Desk at 800-598-6031, Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm, EST. Complete event details are available online at www.wfxweb.com. Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Tagged with: Apple Applications Attendees Audio Choirs Church Sound Concerts Conference Systems Consoles Digital Editing Education Equipment Expo Gain Gear Lighting Live Maintenance Marketing Mix Mixers Mixing Professional Recording Sessions Software Sound Systems Tech Tech Tips Techniques Technology Television Tracks Training Video WFX Worship Audio Yamaha · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.