Allen & Heath Mini Masterclasses

Join us on Wednesdays at 9AM Pacific as our world-class instructors lead a 25 minute masterclass followed by plenty of Q&A and 1-on-1 ‘office hours’ time.

See you online! 

Mini Masterclass Instructors:

Mike Bangs – Veteran monitor engineer and live sound instructor

MIKE BANGS: 20+ years experience as a monitor engineer and production manager for A-list acts including Aerosmith, Eric Clapton, George Strait, Katy Perry, Tom Petty, Kid Rock, and Lynyrd Skynyrd. 

Samantha Potter – Audio installation and technology practitioner and educator

SAMANTHA POTTER: Senior contributing editor for Church Sound Magazine and ProSoundWeb, co-director of Church Sound University, and veteran audio engineer and design consultant.


Allen & Heath Mini Masterclasses: Second Semester Curriculum

10
Feb. 2021
9AM Pacific
Game, Presets, Match.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Scene and Presets on the SQ, Avantis, dLive, and AHM-64 allow massive control and configuration flexibility. Unlock new ways to take full advantage of our FPGA cores. Tune in to learn how to customize preset and scene functions within A&H systems, programming them to your advantage, and using recall filters to reconfigure and reprogram connected peripheral devices.
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Samantha Potter
17
Feb. 2021
9AM Pacific
Wedges and Fills vs. IEMs. Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
I want to rock out, but I’m going deaf! I can’t hear myself think! More me? That’ll help, right? Pick up a few pointers on how to best fill out your ‘pro’ and ‘con’ columns around each approach — and how a combination of wedges and IEMs could be a third option!
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Mike Bangs
24
Feb. 2021
9AM Pacific
Allen & Heath Ecosystem Overview.Special Mini Masterclass Session
Learn how to leverage the full power of the Allen & Heath connected ecosystem — hardware, software, I/O, apps and more. Whether you are new to the A&H product line-up or a seasoned veteran, come away with a fuller understanding of the horsepower under the hood behind the red ampersand logo.
Register above to receive access to Zoom masterclass linkPresented by:
Kevin Madden
3
March 2021
9AM Pacific
What the Buss?Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
A look at control groups and busses for mixing. Learn the difference between DCAs, Groups, Auxes, Matrices and their common uses.
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Mike Bangs
10
March 2021
9AM Pacific
The Matrix Reloaded.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Massive control, distributed audio, and complex mixing. What do these things all have in common? If you’re lucky, a 2U box of wonder. Do you want to know what it is? The Matrix is everywhere. It is all around us. Even now, in this very room. Laurence Fishburne offers you a chance to go down the rabbit hole. Tune in to discover what matrix processors are and how we can use them to unlock control.
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Samantha Potter
17
March 2021
9AM Pacific
Scene Filtering: So Many Dots!Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
Learn how to use the magical grid of “Skittles” to gain confidence in building custom filtered scenes in dLive & Avantis. Yummy and informative.
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Mike Bangs
24
March 2021
9AM Pacific
Custom Control Quick Start.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Create your very own application for your iOS, Android, PC, or macOS device. You gotta start somewhere, so why not here?
Tune in to learn about the Custom Control Editor and App, an overview of all the functionality, how to start controlling equipment, and which Allen & Heath products you can control.
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Samantha Potter
31
March2021
9AM Pacific
Dynamic Who? Multiband Huh?Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
The wonderful world of DYN8! Learn how to use multi-band compression and dynamic EQ in dLive, Avantis & SQ consoles.
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Mike Bangs
7
April2021
9AM Pacific
Automatic Mic Mixing.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
AMM is a powerful tool to help us mix mics without having to ride faders ’til the end of time. This session will introduce you to A&H-style mic mixing and how to get started.
Pick your event, choose your AMM style, and sip your beverage from a safe distance. Worry-free mic control is here to help.
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Samantha Potter
14
April2021
9AM Pacific
Get the most Out from your Ins.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
Advanced patching in A&H mixers. The power of Virtual Soundcheck and the use of Tie Lines.
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Mike Bangs
21
April2021
9AM Pacific
Control Groups.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Group control? How and why would I ever need that?
Tune in to learn about group control for installs. With all of the different kinds of control we can give end users, sometimes a control group is precisely what we need.
Register above to receive access to Zoom masterclass linkPresented by:
Samantha Potter