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: Third Semester Curriculum

2
June 2021
9AM Pacific
From Input to Output.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
Building a live performance from Input to Output: Learn basic tips for effective setup of a live show from source to speaker.
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Mike Bangs
9
June 2021
9AM Pacific
Controlling Hardware. Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
TCP/IP, or MIDI as some call it, is utilized to send control data over IP. Use hardware interfaces to control other hardware, or even use software interfaces to control hardware! Learn about the basics of TCP/IP and how to program for SQ, AHM, dLive, and Avantis.
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Samantha Potter
16
June 2021
9AM Pacific
FX Part 1: Reverbs and Delays.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
FX Part 1: Reverbs and Delays – An overview of time-based effects in dLive, Avantis and SQ. Isn’t it ‘time’ that you dug in and explored the power of reverbs and delays in your mix?
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Mike Bangs
23
June 2021
9AM Pacific
Level Sensing.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Sometimes you want to use the level of a channel to trigger something. Inside the AHM live tens of separated level-sensing triggers that can help us automate events! A powerful tool that won’t remain secret for long. What is level sensing and how can we use it to help us create automation? Tune in to learn all about it and hear some clever ideas that may just inspire you.
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Samantha Potter
30
June 2021
9AM Pacific
FX Part 2: ”Special” FX.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
FX Part 2: ”Special” FX – An introduction to often overlooked heroes of the effect rack in dLive and Avantis. You won’t want to miss this “special” masterclass with veteran touring engineer Mike Bangs.
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Mike Bangs
7
July 2021
9AM Pacific
SQ Streaming.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Streaming is here to stay and for many small churches or production companies, it can feel like a lot. How can we stream with the SQ consoles? Learn how to get started streaming audio to and from your computer or laptop with your SQ console for streaming, multitracking, or for the thrill of the hunt!
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Samantha Potter
14
July 2021
9AM Pacific
Fader layouts and SoftKeys.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
Fader layouts and SoftKeys: Finding the most efficient workflow for dLive and Avantis – Learn to build an effective setup to up your speed and make your console more “you”
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Mike Bangs
21
July2021
9AM Pacific
Intro to GR4.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
When you need a 1U mixer, you normally have to make a lot of concessions. Not this time. We’re re-introducing our GR4 to the world that gives remote control and a huge variation of changes all inside a 1U box. Get to know the GR4 zone mixer, the analog cousin to the AHM-64. You don’t always need all the horsepower an industry has to offer, sometimes you need 8 inputs and 4 zones — and we got you covered.
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Samantha Potter
28
July2021
9AM Pacific
MCAs: DCAs for Monitor Mixing.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
MCAs: DCAs for Monitor Mixing – Fast and accurate monitors from a modern spin on a classic tool. Don’t miss your chance to learn the ins and outs of MCAs from one of the top monitor engineers in the business. See you in class!
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Mike Bangs
4
August2021
9AM Pacific
Networking with A&H.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Getting everything on the same network can be tedious. While this certainly isn’t a networking course, tune in to learn the basics about networking our technology together and how the network unlocks control for us. Tune in to learn how to start your AVL network successfully with your Allen & Heath gear. We have so many accessories, peripherals, and technology that can be utilized over networks. It’s time we set it up!
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Samantha Potter
11
August2021
9AM Pacific
De-Essing and other Input manipulation with DYN8.Monitor Mix Mastery – Mini Masterclass Series
De-Essing and other Input manipulation with DYN8 – More powerful and flexible than any de-esser, learn to use this amazing tool to bring more consistency to your inputs. Learn how to get rid of more esses than the Mississippi in this informative session.
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Mike Bangs
18
August2021
9AM Pacific
SLink and Dante.Installation Inspiration – Mini Masterclass Series
Is one better than the other? Which should I pick? ¿Por qué no los dos? SLink and Dante are fantastic options in the install and commercial audio world, but which should we pick? Are there any hard and fast rules? Tune in to learn about the differences, and when you should implement one over the other.
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Samantha Potter