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Meeting Notice: April 24th 2017

Meeting Notice

April 2017

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be on Monday 24th April at 7:30pm at:

The SAE Institute Lecture Theatre, 235 Normanby Rd South Melbourne.


Frank Andrewartha, of Quest Engineering will present on the topic:

Sound Delivery against the odds – the technical challenge

With Part 1 at our February meeting Frank Andrewartha of Quest Engineering took us on a fascinating journey through the history of sound reinforcement from the early Greek and Roman amphitheatres through column designs of the 60’s and line array loudspeakers of modern concert venues, each with its strengths and weaknesses exposed. Continue reading “Meeting Notice: April 24th 2017” »

Meeting report: Feb 2017 Voice Intelligibility in Difficult Acoustic Environments

Meeting Report

What Did They Say?

Maintaining Voice Intelligibility in Difficult Acoustic Environments


On Monday February 27
th keen AES Melbourne members and guests travelled to the outer eastern suburbs to the Kilsyth South Baptist Church to see their installation of Quest amplifiers and speakers and to hear Quests’ Frank Andrewartha speak on the topic “Maintaining Voice Intelligibility in Difficult Acoustic Environments”

Frank presents

Frank Andrewartha presenting… Photo: Rod Staples

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Meeting Notice: February 2017

February Meeting Notice

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be on Monday 27th February at 7:30pm at:
The Kilsyth South Baptist Church, 382-388 Liverpool Rd, Kilsyth.

Frank Andrewartha, of Quest Engineering will demonstrate to us an example of typical church acoustics in a recently built church hall, and outline the sound designer’s solution to some common problems. He will then present on the topic:

What did they say?

– maintaining voice intelligibility in difficult acoustic environments Continue reading “Meeting Notice: February 2017” »

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Prelim Meeting Notice: February 2017

Preliminary Meeting Notice

February 27th

 

The first AES Melbourne meeting of 2017 will be on Mon 27th February.

 

It will be a visit to the Kilsyth South Baptist Church, where Frank Andrewartha of Quest Engineering will show their new auditorium sound system and speak to us on the related topic

What did they say?

– maintaining voice intelligibility in difficult acoustic environments

 

Further details coming shortly.