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Electronic Dance Music

What Is It: The Electronic Dance Music Master Classes explore the artistic, technical, and practical challenges of designing and programming for this burgeoning musical phenomenon. The EDMMC is broken up into two distinct tracks—one for lighting and projection, and one for audio—and will bring together EDM's top designers, technicians and experts to share their views and secrets, featuring up to 8 sessions plus continental breakfasts and lunches.

Where Is It: EDMMC for Lighting/Projection and EDMMC for Sound will both be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the LDI trade show.

When Is It: Wednesday, Nov. 19 and Thursday, Nov. 20.

Who Is On The Faculty: Production/lighting designer Steve Lieberman and VJ/visual designer Vello Virkhaus serve as co-creative consultants for the lighting and projection component. Todd Konecny and Rupert AG Murray of Sound Investment Audio will act as co-creative consultants for the audio component. Other speakers include Aron Altmark, Alex Ares, Evan Bloom, Surya Buchwald, Mat Hale, Adam Kaplan, Todd MoyerKoen De Puysseleir, Milo Sa, and Mike Winkelmann.

Who Should Attend: EDM professionals looking to hone their skills and acquire additional insights; any lighting, projection or sound professional looking to learn about this burgeoning genre.

What You'll Learn: The lighting and video/projection component will focus equally on the aesthetic and technical components of each discipline. The audio component will  delve into the technical and practical considerations of sound both both clubs and festivals. Click here for FULL SCHEDULES: 
EDM Lighting + Projection
EDM Sound

What Does It Cost: EDMMC Lighting + Projection: $495 ($595 after 10/16/14) and EDMMC Sound: $495 ($595 after 10/16/14), which includes exhibit hall admission. Registration is open for these classes and all events at LDI2014, including The LDInstitute and Backstage Las Vegas, at

How Can I Participate As A Sponsor: Lighting, projection and audio manufacturers and other companies interested in reaching EDM professionals or being more closely aligned with this market can sponsor the EDMMC at a variety of levels, from something as simple as mentoring a deserving student to a corporate sponsorship that enables you to show off your gear to both attendees and speakers. Click here to Download Sponsor form.

When Can I Register: Register today!

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