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A stellar line up of designers and programmers has been announced as faculty for the Live Design Master Classes in LA this December. Running from December 5-10, the LA Master Classes include the fourth annual Concert Master Classes and the second annual TV Lighting Master Classes, both at USC, and the launch of the exciting new Electronic Dance Music Master Classes at Avalon Hollywood, the perfect club setting for this debut event.
The faculty for the 2013 LA Master Classes includes:
Electronic Dance Music Master Classes, December 9 & 10, Avalon Hollywood: Steve Lieberman (Ultra Music Festival, Electric Daisy Carnival) and Vello Virkhaus (Amon Tobin, Skrillex), creative consultants; plus lighting and video pros Surya Buchwald AKA Momo The Monster (Deadmau5 Unhooked), "Disco" Donnie Estopinal (Disco Donnie Presents), Alyxzander Bear, Forrest Hunt, and Justin Spagg from Insomniac Events (Electric Daisy Carnival), scenic designers Heather Shaw (Amon Tobin's ISAM tour) and Stefano Novelli (SPACECRAFT for Skrillex), and projection maven Tim LaValley (Steve Aoki's Identity Festival).
Concert Master Classes, December 7 & 8, USC: Jeff Ravitz (Bruce Springsteen), creative consultant; plus designers LeRoy Bennett (Nine Inch Nails), Marc Brickman (Roger Waters), John Broderick (Metallica), Cory FitzGerald (Bruno Mars), Peter Morse (Carrie Underwood, Shania Twain); imagery/media creators Raj Kapoor (Carrie Underwood, Shania Twain), Tim LaValley (Carly Rae Jepsen), Loren Barton (Nine Inch Nails); programmers Benoit Richard (Matchbox 20, Yes), Jason Badger (Springsteen), and Benny Kirkham (Shania Twain in Las Vegas); plus artist managers Wil Sharpe and Todd Cameron
TV Lighting Master Classes, December 5 & 6, USC: Jeff Ravitz (Bruce Springsteen), creative consultant; plus Bob Barnhart (Acadamy Awards©), Christian Hibbard (Jimmy Kimmel Live), Craig Housenick (The Voice), Mark Sanford (Emmy Awards©), Alan Walker (A.N.T. Farm), and the legendary Bill Klages.
More December events that tie into the LA Master Classes: