Abe Jacob, creative consultant for the the Broadway Sound Master Classes (BSMC), has announced the schedule for the classes to be held May 19 to 20 at NYU Tisch School of the Arts, and including a May 18 performance of The Pirate Queen. Sound Classes at 721 Broadway, NYU Tisch School of the Arts

Friday May 18th

8:00pm Sound Class – Broadway Show – Pirate Queen

Saturday May 19th

8:30 – 9:15 Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:15 – 10:00 Abe Jacob

10:00 -10:15 Break

10:15 – 12:00 Jonathan Deans – Review of sound design for THE PIRATE QUEEN

12:00 – 2:00 Lunch and Manufacturers’ Showcase

2:00 – 3:30 ACME Sound Partners – Tom Clark

3:30 -3:45 Break

3:45 – 5:30 Todd Meier - The Design, Implementation & Optimization of the Sound System

6:00 – 8:00 Cocktail Reception

Sunday, May 20th

8:30 – 9:15 Continental Breakfast

9:15 – 10:15 Dominick Sack – The Sound Shop and the Sound Designer

1015 -10:30 Break

10:30 – 12:00 Brian Ronan – The Designs for SPRING AWAKENING and CURTAINS

12:00 – 2:00 Lunch and Manufacturer’s Showcase

2:00 – 3:45 Session #3 - TBA

3:45 – 4:30 Close of Classes – Abe Final Q&A

The fifth annual Broadway Sound Master Classes provide attendees with an in-depth exploration of the current trends in Broadway sound design and reinforcement--from the artistic process to the hottest new technology. Legendary sound designer Abe Jacob leads a faculty of top sound professionals, who will cover topics such as theatrical sound design, optimization and reinforcement, working with digital audio consoles, and more.

The BSMC is produced by Live Design magazine in conjunction with the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.