Full Sail University is Proud to Welcome Legendary Sound Engineer and Developer of the Modern Mixing Console, Rupert Neve
Winter Park, FL (PRWEB) November 6, 2009
Full Sail University (http://www.fullsail.edu), an award-winning entertainment media institution, is proud to welcome the legendary Sound Engineer and Designer, Rupert Neve, to its campus to speak with students, faculty and staff while offering insight into his professional career that has spanned over 60 years.
In 1997, the Recording Academy acknowledged Neve's profound impact on the industry, and he became one of a very few personal recipients of a Technical Grammy award. In addition, Neve was inducted into the Mix Hall of Fame in 1989, and has been honored as both "Man of the Century" by Studio Sound Magazine and the number one Audio Personality of the 20th Century by his peers in the Pro Audio business.
Having been recognized as the developer of the modern mixing console, Rupert Neve created unparalleled advances in the quality of recorded sound by designing consoles and signal-processing gear that have been utilized in studios for years. Through his engineering and innovative designs, Neve has not only solidified his dedication to the purity of audio reproduction, but continues to influence generations of audio designers.
"Our faculty, students and staff are deeply honored to welcome back Mr. Neve to the campus of Full Sail University," said Dana Roun, Director of Audio Programsfor Full Sail University. "Having the opportunity to spend time with a living legend in the industry is an extraordinary part of our curriculum that we are proud to offer to our students as we strive to create real-world experiences through advanced education."
About Full Sail University:
Since 1979, Full Sail University, located outside of Orlando, FL, has been an innovative educational leader for those pursuing careers in the entertainment industry. With over 33,000 alumni, graduate credits include work on OSCAR, Emmy and GRAMMY-winning projects, best-selling video games, and the #1 grossing U.S. concert tours. Full Sail's 191-acre campus and online education platform proudly welcomes over 8,000 students from 50 states and 57 countries.
Full Sail currently offers a total of 25 degree programs including: Associate of Science Degrees in Graphic Design; Bachelor of Science Degrees offered in: Computer Animation, Digital Arts & Design, Entertainment Business, Film, Game Art, Game Design, Game Development, Graphic Design, Internet Marketing, Music Business, Recording Arts, Show Production, and Web Design & Development; and Master of Science Degrees in Education Media Design & Technology, Game Design, Entertainment Business, and Internet Marketing; and a Master of Fine Art in Media Design.
Full Sail was most recently named "Best Company" in the 2009 Orlando Business Journal's Reader's Choice Awards, as well as the 2008 "School/College of the Year" by the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges. The university has also been previously named: The Harvard of Game Schools by Tips & Tricks Magazine; one of the top three New Media Schools by Shift Magazine (alongside the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and New York University); one of the Top Five Game Degree Programs in the world by Electronic Gaming Monthly; one of the Best Music Programs in the country by Rolling Stone Magazine; one of the Best Music Business Departments in the Schools That Rock: The Rolling Stone College Guide; and one of the Best Film Programs in the country by UNleashed Magazine.
For more information about Full Sail, please visit http://www.fullsail.edu.