Jim Anderson, AES VP for Eastern Sections U.S. and Canada, has beenappointed visiting professor in the newly created Clive DavisDepartment for Recorded Music in the Tish School for the Arts at NewYork University.
The Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music offers a course ofstudy leading to a Bachelor of Fine Arts that is designed to educatestudents in all aspects of contemporary recorded music. There is aspecial focus on the art of identifying musical talent and developingcreative material within the complex range of recorded musictechnologies. The program recognizes the creative record producer as anartist in his or her own right, and musical recording itself as acreative medium.
Anderson has been active on the New York recording scene for thepast 23 years; prior to that, he was on staff at National PublicRadio.