ANAHEIM, CA: On Friday, January 26 from 4:00PM to 4:50PM, renowned industry journalist Dan Daley will host a NAMM University interview with WSDG Walters-Storyk Design Group, founding-partner, John Storyk. The conversation will focus on new developments in Home and Project Studio Design, and explore opportunities for incorporating design practices engaged for major pro audio studios on smaller studio environments. The session will be held in the San Simeon room on Level 4 at the Hilton Hotel in Anaheim.
An eleven time-TEC Award-winning designer of studios for artists ranging from Jay-Z to Bruce Springsteen and Alicia Keys, John Storyk and WSDG have created over 3500 world-class recording studios around the world. Large-scale recording complex credits include Jimi Hendrix’s Electric Lady and Ann Mincieli’s Jungle City Studios in NYC, and Paul Epworth’s The Church Studios in London.
An adjunct professor of acoustics and studio design at the Berklee College of Music (Boston), and currently preparing a new “Master’s Level Course on the subject, Storyk will also preside over a NAMM TEC TRACK “MeetUp” in Room 7 on the 3 floor Mezzanine of the Hilton Hotel from 5:00PM to 5:45PM, directly following the dialogue with Dan Daley.
Photo Caption: WSDG founding partner John Storyk Credit photo by John Lemke
WSDG, a media facility design and consulting firm has collaborated on over 3500 audio /video facilities worldwide. Credits include Jimi Hendrix’s Electric Lady Studios (1969); NYC’s Jazz At Lincoln Center and, Le Poisson Rouge; broadcast facilities for The Food Network, ESPN, and WNET; major education complexes for NYU, The Art Institutes and Berklee College of Music, Valencia and Boston (2015 TEC winner); and media rooms for such corporate clients as Hoffman La Roche and Sony. Studio projects include NYC’s Jungle City for award winning engineer, Ann Mincieli, Green Day, Jay-Z, Aerosmith, Bruce Springsteen, Alicia Keys, and Paul Epworth’s The Church Studios (London). And, film composers Carter Burwell (US), A.R. Rahman (India). WSDG principals John Storyk, Beth Walters, Sergio Molho, Silvia Molho, Renato Cipriano, and Dirk Noy lecture frequently at universities and industry events, and contribute regularly to industry publications. WSDG has collaborated with such noted architects as Frank Gehry, Norman Foster and Phillipe Stark. An eleven-time winner of the NAMM TEC Award for outstanding achievement in Acoustics/Facility Design, WSDG maintains offices in New York, Miami, Buenos Aires (Argentina), Belo Horizonte (Brazil), Berlin (Germany), and Basel (Switzerland), and representatives in Barcelona, Moscow, Guangzhou (China), Florence (Italy), Mexico City, Los Angeles and San Francisco.