— In a historic first, a dedicated panel will be held in Spanish and feature top-name GRAMMY® Award winners from the Latin community —
New York, NY, September 30, 2014 — For the first time in AES history, there will be a panel officially held in Spanish at an International AES Convention. The panel, titled “Grandes Productores de América Latina” (“Great producers from Latin America”) will bring together 10 of the most influential Latin producers and engineers of all time. The presenters are each multiple GRAMMY®-Award winners who will present their most recent work and best-selling productions – ranging from Celine Dion and Elvis Costello to the biggest names in Latin music, such as Bajofondo and Calle 13 – and discuss the state of the music industry in Latin America.
Moderator and Incoming AES President Andres Mayo enthuses about this panel: "It is fundamental that we, as a global society, open up our eyes to other regions of the world, to try to understand their needs and get to know their talent. It is also a unique opportunity for the huge Latin population based in Los Angeles to hear from and interact directly with highly regarded audio professionals from their community during the biggest Pro Audio convention in the world."
Panelists slated to appear include:
Daniel Anselmi, Música CaReta – Montevideo, Uruguay
Rafa Arcaute, Amen Records – Buenos Aires, Argentina
Armando Avila, Cosmos – Mexico DF, Mexico
Aureo Baqueiro, Brava! Music – Los Angeles, CA, USA; Nico Plus Music Group - Los Angeles, CA, USA
Humberto Gatica, Lionshare/Gatica Music – Los Angeles, CA, USA
Tweety González, Twitin Records – Buenos Aires, Argentina
Anibal Kerpel, SK Associates – Los Angeles, CA, USA
Sebastian Krys, Arju Productions - Los Angeles, CA, USA
Guido Nisenson, Minimal S.L - Buenos Aires Argentina
Rafa Sardina, Fishbone Productions, Inc. – Los Angeles, CA, USA
Detailed information about the panel can be found here (en español también). For information on and how you can get your FREE Exhibits-Plus badge (pre-registration required) for the AES137 Convention, as well as All Access badge and Technical Program information, visit the AES137 webpage at http://www.aes.org/events/137/.
Panel summary en español:
Por primera vez en la historia, tendremos un panel oficialmente hablado en idioma Español en una Convención Internacional de AES. El panel "Grandes Productores de América Latina!" reunirá a algunos de los más grandes nombres de la región, todos ellos múltiples ganadores de Premios GRAMMY, para presentar sus últimas producciones y hablar acerca del estado de la industria en América Latina.