C.R.A.S.S. is a local Audio Engineering Society Summit located in Webster Groves, Missouri.
This event welcomes over 300 people consisting of audio students, high school students, audio professors from around the area, and anyone interested in audio. Panelists consist of a wide variety of professionals in the audio field, including 14-time Grammy Award winner Richard King, engineer for Wiz Kalifa and The Roots Paul Womack, and our Keynote Speaker this year, AES President Alex Case. We have many different panels ranging from recording and mixing, audio for film, live sound, and much more! This is a great way to learn about audio and network with professionals.
Demo Rooms: Attendees get hands-on experience with professional grade gear from audio companies.
Student Mix Competiton: There will also be a mix competition open to high school and college students, where where their mixes will be judged by seasoned professionals and will be given critical feedback. Prizes will be awarded for the top 3 mixes. More information can be found in the Student Mix Competition section of our website!
Recording Critiques: Attendees have the opportunity to get feedback on their personal mixes from prfessional engineers, such as Ian Corbett, Richard King, Courtney Orlando, and Ben Majchrzak. Bring a USB drive with interleaved .wav files!
Networking Night: Go on a "speed date" with audio professionals. You have the opportunity to speak with each person and ask questions. Panelists include Kyle Chirnside, Henry Moyerman, Johnathan Pines, and Chris Finney. Free pizza! Make sure to sign up at the registration table!