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SONAR Producer Edition has a well-earned reputation for delivering powerful production tools in a fast, streamlined user interface. With SONAR 4, Cakewalk has added powerful new recording, editing, comping and navigation tools that optimize workflow for today's professional. In addition, version 4 combines innovative surround and AV capabilities along with precise engineering tools. Learn more at www.SONAR4.com.
Table Of Contents
INTEL PRESENTS THE MIX NAB 2005 NAB AUDIO PRODUCTS GUIDE
OSCAR NOTES: BEEMER AND MILLAN EACH NAB THIRD BEST SOUND TROPHY
BEHRINGER TRUTH B2092A
MARGARITA MIX UPGRADES TO FAIRLIGHT DREAM
MARK THOSE CALENDARS!
ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM MIX
INTEL PRESENTS THE MIX NAB 2005 NAB AUDIO PRODUCTS GUIDE
Get your NAB product introductions listed for free, or stand out from the crowd with the purchase of enhanced listings, by visiting mixonline.com and stepping through the NAB form. Intel has recently introduced EM64T for digital audio professionals, supporting 64-bit computing with access to greater than 4GB of memory. Specific audio benefits include 192kHz, 32-bit, 8-channnel audio support; 995dBs signal-to-noise; and -65dBs total harmonic distortion. Take advantage of this FREE opportunity to rise above the video noise.

10th ANNUAL MIX L.A. OPEN
The Mix L.A. Open is the Mix Foundation's charity golf tournament held in Malibu, Calif., each June. Pulling together world-renown record producers, engineers, recording artists, actors and various audio professionals, the nearly 10-year old event has become a favorite way for the audio industry to get out and play together, and support the causes of hearing health awareness and audio education. Proceeds from the tournament benefit the House Ear Institute's Sound Partner's program, the music education programs of L.A.'s own Sound Art, and also helps fund audio education scholarships supported by the Mix Foundation for Excellence in Audio. For sponsor and entry information, go to http://mixfoundation.org/LAopen/LAopen.html or call Karen Dunn at 925/939-6149.

NEW! MIXGUIDES
Ever wish you could find everything Mix has published on microphones? Monitors? Consoles? Well, now you can avoid the scroll bar and the pages of search results by visiting the all-new MixGuides. We've brought all of our related editorial into sites within the site so that readers can find our reviews, new product announcements, applications, features and trade show reports-all in one simple stop. Check it out!
For microphones, click HERE.
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MUSICIAN'S HOTEL ARRIVES TO SXSW!
The Musician's Hotel at this year's South by Southwest music conference in Austin will be held March 16 to 18, 2005, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Austin Hilton, fourth floor. Sponsored by Mackie, Shure and Guitar Center, the Musician's Hotel will provide musicians with hands-on access to the some of the hottest music-making equipment via product demos, workshops, performances and Q&A sessions with leading producers and engineers. Brought to you by Mix, Electronic Musician and Remix magazines, the industry's music production authorities. Free admission for registered SXSW attendees! Visit www.musicianshotel.com for more info.

AUDIO PRODUCTION SEMINARS ON DEMAND!
Audio Production Seminars on Demand are an exciting new medium for presenting new products, applications and techniques to those interested in audio and music production. Currently Live: Taylor Guitars/Rupert Neve Expression System and K4 Preamp, and Mix Presents Drum Miking Techniques. Find the Seminars on Demand at www.mixonline.com/sod, www.emusician.com/sod or www.remixmag.com/sod.

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Coming to a city near you.
The Logic 7 Tour has been extended and is coming to an Apple Authorized Reseller near you. Register today for an exclusive look at Logic Pro 7-the next generation of Apple's leading-edge audio application.
BLAIR'S BLOG
OSCAR NOTES: BEEMER AND MILLAN EACH NAB THIRD BEST SOUND TROPHY
So, what did you think of the Oscars? Did it bug you that some of the "minor" awards were given out with all the nominees onstage at once for the announcement, and the winner striding a few feet over to the microphone for the acceptance speech, while others had the nominees sitting in consecutive rows and the winner walking a few paces down the aisle to a mic set up there? MORE
NEW PRODUCTS
BEHRINGER TRUTH B2092A
Behringer has announced the Truth B2092A high-performance, active 360-watt studio subwoofer for mono, stereo and surround applications. MORE


CAD e300, GXL Studio Pack, GXL 3000
CAD has unveiled several new products, including the e300 multipattern servo-condenser mic, the GXL 3000 four GXL Studio Packs and the GXL 3000 large-diaphragm, multipattern condenser. MORE

KORG Kreative Kontrol Pack
Korg recently announced that its microKONTROL USB-MIDI controller is now bundled with three software products suited for dance music creation and performance-Ableton Live Lite 4 Korg Edition; SampleTank 2 Korg Edition and MDE-X-collectively known as the Kreative Control Pack. MORE

Metric Halo ChannelStrip Native for OS X
Metric Halo has released ChannelStrip Native for OS X. ChannelStrip Native includes Audio Units (AU), MAS, VST, and RTAS support, all in one license. With one license for ChannelStrip Native, Mac OS X users can use ChannelStrip with reportedly every audio program available for Mac, including Logic 7, Cubase SX 3, Digital Performer 4.5, Nuendo 2, Pro Tools 6, Final Cut, and GarageBand, among others. MORE

Shipping March 10: Propellerhead Reason 3
Propellerhead Software's Reason 3.0 will start shipping by March 10, 2005. Reason 3.0 will then be available from the Prop Shop at www.propellerheads.se as well as from your local music store. MORE

Trillium Lane Labs TL Drum Rehab
Trillium Lane Labs will ship the new TL Drum Rehab plug-in for Pro Tools, which reportedly offers sample-accurate replacement of drum samples in real time, later this month. MORE

TerraTec Producer HI JACK
TerraTec Producer's HI JACK, a studio preamp featuring a variable high-impedance input that serves as a front end for electric guitars and acoustic instruments equipped with electric or piezo pickup systems, will be available this month. MORE



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Qualifications: An appropriate postgraduate degree; Teaching qualification; Possess excellent communication skills in the English Language
Job Description: Contribute to teaching and learning in four or more subjects per semester; Contribute to project supervision, student support and research activity; Involved in course development, course administration and building relationships with industry partners to support program delivery; Benefits include relocation expenses, medical and paid home leave
Submit CV with sample works, 3 separate reference letters, current salary, 3 passport size photographs and certified true copies of all academic and transcripts to the following address by April 4th, 2005:

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NEWS YOU CAN USE
MARGARITA MIX UPGRADES TO FAIRLIGHT DREAM
The L.A. Studios Inc., a post-production company, announced that its Margarita Mix de Santa Monica facility has upgraded two of its studios with Fairlight DREAM Constellation consoles. MORE

RTL Belgium Purchases Studer Vista 8
Moving one step closer in its conversion to digital audio, Belgian broadcaster RTL has purchased a Studer Vista 8 console for its TVI channel. MORE


Digital Factory Installs "World's Largest" Euphonix System 5-F
Luc Besson, one of France's most prominent independent filmmakers, recently installed a two-operator, 620-channel, 144-fader Euphonix System 5-F-reportedly the largest in the world-in his audio post-production facility, Digital Factory, located in Normandy, France. MORE

CRAS Gets Wired With Gepco
For its newest facility, located in Gilbert, Ariz. the Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences used Gepco cable when installing the state-of-the-art audio equipment in its 6,000 square-foot live sound room, three analog studios and digital studio. MORE

5.1 Production Services Promotes Sandi Taylor to VP, Production Services
5.1 Production Services, a division of 5.1 Entertainment Group, has promoted Sandi Taylor to the newly created position of VP, production. MORE

Lectrosonics Wins CAS Technical Achievement Award
Lectrosonics Inc. received the first Technical Achievement Award from the Cinema Audio Society (CAS) at the company's awards banquet on Saturday, February 19, 2005. MORE

Now Shipping: ASKVideo Cubase Tutorial DVD Series Level 2
ASKVideo Interactive Media is now shipping Level 2 in a series of interactive tutorial DVDs for Cubase SX3, which covers the more advanced areas of Cubase SX3 with a focus on editing and mixing. MORE

EVENTS THIS MONTH
MARK THOSE CALENDARS!
The Game Developers Conference (GDC), the official trade event "by game developers for developers" of computer, console, mobile, arcade, online games and location based entertainment takes place March 7 to 11, 2005, in San Francisco at Moscone Center West. The conference features lectures, speakers, keynote and the Game Developers Choice Awards. Visit www.gdconf.com for registration and more information.

NSCA, Sound & Video Contractor, and prosoundweb.com present the 2005 Innovations in Technology Awards. Showcasing the best of class product offerings, the event will be held at the 2005 Systems Integration Expo, March 10 to 12, 2005 in Orlando, Fla. Visit www.nscaexpo.org for details.

The 2005 USITT Conference & Stage Expo will be held in Toronto, Ontario, March 16 to 19, 2005, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The annual event will feature product demonstrations, seminars and more for performing arts and entertainment professionals. To register, visit www.usitt.org/activities/AnnualConference

Abbey Road Studios
will host the inaugural Abbey Road Film Festival March 19 to April 3, 2005, featuring films scored at the studio during the past 25 years. Visit www.abbeyroad.com for details.

Mackie and the SAE Institute announce the inaugural SAE Institute/Mackie International Scholarship Contest, which will award one international and one U.S. resident a full-tuition scholarship to the SAE location of the applicant's choice. All 41 participating SAE Institute campuses around the world are accepting entries through March 31, 2005. Information and downloadable applications are available at www.sae.edu/scholarship/index.html.

UPCOMING EVENTS
The NAB 2005 MultiMedia World Conference (April 17 to 21, 2005), designed for professionals who want to learn about the most recent advances in digital media, will feature various sessions and keynotes with executives from companies in the forefront of emerging new-media technologies. Register at www.nabshow.com/registration.asp.

Future Media Concepts (FMC) announced that it will organize the second-annual 2005 Post|Production World Conference (April 16 to 21, 2005). The event will feature an expanded number of sessions, foreign-language tracks, booth camps and master classes. Visit www.fmctraining.com for details.

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