Leading Women in Audio Panel – March 15 & 16

The Music Department and Music Production and Recording Arts program offer two days of events focused on the contributions of women in the current music and entertainment industry. 

Two days of events focused on high school and college students highlighting the contributions of women in the current music and entertainment industry. The sessions on Friday will include technical presentations in studio, featuring presenters Karen Kane, Marcella Araica, Michel Holbrook, Liz May, Tess Ocaña and Aurelia Belfield. Saturday is filled with panel discussions on Professionalism, Managing the Workplace, Being An Ally and Career Development, along with manufacturer demos and socializing with local studio owners, businesses and other musicians.

Guest presenters include Marcella Araica, N.A.R.S. Records and independent engineer (Miami, FL); Aurelia Belfield, music licensing, Trailblazer Studios (Raleigh, N.C.); Karen Kane, recording/mixing engineer and UNCW faculty (Wilmington, N.C.); and Michel Holbrook, audio engineer, Trailblazer Studios (Raleigh, N.C.). 

For more information about the conference and our participants, or to register to take part, go to www.elon.edu/u/leading-women-in-audio.

Sponsored by a grant from the Elon Fund for Excellence in the Arts and Sciences, Elon Music Department and Elon Music Production & Recording Arts, as well as gifts from Chuck and Lisa Surack and Sweetwater Music and Audio & Light of Greensboro.