Chicago Music Summit 2013

Recordings of Chicago's inaugural music gathering.
Chicago Music Summit 9.20.2013

Chicago is a global music powerhouse activated by musicians working across multiple genres at the highest level of artistry. The Chicago Music Summit, presented by the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, was created to shine a light on Chicago’s innovative and thriving music scene, and to connect professionals with local and national industry leaders. Featuring panels, concerts and networking opportunities, the Chicago Music Summit provides free professional development and exposure to support Chicago’s music industry.

More than 20 panels on a wide variety of topics featured 100+ speakers including representatives from Sony Music Entertainment, Kickstarter, Elastic Arts, Pitchfork, Bonnaroo, SoundCloud, Universal Republic, Live Nation, Lincoln Center, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Monterrey International and many others. 

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Recording of all presentations by EARS, the Engineering And Recording Society of Chicago, in collaboration with SAE Institute Chicago for the Chicago Music Summit 2013.

Produced for EARS and the Chicago Music Summit / Fran Allen-Leake (LJet Productions); Blaise Barton (Joyride Recording Studio); Danny Leake (Urban Guerilla Engineers); Executive Producer Reid Hyams (X-Art Entertainment)

All Audio Recordings: Edited, Assembled & Mastered by Danny Leake for EARS & The Chicago Music Summit.

EARS' Chicago Music Summit Panel "The Art of Making Great Records: A Conversation with Grammy Award-Winning Producer/ Engineer Ed Cherney" -- Moderated by EARS Co-President Blaise Barton.  

Special Thanks to EARS Pro-Members: Valentine Azbelle, Fran Allen-Leake, Blaise Barton, Ed Cherney, Danny Christy, John Christy, Professor L. Stanley Davis, Justin Esco, Rob Gillis, Reid Hyams, Danny Leake and Danny Ortiz; SAE Institute Director’s Bill Smith & James Thomas.   

A Very Special Thank You to Our Friend & EARS Pro Member Ed Cherney.

Published by CAR_Johari on Sat, 01/18/2014 - 11:19am
Updated on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:57pm