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Sunday, Feb. 12

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards

STAPLES Center in Los Angeles
Live broadcast on CBS at 8p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.

3/14-18, 2017


4/14-23, 2017

Austin, Texas

Coachella Music and Art Festival

INDIO, CA 92201

May 25-28, 2017




June 05, 2017

LA Jazz Institue Presents

Largest Big Band Festival of all time...showcasing many of the greatest Arrangers and Jazz Soloists in the world today like:
Brent Fischer + Clare Fischer Big Band


2017 Recording Industry Golf Tournament™
+ Tennis clinic & Tournament

MountainGate Country Club, Los Angeles

Come Play!!
For sponsorship information and to register, visit here or call Karen Dunn
at 925-708-0307.



Setp 15-17

Monterey Jazz Festival
Monterey County Fairgrounds - Monterey, CA



Oct 18-21



The Americana Music Association
Festival and Conference Presented by Nissan
Nashville, TN

GameSound Con
Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles, CA


143d International AES Convention
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90015
More info here




Villagefest - October
Palm Canyon Drive - Palm Springs, CA

CMT Music Awards & Festival




LA AES Section
check website for meetings at
Sportsmen's Lodge
12833 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, CA 91604 (at the corner of Ventura Blvd. and Coldwater Canyon).

The optional pre-meeting dinner is at 7:00 PM.

For dinner reservations, contact the section Treasurer, Richard Wollrich, at or (805) 371-9342. Please put "AES-LA DINNER RESERVATION" in the email subject line.

Meetings are free and are open to everyone including students, non-members and guests.










Aug 11-13




Sundance Film/Music Festival
Park City, UT
Sundance is the largest film festival in the U.S. dedicated to independent film. Here, both Hollywood’s elite and industry hopefuls mingle to network, share, and enjoy new work from rising stars.

Malibu Guitar Festival , Cross Creek, Malibu Ca -- April 2017

Lollapalooza - 25 years!
Grant Park, Chicago

Bands announced for Chicago to-date: Radio Head, Red Hot Chillie Peppers, Snails, Lettuce, Zhu and more...line up here

Jazz in the Pines
Idyllwild Arts Academy Campus - Idyllwild, CA

Venice Beach Art & Music Fest
Venice Beach Recration Park - Venice Beach, CA (Winward Plaza)

Russian River Jazz and Blues Festival

Johnson's Beach - Guerneville, CA


PETER MONTESSI -- L.A. studio musician and pro audio developer
BEN LILLY Hi-end monitor manufacturer based in the U.K.
DAVID BOCK -- One of the brightest minds in handmade microphones of our day
GEOFF DAKING - Blues Magoos drummer/engineer/pro audio designer
CHRIS ESTES -The new bridge between tape machines and DAWs
GEORGE MASSENBURG Inventor/Producer (Lyle Lovett, Aaron Neville, Dixie Chicks)
JESPER B. NIELSEN -Legendary all-tube recording equipment from Denmark


New York
151 W. 25th St., 12th Fl., New York, NY 10001
p: 917.606.1908 / f: 917.606.1914


Hollywood Reporter, Billboard Film and
TV Music Conference

Sofitel, Los Angeles, CA


Cannes, France
Theme: "Reinvent"

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