Banquet Center, Beijing
March 21, 2018
In cooperation with our Chinese distributor, DMT, we would like you to join us for a full-day of learning, demoing, knowledge-sharing & networking with some of the biggest and best-known experts in studio recording and live music.

March 21, 2018
10:00 AM – 5:30 PM (doors open at 9:30)
Banquet Center (Beijing Chaoyang District, Gaobeidian, Fangjia Village, West Memory, Wenchuang Town, C2)

The experts:
Jin Shao Gang (CN), Master Sound Engineer, Sound Recorder
Donal Hodgson (UK), Sound Engineer, Mixer, Pro Tools Expert
Bo Brinck (DK), Product Specialist, DPA Microphones
Francis Lai (CN), Market Development Manager, DPA Microphones
The program:
Morning session:
Microphone Technology - Miniature Mics & Directional Mics, with Bo Brinck & Francis Lai
Miking live shows with Jin Shao Gang
Afternoon session:
My career in music recording and live performance with Donal Hodgson
Miking instruments live demo with Bo Brinck & Donal Hodgson
There will be ample time for networking and all participants will receive a bag full of DPA swag.
About the experts:

Jin Shao Gang - Master Sound Engineer, Sound Recorder
Jin Shao Gang has over 30 years of experience in live installation and recording. He was the music director of the "Beijing Olympic in 2008", "China’s 60th anniversary firework celebration at the Tiananmen Square”, "2016 G-20 Summit" and other large-scale performance.

He recorded tracks with many well-known local and foreign artists and act as music director for concerts. He is committed to promote professional audio and cultivate talents at professional institutions and training classes by sharing knowledge of recording and live sound system etc.

Donal Hodgson (UK), Sound Engineer, Mixer, Pro Tools Expert
Donal Hodgson has more than 25 years of experience recording all types of music – from solo acoustic to rock, orchestral and electronica.

He’ll be sharing knowledge and experience with miking and recording from his work with artists like Sting, Tina Turner, Arrested Development, Primal Scream, Duran Duran and many more.

In the last year, Donal has mixed an acoustic set for the Arctic Monkeys, recorded tracks with Mirwais for his second album, recorded new tracks with Richard Ashcroft and mixed Connie Talbots new album.

Bo Brinck (DK), Product Specialist Manager, DPA Microphones
Bo Brinck has been working in the audio industry for many years, first as a musician and later as a miking expert and trainer at DPA Microphones.

Bo will be explaining some audio and miking theory and demoing a wide range of microphones so that you can hear what you are learning.


Francis Lai (CN), Market Development Manager, DPA Microphones
Francis Lai, has over 20 years of industrial training experience in the professional AV and broadcast segment.

During the past 10 years, Francis has been focusing on microphone technologies as well as its application.

At present, he is appointed as Market development Manager by DPA Microphones in serving the professional audio clientele by providing technical support and training in both South East Asia and Greater China region.



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