Santa Monica, Calif. — Capping a full day of Hi-Resolution Audio informational sessions presented during CE Week by DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group at NYC’s Metropolitan Pavilion, Battery Studios hosted a rooftop reception followed by Hi-Res listening sessions in its three mastering suites. A highlight of the evening affair, which celebrated Sony Music Legacy Recordings' 25th anniversary, was the presentation of a certificate of merit by The Recording Academy® Producers & Engineers Wing® to Sony Music Legacy, acknowledging its dedication to excellence in audio and the art of recording.
The certificate read:
To acknowledge its dedication to excellence in sound quality and the art and craft of recording, producing and archiving thousands of digitally remastered titles, across every musical genre, on a continuing basis for more than 25 years.
Photo Caption: Pictured L-R: Maureen Droney, P&E Wing Managing Director, and Adam Block, president, Sony Music Legacy Recordings. Photograph courtesy of The Recording Academy®. © 2015.
About The Recording Academy: Established in 1957, The Recording Academy is an organization of musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers and recording professionals that is dedicated to improving the cultural condition and quality of life for music and its makers. Internationally known for the GRAMMY® Awards — the preeminent peer-recognized award for musical excellence and the most credible brand in music — The Recording Academy is responsible for groundbreaking professional development, cultural enrichment, advocacy, education and human services programs. The Academy continues to focus on its mission of recognizing musical excellence, advocating for the well-being of music makers and ensuring music remains an indelible part of our culture. For more information about The Academy, please visit www.grammy.com. For breaking news and exclusive content, follow @TheGRAMMYs on Twitter, like "The GRAMMYs" on Facebook, and join The GRAMMYs' social communities on Google +, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, and YouTube.
About The Producers & Engineers Wing: Currently more than 6,500 professionals comprise The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing, which was established for producers, engineers, remixers, manufacturers, technologists, and other related creative and technical professionals in the recording field. This organized voice for the recording community addresses issues that affect the craft of recorded music, including the development and implementation of new technologies, technical guidelines and recommendations, and archiving and preservation initiatives. For more information, please visit www.producersandengineers.com.