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SPARS completes successful Mentoring sessions at the 139th AES Convention

For the fifth year in a row, the SPARS Speed Mentoring Session at the 139th AES Convention saw a successful turn out of Industry Mentors and seminar attendees. The Ask SPARS event brought together some 25 recognized industry experts who met … Continue reading

SPARS to offer one-on-one mentoring at the 139th AES Convention

SPARS is offering two important mentoring opportunities at this year’s 139th AES Convention in New York. Besides their highly successful Ask SPARS Speed Mentoring event, SPARS is offering their One-On-One Mentoring program throughout the convention. SPARS will be conducting half-hour, one-on-one mentoring sessions at … Continue reading

SPARS offers members and other recording professionals VIP Exhibits Plus passes to 139th AES Convention

SPARS is offering its members and other recording professionals a special VIP Exhibits Plus pass to the upcoming 139th AES Convention in New York (Oct 29th-Nov 1st). The pass can be obtained by going to SPARS VIP AES Page: http://www.aes.org/events/139/vip.cfm?1326 … Continue reading

SPARS announces room location for AES 2015 Convention Ask SPARS Mentoring sessions

Room 1A07 in the Jacob Javits Convention Center will be the location for the Ask SPARS Speed Mentoring event at the 2015 AES Convention in New York. For the fifth year in a row, SPARS will offer their well attended Ask SPARS Speed Mentoring event during … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan | O Captain! My Captain!

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | for Artists and Entrepreneurs… O Captain! My Captain! (Read time 0:57) According to Google, the FAA, popular belief, and Malcolm Gladwell (Outliers), many plane crashes are the result of pilot/captain error. And most … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan | The Workhorse and the Filly

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | for Artists and Entrepreneurs…   THE WORKHORSE AND THE FILLY (Read time 0:21) The “Old Work Horse” is right when he says, “You must reinforce your art, your business and your life with the … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan | Keep your boots muddy

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | for Artists and Entrepreneurs… KEEP YOUR BOOTS MUDDY (Read time 0:37) Rally your team, alert your band mates and summon your board members! If you’re in this for the long haul you must … Continue reading

SPARS Blog with J. Michael Dolan | Silence of Champions

Excerpted from J. Michael Dolan’s Blogs & Stories | for Artists and Entrepreneurs… SILENCE OF CHAMPIONS (Read time 1:13) Watch them, study them, read their facial expressions and body language—learn from them. When you study an Olympic champion you’re watching pure, poetic … Continue reading

SPARS ends fiscal year with successful events, increased membership and participation

SPARS ended its 2011-2012 fiscal year recently, producing several well attended and successful events. In addition, interest in the 33 year old recording association is on the rise, as evidenced by the upsurge in membership, newsletter subscriptions, as well as social media … Continue reading

Discmakers Blog Echoes | The story of Taylor Guitars

How Taylor Guitars are Made – An Inside Look at a Music Instrument Icon How many million guitarists pick up an acoustic guitar and use it to perform, compose, practice, teach, or simply to relax in a single day? But … Continue reading