Sound engineers, also called audio engineers or sound technicians, are central to the delivery of sound at any venue. These engineers have overall responsibility for sound at a gig, from placement and position of speakers to amplification and manipulation of music being played. With great power – comes great responsibility!
Of course, like musicians, sound engineers are exposed to A LOT of sound and again ears are the most valuable tool of the trade. All of the information on our Musicians page is also relevant to all you sound engineers out there, so hop across and have a read!
Here are some other sites that offer specific advice and training for sound engineers – they might give you some food for thought: