18.09.19

Hip Hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash to deliver AES New York keynote

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The iconic hip hop MC Grandmaster Flash will deliver the opening day keynote address at AES New York, delivering the 147th address to International Audio Engineering Society attendees titled “Evolution of the Beat”.

Grammy winning producer and engineer, Prince Charles Alexander will also introduce Grandmaster Flash at the AES opening ceremony. He said: “This new genre drove technological innovation, enabling further musical creativity and driving more innovation in a cycle that continues today. AES is delighted that Grandmaster Flash, a pioneer and pacesetter in the hip-hop community, is bringing his unique perspectives to the AES New York opening ceremonies.”  

The presentation is open to all AES New York attendees, with the keynote address taking place on 16 October 2019 at 12:00PM.