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October 22, 2023 1:00 pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Arts of the Moving Image Studio, Room 232
Film & Video

Filmcraft Series: Location Sound

Partnership with CineArts Filmcraft Workshop Series

Taught by Aaron Bittikofer

Location Sound

The Fall 2023 Cinematic Arts Filmcraft Workshop Series continues this weekend with the Location Sound workshop, covering the machinery and techniques of location sound recording. The workshop will be offered in the CineArts Film Studio, Ruby 232, on Sunday 10/22 at 1pm, and repeated Monday 10/23 at 3pm.

The workshops are open to the Duke community, with no sign-up or registration required.

About the Instructor

Aaron M. Bittikofer is a professional audio recordist, audio engineer, and musician.   As a production audio recordist he has worked on numerous short and long-format films, and countless commercials over the past ten years.  He has studied upright and electric bass with Carol Kaye and Medeski, Martin and Wood, has recorded numerous albums, and has logged many miles of touring experience with music groups such as Hipbone, Ecco La Musica, and Sidecar Social Club.  He is obsessed with audio, be it production recording, music or sound design.

About the Location

This workshop meets in the new Arts of the Moving Image Studio located in Room 232 in the Rubenstein Arts Center.

About Duke Arts Create

Duke Arts Create is a series of free, hands-on arts workshops designed to help all Duke students, including graduate and professional students (including Duke Health), as well as Duke faculty and staff develop a variety of creative skills in the visual arts, dance and movement, creative writing and more. Workshops are open to all skill levels and backgrounds. Most workshops are held in the Duke Arts Annex, the Rubenstein Arts Center or the Duke Arts Office 2101 and are typically held weeknights from 6-8 p.m.

Registration for the following week’s workshops go live on Friday mornings at 9 a.m. – sign up in advance to guarantee your spot. Didn’t get a spot? No problem! We always reserve space for walk-ins. Email if you have any questions. Sign up for the monthly newsletter here, which includes the full list of classes offered during the following month.

Duke Arts Create is sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts (Duke Arts).