d&basics workshop in Backnang, Germany: small print
No previous experience with d&b products is necessary.
During this session the participants are introduced with the basics of acoustics, loudspeaker characteristics and design. The E-Series, T-Series, Y-Series and Monitor systems are presented, as are the d&b amplifiers, both in theory and with listening sessions.
The day starts with an informal introduction that familiarizes everyone with the seminar presenters’ and attendees’ professional backgrounds.
This takes a brief look at various audio phenomena, the knowledge of which lets everybody understand acoustics and to better comprehend how loudspeakers behave. It is followed by familiarizing the group with some basic principles of loudspeaker design and the influence they have on the directivity and frequency response. This session does away with complicated math and physics and lets the participants experience a variety of phenomena through a number of acoustic experiments.
d&b System reality
Having learned about the inner workings of acoustics and loudspeakers in general, a closer look is taken at the d&b approach to loudspeaker design, amplification and processing electronics. Starting with a bit of company history which is followed by an exploration of the System reality to discover why d&b does things the way d&b does them.
Introduction to the E-Series, T-Series, Y-Series and Monitors
A look at the features and intended applications of these lines of loudspeakers, their strengths and differences.
Hands on listening session
Most of the afternoon is dedicated to actually setting up different systems out of the three Series. Everybody can experience how the loudspeakers and amplifiers can be handled and, most importantly, how they sound.
The content is conveyed in a format that uses practical examples and encourages participants to exchange experiences and play an active role.
Number of participants
Free of charge.
From 9:30 to 18:00.
D-71522 Backnang, Germany
Tel. +49 (0)7191 9669-0.
Every participant is provided with a folder and USB stick containing all relevant documentation and software.
Every participant is presented with a certificate at the end of the event in which they have taken part.
How to register
To register click on the registration bar below and fill out the Registration form.
Participants will then be contacted via email as to availability. For further details, travel and accommodation information, please contact:
German language workshops or seminars: Regina Schneider-Wilhelm at +49 (0) 7191 96 69-0
English language workshops or seminars: Marie O'Farrell at +49 (0) 7191 96 69-0
or email: seminar(at)dbaudio.com
Upon receipt of the registration form, participants will be sent written confirmation. If unable to attend, please inform d&b in writing six working days before the workshop begins. In the event that the workshop is cancelled for organizational reasons, d&b will of course inform participants in good time.
d&b reserve the right to make alterations and additions to the workshop and seminar programs.