Digitisation and Archiving of Audio Recordings

12 Jul 2022 to 15 Jul 2022
Delhi, India

We are pleased to announce that we are holding a workshop on " Digitisation and Archiving of Audio Recordings from the 12th to 15 th July at the Archives and Research Centre for Ethnomusicology, American Institute of Indian Studies (ARCE).

The workshop will be conducted by the well known Sound recordist M. Umashankar and Shubha Chaudhuri. The workshop will include introduction to the issues of audio digitisation from various analog formats, hands on demonstrations, archival standards of audio dgitisation, as well as handling of analog and digital recordings, and related archival issues.

Participants will be given a tour of the archival facilities and the Audio Visual Laboratory of the ARCE. The workshop will be held from 10:30 to 4:30 with a lunch break. There are many places for lunch near the campus, and takeaway food can be had at the Institute lunch room.