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Alfred Music Publishing Signs Music Industry Veteran Bobby Owsinski

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Alfred Music Publishing has just signed long-time music industry veteran Bobby Owsinski to its star lineup of music publication authors for its new pro audio series of books. As a highly-acclaimed producer and recording engineer, he has written numerous best-selling books in the pro audio market, now joining Alfred with the introduction of two new titles: The Ultimate Guitar Tone Handbook and The Studio Builder’s Handbook.

Using his music and recording experience combined with an easy to understand writing style, Bobby has become a best-selling author, with many of his books used as the centerpiece of college and graduate media programs around the world.

“Bobby is one of the most well-respected pro audio instructors in the industry,” said Link Harnsberger, Alfred’s M.I. Editor-in-Chief. “His publications are staples for any learning environment in engineering, producing, and studio sound. We’re proud to have him on board!”

As well as being a frequent guest lecturer at numerous colleges and universities around the country, hehas also been featured as an author of several hundred audio-related articles for a variety of popular industry trade publications, including: Surround Professional, EQ, Billboard, Film & Video, Hollywood Reporter, Pro Sound News, Mix, Grammy Magazine, Electronic Musician, Recording Engineer/Producer, Live Sound, and Music Executive Insider.

One of the first to delve into surround sound music mixing, Bobby has worked on over a hundred surround projects and DVD productions for such diverse superstar acts as Elvis, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Willie Nelson, Neil Young, The Ramones, and Chicago, among many others.

Alfred also currently distributes four of his top-selling books, including The Mixing Engineer’s Handbook (Second Edition), The Recording Engineer’s Handbook, The Audio Mastering Handbook (Second Edition), as well as Mixing and Mastering with IK Multimedia T-RackS.

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