Sound Systems Seminar

Andy’s Music, Mobile, Alabama, presented a workshop on PA Systems – Basic Concepts and Operation. The seminar was presented by Michael McClelland and Bill Clark, senior staff members at Andy’s Music.

Mike McClelland describes the components of a sound system. Workshop attendees, all from local churches and civic organizations, received a Sound Systems 101 booklet with information presented during the seminar. Topics included: sound system components, signal flow, system placement and operation, and gain staging. The handout also included a trouble shooting guide, FAQ section and a graphic with the fundamental frequency ranges of voice and musical instruments.

Michael McClelland and BilBill Clark discusses gain staging PA Systems.l Clark have a combined work experience in sound systems and pro audio of more than 70 years. Both are local musicians and key staff members at Andy’s Music. Mike is an experienced luthier, piano¬†and string repair technician, and has played locally in bands for more than two decades. Bill is a tenor saxophonist who has toured extensively for more than 30 years, and recently retired from the Alabama National Guard Band.

Andy’s Music, established in 1977, is a full-line music instrument music store in Mobile, Alabama. Andy’s sells and services most major brands of musical instruments and products include guitars, drums, keyboards, pianos, pro audio, band and orchestra instruments, and sheet music.

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