Guest Lectures - Steve Levine
SSR Manchester - 2pm
As part of our new Guest Lectures series of events we are honoured to welcome Grammy award winner and renowned music producer Steve Levine to SSR for an exclusive lecture and Q&A session on Friday 29th April.
We expect demand for this lecture to be high and places are limited, so please register your place via the form at the bottom of this page ASAP to avoid disappointment.
Starting as a trainee tape-op at CBS studios in 1975, Steve progressed to in house engineer and worked with many now classic new wave & punk acts including The Clash, The Jags, The Vibrators and XTC.
Beach Boy, Bruce Johnson was to play an important part in Steve's early career, culminating with Steve producing an album for the Beach Boys several years later.
Steve produced all of Culture Club’s classic hits and the bands’ three multi-platinum albums. Since then he has worked with a wide spectrum of artistes and composed a number of film scores. Artists collaborations include Honeyz, China Crisis, Gary Moore, Ziggy Marley, Louise, The Creatures, Lemmy & Motorhead, David Grant, Westworld, Mis-teeq and 911.
Steve has collected a number of prestigious awards including BPI Producer of the Year, Musicweek Top Singles Producer and a Grammy for his work with Deniece Williams.
Steve is a regular guest speaker at various pro-audio seminars for companies such as HarmanAudio,Yamaha, Korg & Apple Computers, Including production master-classes at the Apple store in London. Steve has also appeared on many radio and TV programs, he is a regular guest on BBC’s 6 Music.
During this visit to SSR, Steve will be talking about his life and career in music, sharing some of his knowledge and offering tips and advice for the budding engineers/producers amongst you, our students.
We are delighted that Steve has offered to share his time with us all and this is an opportunity for you to hear from a hugely successful, experienced and prolific producer. So, an opportunity not to be missed!
Ask Your Questions!
While we will be taking questions from the audience during the event itself, we'd love to know in advance what you would like to ask Mr Levine so that we can focus on the things that are of interest to you as students of SSR. You can ask anything you like, but the more relevant to SSR the better.
Use the form below to register a seat for the event and use the comments box to tell us the question(s) you'd like to put to Steve. We will choose some of the best ones and make sure they're featured.
We hope to see you there!
PLEASE NOTE - This event is an exclusive for SSR students only. Please only register if you are a current SSR student AND you can definitely attend the session. Please don't register if you are not an SSR student - we will be checking!