Hi-fi code Bluesound and song record association MQA are teaming adult with song organisations Jazz re:freshed and British Underground for The Master Sessions.
The Master Sessions will be a array of live concerts streamed in real-time regulating MQA sound, to over a 100 audio retailers around a universe by Bluesound’s hi-res audio players.
MQA works by delivering lossless audio peculiarity needs into a some-more fit container, so song can be steamed but holding adult as most data.
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The live concerts will underline some of a UK’s heading jazz acts behaving from eminent studio locations. One will be hold in a UK and another during a annual SXSW festival in Austin, Texas.
The UK eventuality on a Feb 5th will see Mercury Prize nominees SEED Ensemble perform live during London’s British Grove Studios, along with another act, both of whom have been selected by Arts Council England-funded organisations Jazz re:freshed and British Underground.
On 19 Mar another live unison is scheduled to take place, featuring award-winning tuba actor Theon Cross behaving during a Orb Recording Studios in Austin, Texas. That will also be streamed in MQA and in real-time opposite Bluesound play network in a US, Europe and a UK.
The London opening will underline an invitation-only row contention that will discuss themes around song and tech, with Jazz re:freshed’s co-founder and arch executive Justin McKenzie participating in a talk.
Mckenzie said: “As achieved live musicians, a thought that high fortitude audio technologies like Bluesound and MQA can offer a studio knowledge during home was something both SEED Ensemble and Theon Cross were penetrating to support. They believe, as we do, that technologies like these move artists closer to their fans by literally delivering a sound of a studio.”
To symbol a launch of a campaign, a dedicated microsite TheMasterSessions.com has been set adult with full sum on a participants and activities.