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“The Last Seat in The House: The Story of Hanley Sound”-Bearsville Theater.

August 14, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue Name: Bearsville Theater
Address: 291 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY 12498 United States
Organizer Name: Bearsville Theater – Woodstock, NY
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Celebrating the Woodstock ’69 anniversary weekend with “The Father of Festival Sound” with Bill Hanley in conversation w/author John Kane.

Advance Tickets: $10 General Admission

Bearsville Theater Lounge

Bill Hanley made his indelible mark as a sound engineer at the 1969 Woodstock Music and Arts Fair. Hanley is credited with creating the sound of Woodstock. Stories of his on-the-fly solutions resonate as legend among festival goers, music lovers, and sound engineers. Since the 1950s his passion for audio has changed the way audiences listen to and technicians approach quality live concert sound.

Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event or with a purchase receipt from the Golden Notebook Bookstore (link to website)

Bill Hanley is an American audio engineer and is regarded as the “father of festival sound”.

John Kane is on the faculty in the Design and Media Department at the New Hampshire Institute of Art. He is author of Pilgrims of Woodstock: Never-Before-Seen Photos. He is currently working on the documentary The Last Seat in the House about Bill Hanley.

Please note, we do not mail tickets.
Tickets are non-refundable.
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