Listen Up: Why Your Hearing Really Does Matter

Mar 17, 2017

12:30pm – 1:30pm CT

Did you know that music creators are nearly FOUR TIMES more likely to suffer from hearing damage that is entirely preventable? Sometimes it’s easy to forget how important hearing is to not only enjoying music, but being able to make it as well. Whether you’re an artist or engineer healthy hearing is vital to a long and successful career. Come learn exactly how your ears do what they do and the considerations you need to weigh in order to protect your hearing for the long haul.
Eligible attendees will also have the first opportunity to register to receive custom hearing protection from MusiCares exclusively at SXSW!

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Maureen Droney

Recording Academy™ / Grammy Awards

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Benjamin Kanters


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Michael Santucci


Primary Access
Music Badge
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Artist Wristband
Secondary Access
Film Badge
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