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HM Buff

Producer Hans-Martin Buff at SAE Ljubljana

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27th February 2013

We are pleased to announce that producer and mixing engineer Hans-Martin Buff (Prince, Jovanotti, No Doubt...) is coming to our school to share his enormous experience with our students and Alumni's.

During a 14 hours teaching time, spread over two days, Hans-Martin will talk about various types of production, the usual flow of music production, and, last but not least, the art of getting paid as a producer. All is schedueld for Thursday, 07.03. and Friday, 08.03.2013 starting at 10.00.

Hans-Martin Buff has been a recording engineer since 1993, when he graduated from Music Tech vocational college in Minneapolis, MN, USA. He began his career at Pachyderm Studios, where he made excellent coffee and then proceeded to hone his studio chops by assisting on projects such as Live's million seller "Throwing Copper". 
Hans-Martin worked his way through various Minnesota rock'n'roll factories, before he found a more permanent home at Prince's Paisley Park Studios, whose personal engineer he became and remained for four funky years, during which he wasn't only responsible for His Purple Majesty's recordings, but also for the studio affairs of world renowned artists including No Doubt, Chaka Khan and Larry Graham.
Being a native of Germany, Hans-Martin Buff relocated to his home country in 2001 where he continued his career as an independent recording engineer, and where he has since mixed and recorded a host of national and international talent such as Mousse T., Yvonne Catterfeld, Zucchero, Eric Burdon, Roachford, Maxi Priest, the Scorpions...