Russ Hepworth-Sawyer has been involved in professional audio for over two decades, currently as a mastering engineer at MOTTOsound (www.mottosound.com). Throughout his career, Russ has maintained a part-time higher education role teaching and researching all things audio (www.hepworthhodgson.com). Russ is a current member of the Audio Engineering Society and is a former board member of the Music Producers Guild and helped form their Mastering Group. Russ currently lectures part time for York St John University, has taught extensively in higher education at institutions including Leeds College of Music, London College of Music and Rose Bruford College and has contributed sessions at Barnsley College. He has written for MusicTech magazine, Pro Sound News Europe and Sound on Sound, as well as many titles for Focal Press/Routledge.
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