Recording Academy Hosts Speakers at School of Communications | Webster University

Recording Academy Hosts Speakers at School of Communications

The Recording Academy® Memphis Chapter will host a speaker presentation on music supervision: placing music in film, television and advertising at the School of Communications of Webster University.
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Featured speakers will include Jennie Armon, executive producer at Found Objects Music, an artist collective specializing in creating fresh music and sound for film television and branding; and moderator Reid Wick, senior membership and project manager at The Recording Academy.

This special event, sponsored by the Audio Aesthetics and Technology Department, is open to everyone. It is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 24 from noon to 1 the Media Commons, SVER 112, in the renovated Sverdrup Hall at 8300 Big Bend Blvd.

The event is made possible by the School's relationship with Visiting Artist in Residence Carl Nappa. Nappa is a GRAMMY-nominated producer, engineer and mixer with over 25 years experience in the music industry.

About The Recording Academy ®
The Recording Academy represents the voices of performers, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music professionals. Dedicated to ensuring the recording arts remain a thriving part of our shared cultural heritage, the Academy honors music's history while investing in its future through the GRAMMY Museum, advocates on behalf of music creators, supports music people in times of need through MusiCares, and celebrates artistic excellence through the GRAMMY Awards — music's only peer-recognized accolade and highest achievement. As the world's leading society of music professionals, we work year-round to foster a more inspiring world for creators.

About the School of Communications
The School of Communications ( at Webster University prepares students to excel as skilled professionals in the global field of communications. We provide theory and practice in media courses framed within a liberal arts-based curriculum, augmented by personalized mentorship, and professional development opportunities. Sixteen distinct majors are available at the undergraduate level as well as five master's degrees in diverse fields of communications. We offer BA and MA programs on the Webster campuses in Geneva, Vienna, Leiden, Thailand, Ghana, Uzbekistan, as well as in Saint Louis and online.

About Webster University
With its home campus in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, Webster University ( comprises an action-oriented global network of faculty, staff, students and alumni who forge powerful bonds with each other and with their communities around the globe. Founded in 1915, Webster is a private non-profit university with students studying at campus locations in North America, Europe, Asia and Africa and in a robust learning environment online. The university is committed to ensuring high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.