Jeff BarnettDirector, House of Worship Sales / Sr. Sales Engineer - Sweetwater
Jeff Barnett is the Director of Worship Sales at Sweetwater. He has 30 years’ experience in worship technology as a live sound and recording engineer, system designer, installer, educator, and musician. Jeff works with thousands of churches and worship artists from all over the world, including Mercy Me, Casting Crowns, Jesus Culture, Crowder, and many more. Jeff enjoys working in his home studio and singing with his a cappella group, Smooth Edge 2. Jeff and his wife Brit are proud parents of six kids and are still trying to figure out where the youngest one’s left shoe is. (If you see it, please let him know.)
Kent MorrisLive Sound Market Manager - Sweetwater
Kent Morris is the Live Sound Market Manager for Sweetwater and a forty-year veteran of the live event arena. He has spent decades on the road with countless artists such as Paul Baloche and Israel Houghton. He’s overseen hundreds of AVL installations in every type of venue imaginable. An in-demand writer, Kent has penned thousands of industry articles for hundreds of print and online publications. He’s the live sound engineer for In Touch Ministries where he mixes each week for First Baptist Atlanta (Dr. Charles Stanley). Kent and his wife Melani are based in Georgia and have two adult sons.
Every live recording experience is unique, and the keys to a successful production are to be prepared,
communicate well, and plan for the unexpected. In this walk-through, we get into the nuts and bolts of
live recording setups, tactical production techniques, and essential considerations you’ll want to apply
to any live recording session.
Attendees will be equipped with the tools necessary to deliver a successful audio recording of live events.
Attendees will learn practical & tactical production tips for planning, tracking, and producing live recordings.