Erik Loots gives you an introduction to immersive audio with practical examples from his own experiences. Based on concrete listening examples, we give you an insight into the creative and technical process that leads to immersive audio.
Passionate about music and sound engineering, Erik Loots quickly moved into the live entertainment industry. With a desire to gain first-hand knowledge he moved to the UK where he worked on many different kinds of productions ranging from musical theatre over arena-opera to rock concerts and festivals. Shows include Cats, Les Misérables, Notre Dame de Paris, Jesus Christ Superstar, Phantom of the Opera, Grease, Wizard Of Oz, Beauty and the beast, Tintin the Temple of The Sun, Rock Werchter, Pukkelpop, and many many more; performing various roles from FOH sound Engineer to System Engineer and Sound designer. During his more than 20year long career he worked with many artists like: Anastacia, Vaya Con Dios, Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bochelli, Cher Lloyd, Elton John & George Michael, Clouseau, Rob De Nijs, Milk Inc, etc.