Past Events

  • WAM Member Open Mic
    Thursday, August 11th 7:30-8:00pm

    *WAM Member exclusive*

    Sign up to perform at WAM's August Local Sirens!  We will have an open mic for members from 7:30 - 8:00 before our Local Sirens with Carly Bond and Madeline Kenney!


    Interested in performing?  RSVP below today!

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  • WAM Level 2 - Mixing and Signal Processing
    3 Wednesdays - August 10, 17, and 24 7:00-9:00pm

    Price: $60 members, $90 non-members


    Learn the proper way to apply all of the types of signal processing using outboard analog gear and digital plug-ins. Includes EQ (Equalizers), dynamic processing (compressors, gates) and time based processing (delays, chorus, reverb, etc.). Finish up the class with an overview of a mixing session in WAM's professional studio!


    Pre-requisite: WAM Level 1 or equivalent basic recording training

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  • Summer workshop with West Bay Pilipino Center
    Mondays and Wednesdays 6/6/16 - 7/27/16 1:30 - 3:00

    WAM is excited to partner with the West Bay Pilipino Center this summer for an 8-week workshop series, where girls will create radio dramas, produce and record their own songs, learn about live sound and sound for film, and more! 

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  • Radio Production 101: Intro to Public Radio Production
    Saturdays 7/23 and 7/30 12:00 - 4:00pm

    Join Women's Audio Mission for Radio Production 101: Intro to Public Radio Production at WAM's studio and local radio station KALW with instructor Jen Chien, Managing Editor for Crosscurrents and KALW News. 

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  • WAM Member Listening Party
    Thursday, July 14th 7:00-9:00pm

    * WAM Member Exclusive *


    Our July member meeting offers a unique opportunity to practice active listening of demos/favorite songs in WAM's world-class recording studio.

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  • WAM Level 2 - Mic Placement and Techniques (Wednesdays starting July 13)
    Three Wednesday Evenings - July 13, 20, 27 7:00-9:00pm

    In this class, you will learn:

    • Best microphones to use in common recording situations

    • Best mic placement for a variety of instruments and vocals, including acoustic and electronic instruments

    • Hear and compare different micropones and their placements in WAM's professional studio

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  • WAM is excited to host Oasis for Girls Envision program at WAM for a field trip this summer!  Girls will get a chance to learn how to record in our studio, perform, and have a Q and A session with our sound engineers and interns!

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  • Aim High back at WAM studio for 5th summer!
    Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 21-July 21, 1:30-:3:00pm

    Aim High, the Bay Area's largest summer program provider for at risk youth in the Bay Area, has partnered with Girls on the Mic once again this year. This marks our fifth year anniversary with the Aim High program!  The summer intensive will run through the end of July.



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  • Join Women's Audio Mission for a free synth and electronic build night. Try out DIY Synth Kits from Technology Will Save Us and littleBits and explore the components of electronics and synths. Experience creating a synth from start to finish.

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