Jeffrey de Gans (NL)
Speaker - 2019
Jeffrey de Gans (Gans is dutch for Goose) is the owner and head-engineer of Da Goose Mastering. For years, Da Goose Mastering has been the primary mastering studio for numerous of artists, record labels and mixing engineers seeking a high-end mastering experience. Jeffrey was born in 1971 and was obsessed with music, sound and technique from the day he was born. At the age of 10 he started messing with tapedecks, mixers and turntables while playing his sisters disco records. Later he had his own (illegal) radio-station, worked for a drive-in-show, worked for several radio-stations, produced and released over 70 vinyl-records and played worldwide (and still does every now and then) on a zillion parties as a DJ. Da Goose Mastering (Da Goose Music) was founded as a music-production company in 1996. Jeffrey’s first real mastering-job dates back to the end of the nineties and in 2015 Jeffrey was nominated as one of the 4 best mastering-engineers from the Netherlands. Needless to say that he has a lot of experience, a great set of ears and serious knowledge of what he is doing. Besides being a renowned mastering-engineer, Jeffrey is also a well-known lecturer in mastering and audio-standards. Jeffrey is lecturer for SAE Amsterdam and Albeda Music Producer for all mastering-related lectures and is praised for his seminars and masterclasses on Dance-Fair, ADE, SoundEducation.nl, AMP/Albeda etc.