Kurt Heiden has been active with computer audio since 1988. An
award-winning sound designer and composer who has worked for
Interplay Productions, 7th Level and Sierra, his credits include The
Bard's Tale II, Battle Chess and Return to Krondor. He has been an
author of monthly articles on music and audio for the webzine
www.mac-nut.com. Over the last eight years, Kurt has held marketing
roles for audio companies including Roland, Creative Labs and SRS
Labs. Kurt was a key player in the success of EAX (Environmental
Audio Extensions) at Creative Labs, and the adoption of SRS Circle
Surround on hundreds of TV and radio broadcasts including the
Academy Awards, Tony Awards, Frasier, Becker, Girlfriends, ESPN
sports events and others. He is Co-Chairman of the Interactive
Audio Special Interest Group, an organization which, since 1994, has
sought to improve the tools used by audio professionals through
proposals to standards bodies.
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