Jam session 12-10-2017

Heads up students and musicians!

On Thursday, October 12, Sound Engineering will host yet another jolly jam session at Café Aloys! Anyone who wants to have a nice night out may join, wether you’re playing an instrument or just want to enjoy the jams.

Keymusic Eindhoven provides a complete backline so you don’t have to worry about dragging an amplifier or drum kit: just take your guitar, bass, keys or church organ with you!

So whatever instrument you play: bring it to this awesome jam session. Also, don’t forget to bring your friends and/or band members!

We hope to see you all at 19:00 hrs @ Café Aloys (Stratumseind 35)

Introduction event

On september 26, Fontys Committee Sound Engineering will host their yearly introductory event. At 17.30 hours we will start by introducing you to the Sound Engineering theme within the Fontys Engineering courses. After this introduction, guest lecturer Mark Devlaeminck will take over to give a lecture about the design of loudspeaker enclosures. This lecture will be in English.  

Fontys R1, Room R1 1.01


17:30 Start introduction 
18:00 Guest lecture by Mark Devlaeminck
20:00 Closure

The lecture will be about the differences between loudspeaker enclosures. Mark will discuss the concepts of (open) baffle, closed and open enclosures including bass reflex cabinets, transmission line speakers, bandpass, etc. The pro’s and cons on different types of enclosures will be discussed. Questions about the role of damping material and high quality enclosures will be answered. Mark will use simulations and practical demonstrations. Different kind of models will be present.

About Mark
Working as Business Line manager at ALLDSP (Germany), Mark Devlaeminck also does freelance design and consultancy. During his study Mark worked at Speakerland in Oss (where they had an anechoic chamber, which he used very often). Through Speakerland a collaboration started with loudspeaker manufacturers which still lasts today. 

Mark published articles for populair science. A long list of designs are from his hands, including designs for loudspeaker manufacturers as Vifa, Scan Speak, Peerless, Seas, Harbeth, Tymphany, Beyma, 18Sound, BNS, Opera and Selenium.
Mark previously worked for Brüel & Kjaer, Behringer and Bosch Security Systems as product manager for Public Adress.

Jam Session

Tuesday, March 17th Sound Engineering organizes their 6th Jamsession.

On Tuesday, March 17th, Sound Engineering will host another jam session. The event starts at 19:00 and takes place at Villa Fiesta at Stratumseind.

Everyone is welcome to join, even if you can’t play any instrument. Keymusic Eindhoven provides us with a backline, including a drum kit, bass and guitar amplifiers. There will also be a PA system with microphones.

If you don’t want to miss this awesome party, please register on our website:


Members of your band, ensemble, orchestra, choir or other friends, everyone is welcome! Bring your guitar, synth, kazoo, glass harmonica, church organ or didgeridoo and join our jam session. 

If you want you it’s possible to leave your instrument or equipment after the jam session and pick them up the next day (at your own risk, notify us!)

If you have any questions, feel free to mail us at soundengineering@fontys.nl

See you at the jamsession!