Synthplex – an “All Things Electronic Music” festival, featuring live performances, educational seminars & a gear expo – returns to Burbank, California October 27-30th, 2022.
Synthplex 2022 will mark the second year for the event. This year’s event will feature seminars with Suzanne Ciani, Jean-Michel Jarre, John Powell, Jeff Beal, Eric Whitacre & Laura Escudé, plus three live performance stages.
Synthplex will be held again at the LA Burbank Airport Convention Center & Marriott Hotel. The venue is within walking distance of the Hollywood Burbank Airport.
The Hotel & Convention Center complex features a 20,000+ square foot convention center ,adjacent to the hotel. The convention complex also has ample room for Synthplex’s live electronic music performances. The Hotel also offers an outdoor restaurant and bar, which offers attendees a great opportunity to meet and hang out with other electronic musicians.
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Synthplex is the only west coast synth-centric business-to-consumer event in Los Angeles, the heart of the music, film, television and gaming business world. Organizers say that the event is all about building the community of synthesizer & electronic music people one-on-one.
Synthplex 2022 will feature live electronic music performances, Master Q&A Sessions with legendary artists & industry icons, a massive trade show, educational seminars, synth DIY classes, a “Pop-Up Synth Museum”, two keynote addresses, and the presentation of The Synthplex Golden Ear Award, which this year will celebrate the music and career of pioneering synthesist Jean-Michel Jarre.
Masters Sessions will include Q & A interviews and talks with 32 industry legends, including: Roger Linn, BT, Sharon Farber, Eric Persing, Diego Stocco, Lisa Bella Donna, Pedro Eustache, John Powell, Laura Escudé, Brian Kehew, Tom Holkenborg (Junkie XL), Craig Anderton, Helene Muddiman, Michael Abels and more.
Live electronic music performances will be featured Thursday through Sunday, including performances by Laura Escudé, Jeff Beal, Pedro Eustache, Lisa Bella Donna, JYNX, Patrick Gleeson, Marc Bonilla Band, Kae Matsumoto, DrumDala, Alan Howarth, Tigercide, Rachel Flowers, Ars Nova, Meridian Alpha and others.
For the first time this year, Synthplex will feature several films about synth pioneers on the big screens of the performance stages, starting Thursday, October 26 with The Keith Emerson Tribute concert & film highlights.
- When: Synthplex October 27-30th, 2022.
- Where: LA Burbank Airport Convention Center & Marriott Hotel, 2500 North Hollywood Way Burbank, CA 91505
- Tickets: 4 day event passes are available now for $99. Use the promo code Synthtopia22 for a 20% discount on Synthplex tickets.