RadioandMusic
| 23 Oct 2020
Dolby Laboratories and IPRS come together to empower music creators in India

MUMBAI: Today, Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB), a leader in immersive audio and video entertainment, announced the launch of an educational program for members of The Indian Performing Right Society Limited (IPRS), India’s sole performing rights organization representing 6000+ prominent music authors, composers, and publishers across the country.

The program will provide members the opportunity to attend Dolby Atmos® Music Webinar Series covering technology and workflows, Dolby Atmos Tutorial Series, Dolby
Institute Masterclass and a free trial to Dolby Atmos Production Suite among other activities.
Commenting on the program, Mr. Pankaj Kedia, Managing Director, Emerging Markets, Dolby
Laboratories said, “Dolby Atmos is a new experience for creators and music enthusiasts.

It presents an array of new possibilities for creators to experiment and express themselves with their recordings. Through this program, we are providing music creators and publishers in India the opportunity to discover and learn more about how Dolby Atmos is redefining, how music is created and experienced.”

Javed Akhtar Chairman, IPRS said, “IPRS is looking forward to partner with Dolby to offer
its members the opportunity to learn more about Dolby Atmos Music. This education program from Dolby will inspire and create opportunities for the music community in India to create spectacular and amazing experiences for their music.”

With the rapidly changing music landscape, it is crucial for the music creators to keep abreast of new developments and technological advancements, making the best use of it. We are elated to join hands with Dolby Laboratories as a part of our IPRS 2.0 initiative, premeditated to add value and empower our members making them future ready. With the collaboration we intend to upskill our members with this breakthrough proficiency in audio creation and provide vital knowledge on adopting it to create remarkable experiences for their listeners.” added
Rakesh Nigam, CEO IPRS.