Associate Teaching Professor
Dr. Bielmeier is an Associate Teaching Professor in Audio Recording and Production, at Northeastern Universities’, Department of Music - College of Arts, Media and Design with a doctorate in education and over 15 years of experience teaching music, audio engineering and music technology at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Bielmeier was formerly a freelance engineer in Nashville, TN and has fifteen years proven success as a studio and live sound engineer. Dr. Bielmeier’s live sound work has included working at the Kennedy Center, In Washington D.C., and sound for Vice President Joe Biden. Dr. Bielmeier was the designer and studio manager of the C.L.E.A.R. Lab recording studio at the Purdue School of Engineering Technology.
Dr. Bielmeier’s papers on audio education, circular design, and music proficiency in media programs have been published internationally in the Audio Engineering Society Journal, The Art of Record Production Journal and the Journal for Media Education. As a researcher, Dr. Bielmeier strives to understand what skills and competencies aspiring engineers need to develop to be successful in the audio industry. Dr. Bielmeier explores the relationship between audio education and industry, DIY circuit building for self-directed instructional methods, and high resolution/multichannel recording via the internet.