Turning Your Expertise into a Podcast
with Cal Peternell and Kristina Loring
Log in or Sign up for FREE and get full access to these and thousands of other Open Lessons in our catalog! Watch 2 Lessons For Free
01 Class Introduction06:21
02 How to Collaborate06:19
Class duration: 1h 17mSee all 6 lessons
About The Class
Learn to Translate Knowledge and Facts into an Engaging Audio Narrative
If you’re an expert on a certain topic, you probably have a lot of great fodder for a podcast. But how do you transform your vast knowledge and expertise into something that will engage listeners and keep them coming back for more?
Sound-oriented storyteller, creator, and producer Kristina Loring and chef and cookbook author Cal Peternell will show you how to take your raw material and create an audio narrative that’s compelling and seamless. They’ll help you get comfortable with the podcasting format and establish the methods and collaborations that are essential to your success.
In this class, you’ll learn how to:
- Integrate instructions and teachings in an engaging way.
- Create a content hierarchy.
- Make dry instructions interesting and not get too technical.
- Translate skills and expertise into a coherent narrative.
- Prepare for and conduct an interview and be conversational.
- Break out of the studio and record in unpredictable environments.
- Choose the right format and structure to achieve your goals.
How to Collaborate06:19
Finding Your Audience14:26
The Art of the Interview16:26
Audio Recording & Sound Design13:38
Cal Peternell was the chef at Chez Panisse in Berkeley for over twenty years. In addition to creating daily menus and running the kitchens at Alice Waters’ influential restaurant, he helped to teach a generation of new cooks, and organized countless events to promote quality public education, sustainable agriculture, and support for the arts.... read more See instructor's Classes
Kristina Loring is a sound-oriented storyteller and co-creator/producer for the cooking podcast Cooking By Ear. Her audio work has appeared on McSweeney's The Organist podcast, Dan Savage’s Hot Mic on Audible, The Future is Here on Audible, NPR stations WCAI and KALW, PRX's Public Radio Remix, and the interactive media platform War Ink.... read more See instructor's Classes
100% of students recommend this class.
See what some of them have to say.
What a fantastic course. I loved hearing their process and how they've shifted from their original plan when it made sense.
Similar classes you might like
You know who’d love this class...?
When gift-spiration strikes, grab it. Give this class to a friend who’d love it. For their birthday or just because. (Or just because you missed their birthday.)