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Production Consultants invests in Fairlight Xynergi

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St Louis-based Production Consultants has become the latest high-profile studio to invest in Fairlight’s powerful Xynergi Media Production Centre.

The studio was set up in 1986 and is owned and run by award-winning audio expert Bill Schulenburg, whose long and impressive CV covers four decades in the industry and includes working with artists like Stevie Nicks and Manfred Mann; designing and editing sound and pictures for a huge variety of hundreds of TV, radio, videogame, film, theatre and audiobook projects; teaching Audio Aesthetics as an adjunct professor at Webster University; working as a popular voiceover artist; and last, but not least, currently serving as Chairman of the St. Louis Section of the Audio Engineering Society. more

Mixopolis Maintains its Competitive Edge With Fairlight’s CC-1 Technology

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When you have a reputation to maintain, especially in a city as tough and competitive as New York, it is vital to stay ahead of the game by investing in the very latest technology.

This was the rationale behind Mixopolis’ recent decision to upgrade its existing Fairlight Constellation console from Fairlight’s QDC engine to the new Crystal Core (CC-1) technology. The upgrade included Fairlight CC-1 cards with integrated HD video and SX20, a new HP Z800 workstation, and two SSL MADI 24 channel I/O boxes. more

Vienna State Opera’s Sound Designer Selects A Complete AKG Package To Provide Sophisticated Audio Transmissions For The Vienna Opernball

Showcasing the superior audio quality and sophistication of AKG microphones and wireless microphone systems, sound designer Professor Wolfgang Fritz recently outfitted the Vienna Opera House with a complete AKG package in preparation for Vienna’s Opernball. The package – which included the WMS4500 high-end wireless system, 19 bodypacks and various microphones – was used to support all live sound needs during the opulent promenade, and also drove the live recordings of the Opera Ball Orchestra to ensure clear, memorable reproductions. more

LECTROSONICS ASPEN NOW SHIPPING

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Rio Rancho, NM – April 2010… Lectrosonics, recognized the world over as a leading manufacturer of wireless microphone systems and audio processing products, is pleased to announce that the first three models in the company’s highly anticipated ASPEN line of DSP matrix audio processors are now shipping: the SPN1624 matrix mixer, the SPN16i input-only module, and the SPNConference telephone hybrid unit for teleconferencing. more

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Cinemacoustic Offers Dealers Unique Home Theater Panels for Enhanced Sound Quality and Truly Customized Projects

Cinemacoustic Solutions International, the leading producer of custom home theater interiors and acoustic treatments, has introduced a new line of home theater panels that enable custom installers to provide a truly unique acoustic panel solution that can be customized for any home theater interior or theater room design. The new Cinema Imagery Product line—consisting of Cinemacoustic’s Acoustic Cinema Image (Ci-Panels), Acoustic Décor (AD-Panels), and Framed Acoustic Décor Panels (FAD-Panels)—offers the distinctive blend of a high-quality, hand-crafted acoustic treatment with a completely customizable color, design or image, resulting in a home theater panel perfect for any application. more

X2O Media’s David Wilkins to Address Content Development and Delivery at Screen Media Expo Europe 2010

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MONTREAL — April 20, 2010 — X2O Media, a full-service provider of software, network management, and content services for professional digital signage applications, today announced that David Wilkins, X2O Media President and CEO, will present “Dynamic Digital Signage: It’s All About the Content” at Screen Media Expo Europe 2010 in London. more

Auralex Steps Up the Game

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Auralex Acoustics, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of three new Application Specialists to assist with product support and Personalized Room Analysis. Filling these positions are Paul Miller, Ryan Gibbons and Amy Claire. All three have diverse and extensive backgrounds in the music industry that will serve as additional strengths at Auralex. more

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HEARST TELEVISION ADOPTS JVC GY-HM100 PROHD CAMCORDERS FOR NEXT GENERATION NEWSROOM PROJECT

WAYNE, NJ (April 19, 2010) – JVC Professional Products, a division of JVC U.S.A., announced today that Hearst Television, a station group based in New York City that reaches about 18 percent of U.S. television households through its 29 television stations, is standardizing on JVC GY-HM100 ProHD camcorders for its Next Generation Newsroom Project, a new initiative that expands local news coverage. more

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Barix Audio over IP Devices Support Radio Broadcast Network in the Rocky Mountains

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, April 12, 2010 — Barix AG, a pioneering IP-based audio, intercom, control, and monitoring, announces that NRC Broadcasting, a Colorado company dedicated to live and local radio, has deployed a Barix Audio over IP network to distribute programming to five FM booster stations and one AM facility. more

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Top Performing Sennheiser Employees Honored During Company’s Global Conference in Germany

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OLD LYME, Conn. – April 19, 2010 – Audio specialist Sennheiser announced that three of its top-performing U.S.-based employees have been inducted into the company’s President’s Club. Gene Albrecht, Tom Facciolla and Ed Maloney were each recognized during Sennheiser’s Global Conference, held in Germany last month. more

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