A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Archive by Lisa Young

NAC Technologies Provides Cleveland’s Finest Performance Venues with NEXO and Yamaha

the-palace-theatre-nexo-geo-s12-line-array.jpg

BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯The Palace Theater originally opened in 1922 and is part of the Playhouse Square complex, an integral part of the Cleveland Theater District. The venue, which seats 2,700, accommodates an eclectic mix of shows, from touring productions to concerts. Recently, the existing sound system was replaced and a new system was designed and installed by NAC Technologies (Cleveland) under the leadership of senior audio engineer Rick Galbraith and company owner Dave Cooper. more

Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems Picks up ‘Best Marketing Award’ from NEXO

yamaha-receives-nexo-marketing-award-l-to-r-joe-white-paul-furtkamp-denis-baudier.jpg

BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯At its annual distributor awards dinner in Frankfurt, which coincides with the ProLight+Sound Expo, NEXO celebrated emerging markets around the world. The awards were marked this year by a miniature RS18 sub bass unit, a new product to be shown at InfoComm 2010, and presented by NEXO France Marketing Manager, Joe White, for outstanding progress and success in developing a market for NEXO technology. more

ACIR Professional Outfits Al Di Meola Show with d&b and Yamaha PM5Ds

al-di-meola-count-basie-theatre.JPG

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J.⎯A bona fide guitar hero, Al Di Meola has also been recognized over the past 30 years as a prolific composer and respected artist with over 20 recordings. A native of New Jersey, Di Meola performed in late January at the 2,000-seat Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, NJ to a standing-room-only crowd. more

Worship Arts Technology Summit Set for Biola University

wats-seminar.jpg

LA MIRADA, Calif.-⎯Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. and Yamaha Corporation of America, along with Elation Lighting, Shure and Media Shout will sponsor a Worship Arts Technology Summit (WATS) on June 14-16 at the campus of Biola University in La Mirada, California.

The seminars will offer product and technical training to church technicians and musicians seeking the finest in-depth technology training available in the areas of audio, musicianship, lighting, recording, and media presentation. Summit sponsor experts along with leading worship musicians will be on hand for the in-depth three-day tracks that include Audio, Musician, Lighting, Media, and Vocal. All skill levels are welcome as the training will be presented in structured technology tracks, allowing attendees to begin with the basics and build upon them with a series of increasingly advanced class offerings. These sessions will offer hands-on participation, focused teaching and certification. more

Yamaha M7CL Version 3.01 Software Released

m7cl_v3_logo.jpg

BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. has announced the availability of Version 3.01 software for the M7CL digital audio console. The software will support all M7CL models including the recently launched M7CL-48ES. The new software can be downloaded free of charge at www.m7clv.3.com.

Major additions to M7CLv3.01 software include a Channel Select/Sends On Fader option as well as the addition of a Conversion button to the System Setup dialog box. The Channel Select/Sends On Fader will specify whether the channel selection and Sends On Fader operation are linked between the M7CL and the Editor. The colors of the faders will turn gray when the input channels are OFF to show the status of Input the channels. more

A-1 Audio Installs Yamaha IMX644 Digital Rackmount Mixers at Big Cedar Lodge

big-cedar-lodge-grandviewballroom.jpg

TABLE ROCK LAKE, Mo.⎯Located just ten miles south of Branson, Missouri on Table Rock Lake and tucked into the wooded hillsides of the Ozark Mountains, Big Cedar Lodge (a Bass Pro Shop property) has become a popular meeting/vacation paradise – complete with Jack Nicklaus signature golf course and Dogwood Canyon Nature Park. It is also home to the new Grandview Conference Center. Big Cedar Lodge recently hired A-1 Audio (Hollister, Mo.) to install a sound system in the 1,000-seat Grand Ballroom (the space can be separated into four individual meeting rooms). Five Yamaha IMX644 digital rackmount mixers were installed to accommodate the Lodge’s requirements. more

Webinar Set For Dante-MY16-AUD Card With Audinate and Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems

BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯ Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. and Audinate have announced an informational Webinar on March 3 that will provide a technical understanding on the new Dante-MY16-AUD card and Dante solution. Aimed at end users, audio consultants, contractors, and rental houses, the online seminar will provide a clear understanding of how best to utilize the Audinate card with Yamaha digital mixing products fitted with the Dante-MY16-AUD in order to maximize the use of networking capabilities. Hosted by Audinate at the company’s headquarters in Australia, the Webinar will take place at 1:00 pm (PST) and 4:00 pm (EST). more

Yamaha M7CL-48ES Digital Audio Console Makes Worldwide Debut

m7cl-48es-rear_001.jpg

BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. has announced a new addition to the M7CL digital console product line. The M7CL-48ES, available in the spring of 2010, with its main I/O interface being the SB168-ES remote stage box, connects via a single Cat5 cable. The new console includes a built-in EtherSound interface with a third port for PC control and monitoring, eight Omni Ins (Mic/Line), eight Omni Outs, and three MY card slots. The M7CL-48ES supports up to three SB168-ES stage boxes and, like the M7CL-48, can mix up to 48 mono plus 4 stereo inputs to 16 Mix Buses, 8 Matrix Outs, Stereo and Mono Outputs. The new Stage Box Quick Set up feature provides plug-and-play connection of up to three SB168-ES units. more

CLEARWING PRODUCTIONS PROVIDES AUDIO SUPPORT FOR U.S. ARMY ALL-AMERICAN BOWL

us-army-all-american-bowl.jpeg

BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯The 2010 U.S. Army All-American Bowl, held on January 9 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, marks the 10th Anniversary of the annual classic East vs. West football match-up. Televised live on NBC, the game featured the top 90 high school football players in the United States. The U.S. Army All-American Bowl has been the nation’s premier high school football game, serving as the pre-eminent launching pad for America’s future college and NFL stars. more

Gand Provides Replica of Legendary British Rock Club With NEXO PS Series

chicago-cavern-club-nexo-ps15us.jpg

NORTHFIELD, Ill.⎯Gand Sound Installations of Northfield, IL recently had a once-in-a-lifetime chance to go back in time and equip a legendary British rock club with a sound system from the 21st century. John Lyons, leader of Chicago charity rock band “Not For Profit? built a replica of Liverpool’s Cavern Club in the oversized basement of a home he was having built. The original Cavern Club is the well known for giving the Beatles their start and where they perfected the sound that would forever change the music industry. more

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

December 2014
M T W T F S S
« Nov    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication