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Press Releases For : November 19, 2009

Yamaha Consoles Cast for SAMMY by SDs Shivers and Patridge

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BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯The internationally-acclaimed, Tony® Award-winning Old Globe in San Diego, California is one of the most renowned regional theatres in the country and has stood as San Diego’s flagship arts institution for over 70 years. The Old Globe produces a year-round season of 15 plays and musicals on its three stages, and has become a gathering place for leading theatre artists from around the world. Currently hosting the hit play SAMMY based upon the life of legendary crooner, Sammy Davis, Jr., the production’s sound was designed by John Shivers and David Patridge. (more…)

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Related Topics: AV Control Systems, News, Video

Vaddio Records Rock and Roll History

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN (November 19, 2009) It’s the world’s most important rock destination. The multipurpose Foster Theater at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum hosts everything from live performances by rock royalty to intimate interviews. And when the whole world is watching, there are no do-overs. That’s why they chose Vaddio to capture every history-making moment. (more…)

LECTROSONICS WINS AT SATIS

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Paris, France – November 2009… Lectrosonics, recognized the world over as a leading manufacturer of wireless microphone systems and audio processing products, is pleased to announce the combination of Lectrosonics SM Series Super-Miniature Digital Hybrid Wireless UHF beltpack transmitters and the SR Series Dual-Channel Slot Mount ENG Receivers have been awarded a trophy for Most Innovative Product during the recent SATIS (Show for Audiovisual Technologies and Solutions) tradeshow. Held at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles October 19-22, the tradeshow is a key event for contractors, broadcast professionals, and others involved in the A/V marketplace. (more…)

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SMAART BECOMES A RATIONAL PRODUCT

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Rational Acoustics LLC founding members toast the purchase of Smaart. (l-r) Adam Black, Jamie Anderson, Karen Anderson, Calvert Dayton

Rational Acoustics and EAW conclude purchase of Smaart brand product line

Putnam, CT – November 16th, 2009 – Rational Acoustics LLC is thrilled, honored, excited and generally bursting-at-the-seams to announce that they have today completed the purchase of the Smaart brand product line from Eastern Acoustic Works (EAW).
Concluding a deal that was initiated 9 months ago; Rational Acoustics is now the sole owner of the Smaart brand and has title to all names, trademarks, code bases and assets for the complete suite of past, current and future versions of Smaart software. (more…)

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Mary Jo Nye Joins AVI-SPL’s Control Room Group

The Control Room Group, a division of AVI-SPL, the leading global integrator of AV systems and services, today announced the addition of Mary Jo Nye as business development manager focusing on the utility and process control vertical markets.

“We are extremely fortunate to have a person of Mary Jo’s caliber join the Control Room Group team,? said David Jones, sales manager at AVI-SPL’s Control Room Group. “Mary Jo’s experience and expertise conducting business in the mainstream utility and process control markets will help to assure the Control Room Group’s success in this very important business segment.? (more…)

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SOUNDFIELD IS THE ELEMENTARY CHOICE FOR HOLMES

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John Casali using the SoundField ST350 on the set of his current project.

John Casali Uses B-Format ST350 Microphone On Robert Downey, Jnr’s Sherlock Holmes

The end of 2009 is currently the planned release date for the latest filmed addition to the Sherlock Holmes canon, starring Robert Downey Jnr and Jude Law in an almost irreverent take on the story of Baker Street’s most famous detective. Downey Jnr’s clumsy, tousle-headed, slightly risqué version of Holmes is far removed from the calculating, ice-cool character portrayed by the likes of Basil Rathbone and Jeremy Brett in the past, and yet somehow, it all works brilliantly. (more…)

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Press Releases For : November 18, 2009

X2O Media’s Xpresenter™ Powers Striking, Informative Digital Video Wall at Novus International Inc. Corporate Headquarters

MONTREAL — Nov. 16, 2009 — X2O Media, a full-service provider of software, network management, and content services for professional digital signage applications, today announced that Novus International is relying on its Xpresenter™ platform to create and display content on a digital video wall located near the main entrance of the company’s new St. Charles, Mo., global headquarters. The wall, one of the largest of its kind in the Midwest and a striking design element in the new building, comprises nine 46-inch monitors that create a visual representation of Novus’ corporate identity for customers, partners, and employees. Novus is also relying on Xpresenter to power a single-monitor at another entrance that displays updated information for employees. (more…)

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Screen Innovations & Paradigm/Anthem Exhibit New Speakers, Amp, Processor, & Projector/ BD Screen Combo at 2010 CES

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Screen Innovations will partner with Paradigm/Anthem during the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan 7-10 at The Venetian, suite 30-137, where the companies with feature the new Paradigm Signature speakers, Anthem Statement amp, Anthem D2 processor, and the new Anthem projector / SI Black Diamond screen combination.

Austin, Texas, Nov. 18, 2009 – Screen Innovations (www.screeninnovations.com) is proud to announce that it will partner with Paradigm / Anthem during the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan 7-10 at The Venetian, suite 30-137.

During the show, the companies with feature the new Paradigm Signature speakers, Anthem Statement amp, Anthem D2 processor, and the new Anthem projector / SI Black Diamond screen combination. (more…)

Bexel Appoints Helen Carr Pro Audio Sales Manager

BURBANK, CALIFORNIA – Bexel, a unit of Vitec Group Systems Division, is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Carr to the post of Bexel ASG Pro Audio Sales Manager. Carr, a 20-year broadcast veteran, joined Bexel in 2003 following a successful career in broadcast equipment sales for technology companies Quantel and Snell & Wilcox. She also has experience in the systems integration field. (more…)

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Mipro MU-13 Single-sided Earworn Microphone

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MIPRO’s MU-13 Single-sided earworn microphone features a proprietary over-the-ear design for an ultra secure, ultra comfortable fit for freedom of movement. Each set comes with small, medium and large earworn frames for a universally fit with different ear sizes, shapes and ages.
This single-sided earworn microphone is an exceptionally lightweight and rugged earworn microphone so unobtrusive it’s barely seen as it delivers high quality voice pickup, while rejecting ambient noise and feedback. The omnidirectional element is nearly immune to wind and breath pops while the boom keeps it very close to the mouth for excellent isolation. Light beige color and subminiature 3mm diameter capsule make it nearly invisible, so performers forget they’re even wearing microphone. (more…)

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