Archive for April, 2010
Professional musical calculator for iPhone and iPod touch adds new features
Minneapolis, MN (April 30, 2010) â€“ Audiofile Engineering, a leading audio software developer for Mac, has released Backline Calc 2.0, an update to their professional music calculator app for Apple iPhone and iPod touch. Backline Calc is an indispensible tool for musicians, music students and teachers, DJs, audio and video engineers and broadcast technicians, featuring more than 20 calculators and converters to cover virtually any musical situation, conveniently written for Appleâ€™s iPhone OS. more
Pictured with the Penteo PostPro Desktop processor at Sync Sound in New York City are (L-R) co-owner/re-recording mixer Ken Hahn and
NYC’s Sync Sound Prepares 5.1 Audio for DVD Release
For DVD and broadcast on public television, Sir Gilbert Levine conducted Bruckner’s Symphony No. 9 and “Te Deum,” in Germany’s famed gothic Cologne Cathedral. Originally recorded in stereo, the exemplary performance will be available in 5.1 Penteo Surround for its DVD release. Premiering this May on NYC’s WNET and PBS stations nationwide, the production features the WDR Symphony, one of Germany’s finest orchestras, as well as the WDR Radio Choir, and the NDR choir of Hamburg, all three ensembles in their U.S broadcast debuts. more
St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada, April 2010: Canada’s biggest night in music, the televised JUNO Awards show, was an all-Sennheiser event this year, with every featured vocal performer, as well as hosts and presenters, making use of new 2000 Series and evolution G2 wireless microphones. Quebec’s Solotech supplied production for the thirty-ninth annual event, which was broadcast by CTV from St. John’s in Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada on April 18, with wireless coordination and calibration provided by Christian Pageau of Transmission Squelch based in Quebec, P.Q. and RF Wireless Systems Inc. of Nepean, Ontario. more
Woodland Hills, CA, April 29, 2010â€“Songs To Your Eyes (STYE), one of the leading music library companies in the world, and its founder, Opher Yisraeli, have announced that they will sub publish the IDYLLIUM Classical Music Catalogue in North America along with numerous other territories. more
â€” Clyne Mediaâ€™s role increases in scope as Waves expands its global marketing efforts â€”
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, April 29, 2010 â€” Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing solutions, announces the appointment of Nashville- and New York-based firm Clyne Media, Inc. to handle its international public relations efforts, effective immediately. The two organizations already have a close working relationship, as for several years, Clyne Media has handled Wavesâ€™ PR in the United States. The announcement was made by Mick Olesh, Waves Executive VP, Sales & Marketing, and further underscores Wavesâ€™ commitment to its marketplace. more
â€” Xantech LM110 Single Gang Learning Module makes programming multiple video displays easy for the installer and fun for patrons â€”
â€” Ten more 52-inch LCD displays placed throughout the lounge are controlled using Xantechâ€™s CSPLCD64 Commercial Touchscreen Display â€”
SYLMAR, CA, April 29, 2010 â€” When Just Georgeâ€™s, the sports bar connected to the Captain Georgeâ€™s Seafood Restaurant in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, needed a way to let each booth control its own A/V content, they turned to Virginia Beach-based Fidelity Sound Reinforcement. Fidelity selected innovative solutions from Xantech Corporation, a leading producer of innovative, reliable and problem-solving custom installation signal processing and control systems. more
â€” GC Pro provides critical help for the Valparaiso Nazarene Church in choosing technology products for audio, lighting and musical instruments for the churchâ€™s new worship facility â€”
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA, April 29, 2010â€” When Indianaâ€™s Valparaiso Nazarene Church decided to invest in a brand new facility, it worked with Guitar Center Professional (GC Pro), the outside sales division of Guitar Center that focuses on the needs of professional users, as its partner to provide a wide range of audio products, support and consultation. The new eight-million dollar facility features a 1700-seat venue that is used weekly for worship services and live concert events, plus it also has an audio/video production studio used to produce the churchâ€™s various DVDs, CDs and Podcast materials. more
ITASCA, IL, April 28, 2010 â€” DenonÂ® Professional announces the introduction of its DN-V500BD Professional Reference Blu-ray/DVD Player, designed to meet the needs of sound contractors and systems integrators. The DN-V500BD is designed for applications where the best-possible video and audio quality is required, and offers ease of installation, versatile playback capabilities and reliability under the most demanding conditions. more
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — One of Russia’s largest rental companies, St. Petersburg-based Euroshow, has become the latest member of the L-ACOUSTICS K1/KUDO Pilot Program.
Photo: L-ACOUSTICS sales manager Peter Owen (left) with Euroshow’s Denis Vasiliskov
The company, which became an L-ACOUSTICS rental agent last year with the purchase of a KUDO large format line source system, has taken delivery of 48 K1 large format line source cabinets, 24 K1-SB subwoofers, an additional 36 KUDO cabinets and 32 SB28 subwoofers, plus 23 LA-RAK touring racks fitted with LA8 amplified controllers to drive the system. more
MOSHAV HEMED, Israel — L-ACOUSTICS is pleased to announce the appointment of Lightone as its new distributor for Israel. Lightone has extensive experience of the Israeli sound reinforcement market, and boasts a knowledgeable sales and technical team.
Photo: L-ACOUSTICS sales manager Tim McCall (left) with Lightone sales manager Tal Cohen
“Having previously worked with Lightone I am excited to renew my contact with them,” says Tim McCall, L-ACOUSTICS sales manager. “I anticipate that their appointment will open up new possibilities and markets to further strengthen the L-ACOUSTICS brand name in Israel.” more
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