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Articles Tagged Choir

  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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    PSW Staff 09/23/14 01:06 PM,
    Students at California Baptist University’s (CBU) Collinsworth School of Music are not only taught the art of making music, but the best possible way to enhance the performance aspect of their instrument or voice. That’s why their professors and mentors turn to DPA Microphones for on-stage amplification, which ensures that students gain first-hand experience with world-renowned professional equipment. With an audio locker that features a combination of the company’s d:vote 4099 Instrument Mics, d:fine Directional Headset Mics and a stereo… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsConcertMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Tuesday, August 27, 2013
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    PSW Staff 08/27/13 02:18 PM,
    Leading music accessories manufacturer Strukture introduces new mic boom stand SPRM1. Designed to be the highest value microphone boom stand on the market, SPRM1 is the latest in a series of new stands from Strukture, and a further expansion of the profit-focused Strukture product offering. The SPRM1 mic boom stand is constructed using heavy duty steel, and skillfully crafted to provide optimal functionality at a customer-friendly price point. Each stand features a convenient folding tripod base, standard threading and a… View this story
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  • Tuesday, July 16, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/16/13 01:17 PM,
    As production technology grows more sophisticated, the audio crew members at Coast Hills Community Church are finding themselves increasingly responsible for streaming productions live to the Internet or recording them to DVD. In order to deliver high-quality audio in these scenarios, the church relies on DPA Microphones’ d:fine headset microphones and several DPA 4098H hanging supercardioid microphones. Designed to function much like a traditional performing arts center, Coast Hills Community Church is housed in a nearly square building with seating… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementWireless

  • Monday, May 06, 2013
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    PSW Staff 05/06/13 11:26 AM,
    Kevin Crow, Vice President of Audio Video Electronics, announced that their firm has utilized 8 Earthworks ChoirMics in the sanctuary of St. Andrews Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, Minnesota. Audio Video Electronics specializes in acoustics, sound, video & stage lighting systems primarily in the house of worship market, but also works in the hospitality, corporate and education markets. “Earthworks is one of our very top choices for choir microphones in many of our church installations,” states Crow. “They fit a really… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsMicrophoneSound Reinforcement

  • Monday, December 12, 2011
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    Tim Vear 12/12/11 01:30 PM,
    An important consideration in microphone use is acoustic interference, which can occur whenever delayed versions of the same sound are mixed together, acoustically or electrically. With mics, this may happen in several ways: mics of reverse polarity picking up the same sound, multiple mics picking up the same sound from different distances, a single mic picking up multiple reflections of the same sound, or any combination of these. The results are similar in each case, and include audible peaks and… View this story
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  • Tuesday, November 22, 2011
    choir microphones
    PSW Staff 11/22/11 11:49 AM,
    Like many things in live sound, there are not a lot of real hard and fast rules when it comes to how to mic a choir. The goal is good balance, a natural sound, and high gain before feedback. The most popular microphones for choirs are small diaphragm condenser types that are purpose designed, though in certain situations large diaphragm (condenser and dynamic) models can be effective if deployed correctly. Small condenser mics for choir have a cardioid (and sometimes… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundFeatureStudy HallEducationInstallationMicrophoneMonitoringSound ReinforcementStageAudio

  • Wednesday, July 29, 2009
    worxaudio new life ministries
    PSW Staff 07/29/09 09:15 AM, 0 Comments
    After 17 years of service, it recently came time to overhaul the sound reinforcement system in the sanctuary of New Life Christian Ministries in order for it to keep pace with the church’s ambitious programs. Lee Hartman and Sons of Roanoke, VA, a design/build firm providing A/V solutions, was contracted to handle New Life Christian Ministries’ sound system revitalization, utilizing line arrays and loudspeakers from Greensboro, NC-based WorxAudio Technologies. “The original system was mounted up in the soffit over the… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsAVInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerMonitoringSound Reinforcement

  • Friday, July 10, 2009
    turbosound glastonbury
    PSW Staff 07/10/09 07:22 AM, 0 Comments
    Turbosound Aspect loudspeakers were utilized to provide sound reinforcement for the Acoustic Tent at the recent 2009 Glastonbury Festival, in support of live performances by a diverse group of artists such as Fairport Convention, Ray Davies, Hugh Cornwell, Georgie Fame, the Penguin Café Orchestra and the London Community Gospel Choir. The system serving the Acoustic Tent, provided by Bristol-based Audioforum and specified and manned by Turbosound Design Engineer Danny Cooklin, was comprised ground stacks of four Turbosound TA-890H, four TA-890L… View this story
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  • Monday, June 01, 2009
    meyer sound church
    PSW Staff 06/01/09 01:52 PM, 1 Comment
    The South Auditorium of Grace Community Church reveals a striking vision of what worship spaces of the future might look like—and sound like. Within this new, extraordinarily adaptable 1,650-seat space in suburban Indianapolis, Ind., a zero-level platform, reconfigurable wrap-around seating, and 360-degree theatrical lighting allow multiple visual and inter-relational effects. Delivering sound for this space, Meyer Sound’s Constellation electroacoustic architecture works hand-in-glove with a collection of Meyer Sound loudspeakers to afford both flexibility and intimacy in creating harmonious aural experiences.… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundNewsDigitalInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerMeasurementMicrophoneNetworkingProcessorSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Sunday, April 19, 2009
    wfx worship expo 2009
    PSW Staff 04/19/09 10:06 AM, 0 Comments
    Worship Facilities Conference & Expo has announced the return of Hands-on Tech Training at WFX California, taking place May 13-15 in Long Beach, California. The Expo Hall will be open May 14-15. WFX Hands-on Tech Training will provide attendees with the opportunity to get up close and personal with the latest tech equipment in the house of worship market. Industry-leading audio, video, and lighting consultants will share tips and techniques to master emerging technologies. Hands-on Tech Training classes are made… View this story
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