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  • Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/24/13 07:03 AM,
    Yamaha Commercial Audio Training Seminars (YCATS) will be holding training sessions in New York on August 13 and 14, 2013. Sessions include M7CL for Beginners, M7CL for Advanced Users, and Yamaha Technology Partners. M7CL for Beginners (August 13, 1-5 pm) Attendees will become familiar with console signal flow, dynamic processors, equalizers, busing, and sound system hardware. In addition, they’ll have an opportunity to apply what they’ve learned using multitrack audio and the M7CL digital mixing console. M7CL for Advanced Users… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsTrainingAVConsolesDigitalEducationManufacturerMixerNetworking

  • Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/23/13 10:17 AM,
    SurgeX is pleased to announce the Axess SX-AX15, Axess Elite SX-AX15E, and Axess Ready SA-82-AR are now Control4 Certified. The Axess family products passed rigorous interoperability tests to ensure seamless integration with Control4 home automation systems. The Axess line is an IP-addressable, surge eliminating, power conditioning and management system that allows monitoring and control of power distribution platforms via the Internet, 24/7. Integrators can remotely customize, synthesize, and monitor individual outlets and power settings on integrated IP-enabled devices, for a… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductAVInstallationManufacturerPower

  • Monday, July 22, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/22/13 11:00 AM,
    Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the WindoWall Pro System, a powerful and versatile, yet user-friendly approach for multi-display videowall systems. It features a highly scalable architecture that delivers optimum performance and reliability. Full HDCP compliance at all HDMI inputs and outputs assures worry-free presentation of protected content. WindoWall Console software is the user interface to the system, facilitating intuitive, straightforward control and configuration of videowall systems, and the creation of presentations with multiple, independent windows… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsProductionVideoAVInstallation

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    PSW Staff 07/22/13 10:50 AM,
    The Cinema Apollon in the Danish town of Struer has long been associated with offering moviegoers the latest and best in cinema technology. In 2013 the Cinema Apollon continues its commitment to the cutting edge with the installation of the first Dolby Atmos surround-sound system, powered by the first of Harman’s Crown DriveCore Install (DCi) Series amplifiers in Denmark. Dolby Atmos is a new surround-sound technology that employs overhead loudspeakers as well as traditional surround speakers to create a remarkably… View this post
    Filed in: AVNewsAmplifierInstallationLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

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    PSW Staff 07/22/13 10:01 AM,
    Audio-Technica has recognized Los Alamitos, California-based Alliance Audio Visual Group as its Rep of the Year for the 2012/2013 fiscal year. The award was presented to Alliance’s Matthew Jensen, Principal, and Jim Chase, Account Executive, by Philip Cajka, Audio-Technica U.S. President and CEO, and Michael Edwards, A-T V.P. Professional Products. Also in attendance were Doug Swan, A-T Director of Sales & Marketing, MI/PRO Audio, and David Marsh, A-T Director of Sales & Marketing, Installed Sound & Broadcast. Jensen and Chase… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsBusinessInstallationMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStageWireless

  • Thursday, July 18, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/18/13 09:06 AM,
    A different sound reinforcement approach and re-oriented stage provided the right recipe for the AEG-Barclaycard British Summer Time festival at London’s Hyde Park, as Bon Jovi and the Rolling Stones kicked off the 10-day season attracting crowds of 65,000. Historically, Hyde Park concerts have been dogged by off-site noise problems, leading to neighborhood complaints and the need to reduce sound levels on site — meaning that the audience couldn’t hear the performances. New tenants AEG/Loud Sound chose to look to… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVConsolesLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, July 17, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/17/13 12:46 PM,
    Parker Memorial Baptist in Anniston, AL, is one of the area’s most storied churches, with a history dating back to shortly after the Civil War. The landmark 19th century building and its 300-seat sanctuary have been lovingly preserved over the years, with its ornate columns and woodworking detail meticulously maintained.  As with many older structures, its picturesque beauty is somewhat offset by troublesome acoustics. “It’s pretty typical of the architecture of that era,” explains Glen Ford of Oxford, AL-based Sound… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsAVInstallationLine ArrayLoudspeakerProcessorSound Reinforcement

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    Chris Lyons, Tim Vear, & Michael Pettersen 07/17/13 11:27 AM,
    In order to select a microphone for a specific application, and to apply it properly, it’s first necessary to know the important characteristics of the sound source(s) and of the sound system. Once these are defined, a look at the five areas of microphone specifications will lead to an appropriate match. Finally, proper use of the microphone, by correct placement and operation, will insure best performance. Following are recommendations for some of the most common meeting facility sound applications. Lectern… View this post
    Filed in: AVFeatureBlogStudy HallAVInstallationInterconnectMicrophoneSystemWireless

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2013
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    PSW Staff 07/16/13 02:24 PM,
    Extron Electronics has introduced the SMD 101, a compact, high performance H.264 streaming media decoder used with Extron SME 100 encoders to provide end-to-end AV streaming systems. The SMD 101 is designed specifically for use in professional AV streaming applications to decode live AV streaming content from SME 100 encoders or to play back AV media files available from network shares. It accepts streaming resolutions up to 1080p/60 and outputs a variety of resolutions, from 640 x 480 up to… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsProductAVDigitalEthernetInterconnectNetworkingSignal

  • sennheiser
    PSW Staff 07/16/13 01:35 PM,
    Sennheiser has announced the new “Trade In, Trade Up” promotion in which customers can trade in their old wireless equipment from any manufacturer and receive a credit of up to $200 toward the purchase of a new Sennheiser wireless system. Rebates are valid on select Sennheiser XS and EW G3 wireless systems purchased from an authorized U.S. Sennheiser dealer between now and September 30, 2013.  Following are trade-in rebate values for the various products that are included: —XS Wireless -… View this post
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVBusinessManufacturerMicrophoneWireless