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Yamaha VXL Line Array Loudspeakers Bring The Human Touch To St John The Evangelist
Yamaha’s VXL series slimline, column-type line array speakers are proving a very popular solution for houses of worship where large, ambient spaces need covering with tightly-controlled, high quality audio. A new installation at a 160 year-old church in London demonstrates the difference they can make.
Yamaha Commercial Audio Appoints Stage Electrics as Premium Partner
Yamaha Commercial Audio has appointed leading UK sound and lighting installer / reseller Stage Electrics as a Premium Partner, adding the flagship RIVAGE PM digital mixing systems to the company’s product portfolio.
Working Musically To Create Big Sound, Scottie Baldwin Uses Yamaha CL5 On Wang Leehom Tour
Musical artist Leehom Wang, aka Wang Leehom, is a Taiwanese-American singer-songwriter, actor, producer, and film director. Born in Rochester, NY, he was formally trained at the Eastman School of Music, Williams College and Berklee College of Music. His musical style is known for fusing Chinese elements with hip-hop and R&B.
Yamaha VXL Brings Incomparable Improvement To Eglise Saint-Denis-Sainte-Foy
Despite the challenges of sound reinforcement in large, ambient spaces, advances in audio technology are making it possible to radically improve the sound in houses of worship. Yamaha’s VXL series of slim line array loudspeakers delivers audio and aesthetics without compromise, as demonstrated in a historic French church.
2019 RodeoHouston: Livestock and Live Performances
The RodeoHouston (aka the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo) is the largest livestock exhibition and rodeo in the world. And, in addition, the rodeo features nightly live musical entertainment. Since 2003, the event has been held at the NRG Stadium in Houston, this year taking place over 21 days from February 25 through March 17. Every night after the rodeo, a variety of musical performers took to the stage including Kacey Musgraves, Luke Bryan, Cardi B, Turnpike Troubadours, Panic! At the Disco, Old Dominion, Camila Cabello, Luke Combs, Tim McGraw, ZEDD, Kane Brown, Los Tigres Del Norte, Zac Brown Band, Kings of Leon, Santana, Chris Stapleton, Cody Johnson, to Brad Paisley, Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl Keen, and George Strait - the finale of the rodeo concert series drawing over 80,000 attendees.
Brewery Adds Yamaha CIS for Ultimate Patron Experience
A new brewery has opened in Orlando, Florida, and it's already creating a buzz (excuse the pun!). Sideward Brewing is situated in the popular Milk District of downtown Orlando and officially opens March 30. The name comes from a riff off the owner's last name, Ward, and playing off of a time where wayward thinking was the norm so sideward fit the bill exactly.
Sympathetic Solution For Löffingen’s Historic Rathaus
The historic Löffingen Rathaus (or town hall) in Germany’s Baden-Württemberg region was extensively renovated between 2016 and 2018. As well as being restored and addressing longstanding structural problems, the building was sympathetically modernised. A Yamaha TF-RACK mixer is now playing an important part in the town’s administration, installed in the council chamber.
RIVAGE PM7 Raises The Bar For Norway’s Live Production Market
With a climate ranging from polar to temperate oceanic and humid continental, live production equipment has to endure challenging conditions in Norway, especially in the touring market. Production house Amas Produksjon Lyd & Lys needs mixing consoles that it can totally rely on and is proud to be the first Norwegian rental house to offer the RIVAGE PM7 system.
Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 Helps Make Denmark’s Largest Musical Possible
In early 2019, Denmark’s Odense Theater (in collaboration with The Funen Opera and Odense Symphony Orchestra) staged the country’s largest ever musical production. Featuring a 70-member orchestra and a star-studded Danish cast, the investment by production company AV CENTER in a Yamaha RIVAGE PM10 digital mixing system was one of the key factors that made the show possible.
White Light Illuminates The Science Museum With Yamaha
Illuminate is a progressive new venue at London’s Science Museum, designed to both anticipate and surpass the needs of the ever-evolving events industry. Technical solutions specialist White Light (WL) has been appointed as the venue’s Production Partner and chose a Yamaha QL1 digital mixing console for the space’s flexible audio system.