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Alcons Audio Berlinale 2015 Team

Alcons Audio Transforms the Theater am Potsdamer Platz

Naomi Crews
International News

BERLIN - The International Film Festival (Berlinale) is one of the most important events for the international film industry and is at the same time the largest public cinematic festival in the world. The 65th Berlinale enthused this year hundreds of thousands of spectators with some 400 films in 52 venues. Dutch loudspeaker manufacturer Alcons Audio convinced the operators with its pro-ribbon sound system and powers the heart of the film festival - the Berlinale Palast (“Berlinale Palace”).

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Royal Theatre and McPherson Playhouse Using DiGiCo SD5, SD9 Consoles

Naomi Crews
International News

VICTORIA, BC – Royal Theatre and McPherson Playhouse recently added DiGiCo SD consoles. Warren Busby, head of audio and assistant technical director for both venues (pictured here) worked with Shawn Heines from Gerr Audio, DiGiCo’s Canadian distributor and Rob Mayor from Pacific Audio Works. The venues are now using DiGiCo's SD5 and SD9 consoles, respectively.

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John Newman Tours on Harman’s Soundcraft Vi Consoles from SSE Hire

Naomi Crews
International News

BIRMINGHAM, U.K. – Having recently mixed the 2014 UK Tour for recording artist John Newman, sound engineer Aaron Buck supported each show flawlessly with Harman’s Soundcraft Vi1 and Vi6 consoles at the monitors position, coupled with a Soundcraft Stagebox. Thanks to the sound quality and onboard features of the consoles, the team enjoyed consistent success throughout the tour. SSE Hire provided the consoles for the tour.

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International Green Week Event in Berlin Gets Boost from Riedel Communications

Naomi Crews
International News

BERLIN, Germany — Demonstrating the efficacy of its radio solutions in applications beyond live large-scale sports and entertainment events, Riedel Communications provided communications infrastructure for International Green Week (IGW), Jan. 15-24 in Berlin. Working with systems integrator Gegenbauer, Riedel provided IGW event host Messe Berlin with a complement of mobile radios and headsets used for organization, security, logistics, program production, and traffic management. Riedel also set up a private business radio (PBR) at the event.

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