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Thurn & Taxis Classic Festival 2014 with Lawo mc²56

As in recent years, sound engineer Carsten Kümmel handled classical production duties at the 2014 Thurn & Taxis Classic Festival (Schlossfestspiele) in Regensburg/Germany. Among the performances he mixed were Guiseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto, Operas in Bavarian and the gala performance of star soprano Angela Gheorghiu and the Symphonic Orchestra from Hof/Germany – all on a Lawo mc²56 console. In addition to Kümmel’s work as the event’s house engineer, guest mix engineers, such as Giora Feidman, were able to use the console extremely comfortably.
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Thurn & Taxis Classic Festival 2014 with Lawo mc²56

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Three Yamaha CL5s Help Promote Endangered Languages

Devised a decade ago to promote contemporary artists who sing in minority languages, the Liet International song contest has grown to be the multilingual alternative to Eurovision. December 2012 saw the festival’s final held on the Iberian peninsular for the first time, with three Yamaha CL5 digital consoles taking care of all audio mixing requirements.
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Three Yamaha CL5s Help Promote Endangered Languages
Three CRESCENDO and large NEXUS audio network in spectacular architecture

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Theater Muenster Continues to Rely on Stage Tec

Theater Muenster has used the summer break to expand its existing AURUS NEXUS system from Berlin manufacturer Stage Tec. Two CRESCENDO-T consoles with 24 and 16 faders were installed in the theatre’s Small House. The existing NEXUS network was extended with a STAR router and a Base Device. New fibre-optic and Dante interfaces as well as seven RMDQ audio DSP units for the existing NEXUS network were also supplied. The NEXUS software was upgraded.

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Theater Muenster Continues to Rely on Stage Tec

The world of Hans Zimmer- DirectOut products provide the right signal

The production "The world of Hans Zimmer - a Symphonic Celebration" has been touring since 2018. The tour, initially focused on Germany, has already been extended several times and is now enthusing countless fans in other European countries. In this impressive audiovisual experience, the world-famous themes of the German film composer were arranged for orchestra for the first time. For the authorized tour, the artist has made the entire music selection and is supervising the artistic development. The production is being conducted by Gavin Greenaway, a long-time companion of Hans Zimmer. 

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The world of Hans Zimmer- DirectOut products provide the right signal

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The Whisper of the Stars in Siberia

It all began with a documentary on the TV arts channel “arte” about the world’s coldest inhabited place, Oymyakon in the far east of Russia. The programme also mentioned “ice whispering”, a phenomenon that occurs when people breathe and speak in extremely low temperatures. The breath immediately freezes, generating a crackling noise that follows the speaker like a shadow.
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The Whisper of the Stars in Siberia

The Villalobos Brothers Celebrate the Richness of Mexican Folk Music with DPA Microphones

Finding a microphone to amplify an acoustic instrument, such as a violin or guitar, is never easy. But when The Villalobos Brothers, one of today’s hottest contemporary Mexican ensembles, headed out on tour they knew that was just what they needed, and DPA Microphones delivered just the right solution. After purchasing four of the company’s d:vote™ 4099 Instrument Microphones, the quartet — comprised of Luis, Ernesto and Alberto Villalobos on violin and Humberto Flores on guitar —  is able  to perform its Mexican folk music with modern flair.

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The Villalobos Brothers Celebrate the Richness of Mexican Folk Music with DPA Microphones

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The Switch Supports Royal Wedding

Saturday, May 19, marked a historic occasion as Britain’s Prince Harry and American Meghan Markle wed in a ceremony at St. George’s Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle. By transmitting more than 200 hours of content over the course of the weekend, The Switch played an integral part in aiding global news and entertainment coverage of this historic event.
 

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The Switch Supports Royal Wedding

The Stars of Armenia

The audience holds their breath, as the opera house seems to collapse. Fortunately, this is only the effect of a surprisingly realistic 3D projection: the opera house in Yerewan’s Liberty Square — the venue for a ‘KOHAR with Stars of Armenia’ mega event – is still intact!
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The Stars of Armenia

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The Silent Economy Could Change The Way We Acquire, Use Stuff

It’s New, Better – Companies no longer work for a year or more on a new product or device and then roll out something that is spectacularly different. Instead, they roll out a new version with a change here and there so they can tell you how superior it is to the one you bought yesterday. People are becoming less interested in drinking the Kool-Aid today.
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The Silent Economy Could Change The Way We Acquire, Use Stuff

The Recipe for Everything You Want, Need

“The Kanamit seem friendly and assure everyone they have nothing to be afraid of. In fact, they offer to share wonderful technology that will provide limitless energy, cure all disease and convert deserts into lush gardens. For the people of Earth, paradise has arrived.”
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The Recipe for Everything You Want, Need

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The Pyramid Project

The much anticipated PY1 Pyramid project stands amongst the extremely rare cultural experiences built on, around and through trailblazing next-gen storytelling technology – the likes of which could only be imagined and implemented by the visionaries at Reflector Entertainment, a division of Group Lune Rouge, which created PYI.  The story behind the tech ingenuity is part science-fiction, part engineering marvel, and part Silicon Valley dream lab  - but together, is an experience that immerses people in a way they’ll never forget.

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The Pyramid Project

The Pope's Visit to Germany

When the Pope is travelling, no expense is spared to assure the highest security standards for everyone involved. This applies particularly to broadcasters reporting directly from the special occasion and, as a result, demands extensive logistical organization on their part. The German broadcaster SWR was at the centre of the action for the Pope’s visit to Freiburg, providing OB vans for radio and television coverage, and with Lawo consoles playing a central role.
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The Pope's Visit to Germany

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The poet’s heritage: Royal Shakespeare Company invests in grandMA2

The Royal Shakespeare Company - among the UK's most prestigious theatre producing houses - has invested in six new grandMA2 light control consoles, together with 2 x MA NPU (Network Processing Unit) and 10 x MA 2Port Nodes as part of a complete update of their lighting control systems at the newly refurbished Royal Shakespeare Theatre (RST) and Swan Theatres, both in Stratford-on-Avon.
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The poet’s heritage: Royal Shakespeare Company invests in grandMA2

The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains

On Saturday 13 May, following years in the making, The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains will opened at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (V&A). This major spring exhibition marks the 50th anniversary of the band’s first album, ‘The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn’, and debut single, Arnold Layne. The exhibition is promoted by Michael Cohl and Iconic Entertainment Studios.

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The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains

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