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OU’s Elsie C. Brackett Theatre Gives L-Acoustics Rave Reviews
OU’s Elsie C. Brackett Theatre Gives L-Acoustics Rave Reviews - January 2016

Skylark AV and BOLD-Multimedia install compact Kiva loudspeaker system during major renovation of University of Oklahoma’s Rupel J. Jones Fine Arts Center

NORMAN, Oklahoma - January 2016 -- To say that the University of Oklahoma (OU) places a premium on the performing arts would be a dramatic understatement. The only public university in the United States with a School of Musical Theatre, not to mention the state’s sole comprehensive music school, OU is also home to one of the nation’s oldest established drama schools, second only to Yale in terms of longevity. So when the Norman, Oklahoma campus revealed that it was renovating the mai...

 
Family Church Downtown Finds Clarity With L-Acoustics
Family Church Downtown Finds Clarity With L-Acoustics - January 2016

Peerson Audio installs Kara(i) system as component of full AVL retrofit

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida - January 2016 -- West Palm Beach, Florida’s Family Church Downtown, formerly known as First Baptist Church, has replaced its aging center cluster PA with an L-Acoustics line array system. The new rig comprises a total of 20 Kara(i) enclosures, flown left and right, complemented by three flown SB18 single-18-inch subwoofers per side, with four SB28 dual-18-inch subs positioned below the stage. According to Allen Peerson, president of Jupiter, Florida-based Peerson...

 
L-Acoustics Arrays Fly With Victoria’s Secret’s Angels
L-Acoustics Arrays Fly With Victoria’s Secret’s Angels - January 2016

Large K2 system, designed by ADI and deployed by Solotech, reinforces NYC event, including performances by Ellie Goulding, Selena Gomez and The Weeknd

NEW YORK CITY - January 2016 -- Although the “visuals” are undeniably the reason that the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show draws such massive attention, the sound may be Victoria’s real secret weapon. When the Angels strutted down the runway of their most recent show at New York’s venerable 69th Regiment Armory venue near Gramercy Park, they were joined by live music from UK singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding (six consecutive #1 singles including “Burn&rdqu...

 
Complexe JC Perreault Finds Simple Solution in L-Acoustics
Complexe JC Perreault Finds Simple Solution in L-Acoustics - January 2016

Solotech designs Kara and ARCS Wide solution for multipurpose hockey house

SAINT-ROCH-DE-L’ACHIGAN, Quebec, Canada - January 2016 -- Using the terms “hockey arena” and “exceptional audio” in the same sentence will likely elicit a storm of protests from system designers and audio engineers who have long had to stretch the boundaries of basic physics to combat the lengthy reverb times built into sporting arenas as an intentional tool—not a flaw—to help pump up crowds. However, thanks to Solotech’s recent installation of L-A...

 
Raleigh First Assembly Receives First-Rate L-Acoustics and Yamaha Sound System
Raleigh First Assembly Receives First-Rate L-Acoustics and Yamaha Sound System - January 2016

CSD specifies Kiva and ARCS WiFo systems plus CL5 desk for new NC house of worship

RALEIGH, North Carolina - December 2015 -- Like many audio system design projects, the biggest challenge in specifying sound for a house of worship is often overcoming the limitations of the physical space. That was the situation that Ft. Wayne, IN-based Custom Sound Designs (CSD) Group, Inc. faced in a recent project for First Assembly Church of Raleigh, NC, and a system based on L-Acoustics’ Kiva and ARCS WiFo product lines controlled by a Yamaha CL5 digital audio console was its solutio...