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Articles March-April 2021

Step Inside the All New Mondosonic Studio

The all new Mondosonic Studio, located in Ottapalam, Kerela, is a custom Music Production Facility and Studio. With Recording Equipment, Workflows..... read more

Bishwadeep Conceptualizes Sound Design in the Box

Having spent most of his career in Song and Music Recording, Bishwadeep Dipak Chatterjee was constantly toying with the idea of getting involved in designing sound for films..... read more

Celto Acoustique

Established in 2011, CELTO Acoustique is a premium manufacturer of professional audio products for the events and install industry. Founder, owner and CEO - Arthur Felix first displayed his entrepreneurial skills at the age of 14 when he built..... read more

Acoustically OdBle

With Vijay Benegal and Mujeeb Dadarkar

Vijay Benegal and Mujeeb Dadarkar have between them more than 4 decades of extensive experience in the audio industry in India. They have done it all, from recording and mixing for ad films, to doing live sound for renowned artistes..... read more

All About Music, the Marantz Story

In conversation with Joel Sietsem and Alankara Santhana

Marantz has established a strong foundation in the industry with their High fidelity audio systems since the 1970s. Marantz designs products that have intricate detail..... read more

Acoustic and Audio System Design for Small Rooms - PART 6

By - Rahul Sarma, CEO, Menura Acoustic Labs in collaboration with Sound Wizard

We started this series with the definition of a small room, and went on to discuss wave interactions. We continued onto sound isolation, absorption and diffusion in parts 2 and 3. Parts 4 and 5 covered system design goals and finally how to optimize a system..... read more

Studio Showcase

If you had a sign above every Studio door saying ‘This studio is a Musical Instrument’ it would make such a different approach to recording.” - Brian Eno..... read more

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Rajkot Sound and Stage Light Owners Association and Sai Systems enlightens audio fraternity of Saurashtra on the latest in products and technologies

The Rajkot Sound & Stage Light Owners Association along with Sai Systems – a key local dealer of market leader brands like Pioneer DJ, Yamaha, Wharfedale and more – successfully organized the 4th edition of its annual pro audio workshop recently, which witnessed a rousing attendance of some of the most imminent names in the Live & DJ sound segment from across the region of Saurashtra. The 3 day novel educational workshop took place at the Garden Fairyland Resort in Rajkot, which was booked in total by the association categorically for the event. The workshop encompassed a schedule covering live sound essentials + techniques as well as DJ essentials and techniques that aimed to enlighten the audience on the unabbreviated power and potential of the various state-of-the-art pro audio and DJ technologies available in India today.

Catering to an audience profile of over 450 audio professionals comprising live sound engineers, rental company owners, DJs and traders from across Saurashtra, the workshop delivered insights and knowledge on the basics of several key technologies in Live & DJ sound. The schedule for day 1 offered basic and advanced informative sessions on conventional loudspeakers systems, line arrays, and more. Day 2 provided an in-depth look at digital pro audio technologies like digital mixing consoles, DSP etc, while Day 3 witnessed an entire day dedicated to DJ technologies like DJ controllers & mixers, DJ players and more. The sessions dealt with how these various technologies function, and how one can explore the use of these technologies to their maximum potential. The speakers and presenters were reputed industry professionals, with the list also including Mr. Kamlesh Dodiya – President of The Rajkot Sound & Stage Light Owners Association, who was the key presenter on day 3. Dodiya commented, “As a true industry association, our endeavor has always been to ensure that we work towards the progress and well-being of every industry professionals in our region. This workshop has been one such initiative, where the intention is to further the knowledge and information value that our industry professionals hold about the various technologies in pro audio technology for live and DJ sound. We are extremely thankful to all those live sound engineers, rental company owners, DJs and traders who came from across Saurashtra and graced this event with their presence, and extended their invaluable support to the workshop and to the association. We are also thankful to the entire team at Sai Systems, who played a key role in ensuring that every aspect of the technical setup was absolutely perfect.”

The workshop involved in-depth practical demonstrations and hands-on user time with the equipment, all of which was provided by Sai Systems.

Products like the digital mixers from industry leaders Yamaha, the range of DJ gear and equipment from undisputed industry champions Pioneer DJ, and the plethora of loudspeaker systems from market heavyweights Wharfedale Pro were sourced through Mumbai based Dev Electronics who are the regional distributors for Yamaha Pro Audio products and Pioneer DJ products (west), and the PAN India distributors of Wharfedale Pro products.

Mehulbhai of Sai Systems, another key member of The Rajkot Sound & Stage Light Owners Association, shares his views: “It was an absolute pleasure to be a part of this workshop, and an honour to have been of service to the association and to this event in providing the entire equipment inventory. Our goal is not just to do great business but also to give back to the industry at large and help industry professionals grow qualitatively. Thus, it was a natural decision for us to participate in this workshop, and I’m extremely glad with the response we received.”