Lighting Products of the Year were accepted by (l to r): Tom Littrell for Conventional (ETC Source Four LED); Matt Corke for Moving Light (PRG Best Boy); Bob Gordon of A.C.T Lighting for Control (MA Lighting MA onPC Command Wing); and Aldis Janevics, Ritvars Sakals, and Colin Waters from TMB for Effect (Solaris LED Flare).
Excellence In Live Design were accepted by (l to r): François Canac-Marquis of Dufour Spectacles & Images for Concert (The Wall Of Sound); Hubert Gagnon of Blackout Design for Corporate Event (The Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony); Winky Fairorth of Tait in Live For Broadcast (London 2012 Olympic Ceremonies); and Reggie Jarrett of Disney in three categories, Architainment (Disney Dreams); Theatre Production (Disney's Aladdin: A Musical Spectacular), and Venue, Theatre (Mad T Party). Marquee New York won for Venue, Club or Lounge but winner Steve Lieberman and SJ Lighting was unable to attend.
Sound Products of the Year were accepted by: Michael Eisenberg for Loudspeaker (d&b audiotechnik V-array); Mark Meding for Mixer (Aviom A360); Howard Kaufman for Microphone (Lectrosonics MM400C); and Matt Larson of Group One Ltd. for Connector (DiGiCo UB MADI USB 2.0). PHOTO: Paul Fronc
Projection Products of the Year were accepted by: Steve Warren for Media Server (Avolites Media Ai Infinity 8); Andy Beaudet for Projector (Barco HDQ-2K40); Bob Caniglia for Video Switcher (Blackmagic Design ATEM Television Studio); and Philippe Chaurand for Software (Millumin).
Creative consultant Abe Jacob looks on while Meyer Sound's Gavin Canaan presents the Meyer Scholarship winners. PHOTO: Paul Fronc
Meyer Sound and Live Design presented the winners of the 2013 John and Helen Meyer Scholarship during the Live Design Broadway Sound Master Classes (BSMC). Front row: creative consultant Abe Jacob, Maggie Burke, Alexandria Bottiglieri, Rachel Miller, Jacqueline Anscombe. Back row: David Crawford, Torben Kärst, and Gavin Canaan of Meyer Sound. PHOTO: Paul Fronc
A packed house celebrated the Broadway Sound Master Classes at City Winery at a closing reception sponsored by Meyer Sound. PHOTO: Paul Fronc
Room full of Tony nominees: sound designers attended the Broadway Sound Master Classes reception, directly from a Tony nominees' party, flanking BSMC creative consultant Abe Jacob (l to r): Nevin Steinberg, John Gromada, Jacobs, Jonathan Deans, and Leon Rothenberg. PHOTO: Paul Fronc
Live Design publisher and Broadway Master Classes producer David Johnson and BSMC creative consultant Abe Jacob. PHOTO: Paul Fronc
Live Design presented its awards for Products of the Year (lighting, projection, and sound), as well as Excellence In Live Design, during the Broadway Master Classes earlier this month.