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Stories tagged with the term "intelligibility"

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Iconyx Gen5 Fortifies Mass in Illinois

Posted in News on December 4, 2017 2:20 pm EST

Two 1960s-style column speakers driven by a similarly aged four-channel powered mixer get a modern reboot with Renkus-Heinz technology.


Sound Solution Delivers Intelligibility for Korean Church

Posted in News on October 30, 2017 10:15 am EDT

Mahajak Trio Electronics deploys a complete Harman sound solution to ensure intelligible audio coverage at Open Union Church in Malaysia.


Line Arrays Steer Clarity at St Paul’s Church in Abu Dhabi

Posted in News on October 9, 2017 11:36 am EDT

In the battle of architecture vs. acoustics in houses of worship throughout the world, a large, circular, open hall gets a boost in intelligibility with the installation of Renkus-Heinz Iconyx IC24-16-RN digitally steerable line array loudspeakers.


Swiss Church Upgraded for Audio Intelligibility and Aesthetics

Posted in News on September 27, 2017 1:33 pm EDT

Meyer Sound column array loudspeakers expand multimedia coverage options in the sanctuary of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in the Swiss town of Brig.


North Carolina Church Puts Emphasis on Every Word, Every Note

Posted in News on September 12, 2017 9:59 am EDT

St. Mary Magdalene Parish benefits from a Renkus-Heinz Iconyx IC2 sound system, designed and installed by Cary, N.C., design/build AV systems integration firm Avcon Inc.


Putting Acoustics into Perspective

Posted in Education  > Resources on September 7, 2017 1:46 pm EDT

At houses of worship, people are coming primarily to hear the sermon. If they can't hear it, the service is a failure. An interview with a veteran acoustician, Frederick Ampel, Ph.D.


Manitoba Church’s Sound Thrives with Beam-Steering Technology

Posted in News on August 24, 2017 3:40 pm EDT

A system based on Renkus-Heinz's IC Live Gen5 series helps a church with diverse audio needs attain better sound in a visually discreet way.


Sound Renovation Clarifies Message in India

Posted in News on May 25, 2017 11:43 am EDT

Thane Catholic Church north of Mumbai undergoes architectural restoration and an audio upgrade.


Sophisticated Sound Spec’d at Garden State Church

Posted in News on May 24, 2017 1:41 pm EDT

From six original pendant loudspeakers to a system using Community's E-Series Entasys loudspeakers, New Jersey's Christ the Redeemer Parish Church gets fine-tuned sound and intelligibility.


Upping a Colorado Church’s Audio Quality

Posted in News on March 2, 2017 2:28 pm EST

A Tennessee-based AVL systems integration company outfits Cherry Hills Community Church's worship space for better audio and complete coverage.


New Audio System for Historic Los Angeles Cathedral-Style Church

Posted in News on March 1, 2017 2:04 pm EST

CCI Solutions designs L-Acoustics Kiva and X Series system for a traditional worship environment at LA's First Baptist Church.


Famed Montreal Cathdral Achieves Divine Sound

Posted in Projects on January 31, 2017 9:49 am EST

Montreal's acoustically challenging Marie-Reine-Du-Monde Basilique Cathedrale gets a discreet, intelligible sound solution with Iconyx digitally steerable line arrays from Renkus-Heinz.


Louisiana Church Gets Major Boost in Intelligibility

Posted in Projects  > AVL Upgrade on August 16, 2016 12:44 pm EDT

After the merging of two parishes, Divine Mercy opens the doors of its brand new sanctuary that features exposed truss, a tall, vaulted wood deck ceiling, and stain-glassed windows. Though lovely, the sanctuary presented immediate acoustic challenges.


Ramping Up Intelligibility in the Midwest

Posted in Projects  > AVL Upgrade on August 4, 2016 2:49 pm EDT

East Sunshine Christian Church in Springfield, Mo., embraces Renkus-Heinz's Iconyx Gen5 digitally steered array loudspeakers for attendees' hearing clarity.


Historic Temple Emanu-El Achieves Lavish Sound

Posted in News on June 7, 2016 1:00 pm EDT

The exquisite architecture of Emanu-El had been a source of frustration, creating an ocean of echoes that drowned out intelligibility, until a visually unobtrusive solution was found in the Renkus-Heinz Iconyx Gen5.