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Flatirons Community Church in Colorado looks after the spiritual needs of 20,000 congregants each week across three facilities. Helping bring the intended experience to the masses, Flatirons Community Church audio director Bryce Boynton uses a variety of DPA mics for live, recorded and streamed audio needs. ...… Continue Reading
The 1,000-seat main sanctuary at Christ Presbyterian Church in Edina, MN recently upgraded its sound system with the help of Reach Communications (Champlin, MN), which provided and installed a considerably Nexo Geo S system to complement the Yamaha CL5 Digital Audio Console with two Rio3224-D input/output boxes that it installed last year in the sanctuary....… Continue Reading
The 10,000-member Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship (OCBF) church in Dallas, Texas, recently upgraded its technical facilities across the board, from sound to lighting to video. For the project, it turned to Guitar Center Professional (GC Pro), the business-to-business (B2B) division of Guitar Center, to source the right components and appoint systems integrators for the AVL and control systems. ...… Continue Reading
Jeremy Rollefson has toured the world, working as a live sound engineer, monitor engineer and production manager for acts like Toby Keith, Miranda Lambert, Newsboys and Switchfoot. But while he’s used to working behind massive FOH consoles, when he recently consulted on a new audio system for the First Reformed Church in Buffalo Center, IA, he opted for something that fit better with its surroundings, choosing an Allen & Heath Qu-24 console for the church’s soundbooth, and a ME-U Monitor Hub and a Ar-2412, which were placed behind stage right in a custom stage rack....… Continue Reading
Mention audio systems going into a church and often times, folks picture a megachurch with an arena-sized PA. That kind of arrangement wasn’t needed, however, when the 200-seat Faith Free Will Baptist Church in North Carolina recently upgraded its audio system....… Continue Reading
Monte Brothers Sound Systems (Ardsley, NY) recently renovated the audio system inside The National Shrine of St. John Neumann, located in the lower church of St. Peter the Apostle Church in Philadelphia. The upgrade was part of preparations for the World Meeting of Families events at the church, held during the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia in September. Key to the effort was the addition of new microphones, both wired and RF, from Audio-Technica....… Continue Reading
Covering 3,500 people in an in-the-round format is never easy—and doing so while making up the speaker configuration on the fly is even harder. That’s the situation that DB Production Services of Loveland, CO, a full video, lighting, and sound production provider, faced recently when it provided audio for the annual Alliance Council meeting of The Alliance, a Christ-based global movement, in Long Beach, CA.
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Church on the Move (COTM) has an appropriate name. Its main Tulsa campus, set on 300 acres, is home to several venues including the 2,500-capacity Main Auditorium and a 1,500 capacity space in the Oneighty building (youth ministry), both of which recently got SSL L500 live mixing consoles and a Live Remote Expander....… Continue Reading
Willow Creek Community Church serves more than 20,000 people every weekend through its six campuses, so when it came time to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the congregation on October 18, the only place big enough to hold the event indoors was the 20,500-seat United Center in Chicago on October 18. ...… Continue Reading
Implementing a new audio mixing console for a house of worship is never a light matter....… Continue Reading