Old Lyme, CT (August 23, 2007)--The Neumann U 87 is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and Georg Neumann GmbH is marking the occasion with a contest.
Those who send a short video message (maximum 30 seconds) concerning their associations with the U 87 to My-U87-Message@Neumann.com via e-mail or MMS by December 31, 2007, will have a chance to win “a special prize that is not for sale on the market.” A drawing will be held among the 87 most interesting entries for the prize of a trip to Neumann Berlin, providing an in-depth insight into the secrets of development and manufacture of the U 87 and other Neumann microphones. There will also be ample time for sightseeing. Additional information and conditions for participation can be found at the company’s website.
The U 87 Anniversary Set will be available in a few weeks. “This special edition set is something which collectors, fans, and all those who have ever dreamed of owning a U 87 can look forward to, says Wolfgang Fraissinet, president of marketing and sales at Neumann Berlin. “It is an exclusive version with unique product features."
Georg Neumann GmbH