Stow, OH (May 15, 2017)—Audio-Technica has been providing microphones and headphones for the 2017 High School Nation, a touring music festival promoting the arts and music programs in high schools around the country.
The 2017 tour is hitting 60 schools to help set up permanent recording facilities in each school, as well as host presentations designed to encourage students to pursue a career in the arts. As the tour’s official microphone/headphone sponsor, Audio-Technica is supplying products for student giveaways at each school, as well as mic/headphone components to help outfit the schools’ new recording studios.
Student giveaways include AT2005USB Cardioid Dynamic USB/XLR Microphones, and either ATH-M20x Professional Monitor Headphones or ATH-M30x Professional Monitor Headphones at each school. For the schools’ new recording studios, A-T is supplying AT2020 Cardioid Condenser Microphones and either ATH-M20x or ATH-M30x headphones.
Additionally, A-T is outfitting the mic complement for the High School Nation tour presentations themselves, featuring live music and Q&A sessions where students can ask the HSN crew questions and learn more about careers in the arts.
For these events, A-T is providing three System 10 PRO Rack-Mount Digital Wireless Systems (ATW-1322 Dual-Channel configuration), along with numerous ATM230PK, ATM650 and ATM250 Hypercardioid Dynamic Instrument Microphones, ATM510 Cardioid Dynamic Handheld Microphones and ATH-M50x Professional Monitoring Headphones. Additional AT2020 mics will be used in High School Nation’s educational studios and podcasts.