2/15/2008 [Live Sound]World's Largest Manufacturer of Musical Instruments Celebrates Fruitful Relationship with the Biggest Speaker Company in the United States
At the Winter NAMM 2008 trade show, Rob Gault (center), president, Eminence Speaker LLC, bestows Yamaha with a plaque, accepted by John Schauer (left), product manager, Yamaha's Live Sound division, and Wayne Hrabak (right), marketing manager, Yamaha's Live Sound division.
Last year, Yamaha Corporation of America produced a DVD entitled "The Inside Story: Yamaha Club Series Loudspeakers," which highlights the degree of care, quality and handcrafting that enhance the quality of Club series loudspeakers and also serves as a plain-language primer to the intricacies of speaker design and the physics of sound reproduction.
The DVD features Yamaha technicians and engineers at work, along with footage of workers and heavy machinery manufacturing both low and high frequency drivers at the Eminence Speaker company in Eminence, Ky. The video also details features like aluminum baskets and curvilinear cones in low frequency drivers and illustrates the engineering behind the custom-designed phase plug and pure titanium diaphragms used in the high frequency driver.
The Yamaha-produced DVD, "The Inside Story: Yamaha Club Series Loudspeakers," features footage of workers and heavy machinery manufacturing low and high frequency drivers at the Eminence Speaker company.
A free copy of the video, offered as an educational item for interested prospective users, can be requested by logging on to www.yamaha.com/insidestory.
For more information, write Yamaha Corporation of America, Pro Audio & Combo Division, Live Sound, P.O. Box 6600, Buena Park, CA 90622; telephone (714) 522-9011; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit www.yamaha.com/livesound.
For more information about Eminence Speaker LLC visit www.eminence.com. P.O. Box 360, 838 Mulberry Pk., Eminence, KY 40019, or e-mail email@example.com.