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GUITAR CENTER PROFESSIONAL UNVEILS NEVE’S NEW
GENESYS CONSOLE TO THE NASHVILLE MARKET
WITH EVENT AT OCEAN WAY NASHVILLE RECORDING STUDIOS
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA, September 17, 2008 —
On Thursday, August 21, 2008, the Nashville branch of Guitar Center
Professional (GC Pro), the outside sales division of Guitar Center that
focuses on the needs of professional users, hosted an event at the picturesque
Ocean Way Nashville. The event, presented in conjunction with leading
recording console manufacturer AMS Neve, marked a formal unveiling and
presentation of Neve’s new Genesys console to the Nashville market.
The Nashville event is part of a tour, with similar presentations planned
for Los Angeles and other major markets.
At the event, Nashville’s GC Pro team was joined
by Robin Porter, AMS Neve Head of Analogue Design, who personally designed
the Genesys, as well as GC Pro’s Dan Scalpone, Chicago-based Senior
Account Manager. Attendees included prominent Nashville studio owners
and engineers, students, press and other key members of the industry.
The event gave them the opportunity to sit behind the console and be
hands-on with its actual operation, letting them experience the Genesys’
“We are proud to be the first to debut the Genesys
console to the Nashville market,” stated Nashville-based GC Pro
Account Manager Chad Evans. “This is a paradigm-shifting product,
and Nashville particularly deserves to be on the cutting edge of all
recording technology. The event was a success on all accounts, and we
look forward to being the go-to provider of the Genesys for the Nashville
Photo File: GCPro_NashvilleNeve.JPG
Photo Caption: Pictured (L-R): GC Pro Senior Account Manager Dan Scalpone,
AMS Neve Head of Analogue Design Robin Porter and Nashville-based GC
Pro Account Manager Chad Evans, in front of Neve’s new Genesys
console at a recent event unveiling and presenting the console to the
Nashville market at Ocean Way Nashville Recording Studios. Photo by
Corey Walthall/Clyne Media, Inc.
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About Guitar Center Professional / Guitar Center
Guitar Center Professional is the outside sales division of Guitar Center
that focuses on the needs of professional users. Its clientele includes
recording studios, audio engineers, producers, recording and touring
musicians, live sound venues, post production facilities and more. Emphasizing
extraordinary individualized service via local account managers, GC
Pro offers expert consultation and a comprehensive selection of the
world’s finest equipment for music and audio professionals. More
information on GC Pro can be found by visiting www.gcpro.com.
Guitar Center is the leading United States retailer of
guitars, amplifiers, percussion instruments, keyboards and pro-audio
and recording equipment. Our retail store subsidiary presently operates
more than 200 Guitar Center stores across the U.S. In addition, our
Music & Arts division operates more than 100 stores specializing
in band instruments for sale and rental, serving teachers, band directors,
college professors and students. We are also the largest direct response
retailer of musical instruments in the United States through our wholly
owned subsidiary, Musician's Friend, Inc., and its catalog and Web site,
www.musiciansfriend.com. More information on Guitar Center can be found
by visiting the Company's Web site at www.guitarcenter.com.
The Guitar Center logo is a registered
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trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated.
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