AUDIO TO RECEIVE TECHNICAL GRAMMY® AWARD
acknowledged for its contribution of outstanding technical excellence
to the recording field —
AVIV, ISRAEL, December 23, 2010 — Waves
Audio was informed that it will be presented with a prestigious
Technical GRAMMY® Award during the GRAMMY Week celebration
in February 2011. The news was made public as part of The Recording
Academy® announcing its Special Merit Awards recipients, with
Waves Audio as a Technical GRAMMY Award® honoree. A special
invitation-only ceremony will be held during GRAMMY Week on Saturday,
Feb. 12, 2011, and a formal acknowledgment will be made during
the 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast, which will be held at
STAPLES Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011. With this
presentation of the Technical GRAMMY®, Waves joins a prestigious
list of previous recipients which includes such well-known names
as Apple Computer, Inc., Sony/Philips, Shure Incorporated and
Special Merit GRAMMY is awarded by vote of the Producers &
Engineers Wing Advisory Council and Producers & Engineers
Wing Chapter Committees and ratification by The Recording Academy’s
National Trustees to companies that have made outstanding contributions
of technical significance to the recording field.
is a tremendous honor," said Gilad Keren, founder and CEO
of Waves Audio. "Knowing that we've played a part in the
creation of so much great music over the years motivates us to
keep making new tools for the audio community, doing our small
part to enable their creativity."
For more information, please visit www.waves.com.
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From its start in the early '90s with the introduction of the
Q10 equalizer plugin, Waves, a leading provider of audio DSP solutions
for professional, broadcast, and consumer electronics audio markets,
has gone on to develop a comprehensive line of over 100 audio
plugins including industry standards like the L1 and L2 Ultramaximizers,
popular vintage console models, and innovative mixing tools like
Vocal Rider and the Artist Signature Series. Waves technologies
are now used to improve sound quality in virtually every sector
of the audio market, from recording, mixing, mastering and post
production to broadcast, live sound, and consumer electronics.
Waves has over 15 years of expertise in the development of psycho-acoustic
signal processing algorithms that leverage knowledge on the human
perception of hearing to radically improve perceived sound quality.
Waves’ award-winning processors are utilized to improve
sound quality in the creation of hit records, major motion pictures,
and popular video games worldwide. Waves offers computer software
solutions as well as hardware plus software solutions for the
professional and broadcast markets. Under its Maxx brand, Waves
offers semiconductor and licensable algorithms for consumer electronics
applications. Waves’ Maxx technologies dramatically enhance
audio performance and are used by industry leaders such as Sony,
Sanyo, JVC, Toshiba, and many others. For more information, visit
the Waves web site at http://www.waves.com.
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