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Lectrosonics, Now Available from GTD!

We are proud to announce our new relationship with Lectrosonics. At Greater Than Designs, we love to partner with the best of the best and we know Lectrosonics will fit right in. Let us put together a quote for your professional grade system tuning package with Lectrosonics reference class wireless, DPA or Earthworks […]


GTD @AES

Eric was invited to sit on an expert panel entitled, “Corporate Events: Complex Setup, One Chance to Get it Right, What Could Go Wrong?” at the 137th International Audio Engineering Society Convention. It was in interesting seminar filled with discussion about how to approach corporate events from a techniques, politics and equipment […]


Worldwide Debut of JBL VTX-V20 at NAMM

It was an honor to get to be amongst the first to run this system through its paces in front of thousands of music fans at NAMM 2014. The HARMAN team has a fantastic offering in the pipeline and I can’t wait to use it on more shows. http://www.jblpro.com/www/news/press-releases/press-release-detail/2014/01/23/harman-professional-powers-namm-2014-gopro-stage-line-up-includes-akg-soundcraft-and-crown-technologies-with-martin-lighting-and-worldwide-debut-of-jbl-vtx-series-v20-line-array   […]


MSI Production Services Lines Comic-Con 2013 Panels With AKG Microphones

This article can be found here amongst many other places. http://www.prosoundweb.com/article/msi_production_services_lines_comic-con_2013_panels_with_akg_microphones/     The recent Comic-Con 2013 in San Diego hosted more than 100,000 visitors as well as dozens of celebrity guests discussing their latest movie roles and ideas surrounding the comic universe. During numerous panels, stars such as Patrick […]


DPA Microphones Play Key Role at La Jolla Playhouse

Article appears http://www.fohonline.com/news/9181-dpa-microphones-in-leading-role-at-la-jolla-playhouse-.html SAN DIEGO, CA – La Jolla Playhouse at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) does double-duty with its five venues: they serve students as well as professional productions. To supplement its purchased stock of DPA d:dicate mics, the university often rents additional DPA gear, turning to […]


Anaheim Convention Center’s New Grand Plaza Outdoor Stage Kicks Off Winter NAMM 2013 With HARMAN Professional Live Sound System

Original Article: http://harmanprogroup.blogspot.com/2013/02/anaheim-convention-centers-new-grand.html   Anaheim Convention Center’s New Grand Plaza Outdoor Stage Kicks Off Winter NAMM 2013 With HARMAN Professional Live Sound System     A full HARMAN live sound system featuring AKG microphones, Crown VRack amplification systems, JBL VTX line arrays and Soundcraft Vi Series digital consoles was deployed at […]


JBL PROFESSIONAL DEBUTS VERTEC SUBCOMPACT SUSPENSION ACCESSORIES AT PROLIGHT & SOUND 2011

Original Article:http://www.prosoundweb.com/article/print/jbl_professional_debuts_vertec_subcompact_suspension_accessories_at_proligh   JBL Professional Debuts VerTec Subcompact Suspension Accessories At Prolight & Sound 2011 Enables quick assembly of variable curvature vertical or modular constant-curvature horizontal line arrays   April 08, 2011, by PSW Staff     At Prolight & Sound 2011, JBL Professional has unveiled the latest suspension hardware accessories for […]


LOVE, JANIS – LOS ANGLES – VARIETY

“Eric Stahlhammer’s sound is to be lauded for keeping the decibel’s at a proper Joplin level without blasting out the walls of the spacious Wilshire Theater.”   http://www.variety.com/review/VE1117937309.html?categoryid=33&cs=1   Love, Janis (Wilshire Theater; 2,000 seats; $100 top) By JULIO MARTINEZ     Mary Bridget Davies provides the vocals for biotuner […]


Love, Janis Loves JBL’s Vertec®

Original Link: http://livedesignonline.com/theatre/topstory/love_janis_jbl_vertec_0326/   Mar 26, 2008 1:30 PM   Marking the first commercial use of JBL Professional’s  new powered full-size Vertec® VT4889ADP full-range line array element and VT4880ADP companion subwoofer with JBL DrivePack® technology, San Diego-based Meeting Services Inc. is providing audio, lighting, and projection needs for the national […]


JOB PROFESSIONAL FEATURE – LOVE, JANIS NATIONAL TOUR

This article appears in the following locations. http://www.jblpro.com/press/march08/Love_Janis.html http://stage-directions.com/index2.php?option=com_content&do_pdf=1&id=706 http://fohonline.com/index2.php?option=com_content&do_pdf=1&id=1361 http://blog.mixonline.com/briefingroom/2008/04/15/theatrical-production-love-janis-premieres-jbls-new-powered-full-size-vertec®-system/ http://blog.digitalcontentproducer.com/briefingroom/2008/03/20/ http://blog.svconline.com/briefingroom/   HIT THEATRICAL PRODUCTION “LOVE, JANIS” PREMIERES JBL’S NEW POWERED FULL-SIZE VERTEC® SYSTEM   FRANKFURT, GERMANY, 12 March 2008 – Marking the first commercial use of JBL Professional’s new powered full-size VERTEC® VT4889ADP full-range line array element […]


5 QUESTIONS FOR: ERIC STAHLHAMMER, SOUND DESIGNER – LIVE DESIGN FEATURE

http://livedesignonline.com/mag/five_questions_eric/ 5 QUESTIONS FOR: ERIC STAHLHAMMER, SOUND DESIGNER 1.How many productions of Love, Janis have you designed, and how has the sound evolved along the way? My history with Love, Janis began in 2005 at the Actors Theatre of Louisville. Since then, I have designed the show for nine separate […]


HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY, LAGUNA BEACH, CA -ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

“ Eric Stahlhammer creates a crisp and warm sound for both the music and the sound effects in this play.”   Voted Best Professional Theater Production by the Orange County Register ‘Hank Williams: Lost Highway,’ Laguna Playhouse   The singer always gets the headlines, and it was Van Zeiler’s commanding […]


PURE CONFIDENCE – DENVER CENTER THEATRE COMPANY – DENVER POST

“Director Kent Gash’s finely-tuned ensemble is topped off—and the Kentucky and Saratoga scenes rounded out…Emily Beck’s alternately impressionistic and realistic sets compliment the idyllic times and harsh realities spanned by the story. Subtle lighting contributions from Liz Lee and telling musical choices from Eric Stahlhammer punctuate the dramatic arc.” The […]


FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN – SEATTLE REPERTORY THEATRE

“The design elements were as beautiful and harmonious as the music was, each working perfectly with the other and evoking the time and place very well…The sound design mostly consisted in the miking of the voices and instruments, but that was flawless…”   The Broadway Hour: Seattle Wednesday, February 28, […]


LOVE, JANIS – VARIETY

“The band itself, which expands from a four- to a seven-piece to convey her different groups’ sounds, is excellent, the sound mix suitably loud but clear.”   http://www.variety.com/review/VE1117931121.html?categoryid=33&cs=1 Love, Janis (Marines Memorial Theater, San Francisco; 650 seats; $67 top) By DENNIS HARVEY   In ‘Love, Janis,’ Morgan Hallett, left, plays […]


SFX AND SHOWBUILDER SIMPLY LOVE JANIS – STAGE RESEARCH

http://www.stageresearch.com/showcases/indexArchived.aspx?0604_showcase.html   SFX and ShowBuilder Simply Love Janis By Eric Stahlhammer After playing the Actors Theatre of Louisville and the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, “Love, Janis” is currently rocking the Hanna Theater in Cleveland’s Playhouse Square. In this new rock musical, the life and music of Rock-N-Roll icon Janis […]


HANK WILLIAMS; LOST HIGHWAY – CACTUS CHRONICLE

“Lighting (Don Darnutzer) and sound (Eric Stahlhammer) were critical as transition indicators to and from regular settings and Hank’s live performances and were done so well, you might start to think you were at a Hank Williams concert instead of a Hank Williams play.”   Original Article: http://edweb.tusd.k12.az.us/cactuschronicle/2005-2006/Issue%204%20PDF/Page%204%20.pdf   ATC’s […]


HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY, ARIZONA THEATRE COMPANY

“Eric Stahlhammer’s sound design is balanced and never overwhelming.”   It’s a Little Like the Blues   mspt@goldfishpublishers.com Reviewed 12/2/05   Regional theatre companies such as Arizona Theatre Company have become adept at disguising their musical revues. Hank Williams: Lost Highway is another greatest hits album, but by telling an […]