Inside the hotel, the ImmersiveSpace featured recorded performances of artists from three countries. Playback here was heard through a system of nine ULTRA‑X20™ compact loudspeakers with deep bass from a USW-112P™ subwoofer. The immersive program featured 15 musicians from three countries.
Certainly, the sound partnership established in Switzerland has been fully embraced in China as well, as expressed by festival CEO Joyce Peng Peng. “We were totally happy with what we heard this year. The sound from the Meyer Sound systems feels like a warm hug and you sense a clear and strong heartbeat.”
Plans are underway for a much larger second edition of Montreux Jazz Festival China, to be held in mid-October of 2022. Expectations are for attendance of 5,000 per day over three to five days, with more than 30 concerts on three stages with predominantly international acts.
About Meyer Sound
Founded by John and Helen Meyer in 1979, Meyer Sound is a global leader in providing integrated solutions for sound reinforcement, spatial sound, acoustic systems, studio monitoring and high-end residential systems. Recognized as an audio technology pioneer, Meyer Sound was the first to introduce dedicated loudspeaker processors, source independent measurement, large-scale self-powered loudspeakers, and cardioid subwoofers, among other innovations. The premium professional brand maintains rigorous quality control in its design and manufacturing of sustainable solutions for concert touring and festivals, houses of worship, cinema, education, corporate offices and residential. Scientific research and innovative product development have earned more than 100 US and international patents along with numerous industry awards. Headquartered in Berkeley, California with operations globally, Meyer Sound is a company where employees are innovators and diversity, equity and inclusion are embraced in the workplace and the community.