Downtown Resource Group

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AV for You provided video support for Downtown Resource Group for their event at Machine Shop in Minneapolis.

A 6.75’x12’ screen as set up for rear projection with an Eiki HDT700. Black pipe and drape was used to finish off the backstage area.

Gopher Football at the Hilton Minneapolis

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AV for You set up audio, video and lighting for the University of Minnesota’s Gopher Football Banquet at the Hilton in Downtown Minneapolis.

For audio we provided our dB Technologies DVA T4 line array speakers. We used Sumner 16 Eventer Stage Lifts to fly 8 boxes and set 4 onstage as center fills using our dB Technologies DVA DSA 4 stand adapters. We also set up JBL VRX line array speakers on the sides of the room using our Global Truss ST132 tripod crank stands to get them high in the air. JBL VRX subwoofers provided extra low end in the large ballroom creating more dramatic and dynamic sound for video and music cues. Audio Technica podium mics, along with two Shure Flexi-Mic podium mics were spread among three podiums on stage. QSC K10 speakers were placed on stage as floor monitors for the presenters.

For video we rear projected Eiki 7KHD Projectors onto Screen Works 9×16 truss screens. We also provided two Vizio 60 Inch monitors as confidence monitors for the speakers. Decimator HDMI-SDI cross converters distributed high quality video signal to all the projectors and monitors.

For lighting we rigged ETC Source 4 lights along 15′ truss towers in the back of the room for a long even stage wash. We also provided three of our Source 4 Pars as back lights for the speakers on stage. We set up 20 of our EchoCUBE Battery Powered Uplights to illuminate the large muslin backdrop we set up behind the stage with the football team’s gold color.

At the tech table we used the Behringer X32 digital mixer for audio. We also set up our Shure QLXD4 wireless microphone distro rack and our Shure UHF-R wireless microphone rack for dependable and clear wireless audio. For video we used our Analog Way QuickVu video switcher and a Qlab laptop for video playback. For lighting we had our ETC Smartfade Lighting Console to provide control over the stage wash and backlighting. We also used our ClearComm Wireless Com to allow the techs on the show to communicate to each other during the program.

Fantastic Sam’s at Marriott NW

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AV for You provided audio, video and lighting for Fantastic Sam’s Stylist Event at the Marriott Northwest in Brooklyn Park, MN.

For audio we used dB Technologies DVA T4 Line Array Speakers. We raised six speakers using our Sumner Eventer 16 Lifts and we set the other two on top of four JBL VRX Subs using our DVA Cradles. We also set up QSC K10 powered speakers as stage monitors for the band. We provided drum, guitar, and vocal mics as well.

For video we rigged Eiki 7KHD Projectors along the airwall track to be used in conjunction with the house projector screens. We used our Decimator SDI-HDMI Cross Converters to distribute HD video signal to each projector.

For lighting we rigged Chauvet Ovation E910FC lights to the air wall track for a stage wash. We also provided a colorful backdrop using our American DJ Flat Par Uplights on our grey velour drape behind the stage.

At the tech table we used our Behringer X32 mixer with our Shure QLXD4 Wireless Microphone Distro Rack to provide advanced sound control and quality to the mix of the band onstage. We also used our Analog Way QuickVu Video Switcher and a Qlab Laptop for seamless switching and video playback. We had our ETC Smartfade lighting console set up for control of the stage wash and uplighting color behind the stage.

Loaves and Fishes Gala Fundraiser

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AV for You provided audio and video support for Loaves and Fishes for A Warehouse Affair, a fundraiser held in their warehouse.

Video was shown on a 6.75’x12’ screen with an Eiki HDT700 projector using rear projection and controlled with an Analog Way QuickVu scaler/switcher. A 60” Vizio monitor was set up towards the back of the space to provide an auxiliary screen for tables that did not have a clear view of the main screen.

Audio was heard through QSC K10 powered speakers and Shure wireless microphones.

We brought in our Staging Dimensions stage decks and grey pipe and drape to complete the look of a proper gala fundraiser in the warehouse.

Fundraiser in the Hyundai Club at US Bank Stadium

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AV For You worked with the Page Education Foundation again for their annual fundraiser in the Hyundai Club at US Bank Stadium.

We used Eternal Lighting Cube Echo LED Battery Uplights at registration, set to match the colors in their logo.

We set up a schedule 40 pipe w/ base plate to hold our Source 4 ETC light. The client purchased a custom gobo to show on the white drape. Eternal Lighting Cube Echo LED Battery Uplights were used to accent the pillars that were around the room. They were set to match the colors of the clients logo theme. American DJ Flat Par QWH5X LEDs were then setup at the band stage to light up their backdrop.

TCF Conference at Sheraton West

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AV For You is elated to work with Twin City Federal (TCF) for their Retail Banking Summit at Sheraton Minneapolis West.

We set up Draper 5.75×10 Fastfold Screens with Eiki HDT700 projectors. The projectors sit on top of two 10ft truss towers located in the back of the room. There are ETC Source Four Lights attached to the truss towers as well with Elation DP-640 B Dual Circuit Dimmer Packs attached to the backside of the truss and controlled with a Smartfade lighting board.

Between the screens we setup 3 panels of our Grey Rosebrand Drape lit with Eternal Lighting Cube Echo LED Battery uplights.

Audio is QSC K10 speakers with Shure QLXD4 wireless microphones and an Allen&Heath Zed18 18 Channel Mixer along with two LTI Blox for music and video audio playback.

Great Hall at The Depot Minneapolis

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AV for You set up audio, video, and lighting in The Great Hall for The Reeher Vista Executive Conference at The Depot in Downtown Minneapolis.

For audio we provided JBL VRX Line Array Speakers on stands and placed two in the front of the room and two in the back as a delay speaker set. This allowed for even sound distribution throughout the long space. We also set up our Audio Technica Podium Microphones at our Frosted Podium onstage.

For video we rear projected our Eiki HDT700 Projectors onto Draper 6.75×12 Fastfold Screens. We also provided a 40″ Monitor as a confidence monitor to show the program screen for those speaking from the stage.

For lighting we used ETC Source Four lights for a stage wash by rigging them to 15″ truss towers set in the back corners of the room. We also attached a Source Four light to a 12′ Schedule 40 pipe to project a gobo onto our white muslin backdrop. We used  American DJ Flat Par uplights to create a vibrant colored backdrop for those onstage.

At the tech table we are using the Behringer X32 Compact Digital Mixer and a Shure QLXD4 Wireless Microphone Distro Rack for audio. We also have our Analog Way Pulse2 Video Switcher and a Playback Pro for video rolls. Finally We set up our ETC Smartfade for lighting, PerfectCue Mini for slide advancement and HME MB300 ClearCom for wireless communication during the conference. ​

Projector Mapped Stage Backdrop

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AV for You has new options for stage backdrops and decor. Projector mapping can add dynamic motion, graphics, even advertising to your stage.

See a video of this backdrop in action

 

 

 

 

2017 MN VFW Midwinter Conference

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AV For You was honored to provide audio for the 2017 MN VFW Midwinter Conference held at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center.

For audio we provided 8 QSC K10s, 7 wired microphones, Mackie 1604 mixer, and a laptop audio patch.

Also used was 40′ of black drape for a backdrop.

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Shriners Hospital event at Marriott City Center

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We provided all AV for a Shriners Hospital event at the Marriott City Center. Two of our 9×16 screens were used along with our DVA T4 speakers, ETC S4 lights for stage lighting, white muslin backdrop with uplighting, black pipe and drape, and our frosted podium.

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