E Creative Event at Hilton Minneapolis

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AV For You provided audio, video, staging, and lighting for a E Creative event held at Hilton Minneapolis.

For audio two of our JBL VRX line array tops, Behringer X32 Producer, wireless lav, wireless handhelds, digital audio snake, Podium mics, and LTI block for laptop audio were used.

For video two of our 7.5×10 screens, 4K HD projectors, and decimators were set.

For lighting our ETC S4 lights were used for stage wash and our battery powered uplights behind the stage. Our Smartfade 1248 was used for lighting control.

For staging we set our grey drape behind the stage.

 

2017 Philanthropy in Action Conference

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AV For You provided Audio, Video and Lighting for the 2017 Philanthropy in Action Conference held by Minnesota Council on Foundations at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Downtown Minneapolis.

The Philanthropy in Action Conference is a yearly event where grantmakers come together to learn about new ideas and tools that will push their work forward, take action, and create change.

For Audio we provided 4 JBL VRX Speakers spread throughout the room on stands. We also provided our Audio-Technica Podium Microphones on our Frosted Podium.
For Video we front projected two Eiki 7kHD Projectors from towers in the back of the room onto our Da-Lite 8′ x 14′ Fastfold Screens. We also provided a 40″ Monitor as a confidence monitor for those speaking onstage.
For Lighting we used 6 of our ETC Source 4 lights from a single 13′ Tower from the back of the room to provide even coverage of light on the stage. We also set up 8 of our ADJ Flat Par Uplights to provide a colorful backdrop on the 20′ of grey drape that we set up behind the stage.
At the tech table we were using two of our Shure QLXD4 Wireless Microphone Racks, the Behringer X32 Producer Digital Mixer, a ETC Smartfade Console, a Playback Pro laptop for Video Rolls, and an Analog Way Quickvu Video Switcher for basic video switching.
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2016 U of M Gopher Football Banquet

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AV For You was honored to set audio, video and lighting for the Minnesota Gopher’s annual Football Banquet and Senior Awards Banquet. The event was held in the Minneapolis Ballroom of the Hilton in downtown Minneapolis.

For audio we set up 12 of our DVA T4 Line Array Speakers rigging 6 boxes each from our two Sumner Eventer 16 Stage Lifts. We provided four of our VRX JBL Line Array Speaker and our 4 JBL VRX Subwoofers along the center of the room to provide better coverage and extra clarity to the Audience middle of the room. We set up three QSC K10s along the stage as monitors for speakers and players onstage. We also set up our Audio Technica gooseneck mics on our frosted podium.

For video we rear projected our two Barco 12k projectors onto our 16×9 Screen Works fastfold screens. We also have two 60″ confidence monitors along the large stage to provide ample view of the program to those presenting and receiving awards.

For lighting we provided 13 of our ETC source 4 Lights spread across three 15′ truss towers. We used an extra three source 4 lights for backlight, providing better light balance to the live camera for those on stage. We also provided 20 uplights to add color to the 60 ft. of White Muslin we ran behind the stage.

At the tech table we set up our Analog Way QuickVu video switcher for seamless transitions between PowerPoint and Camera, our Playback Pro and Show laptops for graphics and video roll, our full-size Behringer X32 digital mixer and Shure QLXD4 and UHF-R wireless mic racks for audio and our ETC smartfade for light control.

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2016 NARI MN COTY Awards


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AV For You provided video, audio, and lighting for the 2016 NARI Minnesota COTY (Contractors of the Year) Awards held at International Market Square in Minneapolis, MN.

Our 8×14 screen was rigged from the second level just above the stage and front projected with our Eiki 7k HD projector.

For audio we had six JBL VRX Line Array speakers spread equally on the main floor for proper sound. Our frosted podium was set center stage with our Audio Technica podium mics.

For lighting we used 25 battery powered uplights set to blue spread throughout the main floor and second floor. Our ETC Source 4s were set on the second floor to light to the stage. For the photo op area our Lowell Light kit was used.

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Heart of St. Paul Fundraiser at the Great Hall in St. Paul Minnesota

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AV for You set-up audio, video and lighting for the Heart of St. Paul fundraiser event, hosted by the Minnesota Museum of American Art at The Great Hall in St. Paul, Minnesota.

For Audio we used our JBL VRX Line Array speakers on stands, two on each side of the room in the front and another set of two further from the stage to provide sound for the audience towards the back of the room. We also used our Audio Technica Podium Microphones on top of our Truss Podium on stage.

For video, we rear projected one of our Eiki 7KHD projectors onto a Dalite 8’x14’ Fast-Fold screen.

For lighting, we provided two of our ETC Source 4 lights for a general stage wash and set them up on the 2nd floor balcony hanging them from a T-bar on our new Crank Up Tripod Lift.

Picture of the AV for You tech table at the Heart of St. Paul Fundraiser at the Great Hall in St. Paul Minnesota

At the tech table, we provided basic video switching using the Analog Way QuickVu Video Switcher and one of our ASUS PowerPoint Laptops. We also have the Perfect Cue set up for remote control over the PowerPoint slides, our Shure QLXD4 Wireless Mic Rack, and the Behringer X32 Producer Digital Mixer.

2016 Minnesota Manufacturing Awards at Aria

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AV for You provided audio, video, and lighting support for Minnesota Business Magazine’s 2016 Minnesota Manufacturing Awards at Aria. We used the following equipment.

Video: 9×16 fast fold screen, 7k HD projector, and a 60″ confidence monitor

Audio: Behringer x32 digital audio mixer and four JBL VRX line array speakers

Lighting: We used multiple lighting fixtures for a stage wash as well as for the projection of custom Gobos.

Finally, we also provided our frosted glass podium to complete the contemporary aesthetic.

Lupus Walk for Hope and 5k Trail Run – Twin Cities at French Regional Park

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AV for You provided audio and staging for the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota’s, Lupus Walk for Hope and 5K Trail Run – Twin Cities at French Regional Park in Plymouth, MN. For audio, we flew eight of our JBL VRX Line Array Speakers using two of our Sumner Eventer 16 Stage Lifts. We stacked 4 speakers for each lift and covered them with our custom made outdoor covers to protect them from light rain throughout the day.

For the event’s staging, we set up an 8’x12′ stage with 24″ legs for the emcee and entertainment to speak and perform from. We attached our 16″ steps with railing for easy access on and off the stage.

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We also set up our Mackie DFX 6 stereo mixer to be used for a simple set up of a wired microphone on stage.

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Finally, our new Honda EU7000is Generator provided power for all of our speakers and the entertainment’s equipment.

Secondhand Hounds Bone Appetit Gala at Aria

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AV for You set audio, video, and a large amount of lighting for Bone Appetit, a culinary experience to benefit Secondhand Hounds (a non profit animal rescue). The event was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota at Aria. We front projected our 7kHD projector onto a 9×16 Fastfold Frame flown from the Catwalk. We also flew 12 dB technologies DVAT4 line array speakers from the catwalk, using 6 on each side of the stage.

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For lighting we hung 12 ETC Source 4s from the catwalk to light up the stage and along the runway where they were showing the dogs. We also used 10 other ETC Source 4 for Gobos of the different participating restaurants and sponsors of the event.

Also for video, we had our 90″ monitor on a stand for all the people on the stage to view during the event, we also set a qsc k10 speaker on the stage for that part of audience to hear the live audio.

Picture of AV for You Secondhand Hounds at Aria AV for You tech table and equipment. The tech table had our analog way Pulse2 video switcher, playback pro for videos and Asus laptop for PowerPoint. We also had our X32 compact and qlxd4 Distro rack for audio.

At the tech table, we had our analog way Pulse2 video switcher, playback pro for videos and Asus laptop for PowerPoint. We also had our X32 Compact and qlxd4 Distro rack for audio.

AV For You’s Recent Events

We’ve been busy over the past couple of weeks. Here’s a couple pics of some recent events we took part in.

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We provided a stage/runway, lighting, a PA system, and our color wall for a fashion show at the Calhoun Beach Club in Minneapolis.

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Our Line Array speakers, 24 Ch. Presonus sound board, ADJ uplights, ETC S4s, and wireless mics were used for a community event at the Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis.

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Two of our 9×12 Screens were used at the Rivercenter in St. Paul for a event along with our Line Array speakers, and Grey pipe and drape.

 

Minnesota Manufacturing Awards

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We provided the AV at this years Minnesota Manufacturing Awards. The event was held at Aria in downtown Minneapolis. Included in this set up were our Line Array speakers/stands, K10 Speakers/stands, Custom Gobo lighting, ETC S4 lights, Shure Wireless mic/stand, 9×12 Screen and drape, and our 7000 Lumen Eiki projector.