Astro Spatial Audio and Masque Sound Ink Dealership Agreement
Astro Spatial Audio (ASA), a pioneer in the development of state-of-the-art, 3D audio and room simulation acoustic technology, is pleased to announce it has reached agreement with East Rutherford, NJ-based Masque Sound as the company’s first authorized US dealer. The agreement, inked in partnership with HoughtonLloyd, ASA’s exclusive North American distributor, gives the company a solid footing for quality sales and support services. Masque Sound is one of the nations’ most successful theatrical sound reinforcement, installation and design companies specializing in theatrical, house of worship, sporting, corporate, TV broadcast, and live concert events. Masque Sound has an ASA system on-site for demonstration purposes.
Astro Spatial Audio is the holder of exclusive worldwide rights for SpatialSound Wave Software for the live entertainment industry developed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT. This unique audio system facilitates directional production of sounds and acoustic environments without the audience being restricted to preferred seats. The system offers an intuitive user interface, an extended sweet spot, and several features for real-time movement and positioning of sound objects. Equally noteworthy, productions can be scaled up or down to different rooms or loudspeaker configurations—free of audible artifacts such as phasing or comb filtering.