JBL 7 Series Monitors Now Ready for Demo at Dale!
The JBL 7 Series--one of the industry's most anticipated speaker lines in recent history--is finally here! Dale has set up a demonstration system in our Queens listening room. Various configurations are available, with setups based on either the LSR705i or LSR708i.
Leveraging patented technologies developed for the flagship M2 Master Reference Monitor, 7 Series delivers detailed imaging, extended frequency response and remarkable output from compact enclosures. Centrally amplified and tuned, and easily installed, 705i and 708i are the heart of an elegant, scalable system for broadcast and post facilities working in immersive audio formats.
For a detailed overview of the series, along with suggested pre-configured systems, click HERE.
Whether you need simple stereo, 2.1, or 5.1, and whatever your application--be it remote truck, studio, or post house, we have the solution for you. Demos are available by appointment, so schedule yours today!
For more info or to schedule a demo, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888.462.7828.
Check Out Online with Fast, Secure "Pay With Amazon" Option
Dale Pro Audio offers the “Pay with Amazon” payment option on our website as a fast, convenient and secure way to pay for purchases. When you Pay with Amazon, there’s no need to create new usernames and passwords - your Amazon account credentials are all you need.
You can also use the information already stored in your Amazon accounts, with no need to re-enter credit card or address information. Plus, all purchases are covered by Amazon’s A-to-z Guarantee.
Just click on the "Pay with Amazon" symbol when checking out. . .it’s that simple!
For more on Amazon Payments, email email@example.com or call 888.462.7828.
Dale Hosts ClearOne Training!
As part of its ongoing commitment to providing
customers with superior service, Dale Pro Audio recently hosted a ClearOne Technical Specialist training class in the Queens location Event Room. ClearOne's Doug Shields presented their two-day Pro Audio Technical Specialist course to contractors specializing in video
conferencing and streaming
The course opened with an overview of a variety of high-end products such as CONVERGE Pro digital matrix mixers and the Beamforming Micropghone Array, as well as topics including application information, an
installation tutorial, optimization tips, and Converge Console software integration.
Attendees also learned about advanced audio routing using popular protocols like Dante or Cobranet, and via USB. The event wrapped up with instruction on system checks, updates, configurations, debugging, and more.
All attendees were able to take an exam at the conclusion, which certified them as a ClearOne Pro Audio Technical Specialist for the company's professional audio conference products and accessories.
For more information on events at Dale, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call
Dale Congratulates Neutrik on 40 Years of Partnership!
Dale Pro Audio congratulates our friends at Neutrik, who are celebrating their 40th anniversary, as well as the production of their one billionth
connector!. From their early years until now, Neutrik connectors have become the industry standard, finding their way to studios and stages around the globe.
Dale Pro Audio co-owner Valerie Lager remarks, “Dale Pro Audio was Neutrik’s first New York dealer, and we’ve
enjoyed their friendship, support, and high-quality products through the years. We wish Neutrik another 40 successful years!"
At right, Valerie Lager accepts Neutrik's 2014 Silver Award for Outstanding Performance on behalf of Dale Pro Audio. Also pictured are Neutrik USA's Business Development Manager Stacy Kaskon and Regional Manager Mic
Neutrik has developed, produced and distributed state-of-the-art connectors for more than 40 years. The product range includes XLR connectors, plugs, jacks, speaker-connectors, data-connectors, Patch-Panels, power-connectors, BNC connectors and special connectors for
industrial applications. Neutrik’s strength is the early understanding of market needs, fast response through innovative designs, features and benefits based on customer feed-back, as well as the application of state-of-the-art production technologies. Click HERE to view Dale's vast selection of their products.
For more on Neutrik, email email@example.com or call 888.462.7828.
Gig Gear's New Gig Gloves: Protection for Everyone!
Finally, a glove designed specifically for musicians, roadies, lighting, staging & rigging pros, A/V techs, film & broadcast production pros, photographers, videographers and all other gigging professionals!
Gig Gloves ($39) by Gig Gear offer complete protection along with the flexibility you need to safely, quickly and efficiently work and/or play your gig every step of the way. That includes loading your vehicle, load-in at the venue, set up, tear down, and load out.
Gig Gloves are designed so that you don't have to take the gloves off until your job is done, greatly reducing the risk of injury. The fold-up fingertips on the index and middle fingers allow you to use your mobile device, etc without removal. Two sizes are available to best fit your hands.
For more on Gig Gear, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888.462.7828.
JBL 7 Series Event at Soundtrack NYC
JBL Professional recently teamed
up with Dale Pro Audio and Dolby Laboratories to unveil the new JBL 7 Series in the new Dolby Atmos surround format. The event was held at the prestigious Soundtrack
Studios in NYC's Flatiron District.
Hosted by JBL's Peter Chaikin and Dolby's Tom Kodros, the event provided an immersive listening and learning experience for guests from a wide variety of markets. The guests were also able to meet Dale's Broadcast Sales professionals and spend some time with
the Studer Vista 1 console, which was also on display.
Jeffrey Friedlander, a senior consultant at SIA Acoustics–an acoustical design and consulting firm based in New York and Hollywood, remarked, “This was a fun and informative event. The JBL 7 series brings a combination of accuracy, definition, power, and off-axis
response that I haven't seen in monitors for this application. The low frequency response and power-to-size ratio of the LSR705i was unbelievable. I'm still not sure I believe that bass was coming out of those monitors! And the Atmos system is a clear leap in surround
technology. I’m excited to see how the industry will take advantage of this new tool.”
The first in JBL’s new 7 Series line, the 705i and 708i models (now shipping) answer the call for next generation multi-channel monitoring in post rooms,
broadcast facilities and trucks. Leveraging patented technologies developed for the flagship M2 Master Reference Monitor, 7 Series deliver detailed imaging, extended frequency response and remarkable output from compact enclosures. Centrally amplified and tuned, and easily
installed, 705i and 708i are the heart of an elegant, scalable system for broadcast and post facilities working in immersive audio formats. Click HERE for more
information on these speakers.
For more information on JBL, email email@example.com or call
Avid Pro Tools 12 - More Choice, Infinite Possibilities
Pro Tools redefined the music, film, and TV industry, providing everything you need to compose, record, edit, and mix audio. Create without bounds, take on
the most demanding sessions, and maximize efficiency, so you can deliver the best sounding mixes possible. And now Pro Tools 12 sets the stage for Avid Cloud Collaboration and the upcoming Avid Marketplace, offering more flexibility, so you can access the industry standard in
more ways than ever.
All Pro Tools purchases, upgrades, and subscriptions now come with an Avid upgrade and support plan that ensures you always have the latest features at
your fingertips, which will be delivered right from the cloud. This includes all future software updates and upgrades (as long as your plan is active), including the upcoming new cloud collaboration features, as well as 24x7 access to our Customer Care team of experts to get help and
advice whenever, wherever, and however you need it!
Click HERE for a complete overview of the all-
new benefits of Pro Tools 12, complete information on Avid's new Support Plans, and how to upgrade or crossgrade your existing Pro Tools licenses for as little as $199.
Dale Offers Professional Systems Integration Services
Need expert advice and solutions for the wireless spectrum? Dale can help. We’ve recently expanded our pre/post sales service by retaining the services of RF specialist Ed Wieczorek and system
designer/consultant Andrea Cummis.
Andrea Cummis has spent over 30 years as an engineering, operations, and technology executive and consultant for broadcasting and media companies (MSG-TV, Bloomberg and more). Her experience with systems
integrations design and installation will benefit clients in the area of IP and associated technologies for networking within facilities (mega church, broadcast facility, etc).
Ed Wieczorek is an Emmy Award-winning broadcast engineering veteran, who has also developed several wireless systems for entertainment and broadcast clients. He has served as a wireless engineer for NBC, as well as
offered repair, modification and consulting services to many top-name clients (FOX, Food Network, Yahoo and more).
Ed and Andrea will work alongside our broadcast sales director, Mike Descoteau, to offer hands-on, pre-sales engineering and design, as well as assist on equipment installations for RF or IP networking solutions. For
more information on these services please click HERE.
Dale Welcomes New Faces to the Family!
John DiMaggio has joined the Dale Pro Audio team as a product specialist and sales support agent. John’s prior experience at Adam Professional Audio and Samson Technologies Corp. will enable him to offer our
clients expert technical assistance, training resources, and practical replies to FAQs. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yorky is our newest pro accounts manager, available to assist clients with HOW (House of Worship), Live Sound and Broadcast needs. With more than 30 years of experience in network television, Live Sound and retail/design sales, Michael is a true pro who can offer solid
advice and solutions. He is fluent in Spanish and French. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Studer's Vista 1 Console on Display - Book Your Demo Today!
At below right, Dale's e-Commerce Director Tim Brown and company co-owner Valerie Lager with the Vista 1
Console in the live demo room in the Queens location.
The Vista 1 console is set up and ready for demo, so contact us today to schedule a private demonostration.
The Studer Vista 1 digital console is highly suited to both fixed and portable systems, while its compact size makes it a natural choice for OB (outside broadcasting) and ENG (electronic news gathering) vans.
It is equiped with Studer's exclusive Vistonics user interface and Vista control surface, plus features such as true broadcast monitoring, talkback, red light control, GPIO, N-x (Mix Minus) busses, snapshot automation and DAW control. With an integral DSP engine of 96 channels,
the Vista 1 can handle mono, stereo and 5.1 inputs with ease, and is provided with 32 mic/line inputs, 16 line outputs and eight stereo AES inputs and outputs on rear panel connections.
Dale's sales team recently participated in an in-depth, hands-on training by Studer and are ready to answer all of your questions related to Vista 1.
Pictured at left, Rob Lewis, Studer Director of Sales, along with Dale sales professionals Joe Prout, David Prentice, Tim Finnegan, Mike Bogen, and Mike Descoteau..
For more information and pricing on Vista 1, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888.462.7828.
Pro Audio Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken social media by storm and has raised nearly $90
million to combat
Lou Gehrig's Disease. After being nominated by Ali Buchalter of Metric Halo,
Dale Pro Audio went ahead and completed the challenge Friday August 22nd, and also made a donation to
the ALS Association.
After completing the challenge, Dale nominated the Peter E Schmitt Company, Sennheiser USA, as
well as Dale's new neighbors Tony's Jamaican Market, and Marlene Deli to either complete the challenge
or make a donation to the ALS charity of their choice.
For more info on the Ice Bucket Challenge and to watch Dale's video, click HERE.
Dale Featured in
2014 Small Business Week Expo
Amazon and Ink from Chase are
celebrating 2014 Small Business Week by profiling select sellers, and Dale Pro Audio is proud to be
one of them! Dale first began selling online via Amazon in 2010. The move was part of Dale's long
journey from humble beginnings in 1956 as a TV and Radio parts business in Lower Manhattan to becoming
a leading national Pro Audio dealer.
Lager founded the Dale in 1956 with $10.000 and a handful of inventory, and his children Michael and
Valerie (pictured at right), have carried on his legacy. The company recently expanded its sales and
warehouse space with a new location in Jamaica, Queens, while retaining the company's Manhattan
roots with a store location in the heart of the Flatiron district (a short distance from Stanley's
first shop). Dale's staff is among the best in the industry, with a wealth of experience in sales,
support, and real-world usage.
According to Valerie, “Amazon has helped Dale reach customers from all over the country,
and has increased our exposure to customers that would never have known about us."
Stanley Lager, Dale's Founder Passes | 1922 - 2014
With great sadness we announce the passing of Stanley Lager, the founder of Dale Pro Audio.
Stanley Lager founded Dale Electronics Corporation in 1956, and grew the business over the following
decades into the great Pro Audio dealership it is today, Dale Pro Audio.
An industry icon, Stanley was a friend to countless customers, manufacturers, and factory
representatives alike. He taught us all so much, and he will be greatly missed.
The Lager family appreciates everyone's sympathy at this time. In lieu of flowers, the family
welcomes donations to Meir Panim http://www.meirpanim.org/
The Lager family also welcomes expressions of condolences and remembrances of Stanley to be
posted on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/daleproaudio/posts/10151988962991884
NAMM Oral History interview June 13th, 2007