CODA Audio Launches HOPS12i

CODA Audio has announced the expansion of its HOPS (high output point source) range with the addition of the new HOPS12i. An extremely high output, three-way point source, HOPS12i incorporates extremely high performance 12” neodymium cone drivers with 4” voice coils adapted from those found in CODA Audio’s flagship line-array, AiRAY, delivering huge power with […]

Instilling the Message, Installing Success

CODA Audio’s Director of Global Sales, Paul Ward is in no doubt that the two central pillars of the German manufacturer’s resilience during the pandemic have been the self-sufficiency of its manufacturing operation and the diligence and tenacity of its distributors: “There’s no doubt that our in-house manufacturing of every component of CODA systems has […]

Spring Loaded with CODA Audio N-RAY

The annual Spring Festival Gala staged by BTV (Beijing Radio and TV Station) which celebrates the Chinese New Year is one of the most watched television spectaculars in the world. The 2021 edition of the show, with its central theme of unity was no exception, attracting a huge audience and wowing its audience with a […]

CODA N-RAY Proves Coup for Grace

Troy Choi is a next generation audio professional. More than an engineer in traditional terms, this talented and dynamic practitioner’s working life is immersed in sound. From running monitors for rock giants Toto, through mixing an orchestra, choir and jazz ensemble on the touring production of the LaLa Land movie, to helping to design fixed-installation […]

DECIMA 1948 Supplies CODA Audio for Donizetti Renaissance

The work was aimed at upgrading every aspect of the historic venue, from structural and safety considerations to improving the functionality of the building for the benefit of artists, audiences and the in-house staff. Detailed attention was paid to every aspect of the renovation, which was completed during the venue’s Coronavirus pandemic-enforced closure. A fundamentally […]

CODA Audio Treble at TUM

The School of Life Sciences is part of the Technical University of Munich (TUM). Located at the Weihenstephen Campus in Freising, Upper Bavaria, the faculty offers degree programmes in the fields of organic, agricultural and nutritional sciences among others. In order to offer its students the best possible facilities for lectures and presentations, TUM recently […]

CODA to the Core

The Culture Centre de Kern is a multi-purpose hub for the arts in the Wilrijk district of Antwerp. Offering a wide variety of entertainment and cultural participation, the different spaces in the centre are in great demand. Theatre, live music, comedy and presentations of all kinds take place at the Centre, so that no two […]

Ganzhou Spectacular Makes Most of CODA

The province of Jiangxi in China witnessed its only large scale outdoor symphonic concert of 2020 at the Ruijin Sports Centre Stadium in Ganzhou in November last year. Featuring a gala performance by orchestra, singers and actors, the cultural celebration was attended by a number of civic dignitaries who joined the large audience to enjoy […]

A Decade of Strength – Ten years of CODA Audio and AMBION GmbH

Since the beginning of 2011, AMBION has been adding CODA Audio equipment to its arsenal of loudspeakers at regular intervals. In the summer of 2011, a further 24 x LA8s were added, followed in 2012, by a ViRAY line array system and more LA12s. The following two years saw further investment, this time in the […]

Wilhelm & Willhalm appointed as CODA Audio Dealer for Southern Germany

Founded thirty years ago, Wilhelm & Willhalm is a leading player in the German events market. Based in Munich, the Group will offer the complete CODA Audio portfolio with immediate effect, including all high-end reinforcement systems for pro sound applications, as well as a comprehensive range of loudspeakers for fixed installation. CODA Audio Deutschland Managing […]

CODA System Optimiser Beta v0.5

This is a major update from the current version, providing integration with other software; Trimble SketchUp & Flux: IRCAM Spat Revolution Immersive Engine.  Several other notable additions include: XYZ support for free-planes. Redesigned floorplan editor. Multiple new features in microphones. Added screenshot export feature. Many more bugfixes and improvements (reference the published changelog for details). […]

CODA Audio Gives Access to ‘Application Examples’

The section has been specifically designed to provide detailed insights into which elements of the CODA Audio range will best suit any given scenario. Utilising CODA’s proprietary system prediction software, ‘System Optimiser’, the examples show typical deployments of CODA Audio loudspeaker systems in their natural habitat, identifying which system components work most effectively in which […]

The Power of Three – Brzeskie Cultural Centre choses CODA Audio

The Brzeskie Cultural Centre in the southwestern Polish Town of Brzeg recently reopened following a programme of modernisation. The centre, which stages a wide range of entertainment productions, cultural events, cinema and arts education classes, comprises three principle event spaces – a Main Events Hall, a Chamber Hall and a Cinema. The Centre enjoyed a […]

Grist to the Mill – CODA Audio APS for Muehle Hunziken

The Muehle Hunziken (Hunziken Mill) in Rubigen, south-east of Bern in Switzerland, is a popular concert venue that has been in existence since 1976. Since the former windmill’s conversion, it has hosted more than 4,000 concerts, featuring around 15,000 artists of all styles and genres. The Mill houses an elaborate collection of quirky works of […]

AVM Chooses More CODA Audio

Last year the Bremen-based service provider AVM Veranstaltungstechnik, chose to make a significant investment in CODA Audio systems. The company, led by Managing Director, Jens Wiegandt, took delivery of a range of sound reinforcement, including the compact, high output, arena line array AiRAY system, SCP-F subwoofers, APS (Arrayable Point Source), APS-SUBs, as well as LINUS […]

Cultural Comeback – dts Veranstaltungstechnik Deploys CODA Audio ViRAY at Kultursommer 2020

The City of Oberndorf am Neckar in the German state of Baden-Württemberg this summer played host to a five-week programme of outdoor live entertainment labelled Kultursommer 2020. Created by events specialists dts Veranstaltungstechnik GbR, and taking into account the impact of the global Coronavirus pandemic, this ambitious undertaking required detailed logistical planning, careful organisation and […]

CODA Pops up in The Living Room

The Studio 100 Pop-Up Theatre in Puurs, Belgium is the world’s largest temporary show venue, and regularly plays host to large scale musical spectaculars. A flexible space with mobile seating for around 2000, the 7000 sqm auditorium has seen blockbuster productions of the wartime-focused ‘40-45’, and most recently an updated version of ‘Daens, The Musical’. […]

Up On The Roof

It is often said that a crisis brings out the best in people. As the COVID-19 pandemic globally impacts every walk of life, the entertainment technology sector has responded with great ingenuity to support the imagination and creativity of the arts community. Artists and audiences have perhaps never needed each other so much, leaving promoters […]

Lokeren Lockdown with LJKE

Gaant?! is a Belgian events organiser based in the city of Lokeren, whose name in the local Belgian-Dutch dialect Lokers, means “Are you ok?!” In the light of the current impact of the Coronavirus pandemic, the question has perhaps never been more relevant, and the creative team at Gaant?! recently reached out to locked-down music […]

NAT Takes CODA to School

Leading national audio and AV integration specialists, North American Theatrix (NAT) services a wide range of distinguished clients on a host of installations across theater, cinema, conference, education, stadium and house of worship applications. Collaborating closely with clients, architects and general contractors, NAT brings innovation, ingenuity and vast experience to every challenge, drawing on a […]

Fantastic for Fantasia

Fantasia Barrino won the third season of American Idol in 2004, standing out from some tough competition, and has since established herself as an R&B singer in the front ranks. A Grammy award winner for Best Female Vocal Performance on her single Bittersweet, Fantasia has sold almost three million albums in her native USA alone. […]

CODA Culture

The Culture and Reading Centre in the southern Polish town of Radlów is a local government institution that stages a range of activities and performances promoting the participation of the local community in cultural and educational pursuits. The centre organises regular activities such as workshops, theatre and fitness classes, as well as one-off events encompassing […]

APS Packs Powerful Punch

An Exclusive Boxing Night staged recently by Genk-based company De Uitdaging at the Sporthal in Kuringen, Belgium, saw an impressive array of talent line up to compete in a series of bouts which included Hovo Martirosyan defeating Bilal Messoudi to win the vacant Belgian Welterweight title. More than a thousand people attended the evening, which […]

Safe and Sound

Challenging times demand extraordinary action. Whilst safety remains the primary concern of every family in the world, efforts to carry on living as normally as possible, whilst respecting the restrictions placed on daily life, are also important. The CODA family is no different in this respect. Whilst every business is facing turbulent and tough times, […]

CODA Audio N-RAY Roars in Lyon

Eurosono is a specialist events production company based in the Rhône-Alpes region of France, which has been serving a wide range of clients nationally and internationally for more than eighteen years. Its team comprises a forward-thinking collection of industry professionals  who consistently invest in innovation and new technologies to ensure that clients receive cutting-edge service. […]

COVID-19 Statement

In response to the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak, CODA Audio wish to reassure our partners and customers that we will be proceeding with a ‘business as usual’ approach, carefully adjusted to meet the challenges of this unprecedented situation. We have placed the health and welfare of the CODA Audio family at the forefront of […]

Prolight & Sound 2020

Following the postponement until late May of Prolight + Sound 2020, CODA Audio regrets that it will not have a presence at the show this year. The rearranged dates coincide with two open days at our headquarters (May 27, 28) and a VIP event already arranged to take place in Frankfurt on May 26. This […]

King in Kassel – CODA Audio N-RAY Reigns Supreme at Kulturzelt

The Kulturzelt is an annual music festival in Kassel, Germany that has run since 1987. It began life in a former circus tent, before progressing to its current location in a temporary, self-supporting concert hall constructed in 2010. The specially designed, circular plexiglass structure covers an area of 860sqm and accommodates 900 visitors. Kulturzelt is […]

SDP Event Takes Sound Decision on CODA Audio AiRAY

SDP Event has taken delivery of 20 x AiRAY boxes and 12 x SCP subs. A family run company with impeccable credentials, SDP Event has been in business for more than twenty five years, servicing regional clients in Milwaukee, Illinois and Michigan, as well as undertaking national tours in support of a wide variety of […]

Significant Investment in CODA Audio by ESP and TES

CODA Audio has confirmed the sale of a range of systems, including its flagship AiRAY, to two leading production companies in the USA. Eastern Stage Productions (ESP) of New York and Technical Entertainment Services (TES) based in Florida, have both made significant investments in CODA’s next generation technology, that delivers exceptional audio from the most […]

Beta Release for New System Optimiser

CODA Audio recently gave a beta release to its brand new state-of-the-art 3D prediction software for CODA systems in the installed and live event arenas. The CODA System Optimiser, currently under continued development with the company’s R&D team, will eventually be compatible with the entire CODA loudspeaker range but is now available to customers for […]

CODA Audio appoints SC Media Canada as Distributor

CODA Audio is pleased to announce the appointment of highly respected SC Media Canada as its exclusive distributor in the territory. An influential presence in the Canadian market for 35 years, SC Media represents industry-leading manufacturers and has built its success on a combination of close customer relationships and the expertise of its strong technical […]

CODA Covers the Court

The Vitality Netball World Cup took place at the 11,000 capacity M&S Bank Arena in Liverpool this year. The hugely popular event, which spanned ten days, enjoyed sell-out crowds and was covered on TV by Sky Sports and the BBC. The tournament was won by New Zealand in a thrilling finale against Australia. On home […]

Immortal Audio – CODA Audio chosen for lavish Chinese stage spectacular…

Four years in the making, the show, which covers a floor area of 21,500 square metres, has a cast of 63 performers, features a lifting stage, acrobatics, dance, classic Kung Fu moves, 3D holographic projections and a water curtain fountain to create the perfect fusion of traditional culture and modern stage art. The cast which […]

“A Sound Designer’s Dream Problem Solver” – CODA Audio Brings N-APS To PLASA

Certain to be of great interest will be CODA’s recently launched brand new ultra-compact 2-way arrayable Point source N-APS. N-APS is the supercharged smaller sibling of CODA Audio’s ground breaking APS system. Where APS addressed the limitations of traditional point source systems by delivering unprecedented performance standards, to deliver a range of functions in small […]

CODA ViRAY Passes Latin Test

At outdoor events such as this, where the hazards of dispersion are more pronounced, the true qualities of an audio system are laid bare and event technology provider Suono e Luci, chose CODA Audio to ensure that every artist performing during the two-month duration of the festival was heard loud and clear. Claudio Saoncella, Head […]

Throwing Great Shapes – ENTEC chooses CODA Audio AiRAY for Desert Valley Stage at Parookaville…

The Desert Valley Stage is one of the largest at the festival, covering an area of more than 5000sqm and CODA Audio AiRAY was used as the main PA as well as for DJ monitoring. Front-fill was taken care of by CODA Audio APS. 2 hangs of 10 x AiRAY were used as a stereo […]

CODA Audio AiRAY Gives Hart to Canadian Arenas

Supplying audio for the shows was world-leading production specialistSolotech and its choice of CODA Audio’s compact AiRAY system to deliver the Corey Hart message to his adoring fans proved a great success. Front of House engineer Gary Stokes (k.d. lang, Adam Lambert) enjoyed his first experience with the system and was in no doubt about […]

CODA Audio TiRAY Flies into Brussels Airport…

Respected integrator PLAY AV was engaged to install audio-visual services throughout the building, part of which included provision for a PA system in its multi-use auditorium. The curved space is used for everything from presentations to live music and film, accommodating 190 people. The acoustically awkward oval-shaped room required a flexible, discreet system with excellent […]

AiRAY Scales New Heights

To say that Penn’s Peak is a popular 1800-capacity entertainment facility in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, only tells half the story. This mountain top venue is set in beautiful surroundings, boasts jaw-dropping views and contains a truly spectacular auditorium, complete with wooden balcony structures and vaulted ceiling. Penn’s Peak plays host to a wide range of […]

CODA Audio’s New Baby Set to Make Some Noise…

N-APS is the supercharged smaller sibling of CODA Audio’s ground breaking APS system. Where APS addressed the limitations of traditional point source systems by delivering unprecedented performance standards, to deliver a range of functions in small to medium sized venues, N-APS places new patented technology into an even smaller box to offer incredible power to […]

Tempo Wins with CODA Audio at Zunyi Olympic Sports Centre

CODA Audio’s Chinese distributor, leading integrator Tempo, was successful with its bid to supply and install the extensive audio requirements of the project. Tempo is renowned for providing a fast and very high standard of installation service, whilst the quality of CODA Audio products was quickly recognised by the client and their designers. Since this […]

CODA Audio at Live Roxy Japan

Since it’s grand opening in February 2018, the venue has quickly become acknowledged as one of the city’s premier clubs, offering a diverse range of musical styles and featuring both Japanese and visiting international acts. When Live Roxy’s owner Mr Mitsuhiro Matsuura oversaw the development of the club, he placed great emphasis on the use […]

CODA Audio showcases its graphical user interface for LINUS products. LINUS Control V2.

As well as new control software, new rewritten and restructured firmware has been developed to provide more stability, flexibility and features. The LINUS Control v2.0 software provides a reliable and ruggedized application for the control and monitoring of the CODA LINUS amplification platform. It is optimised for both MacOS and Windows, for both tablet and […]

CODA Audio Delivers Swashbuckling Sound Solution for Pirates Paradise

The recently completed Pirates Paradise is a unique, multi-sensory, gastronomic and entertainment combination near Lille in France, that takes the concept of a themed restaurant to another level. With a wide range of great food, a spectacular pirate-ship interior, hourly pirate shows and 130m2play area, Pirates Paradise in Neuville-en-Ferrain is an outstanding family destination that […]

Small Screen, Big Sound – CODA Audio on TV

Studio Haifax, customer of CODA Audio distributor Viladcorecently provided sound for two large scale TV broadcasts from VTM, Belgium’s premier Flemish commercial TV station. Both took place at the Studio 100 Pop-Up Theater in Puurs, the world’s largest temporary show venue and a familiar location to the Studio Haifax team. Studio 100 hosts the highly […]

From Barracks to Culture Centre

The history of the Z-Bau Nuremberg, a former barracks, dates back to 1937. In the 1990s, the site was used by the US Army – its hall acting as an officers’ casino and entertainments venue – before later becoming an arts and culture centre. Recently, the heart of this 5,500 square-metre site, a home to […]

Chandler Makes Friends with CODA Audio AiRAY

The Chandler Center for the Arts (CCA) in Chandler, Arizona has recently completed the installation of a next generation CODA Audio AiRAY system. The product of community support, world class architects, designers and acousticians, the Center opened in 1989 and operates as a shared facility between the City and its Unified School District. This unique […]

Driving the Future of Audio

The IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 trade fair in Hannover fully lived up to its aim to be the world’s most important event of its kind. More than 2000 exhibitors from almost 50 countries were in attendance at this huge event, presenting their products across more than 280,000 square metres of floor space. The sector’s most […]

Something Definitely Happened

When platinum selling Glaswegian pop-rockers Del Amitri took a break in 2002 their members dispersed for more than 10 years. A reunion show involving founder members in 2013 at Glasgow SSE Hydro attracted 8000 fans and began a journey that has seen the band return to touring. In 2018 the band’s short UK Tour took […]