(DigiTech | Posted 2007-08-10)
DigiTech®, a leading manufacturer of guitar signal processors, and a Harman International company (NYSE-HAR), has begun shipping the Vocalist® Live 2 vocal harmony and effects floor processor. The new Vocalist Live 2 furthers DigiTech’s ongoing philosophy of developing products designed to supply musicians with the best sounding, most creative tools possible.
The Vocalist® Live 2 is the world's first vocal harmony processor employing the powerful technology of musIQ™ which accurately creates multi-part harmony by analyzing guitar chords. There is no tedious programming or knowledge of complicated music theory needed. Simply play any guitar chord and the Vocalist® Live 2 knows exactly which great sounding harmony to create. The user can choose from a 3rd or 5th above or below or unison to create up to 2 part harmonies. It's that simple.
The Vocalist® Live 2 feature set also includes:
• Selection of lead voice effects; Compressor, Reverb and EQ
• 24-bit/44.1kHz audio quality
• On board chromatic guitar tuner
• XLR mic /line input with level adjustment, low-noise preamp and +48V phantom power
• 1/4” guitar input, 1/4” guitar pass-through and guitar ground lift
• Stereo 1/4” line out and mono XLR out
• Rugged road worthy all-metal chassis
• Power supply included
The Vocalist Live 2 is currently available for an MSR of $499.95
For more information on the new DigiTech Vocalist Live 2 please visit http://www.digitech.com/products/Vocalist_Live2/
About musIQ™ Harmony Technology
musIQ™ is a revolutionary technology that eliminates the need to enter key and scale information into the Vocalist Live 2 as it listens to the notes/chords played on a guitar and makes sure that the harmony voices fit with the music. Real-time processing discerns the individual notes and key signatures that are played to automatically generate appropriate vocal harmonies that complement the lead vocal. musIQ™ is a trademark of 3dB Research® Ltd.
Salt Lake City-based DigiTech leads the market with innovative product offerings that are engineered to meet the needs of today’s musicians. DigiTech’s acclaimed line of equipment includes advanced guitar and bass multi-effects units, stompboxes, guitar workstations and vocal effect processors. As part of the Harman Music Group, DigiTech belongs to the Harman International family of companies.
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—For more information on the full line of DigiTech products, please contact David Rohrer, Harman Music Group, 8760 South Sandy Parkway, Sandy, UT 84070. Tel: (801) 566-8800, www.digitech.com.