DPA Microphones Named as Finalist for Two NAMM TEC Awards for Outstanding Technical Achievement

November 14, 2023

ANAHEIM, CA, NOVEMBER 6, 2023 ― DPA Microphones has received two Outstanding Technical Achievement nominations for the 39th Annual NAMM TEC Awards. The brand’s 2012 Cardioid is a finalist in the Recording Microphones category, while the 2015 Wide Cardioid is recognized as a top solution among Sound Reinforcement Microphones. Presented at The NAMM Show, The […]

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PBS’ Austin City Limits Makes Music History With DPA Microphones

October 27, 2023

AUSTIN, TEXAS, SEPTEMBER 28, 2023 ― As the longest-running music television series in history, Austin City Limits is set to celebrate its 50th anniversary next year. The PBS Austin production got its start in 1974, with Willie Nelson performing on the very first episode, and has since helped Austin, Texas establish itself as the “Live […]

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DPA Microphones Launches 2017 Shotgun Mic for ‘Challenging Broadcast Scenarios’

October 19, 2023

DPA Microphones has launched its new 2017 Shotgun Microphone. Designed to capture sound with high directivity, clarity and consistency, DPA says the 2017 excels in “challenging broadcast scenarios.” With its design and ability to withstand any environment or extreme application, DPA says this newest solution is ideal for broadcast and live events, from traditional news […]

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Todd Dulaney and Dontaniel Jamel Kimbrough Entrust DPA Microphones for ‘The Journey Continues’

June 29, 2023

Recording Engineer, Producer, Musician and Mixing Engineer Dontaniel Jamel Kimbrough is no stranger to the production of gospel music, having worked alongside worship artists such as Kirk Franklin, Dorinda Clark-Cole and Byron Cage. His most recent project involved American gospel musician Todd Dulaney’s newest album, “The Journey Continues,” which was recorded live at Calvary Church […]

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DPA Microphones Are a Match Made in Heaven for Broadway’s “& Juliet”

May 19, 2023

NEW YORK, MAY 17, 2023 ― Known for crafting flawless audio for musicals such as “Bat Out Of Hell,” “Hunchback of Notre Dame,” “Beauty and the Beast” and “Sister Act,” Sound Designer Gareth Owen recently worked his magic on the Broadway hit, “& Juliet.” As a completely self-taught audio designer, Owen has always aspired to […]

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DPA Microphones Releases Two New Pencil Cardioid Microphones

March 24, 2023

DPA Microphones just unveiled its new compact 2012 Cardioid and 2015 Wide Cardioid Microphones. Featuring a reinforced construction to withstand the rigors of touring, the new mics join the brand’s line of pencil mics and offer DPA’s renowned natural and precise sound reproduction. The 2012 Compact Cardioid Microphone acts as a “reliable, all-around, generalist pencil […]

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DPA Microphones Offer Pristine Audio Quality for Philharmonic Studios

February 2, 2023

Nestled in an idyllic wooded setting just north of Chicago, Philharmonic Studios is a new, full-service recording studio that offers five-star, private experiences. This upscale, multi-room facility was built from the ground up, intending to meet the highest technical standards and set new benchmarks in design and performance. The facility has hosted many diverse clients […]

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DPA Microphones Awarded Danish Sound Award for its Innovation, Global Presence

November 17, 2022

Denmark’s top sound companies gathered at the Technical University of Denmark’s DTU Skylab last week in celebration of this year’s Danish Sound Award recipient ― DPA Microphones, the first-ever company to earn this recognition. Presented to professionals that drive innovation in the industry, the Danish Sound Award sheds light on the globally outstanding audio technology […]

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DPA Microphones Hires Array of New Team Members

June 15, 2022

DPA Microphones just welcomed an array of new team members to the family. The additions are company-wide, with new hires in product management, research and development, sales, marketing and production. “We are extremely grateful to welcome so many bright and innovative minds to the DPA Microphones team,” says CEO Kalle Hvidt Nielsen. “The experience these individuals bring will […]

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DPA Microphones Shipping New Mic Stands and Updated Color Options for Headset Mics

November 8, 2021

DPA Microphones is shipping the brown version of its new 4466 CORE Omnidirectional and 4488 CORE Directional Headset Microphones and a new mic stand mount for the 4099 instrument mic. The MS4099 can be used on both three-eighths inch and five-eighths inch threads. The barrel of the MS4099 mic holder makes it quick and easy […]

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DPA Microphones and Klang:technologies Collaborate on Live Event Sound System

August 31, 2021

DPA Microphones and KLANG:technologies have teamed up to create a system that will enable live event teams to immerse singers and musicians in their on-stage performances. The solution integrates DPA’s 5100 Mobile Surround Microphone and KLANG’s Immersive Mixing Processor for a fully engaging experience. The collaboration came to fruition during a series of workshops between KLANG and DPA. […]

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DPA Microphones Used in Mobile Opera Revamped Show

August 3, 2021

Facing lockdowns and shuttered theatres in the wake of the pandemic, acclaimed composer Mark Grey and his creative team of visual artists sought to create a traveling chamber opera that would bring back live theatre. While developing Birds in the Moon, Grey knew he would need a durable microphone with superior sound quality capable of […]

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DPA Microphones Appoints Søren Høgsberg Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing

June 3, 2021

DPA Microphones announced the appointment of Søren Høgsberg as executive vice president of sales and marketing, effective immediately. As a former executive with many of Denmark’s leading corporations, Høgsberg will call on his global experiences to lead DPA in strengthening the coordination of its sales and marketing initiatives. “In an effort to further increase DPA’s […]

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DPA Microphones Announces One-Size-Fits-All Headset Mics

May 11, 2021

DPA Microphones just announced the 4466 CORE Omnidirectional and 4488 CORE Directional Headset Microphones. Based on the design of the company’s 6066 Subminiature Headsets, the new solutions feature the brand’s 5-millimeter round microphone capsule. These latest offerings provide the security, durability and flexibility necessary for use in theatre, broadcast, worship and corporate conferencing. With a […]

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DPA Microphones Just Mic-Dropped Everyone — It Was Picked By NASA to Listen to Sounds on Mars!

February 23, 2021

We’ve been to Mars before, but we’ve never been able to listen to sounds on the planet; until now. NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover touched down on the red planet last week, with DPA Microphones along for the ride. Outfitted with DPA’s 4006 Omnidirectional Microphone, MMA-A Digital Audio Interface and MMP-G Modular Active Cable, the rover […]

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DPA Microphones’ Co-Founder and R&D Manager To Receive Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Award

February 3, 2021

DPA Microphones said that Co-founder Jens-Jørn Stokholm and R&D Manager Ole Moesmann will soon be bestowed with an Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Technical Achievement Award for the development of the brand’s high-performance, miniature lavalier microphone technology. The pair’s accomplishment is among 17 scientific and technical achievements to be honored by the Academy […]

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DPA Microphones Upgrades Its 4098 Gooseneck Microphone

November 2, 2020

DPA Microphones recently upgraded its 4098 Gooseneck Microphone to include its CORE by DPA technology. With this update, the 4098 CORE mic will join DPA’s other CORE products in offering minimal distortion across the entire dynamic range, increasing audio clarity and openness and further enhancing DPA’s sound. Perfect for both podium and conference room mic’ing, […]

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DPA Microphones’ 6000 Series Now Has Two Accessories

October 8, 2020

DPA Microphones’ 6000 Series of subminiature lavaliers now provides even more versatility with the addition of two new accessories ― an eight-way double clip and a paintable cap. Utilizing the “CORE by DPA” technology in a three-millimeter (0.12 inches) capsule, sound professionals around the world have taken notice of the big sound that comes from […]

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DPA Microphones Announces New High-SPL Lavaliers

June 8, 2020

DPA Microphones’ new 6060/6061 lavaliers are housed in stainless steel, PVD-coated casing and include high SPL up to 129dB. Both also feature a 60-percent smaller capsule and are available in black, white, brown and beige. They also feature durable construction and unsurpassed sound quality, making them ideal for any live production. According to DPA, the […]

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DPA Microphones Releases 4097 CORE Micro Shotgun Microphone

May 27, 2020

DPA Microphones just launched the 4097 CORE Micro Shotgun Microphone. Featuring the same sonic qualities as the brand’s super-cardioid choir microphone, the 4097 CORE Micro Shotgun has been optimized to pick up speech from a distance. Incorporated into the company’s new 4097 CORE Interview Kit, the mic has been designed for use with a lightweight […]

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DPA Microphones Offers Online Training, Expert Interviews and Virtual Performances

April 9, 2020

ALLEROED, DENMARK, APRIL 8, 2020 — With the increased need of remote/at-home productions, DPA Microphones is providing a variety of creative online resources and virtual entertainment in the wake of the current COVID-19 situation. DPA is also supporting its customers and industry professionals by continuing to stock and service equipment. “DPA is working diligently to […]

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DPA Microphones Adds Color Options to 6000 Series of Subminiature Mics to Better Match Skin Tones

January 13, 2020

DPA Microphones is unveiling new color options for its 6000 series of Subminiature Microphones so that they can be more closely matched to the wearer’s skin tone and clothing. At ISE 2020 (Amptec Booth 7-V245), DPA will show its 6066 Subminiature Headset Microphone, in brown, black and beige, and its 6060 and 6061 Lavalier Microphones, […]

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DPA Microphones 6000 Series Makes Waves in the Music Industry

December 12, 2019

ANAHEIM, DECEMBER 12, 2019 – When the music industry comes together for NAMM 2020, DPA Microphones will be on location (Booth 17910) highlighting the newest versions of its 6000 Series of subminiature high-end pro audio microphones with the CORE by DPA technology. Among these is the lightweight, one-size-fits-all 6066 CORE Headset that attaches over the […]

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DPA Hits the Road with Khalid on the Free Spirit World Tour

November 19, 2019

LOS ANGELES, NOVEMBER 19, 2019 – After auditioning nearly every industry standard microphone capsule for multi-platinum recording artist Khalid, Production Manager and FOH Engineer CJ Blair found that DPA Microphones’ d:facto 4018VL Vocal Microphone perfectly complemented the singer’s deep R&B tones. Now out on Khalid’s Free Spirit World Tour, Blair initially sought out a new vocal […]

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DPA Takes Aim at Live Events Market with DPA 2028 Vocal Mic

August 22, 2019

DPA Microphones added to its live events microphone lineup with the 2028 vocal microphone. The 2028 is designed for live stage performances, broadcast and pro AV applications. The 2028 needs no (or very little) EQ to sound just like you are standing next to the singer listening to their performance. This allows the artist to […]

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DPA Intros 4097 Choir Mic at InfoComm 2019

June 13, 2019

DPA Microphones previewed a new addition to its microphone lineup, the 4097 CORE Supercardioid Choir Microphone at InfoComm 2019. Ideal for house of worship and choir applications, the 4097 provides the same sonic qualities as the brand’s d:vote CORE 4099 Instrument Microphone but was designed specifically to capture dynamic choir sound, with both wireless or […]

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DPA Microphones Will Launch What It Says Are World’s Smallest High-End Pro Audio Mic Capsule

May 1, 2019

DPA Microphones will debut what it’s saying is the industry’s smallest-ever, high-end pro audio microphone capsule at InfoComm 2019 (Booth 6861). Incorporated into the d:screet CORE 6060 and 6061 Subminiature Microphones and d:fine CORE 6066 Subminiature Headset Microphone, DPA’s new subminiature microphone capsules measure in at just three millimeters (0.12 inches) in diameter. These new […]

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ISE 2019 Visitors Will Get to See DPA Microphones’ Tiny Pro Audio Microphone Capsule

January 15, 2019

At ISE 2019, DPA Microphones (Booth 7-X250) will introduce its smallest ever high-end pro audio microphone capsule, which is incorporated into the d:screet CORE 6060 and 6061 Subminiature Microphones and the d:fine CORE 6066 Subminiature Headset Microphone. Designed to be unobtrusive, DPA’s new subminiature microphone can be fitted to clothes in the form of a […]

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DPA Will Be First Microphone Company to Broadcast from Mars (Seriously)

December 20, 2018

In February 2021, NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover is scheduled to touch down on the Red Planet. The spacecraft will have the capability to capture imagery and sound as the Mars 2020 vehicle descends through the Martian atmosphere and lands on the surface of Mars. To capture sounds from the Red Planet for the first time […]

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DPA Microphones Sells to RCF

December 11, 2018

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement to sell DPA Microphones (DPA) to RCF Group (RCF). During Riverside’s investment, DPA’s sales and EBITDA nearly doubled while its product portfolio and distribution network grew significantly, according to DPA. “Together with the DPA team, we were able to achieve all of our goals for this investment,” […]

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DPA Delivers Tiniest Ever Microphone Capsules

September 17, 2018

DPA Microphones is adding to its d:screet and d:fine ranges by introducing its smallest ever high end pro audio microphone capsule. The d:screet CORE 6060 and 6061 Subminiature Microphones and the d:fine CORE 6066 Subminiature Headset Microphone are three millimeters in diameter — two millimeters smaller than DPA’s existing 4000 series of miniature microphone products. […]

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DPA Microphones d:sign Installation Solutions Series Targets AV and Conference Markets

June 8, 2018

DPA Microphones demo’ed its new d:sign Installation Solutions Series at InfoComm 2018. Targeted specifically at the installation and conference markets, the d:sign product line includes an array of products ideally designed for conference and AV applications, including floor stand, ceiling and tabletop microphones. Also at InfoComm, DPA will introduce its spec-swap and protect program as […]

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