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The 17th mipa  
Musikmesse International Press Award 
2016  

The 3rd pipa 
Prolight + Sound International Press Award  
2016


Music unites the World


Once again, journalists of over 100 dedicated special interest magazines from all over the world were called upon to nominate and vote for the best musical instruments and audio equipment of 2015/2016 in the 38 categories of the prestigious mipa/pipa Musikmesse/Prolight + Sound International Press Award.

The winners will receive their awards at a special mipa/pipa awards ceremony & party held during Musikmesse/Prolight + Sound 2016 on Thursday, April 7th.

More than 300 international representatives of musical instrument and audio equipment manufacturers and distributors will get together for the mipa/pipa award show 2016, including guests from the USA, Canada, Japan, Brazil, Russia, Poland, Great Britain, Italy, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Belgium, China, Indonesia, Denmark, Austria, Switzerland and Germany.

During the awards ceremony of the17th mipa/ Musikmesse International Press Award,the pipa/Prolight + Sound International Press Award will be presented for the third time.

Have a look at the mipa-pipa ceremony 2016 photo gallery

Have a look at the mipa-pipa ceremony 2016 photo gallery


And the winners are:

Best innovative product
(Musical Instruments)

  • Line 6 Helix
  • Roland EL Cajon
  • Roli Seaboard

    Roli Seaboard

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Bass

Bass Amplification

  • Ampeg Portaflex PF-20T
  • Mesa Subway D-800
  • Warwick LWA 500

    Ampeg Portaflex PF-20T

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Electric Bass

  • Fender Jaguar Bass
  • Ibanez SRFF805
  • Sandberg Forty Eight

    Ibanez SRFF805

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Acoustic Bass

  • Breedlove Solo Bass FL
  • Kala Bass
  • Riversong Graduated Long Scale Bass

    Riversong Graduated Long Scale Bass

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Drums

Acoustic Drums

  • DW Collector's Pure Oak Drums
  • Pearl Decade Maple Drums
  • Yamaha New Recording Custom Drums

    Yamaha New Recording Custom Drums

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Cymbals

  • Istanbul Agop Xist
  • Meinl Vintage Pure Light Ride Cymbals
  • Zildjian A Avedis Collection

    Zildjian A Avedis Collection

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Drum Accessories

  • Evans 56 Drumheads
  • Remo Silent Stroke Practice Pad
  • Tama New Iron Cobra 900 Bassdrum-Pedals

    Remo Silent Stroke Practice Pad

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Electronic Drums

  • Alesis Strike Pro Kit
  • ATV aD5 Electronic Drum Module
  • Roland EL Cajon

    Roland EL Cajon

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Percussion Instrument

  • LP RAW Instruments
  • Remo Rhythm Pal
  • Roland EL Cajon

    LP RAW Instruments

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Guitar

Electric Guitar

  • Fender American Elite Stratocaster
  • Framus Devin Townshend Signature
  • Yamaha Revstar Series

    Yamaha Revstar Series

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Acoustic Guitar

  • Fender Paramount Series
  • Gibson J-45 Progressive
  • Taylor 562ce 12-Fret 12-String

    Taylor 562ce 12-Fret 12-String

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Guitar Amp

  • Marshall Astoria Series
  • Roland Blues Cube Hot
  • Yamaha THR100H Dual

    Marshall Astoria Series

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Roland Blues Cube Hot

 

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Yamaha THR100H Dual

 

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Guitar Effects

  • DigiTech Trio+
  • Electro-Harmonix Key9
  • Strymon Deco

    Strymon Deco

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Guitar Accessories

  • D´Addario NYXL Strings
  • Ernie Ball Never Rust Strings
  • Fishman Fluence Pickups

    D´Addario NYXL

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AcousticGuitarAmp

  • AER Domino 3
  • Fender Acoustic Pro
  • Rivera Amplification Sedona Lite

    Fender Acoustic Pro

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Keyboards / Software

Synthesizer (Hardware/Software/Workstations)

  • Arturia MatrixBrute
  • Korg Minilogue
  • Yamaha Montage

    Arturia MatrixBrute

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Arranger Workstation

  • Ketron SD7
  • Korg Pa4X
  • Yamaha Montage

    Yamaha Montage

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Software Instruments/Libraries

  • Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.0
  • Spitfire Audio Albion One
  • Waldorf Nave

    Waldorf Nave

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Stage Keyboards (Organ, Pianos etc.)

  • Kurzweil Forte
  • Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S88
  • Nord Piano 3

    Nord Piano 3

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DJ / Mobile

DJ Controller

  • Hercules P32 DJ
  • NI Traktor Kontrol S5
  • Pioneer DDJ-SZ

    NI Traktor Kontrol S5

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Mobile Music App

  • Arturia iSpark
  • GarageBand
  • Korg Gadget

    Korg Gadget

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DJ/Producing Tool

  • Ableton Push 2
  • Arturia Beatstep Pro
  • Native Instruments Maschine

    Native Instruments Maschine

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Recording

Recording Software/Hardware

  • Ableton Live
  • Presonus Studio One 3
  • Steinberg Cubase 8.5

    Steinberg Cubase 8.5

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Mixing Desk (Project Studio)

  • Allen & Heath QU-32
  • Mackie Axis Digital Mixing System
  • Soundcraft Ui16

    Allen & Heath QU-32

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Field Recorder

  • Tascam DR-701D
  • ZOOM F8
  • Zoom H6

    ZOOM F8

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DAW Controller

  • Ableton Push 2
  • Avid S3
  • Native Instruments Maschine

    Ableton Push 2

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Audio Processor (Software/Hardware)

  • Eiosis Air EQ
  • FabFilter Pro-C 2
  • iZotope RX 5

    Ableton Push 2

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Pro Audio

Portable Sound

  • Bose F1
  • HK Audio Lucas Nano 608i
  • JBL EON208P

    Bose F1

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Concert Sound

  • Electro-Voice X-Line
  • Meyer Sound Leopard
  • Nexo STM

    Electro-Voice X-Line

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Live Microphone / IEM

  • dpa d:facto II
  • Sennheiser Evolution Wireless D1
  • Shure KSM8

    Shure KSM8

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Mixing System (Live)

  • Allen&Heath dLive
  • Avid S6L
  • Yamaha PM10

    Yamaha PM10

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Mixing System (Studio/Broadcast)

  • Lawo mc² 36
  • SSL XL
  • Studer Vista 1

    awo mc² 36

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Studio Microphone

  • Lewitt LCT 640
  • Mojave MA-50
  • Royer Labs 122 MK II

    Royer Labs 122 MK II

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Studio Monitor

  • Adam A77X
  • Eve Audio - SC203
  • Gibson - Les Paul 6 Reference Monitor

    Adam A77X

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Lights/Video

Controlling Lights

  • Avolites Arena
  • MA Lighting dot2
  • Zero88 FLX

    Ableton Push 2

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Lights

  • Clay Paky Scenius
  • Martin Atomic 3000 LED
  • Robe BMFL Wash Beam

    Robe BMFL Wash Beam

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Stage Technology

  • eventCON
  • fiRSTstage TH-30
  • Hazebase low pro

    eventCON

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Video / Projection Devices

  • Barco HDX 4k20
  • Canon XEED 4K500ST
  • Christie HS-Serie

    Barco HDX 4k20

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Controlling Video / Projection

  • AV Stumpfl Wings Engine RAW
  • Coolux Pandoras Box Version 5.9
  • Dataton Wachtout Version 6

    AV Stumpfl Wings Engine RAW

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mipa/pipa - Magazines 2016

  • Baterista Al Sur
  • digitalDrummer
  • Meet Music
  • Backstage
  • Música & Mercado
  • Canadian Music Trade
  • Canadian Musician
  • Professional Lighting &Production
  • Professional Sound
  • Muzikus
  • Musikeren
  • Soundcheck
  • Riffi
  • BASS PART
  • Batteur
  • Guitarist Magazine
  • GUITAR PART
  • Keyboards Recording
  • SONO Magazine
  • drums & percussion
  • Event Partner
  • Gitarre & Bass
  • Film & TV Kameramann
  • Keyboards
  • musikmachen.de
  • Production Partner
  • Professional System
  • promedianews.de
  • Sound & Recording
  • Sticks
  • aLive
  • Mediatechnika
  • Zenész Magazin
  • Pro Sound Systems
  • Audio Central Magazine
  • Axe
  • BigBox
  • Chitarre
  • Computer Music Studio
  • Connessioni
  • Drum Club
  • DRUMSET MAG
  • Guitar Club
  • Sound & Lite
  • ZioGiorgio.com
  • Ziomusic.it
  • Sound:Check
  • Estrada i Studio
  • Gitarzysta
  • Infomusic.pl
  • Live Sound & Installation
  • Perkusista
  • inAVate Magazine
  • Light.Sound.News
  • Music Box
  • ProSound.iXBT.com
  • Pro-Systems
  • Computer Music Spain
  • Future Music Spain
  • Guitarristas.info
  • Hispasonic
  • Sintemania.com
  • Sonicspace.es
  • Sonicstage.es
  • AV & Stage
  • De Bassist
  • gearjunkies.com
  • Gitarist
  • Interface
  • Musicmaker
  • Pro Sound & Light
  • Slagwerkkrant
  • Audio Media Magazine
  • iDrum Magazine
  • PSNEUROPE
  • Resolution Magazine
  • DJ Mag
  • Drummer Magazine
  • Future Music
  • Guitar Techniques
  • Computer Music
  • Acoustic Guitar
  • audioXpress
  • Bass Gear Magazine
  • Bass Player
  • Downbeat
  • Drum!
  • Electronic Musician
  • Guitar Aficionado
  • Guitar Player
  • Keyboard
  • Live Sound USA
  • MIX
  • Modern Drummer
  • Music Player Network
  • Music Trades Magazines
  • Premier Guitar
  • Pro Audio Review
  • Pro Sound News
  • Recording Magazine

 
 
 
 
     


The 17th mipa
Musikmesse International Press Award 2016

The 3rd pipa
Prolight + Sound International Press Award 2016

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