At the Y Ffwrnes theatre an ACS system is installed to create an acoustically multi-functional hall.
ACS adds early reflections and reverberation in amounts suited for a certain type of performance.
A range of acoustics presets are available, these can be selected with a push of a button.
The natural (dry) reverberation time of 0.9 seconds, suited for amplified (rock) music, can be lengthened in steps to, for example 2.3 seconds. This preset that can be used for orchestras playing romantic pieces.
Also church (choir) acoustics with reverberation times of 3 and 5 seconds are available.
optimal musical experience
The system uses 18 microphones and 56 loudspeakers. It will create the optimal musical experience for both audience and performers.