VENUE has long been one of the most trusted and requested live mixing systems in the world, and now the legacy continues with VENUE | S6L, a modular system designed to take on the world’s most demanding tours and events with ease.
Avid VENUE | S6L, a large-format live consoles with a touch-based interface Ethernet AVB, Dante, MADI and Thunderbolt support, Pro Tools integration, industry-standard plug-ins, over 300 total processing channels and a new Stage 64 I/O rack with high performance preamps and versatile input/output options.
VENUE | S6L is a fully modular, scalable live sound mixing system that delivers functionality for a range of live sound mixing applications, including front-of-house, monitor, broadcast, theater, and more. Featuring the VENUE | E6L 96 kHz live sound engine, the system can handle huge channel and plug-in counts at the lowest possible latency.
Another key point is the console's high-resolution, daylight-visible touchscreen workflows, OLED displays and intuitive ergonomics that provide immediate, intelligent control. The VENUE | S6L also offers eamless Pro Tools recording / playback and Virtual Soundcheck integration without the need for a separate audio interface.
Users can freely configure modular system components and I/O to meet the demands of any live production. Supported network and I/O formats include Ethernet AVB, Dante, MADI, Thunderbolt, and more. And shared I/O across multiple networked systems becomes simple via Avid True Gain advanced gain tracking technology.
Meet the most demanding live sound challenges with the industry's most powerful processing engine
Deliver the best sound quality possible with high-performance preamps running at high sample rates
Experience unmatched sound processing and tactile control through fully integrated, on-board plug-ins from Avid and our development partners
Get unprecedented Pro Tools capabilities, including Virtual Soundcheck, over Ethernet AVB and Thunderbolt*—no interface required
Share I/O across multiple networked systems with advanced gain tracking
Gain unmatched visual feedback and instant access to your most important functions through high-resolution touchscreens and OLED displays
Freely configure the modular system components and I/O to meet the demands of any live production
Interface with a range of network and I/O formats—including Ethernet AVB, Dante, MADI, Thunderbolt, and more*—for total connectivity freedom
Enjoy the familiar VENUE workflows and interface you know and love, with total show file compatibility
A complete VENUE | S6L System includes the following control surface, engine and I/O components, the VENUE | S6L control surface, VENUE | E6L engine and Stage 64 I/O rack. Options cards are also offered separately to match customer requirements.
The control surface is offered in three configurations, the S6L-32D (32 + 2 faders, 96 assignable knobs, Master Touchscreen and three Channel Touch Modules) and the S6L-24D / S6L-24 — both with 24 + 2 faders, 64 assignable knobs, Master Touchscreen and two Channel Touch Modules
The VENUE | E6L engine comes in two variations: the E6L-192, with 192 processing channels, 96 mix buses + LCR; and the E6L-144, with 144 processing channels, 64 mix buses + LCR.
The new Stage 64 I/O rack provides a choice analog / digital I/O and networking options and multiple racks can be combined for additional I/O flexibility.