Reviews Meridian wins MIPA 2009 Award

M.I.P.A., the Muzikmesse International Press Award, is the "Grammy" of the Musical Instrument/Pro Audio industry, this year celebrating it's 10th Anniversary.

More than 300 international representatives of manufacturers and distributors of musical instruments and audio equipment attended this huge show including guests from the US, Canada, Japan, Taiwan, Brazil, South Africa, Russia, Poland, Great Britain, Italy, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg, Sweden, Denmark, Austria, Switzerland, Germany and more.

112 magazines from all over the world voted for the best products of 2008/2009 in approximately 40 categories. The award has been presented to the winners at a special MIPA-Party/Awards-Ceremony held during Musikmesse, Frankfurt Germany on Thursday, 2nd of April. 2009.

Mapex Meridian was nominated in the MIPA 2009 best acoustic drum category and the new 700 series within best Hardware category, a great result for two of the most recent product lines launched in 2009.

Mapex were delighted when the result for best acoustic drum set was announced. The Meridian won the category, beating off competition from DW and TAMA. The MIPA judges were particularly impressed with the quality, value and sonic performance of new the Mapex Meridian Maple series.