New Toys: BBE Sound MP24M Digital Mixer

BBE_Sound_MP24M-frontSMALLThe BBE MP24M Digital Mixer is the only digital mixing system available with BBE® Sonic Maximizer® processing. The MP24M has: 24 MASS® class-A, twin servo microphone pre- amps; two aux stereo line inputs; eight aux sends and four sub groups. There is extensive DSP onboard processing including 14 31-band graphic EQs. The input channels have 100- mm faders and feature compressor, gate, high and low pass filters, four-band parametric EQ, polarity reverse, and channel delay.

The BBE MP24M uses 24-bit/48 kHz A/D/D/A conversion, 32-bit floating-point SHARC DSP processors that lets you save effect and channel DSP presets. There is the ability to ar- chive up to 100 snapshots of the entire console as individual presets via its Load/Save/Copy function. For control, there is a built-in seven-inch color display plus you can mix remotely using a PC or an iDevice. The console also has a fully assignable talkback mic input and the ability to stream stereo audio over a 2.4GHz wireless connection.

The BBE Sound MP24M comes in a rugged, cartage case and sells for $1,999.99 MAP.


Barry Rudolph is a recording engineer/mixer who has worked on over 30 gold and platinum records. He has recorded and/or mixed Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hall & Oates, Pat Benatar, Rod Stewart, the Corrs, and more. Barry has his own futuristic music mixing facility and loves teaching audio engineering at Musician’s Institute, Hollywood, CA. He is a lifetime Grammy-voting member of NARAS and a contributing editor for Mix Magazine. barryrudolph.com