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TASCAM Announces TA-1VP Price Decrease




Vocal Processor Price Decrease

MONTEBELLO, CA (Sep 4, 2012) – TASCAM is the Pro Audio Division of TEAC America. 

The TASCAM TA-1VP vocal processor, co-developed with Antares Audio Technologies, is designed to help ensure that its users get the best vocal performance possible, whether in live performance or in the studio. Featuring Antares’ world-famous Auto-Tune® pitch correction, along with a combination of microphone modeling, tube modeling, compression, gating, doubling, de-essing and a high quality mic preamp, the TA-1VP is perfect tool for creating virtually any modern vocal sound.

            What makes this a true TASCAM product is its versatility. The TA-1VP features are not only ideal for professional quality vocal production, but for a variety of other uses as well. Musicians and engineers can utilize the TA-1VP when mic’ing up an acoustic or percussive instrument, taking advantage of the compression, microphone and tube models to make sure they’re getting the high-quality sound their recording or live performance deserves. With over a dozen mic models, +48V phantom power to ensure compatibility with any mic, and the ability to easily double-track, the TA-1VP will meet any real-time performance or recording need.

            The TA-1VP, already nominated for a TEC award, is another example of Antares’ creative and innovative technologies, along with the quality, versatility and innovation you can trust from TASCAM. At a new lower estimated street-price of approximately $399.99, the TA-1VP is a seamless and affordable addition to any home/professional studio, house of worship or live set-up.


Key TA-1VP features include:

  • Antares Auto-Tune Evo™ real-time pitch correction with enhanced tracking and correction capabilities
  • Ultra-low latency for real-time live performance use
  • Antares Microphone Modeling simulates a variety of high-end studio microphones with variable proximity effect
  • Analog tube modeling
  • Variable-knee compression
  • Downward-expanding gate processor
  • Variable frequency de-esser
  • Flexible 2-band parametric EQ
  • Automatic mono or stereo double-tracking
  • User-programmable settings
  • Dynamic MIDI control
  • XLR microphone input with +48V phantom power
  • ¼” balanced line input and output
  • S/PDIF digital output
  • ¼” footswitch input



TASCAM is the pro-audio and home recording division of TEAC Corporation. TASCAM will continue to be instrumental in revolutionizing professional and home recording by offering the highest quality products at the best value to their customers.

About Antares Audio Technologies

Antares Audio Technologies is the worldwide leader in the development of unique vocal processing tools. Having revolutionized vocal production with the ground-breaking Auto- Tune pitch correction technology, Antares is committed to providing producers, engineers, sound designers and musicians with powerful, innovative, easy-to-use tools for enhancing and manipulating the human voice. Now, with the introduction of its revolutionary Auto-Tune for Guitar technology, Antares is profoundly expanding the flexibility and creative potential of the electric guitar.

Evo™ is a trademark and Auto-Tune® and Antares® are registered trademarks of Antares Audio Technologies.