METAlliance Announces NTP Technology as Newest Pro Partner

NTP Technology

Pictured is Mikael Vest, NTP Technology’s Sales Director.
Bottom (L-R) METAlliance co-founders Frank Filipetti, Elliot Scheiner, Chuck Ainlay, Al Schmitt, Ed Cherney and George Massenburg.

Nashville, TN, January 2015 – The METAlliance (Music Engineering & Technology Alliance) has announced that NTP Technology and its DAD product line has become the newest Pro Partner of the organization. Pro Partner membership is limited to companies that have shown a capacity and proclivity to manufacture and distribute products that meet the organization’s professional audio qualifications.

The METAlliance is comprised of a group of globally-recognized, award-winning audio engineers and producers who have been deeply involved in establishing techniques and technical standards that are the foundation of modern music recording. The METAlliance founders are Chuck Ainlay, Ed Cherney, Frank Filipetti, George Massenburg, Elliot Scheiner, Al Schmitt, and the late Phil Ramone.

METAlliance Technical Director George Massenburg commented on the newest Pro Partner, “NTP products are outstanding and their analog-to-digital and digital to analog conversion technology is especially impressive. This is a company that makes the competition nervous.”

“This Danish company has developed products that are World Class and unmatched in quality,” added METAlliance co-founder Frank Filipetti. “Their level of quality is a perfect example of what the METAlliance strives for in our Pro Partnerships. We are very gratified to have them join our organization to support our long range goals for excellence in audio.”

Mikael Vest, NTP Technology’s Sales Director, and one of the initial founders of the DAD – Digital Audio Denmark brand commented. “NTP is very proud to be considered as a pro partner with the METAlliance. The aim for the DAD converters has always been to provide the most transparent and non-coloring analog conversion possible, with a specific focus also on the ultra high-res sampling formats and unique clocking. I am happy that these efforts are recognized by this preeminent group of engineers and producers, and I treasure highly the feedback and inspiration from the group so that NTP can continue to provide even better means for making great recordings.”

METAlliance Pro Partnership is a group of companies that share the founders’ belief that a call for quality is important. It is limited, by invitation, to those companies that provide products and services deemed worthy of consideration by professionals. NTP joins other METAlliance Pro Partners: AKG, Audio-Technica, Cakewalk, DPA Microphones, JBL Pro, Lexicon, Manley Laboratories, GML, Millennia Music & Media Systems, Neumann USA, Prism Sound, Royer MIcrophones, Sanken Microphones, Solid State Logic, Sonnox, Steinberg, tc electronic, Universal Audio, and Yamaha.

About NTP Technology
NTP Technology produces high-reliability audio routing and signal processing systems for major international broadcasters, audio mastering, editing and post production studios. DAD – Digital Audio Denmark is a brand owned by NTP Technology is renowned worldwide for analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog audio converters delivering outstanding sonic performance. Based in Copenhagen, NTP is part of the Dan Technologies Group, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of audio, video, transmission products and digital media solutions. For more info, visit or

About the METAlliance
The METAlliance founders are Chuck Ainlay, Ed Cherney, Frank Filipetti, George Massenburg, Elliot Scheiner, Al Schmitt, and the late Phil Ramone. METAlliance is dedicated to the passionate commitment of securing the art of music through recording technologies that best deliver the music in all its many modern forms. To accomplish this goal, quality requires recognition and support.
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Interested companies should contact:
Jim Pace, Dir. of Business Affairs:
The Alliance is a Tennessee registered LLC.

METAlliance : strategic union of music producers and engineers dedicated to the highest standards of audio and delivery of music, securing the art through recording technology in all its evolving modern forms.