When: September 15, 2022
What: New York State Wireless Association Forum 2022 - Site Tour
Where: Saratoga Performing Arts Center
The NYSWA Wireless Forum 2022 included a site tour of the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs NY. The tour featured the power infrastructure that powers the Performing Arts Center, directed by ANS' Brendan Delaney, Director of In-Building Wireless and Matt Curtacci, Construction Manager. The venue's infrastructure includes a Distributed Antenna System upgraded in order to meet wireless demand.
The tour included historical information on the venue's past celebrity attendance as well as access to back stage, dressing rooms and the favored full "jam room" including the famed back room piano for pre-show celebrity preparation. Two in particular famed bands Journey and The Doors were known to enjoy the backroom piano. Journey actually came up with the intro piano melody to the famed, "Faithfully" song. Access to jamming video's by The Doors, Jim Morrison can be seen on You Tube, dated from 1968.