Toronto, ON - February 24, 2005 - EDIROL North America announced today that Apple Computer has chosen Edirol Audio Interfaces and MIDI Keyboard Controllers to be featured on Apple's upcoming iLife'05 and Beyond seminars and Apple's Audio Production Ecosystem seminars. Apple will be touring Canada in March presenting products recently introduced at MacWorld Expo 2005. The Edirol FA-101 Audio Interface and PCR-M80 MIDI Keyboard Controller will both be used to demonstrate new features in Garage Band 2, a part of Apple's iLife'05 Software Suite. The FA-101 is the only FireWire Audio available that fully supports Apple's Mac OS X Native FireWire Audio Driver and has ten audio inputs and outputs allowing users to take advantage of Garage Band 2's new multiple audio track recording capability. Christian Delfino, Sales and Marketing Manager for Edirol in Canada, commented "Edirol and Apple have partnered very closely at an engineering level for several years contributing to many of the audio standards in use today. We are very excited to now be able to partner with Apple and show the public the creative possibilities that can be achieved when you partner an exceptional digital media creation platform, like Apple's, with interfaces designed to fully support and maximize their native multimedia capabilities." The iLife'05 and Beyond Seminars focus on the iLife '05 Suite, including Garage Band 2, the new Mac Mini, iWork and the iPod Shuffle and will be presented in the following cities:
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