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This page last updated 5/15/07
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>>>Consoles/MixersYamaha 02R96

Yamaha 02R96
with Channel Strip add-on software, various interface cards, meter bridge, Benchmark Media DAC1 digital to analog converter and 480-point Mosses & Mitchell patchbay featuring Mogami harnesses and patch cables.
API 3124/m 4-input mic preamp/mixer
Roland M-240R portable mixer
Mackie 1204 portable mixer

>>>Recording & Playback

RADAR 24 high-resolution 24-track digital recorder with interchangeable drives, DVD-R, Nyquist 96KHz and AES/EBU cards and more.
SADiE ARTEMIS high-resolution
digital audio workstation
with hardware controller, 36GB drive capacity, Aardvark Aardsync II digital master clock, Plextor 8/20 CDR, Exabyte Eliant DDP drive, BOB interface and more...
Alesis Masterlink. 96kHz/24bit recording system
Benchmark Media DAC1 digital to analog converter
Dorrough 380E AES/EBU Digital Audio Meter
Primera Bravo CD printer/duplicator
Duplication Towers 7-slave, 24X CD duplication system w/60Gb hard drive
Otari DTR-8 DAT deck
Otari MX5050BII 2-track
Marantz PMD-500 double-well cassette deck

>>>MicrophonesBLUE Bottle mic

B.L.U.E. Bottle tube mic w/B6 + B7 capsules and
 New!!additional Red Type B body
Soundelux U99 tube mic (original) New!!
Neumann KM-84i (2), modified by Klaus Heyne (German Masterworks)
Neumann KM-84i (2) unmodified
Microtech_Gefell M930 (2) New!!
Royer R-121 (2)
BeyerDynamic MC740 New!!
M_Audio Sputnik tube mic
Electro-Voice RE-20
BeyerDynamic M 201TG
Audix D6
Audix D4
Audix D2 (3)
Sennheiser MD-504 (4)
Crown PZM 30RG (2)
Radio Shack PZM (2)
Naiant MSH-1A (stereo pair)
Studio Projects B3
Shure SM57 (3)
AudioTechnica ATM25
Audix OM-2
All microphone cabling is by Mogami
Custom-fabricated Whirlwind 16-channel mic splitter with vintage Jensen JE-MB-C transformers

>>>Mic Preamps

Neve 1084 mic preamp/eqs (2)
Focusrite ISA-115 stereo mic preamp/eq with extensive Alactronics modifications
Focusrite ISA115
Chandler Limited Germanium mic preamp/DI  New!!
Chandler Limited TG 2 2-input mic preamp/DI w/impedance switching mod
Aurora Audio GTQ2-MKIII preamp/EQ/DI  New!!
API 3124/m 4-input mic preamp/DI/mixer
API 3124+ 4-input mic preamp/DI New!!
Chameleon Labs 7602 mic preamp/EQ/DI (2)  New!!

>>>MonitoringMeyer HD-1

Benchmark Media DAC1 digital to analog converter
Meyer Sound HD-1 monitor system
Cambridge Acoustics Model Eleven
Studio monitoring: Cambridge Acoustics Soundworks (2 sets)
Studio phones are Audio-Technica ATH-M40FS headphones powered by Furman HD-6 and Symetrix SX-204 amplifiers
Acoustical tuning with RPG(tm) components

>>>Analog Signal Processing / EQ

API 2500 Stereo Compressor
UREI/Teletronix LA-3A Compressors (3)
UREI LA-4 Compressor (modified)
Empirical Labs EL8 Distressors, Brit-mode (2)
Rupert Neve Designs Portico 5043 Compressor/Limiter New!!
Rupert Neve Designs Portico 5042 "TrueTape" Emulation Driver  New!!
SPL Transient Designer 4 New!!
Aurora Audio GTQ2-MKIII preamp/EQ  New!!
Focusrite ISA-115 Stereo Eq with Alactronics modifications
Neve 1084 eqs (2)
Chameleon Labs 7602 eqs (2) New!!
Aphex 9001 processing rack with:

  • (4) Aphex 9651 Expressor modules
  • (4) Aphex 9611 Expander/Gate modules
  • (3) Aphex 9901 Parametric EQ modules
  • (3) dbx 902 De-Esser modules

FMR Audio RNC Stereo Compressors (2 units in Mercenary Audio rack)
Antares ATR-1a Auto-Tune Intonation Processor
BBE 802 processor
Motion SoundPro 3 Leslie-style speaker system
Mesa/Boogie Formula Pre guitar processor
Little Labs IBP DI/phase alignment tool
Little Labs RedEye DI/Reamp
Whirlwind Direct2 stereo direct boxes (3)

>>>Digital Signal Processing

Kurzweil KSP8 Digital Processor New!!
Crane Song HEDD 192 analog & digital processor/converter
Crane Song Hedd
Aardvark Aardsync II digital master clock
Z-Sys z-16.16r pro digital patchbay w/remote
TC Helicon Voice One voice processor New!!
TC Electronics D-TWO Digital Delay
Sony DPS-V55 Digital effects unit
Sony DPS-M7 Sonic Modulator
Sony DPS-M7 Sonic Modulator

Our Yamaha 02R console provides two powerful onboard digital multieffects processors, plus digital equalization and dynamics processing on every channel.

>>>CDR Production

Primera Bravo Compact Disc
Printer/Duplicator- prints and duplicates small-runs of your CD's in full color.
Duplication Towers 7-slave, 24X CD duplication system w/60Gb hard drive


(Our Radar and SADiE systtems can both lock and synchronize to all common sync formats.)
Aardvark Aardsync II digital master clock
Mark of the Unicorn MIDI Time Pieces (2)
Mark of the Unicorn Video Time Piece (VITC-capable) for sale.

>>>Synthesizers and other instruments

Kurzweil PC1X-L
Kurzweil PC2R
Yamaha TG77
Yamaha TX802
Korg M1R
E-MU Proteus/3 "World"
Roland D-550
Roland MKS-70
Roland R-8M
Alesis D4
SteinwayEML 101

1974 Fender Rhodes Stage electric piano rebuilt by John Della Vecchia

A 1926 Steinway M grand piano, professionally set up and maintained, is available with advance notice.
Some restrictions apply when booking sessions with the Steinway. Please inquire.

2000 Martin D15 mahogany dreadnaught guitar (please inquire in advance)

Guild Pilot bass

1940's-vintage Musser marimba (small)


1975 Mesa Boogie Mark I guitar amp
Motion SoundPro 3 Leslie-style speaker system
Ampeg SVT-410HE bass cabinet

We also offer a modest arsenal of percussion instruments


Apple Dual-1.42GHhz PowerMac G4 (Mirrored Drive Door) with 2 GB RAM, 1.25 terqabyte storage, Pioneer DVR-110D and DVR-106DVD-R/CD-R "Superdrives" and Exabyte Eliant drive, NEC FP2141 and Samsung 192N monitors, Lexmark C610 color laser, Epson Stylus Photo 1280 and Brother PT-9200PC printers, Canon N1220U scanner & more.

>>>Audio Production Software

Performer, Composer's Mosaic, Unisyn, 02R librarian, assorted patch libraries

>>>Graphics Software

From Adobe:
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • GoLive
  • Dimensions
  • StreamLine
  • Pagemaker
  • and more, 
    Hundreds of fonts from Adobe, Monotype, Agfa, Emigre, Hot Metal Type, and many other vendors are installed in our system, and we maintain up-to-date in-house specimen books. The Adobe, Agfa and Monotype CD-ROM's are available for further selection.

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