Monday Apr 24

Equipment and Techniques

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A combination of high quality analog hardware and software we produce recordings that you can turn into a 16bit 44,1 KHz WAVform. We build our mastering suite around one of the most professional DSP operations in the world. This combination of hardware and software gives the flexibility to produce the complex logarithms that are required for the production of digital files with great status. The proper acoustic and the setting of the equipment in the studio mastering is an important factor since the mastering engineer hears harmonious, balanced all the acoustic frequency range. The process of audio mastering varies depending on the particular needs of the music piece.

Possible actions during mastering

  • Noise reduction to remove clicks, hiss and hum
  • Set stereo spectrum
  • Sound normalization in all tracks
  • Volume adjustment
  • Dynamic range expansion or compression
  • Peak level

Equipment

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Preamps

  • TL Audio PA 1 valve Classic
  • UNIVERSAL AUDIO 2-610 Tube Preamplifier

Audio Interface

  • MOTU-24 IO

Equalizer

  • KLARK-TEKNIK DN410

 Digital Signal Processor

  •  TC Electronic Power Core

Monitors

  • Genelec 8020A
  • Genelec 8040A Speak­er Monitor

DAW

  • Cubase – Steinberg
  • WaveLab

Audio console

  • TASCAM DM-3200

Headphone

  • Beyerdynamic DT-770 Pro

Connectors

  • Neutrik and Sommer cabling.