Studio

studio

studio

The Studio

Pete’s Studio is located in deepest Hampshire and has a warm and friendly atmoshere. The live room is a beautiful wooden floored, high ceiling room with excellent acoustics and a huge range of instruments including most of saxophone family, acoustic piano, several guitars, Fender bass, lots of percussion and a theremin.

 

Hardware

Apple iMac 3.4 GHz i7, JBL LSR4328 Monitors, Apogee Ensemble, AEA TRP Pre-amp, IVL Pitchrider 4000, Director’s Cut video digitiser.

Software

Apple Logic Pro 9, PSP (Mixpack, Stereopack & Vintage Warmer), Ambience SE, Sonalksis compressors and EQ, Celemony Melodyne

Apple Logic Pro is an industry standard music production and composition software application. It combines digital audio recording with MIDI sequencing and music notation (score writing).

Virtual Instruments

Vienna Instruments Ensemble, Post Pianos (Old Lady, Emperor, Bosendorfer, Yamaha C7), Garritan Personal Orchestra, East West Quantum Leap Symphonic Orchestra.

Microphones

AKG C12 VR
Matched pair Oktava ML 53 Ribbon
Matched pair Oktava MK-012
Shure SM58

A pair of 1949 HMV 2350/2351 Ribbon Microphones:

HMV Ribbon Microphone

A few old strange and unusual microphones:

akg d99c
AKG D99C Binaural
akaHarry
Reslo PGG
Reslo PGD
unidentifiedRCA vintage microphone
RCA (unidentified)
Philips 9585
PHILIPS 9585

And a classic STC 4021 “Apple & Biscuit”

STC 4021 Apple & Biscuit

INSTRUMENTS:

Saxophones & Other Woodwind

sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, baritone and bass, flute, alto flute, piccolo, clarinet. More info and pictures on the Taming The Saxophone pages

Miscellaneous

Wilmo Fender Telecaster
Fender Musicmaster bass guitar (1971)
LA percussion, jews harp, spoons.
Farfisa Pianorgan 1

Farfisa Pianorgan 1

Chief Producer and Studio Manager, Jim Thomas:

producer