STUDIO

The studio

Studio 1 - music studio

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studio-floor-plan

 

Control room:

  • Chief Engineer: Murray Anderson
  • Raindirk Symphony LN2 mixing console
  • Custom Waterland monitor cabinets with Bryston amplification
  • A selection of nearfield monitors, including Genelec and Yamaha NS10
  • 5.1 Tannoy PBM8 monitor system with sub-woofer
  • Avid ProTools 10/11 HDX system
  • Lynx Aurora 16, Digidesign 192 I/O and MOTU 2408mk3 interfaces
  • Source-Connect, APTx, Telos Zephyr ISDN codecs
  • Quad-Core 2.8GHz Intel Xeon computer with 32GB RAM and Canopus ADVC-110 video converter
  • Apple Logic Pro X sequencer

 

 

studio-a-single-view-1Main Studio:

  • 100 square metre tracking room
  • 7 metre ceiling height
  • four isolations booths

 

 

Equipment includes:

  • Neumann, AKG, Sennheiser, Electrovoice, Rode, Shure, Coles and other microphones
  • AMS RMX-16 digital reverb
  • Lexicon 480L digital reverb
  • Quantec QRS digital reverb
  • Lexicon PCM60 digital reverb
  • Audio and Design FX-760-RS Compex-Limiter (2)
  • Audio and Design F769X-R Vocal Stressor (3)
  • Audio and Design E900-RS sweep EQ
  • Aphex Compellor (2)
  • dbx 160VU (4 pairs)
  • Urei LA-4 (pair)
  • myMix personal monitoring system
  • Gewiss C-form 3-phase 63A lighting supply

 

JVS_8263 JVS_8271 JVS_8288

 

 

Instruments include:

  • Yamaha G3 grand piano
  • Fender Rhodes Suitcase 88 electric piano
  • Amplifiers including Vox AC30, Mesa Boogie, Fender, Orange, Dan Armstrong and others
  • Many African instruments

 

 

JVS_8375 JVS_8332 JVS_0784

 

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Studio 2 - radio and television post-production

  • Engineer: Hannes Burger (We Love Jam)
  • Avid ProTools 10 HD Accel3 system
  • Avid Omni interface
  • Digidesign Control 24
  • MacPro Intel Dual 2.66 computer
  • Canopus ADVC-110 video converter
  • Event 20/20 monitors
  • Focusrite ISA 430 microphone preamplifier

Studio 3 - radio and television post-production

  • Engineer: Graham Merrill (We Love Jam)
  • Avid ProTools 10 HD Native system
  • Avid Omni interface
  • Digidesign C- 24
  • MacPro Intel Dual 2.66 computer
  • Canopus ADVC-110 video converter
  • Event 20/20 monitors
  • Focusrite ISA 428 microphone preamplifier

Studio 4 - radio and television post-production, film sound design, music composition

  • Engineer: Warrick Sony
  • Avid ProTools 10 HD Native system
  • Ableton Live 9.1
  • Melodyne Editor 2.1.1
  • Avid Omni interface
  • MacPro Intel Dual 2.66 computer
  • Canopus ADVC-110 video converter
  • Blueroom Minipod monitors
  • Focusrite ISA 428 microphone preamplifier

Studio 5 - radio and television post-production

  • Engineer: Arnold Vermaak (We Love Jam)
  • Avid ProTools 10/11 HDX system
  • 5.1 Focal Solo 6 BE monitor system
  • Digidesign D-Command control surface
  • Canopus ADVC-110 video converter
  • Digidesign 192 interface
  • Digidesign Sync I/O
  • SSL E signature Channel strip
  • SSL G series Compressor
  • SPL Channel One Valve channel strip
  • Neumann U89, TLM170, M149 and other microphones
  • Novation Ultra Nova Synth and Twitch controller