Our state-of-the-art versatile
digital MIDI studios run Yamaha, Roland, Korg equipment, all-pro software and PC-based systems. Long-time expertise ensures
the best products for all our clients - be it the single musician to corporate bodies.
Need maximum flexibi-lity? We aim to achive this by staggering options
using two main 'input measure' criteria
or premiums: please refer to the 'studio recording' page for a guide ( ' R
E C O R D I N G S E R V I C E S O P T I O N S G U I D E' )
Audio quality level defaults at 16bit/44.1khz 'CD Quality',
but is easily achieved to 24bit/96khz, uncompressed compared to compressed audio. Packages available include Basic,
Silver and Gold
2. Digital production
Midi and Audio track seamless sequencing (client own arrangements
or own custom work) using the latest professional computer (DAW) systems and software.
describes these options in summary, customers are however always welcome to submit special requirements .
work is the key to success in todays' competitive industry. As producers with a reputation to live up to we naturally
actively pursue perfection in all our clients work. You should thus expect no less than the best value for money , and should
at anytime a problem arises, we will ensure our clients get satisfactory solutions.
We routinely retain qualified resident
engineers (minimum UK BTEC Music Technology or above) who further boast of years' experience in music productions
and are talented musicians themselves, hence understand perfectly all challenges that artists and clients may face.External
(customer-hired) engineers and professional session musicians are also readily at hand to provide the best services to
clients. Alternative arrangements regarding all aspects of recording, including part-production, are all welcomed. Please
see our "Services" pages for more info
OUR ARTISTS BASE
are open to all artists preferences and will work with all age and experience levels. Talent is not a preserve of any of these.
Analogue production setup Traditionally the purest mode for audio recording, 'analogue' is made using tape multitrack machines, availed
to clients at Soundworks Studios, Blackbird leys Oxford. Also major works requiring larger scale recording
or mixing e.g. choir/orchestra can be tranfered to the larger Soundworks facilities. A full breadth of pro analogue hardware
(e.g 48 track Allen and Heath valve mixing console, TL Audio outboard, etc, will
be at hand. Click picture to enlarge studio photo.
'Analogue' production setup - SOUNDWORKS OXFORD.
Regarded as the purest mode for audio recording,
'analogue' can be made using ADAT multitrack machines, availed
to clients at Soundworks Studios, Blackbird leys Oxford. Of course , the newer digital format is
always available in tandem.
works requiring larger scale recording or
mixing e.g. choir/orchestra can be transfered to the larger Soundworks facilities. A full breadth of pro analogue hardware
(e.g 48 track Allen and Heath valve
mixing console, TL Audio outboard, etc, will
be at hand. Click picture to enlarge studio photo.
production setup - SOUNDWORKS and TRAXBOX
Our state-of-the-art versatile digital MIDI studios run
the very best top brands proven on the market, including
Yamaha, Roland, Korg (sound equipment), Soundcraft, Allen and Heath (mixing consoles), Steinberg all-pro software
run on quality-spec PC systems, just to name a few.
Long-time expertise augments and ultimately ensures
the best products for all our clients - be it the single musician to corporate bodies. Need look
A set of Intel processor
Dual Core PCs equipped with
top brand soundcards Yamaha, Emu, M-Audio and running a variety of Digital
Audio Workstation (DAW) and Midi Production software, are at the core
of the system. The system software suite includes
top calibre synthesiser instruments accompaniment in traditional GM XG GS or other exotic formats,
plus seamless Audio+ Midi sequencing and
multi-track recording via Logic Pro, Samplitude Pro, Cubase Pro, Powertacks
Pro Audio software, and advanced digital DSP, mixing
and mastering all in the one package.
Monitors range from Hi-fi to studio reference
grade units M-Audio, Tannoy, Yamaha to
fully cover all possibilities.
traxbox instrumentation is produced here except for specific acoustic recorded items, live
drums, wind instruments and vocals, for instance, which
are handled at our sister studio Soundworks oxford.
STUDIO GALLERY (updating ,more images soon)
|Production synths include
|Masterboard Yamaha PSR 6700
|Midi based PC Production
|Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) Units
Multi track Digital Production
Featured Samples 1.Dont let yr problems
2. One Luv
In each case above, starting with
bare vocal samples (here royalty-free items from MAGIX), we duly determine and develop an appropriate basic accompaniment, incorporating basic arrangement
of beats, instruments and the vocals..
Digital-Analogue DSP enhancement including filtering , Eq as well as effects, both
in real time or off-line are also applied. The samples are then mixed down
to two stereo tracks as appear in the demos. A
more or less similar approach is used to produce complete and more complex music for clients.
Typical track Cnstruction
-Audio samples, or both
Summary Let down_instl
Don't let my problems
Get down on it (CoolandthaGang)
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DIGITAL AUDIO WORKSTATION
(DAW) SET UP
Computer-based digital music production Midi/Analog -
256+ seamless MIDI-AUDIO multitrack: Pro-level editable in all parameters. Top brand Hardware
and Software Instruments :Various from
XG/AW2, Roland GS/GM, Korg Triton, up to Magix
Robota, E-Jay, Native Instruments , etc.
Cubase Steinberg, Powertracks Pro-Audio, MAGIX Samplitude Pro
Pentium high performance PCs.
LEXICON Core 2 Audio System 4in-8out with S/PDIF, ADAT ;
YAMAHA DSP FACTORY (DS2416 , SW1000XG PCI Cards) .
Pro spec systems
affording independent HD-based digital domain mixing, mastering, and final
to CD/MD/tape, 24bit/96Khz quality
Software DSP processing Pro-quality
on-board by Steinberg, Yamaha,Edimol,
etc AND various.
Analogue outboard include Yamaha,
Allen *& Heath Mixing consoles
Soundworks Oxford) ,
and MOTU systems, to name a few , all available at
discretion or preference.
End-Sound Monitoring and Reproduction:
Yamaha NS10M, HS80M Studio Monitors, JBL, KROK.
PRODUCTION SET UP Multi-purpose
In-studio or outdoors productions facilities
sound proofed 'live sound' rooms plus control room for studio-based work (option for
Sounworks Oxford facilities if/for large sessions)
Professional outdoors recording facility: for works at clients prefered locations
recording and sound production units and the expertise to use them.
MIDI and other hardware music equipment
Pro-series Synths and modules- Yamaha, Roland, Korg, Kurzweil, Nordlead
high quality mixing console, upto 48 audio channels: Behringer, Yamaha, Allen and Heath.
outboard, including TL Audio, Drawmer, Alesis,Yamaha
Mics include Shure(SM58), Behringer, Neumann(U87), AKG (1000s,414), Sony
mastering ,duplication and jacket design suites Marantz, Tascam, DAW based.
Copy in all
size and formats: from AVI,WMA to MP3:CD,DVD or VHS Tape
Update in progress!