Catasonic Studio Equipment
Control Room dimensions: 15 feet x 16 feet with 7 foot ceiling
Tracking Room dimensions: 14 1/2 feet x 13 feet with 7 1/2 foot ceiling
Garage Annex features a Hardman baby grand piano.
This room is used full time as Weba’s Vocal Studio
Fully soundproof rooms with balanced grounds on all outlets
Machine Room with isolated Hard Drives and computers, provides whisper quiet sound levels in the Control Room.
Avid Pro Tools HDX system with Avid HD I/O Interface (16 Analog In and Out at any sample rate or format), M-Audio MIDI Interface, Digidesign PRE (8 channel Mic Pre)
Apple MacPro with 32 gigs RAM
Wide variety of Hard Drives with USB 3.0 and Firewire 400 and 800 interfaces.
We do not have Thunderbolt at this time.
DVD Burner, Blu-Ray 25 gig Single Layer Burner for quick data backups.
Our system provides 16 channels of wired inputs and either 5.1 or Stereo Out. We also have a set of 16 inputs preset to -10 levels in the Patch Bay and a total of 16 channels of outputs in our patch bay.
8 channels are dedicated to our 8 channel HEAR Technologies headphone system.
Apple 30″ Cinema HD
Sony Bravia 1080p HD Video Monitor
Avid D-Command 24 fader Control Surface with X-Mon Control Room Monitoring and Talkback system.
up to 5 orchestra chairs, music stands and lights
DynAudio BM 15A Near Field Monitors
Genelec 5.1 Surround system
Manley Vox Box MicPre Channel Strip
Millenia DV 37 stereo pair Mic Pre with Ribbon Mic setting
Great River MP-2NV Mercenary Edition 2 channel Mic Pre
Demeter VTMP-2b 2 channel Mic Pre
TLA Ivory VP-5051 Valve Processor Channel Strip Mic Pre
Summit DCL-200 Stereo Compressor/Limiter
Steiner Parker synthacon controllable via CV to MIDI conversion (in primitive condition)
Kurzweil PC 88 MIDI controller
Full Drum Kit
Analog Recorders and other playback devices Include:
Tascam M 42 1/2 track Stereo Recorder (7 1/2 and 15 ips speeds for 7″ or 10″ reels.)
Teac A2300 Quarter Track reel to reel
Denon DP-DJ151 Turntable capable of 33, 45 and 78 rpm as well as Pitch adjust or speed adjust with no pitch change (via internal DSP) Connected to an ART adjustable Phono Pre
Denon DN-790-R Cassette
Denon DN-C360 CD Player
Fostex SV 3700 DAT recorder
JVC VHS player/recorder
Pioneer DV-45A Elite Series Universal DVD Player (DVD Video, DVD Audio and SACD)
Blu Ray Player
JVC BR-DV3000 DV deck
Dave Pearlman TM-1 (Cardiod or Omni)
Cascade Fathead II Ribbon Mics (matched Pair)
AKG C12VR (Cardiod Figure 8 or Omni)
AKG 414 (Cardio Figure 8 or Omni)
AKG 452 (2)
Groove Tube GT1 (2)
Blue Baby Bottle
Audio Technica 4033
Audio Technica 2020 (3)
Heil PR 20
AKG D12 E
Neumann KM 100 (2)
Shure SM57 (several)
Octava MK 2500 (Modified by Terry Setter)
Catasonic Music Software
Pro Tools HDX (current version)
Files can be exported to any earlier version and Early versions can be opened on our system.
Pro Tools 10 Native with Digi 002 in our Garage annex
Some of this software may not be currently installed and/or may have older than current versions
Final Cut Studio
Avid Pro Series Dynamics
Melodyne Celemony Plug In
Eventide Anthology 2
Spectrasonics Trilogy, Stylus RMX and Atmosphere
Native Instruments Komplete 10
many 3rd party Kontakt Instruments
Digi Revibe II
Steve Massey tools (all)
East West Play editions of:
RA, Goliath, Platinum Symphony Orchestra, Hollywood Strings, Woodwinds and Brass, Storm Drum II, Fab Four, Gypsy, Voices of Passion
This list subject to change at anytime