We only offer digital audio editing. For our work, we use, amongst others, the gear listed below. We decided not to specify in detail the version numbers of the software we use, in order to minimize the maintainance effort for this page. We always try, however, to keep our equipment as much technically up-to-date as possible.

Computer:

  • Intel Core i9 9980XE, 3.00GHz (18 cores, 36 threads)
  • 64 GB RAM
  • Windows 10 Pro 64 bit
  • RME HDSPe AIO sound card with AO4s extension
  • Presonus Audiobox 1818VSL
  • Focusrite Octopre MKII
  • 1x UAD-2 OCTO DSP card
  • 1x UAD-2 QUAD DSP card
  • 2x 24"-LCD monitors (color calibrated)
  • 8 TB RAID 5 hard disk array using a hardware RAID controller
  • 12 TB Backup server (RAID 5) for data archival purposes
  • 12 TB NAS server (RAID 5)

Studio monitors:

  • Yamaha HS-50M + Yamaha HS-10W (Subwoofer)
  • TANNOY Reveal 601A + TANNOY TS 10 (Subwoofer)

Both monitoring systems are precisely calibrated for the studio room.

Headphones:

  • AKG K-702
  • AKG K-812
  • AUDIO TECHNICA ATH-M40FS
  • Sennheiser HD 600
  • Sennheiser HD 800
  • Violectric HPA V200 highend headphone amplifier
  • Focusrite VRM Box

Monitoring:

  • SonarWorks Reference

Live streaming from the studio:

  • Source Elements Source-Live

Keyboards:

  • StudioLogic VMK-188+ master keyboard
  • AXiS-49
  • Roland PC-200

Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs):

  • MAGIX Sequoia
  • Presonus Studio One Professional
  • Cakewalk SONAR Producer Edition
  • REAPER
  • Steinberg WaveLab

Notation software:

  • Steinberg Dorico
  • Avid Sibelius
  • MakeMusic Finale

Music prototyping:

  • Cognitone Synfire Pro

Video editing software:

  • EDIUS
  • MAGIX Pro X

Effects:

Numerous plugins of highly respected companies, amongst others:

  • Numerous plugins for the UAD DSP cards
    (including faithful emulations of legendary analog studio gear like Studer® A800 and Ampex® ATR-102 tape recorder, Fairchild® 660/670, Teletronix® LA2A, Universal Audio® 1176, Pultec® EQ, Manley® Massive Passive EQ, Massenburg® EQ, Millennia® NSEQ-2 EQ, Precision K-Stereo Ambience Recovery Processor, Shadow Hills® Mastering Compressor,Ocean Way Studios microphone and room model, Brainworx® bx_refinement, ...)
  • Izotope Alloy
  • Izotope Nectar
  • Izotope Neutron Advanced
  • Izotope Ozone Advanced
  • Izotope RX Advanced
  • fabfilter Pro-C Compressor
  • fabfilter Pro-DS Deesser
  • fabfilter Pro-G Gate/Expander
  • fabfilter Pro-L Limiter
  • fabfilter Pro-MB Multiband Dynamics
  • fabfilter Pro-Q 2 Equalizer
  • fabfilter Pro-R Reverb
  • oeksound soothe
  • oeksound spiff
  • fabfilter Saturn
  • sonible entropy:EQ+
  • sonible frei:raum
  • sonible proximity:EQ+
  • sonible smart:comp
  • sonible smart:EQ
  • Soundtheory GULFOSS
  • SoundRadix Drum Leveler
  • SoundRadix Pi
  • SoundRadix SurferEQ
  • Sugar Audio Filterizor Q Pro
  • McDSP 6034 Ultimate Multiband Compressor
  • McDSP 6050 Ultimate Channel Strip
  • McDSP 6060 Ultimate Module Collection
  • McDSP AE600 Dynamic EQ
  • McDSP ML8000 Advanced Limiter
  • Intelligent Sounds & Music AROMA
  • Intelligent Sounds & Music Duck Delay
  • Intelligent Sounds & Music MANGO
  • LeapWing Audio CenterOne
  • LeapWing Audio DynOne
  • LeapWing Audio StageOne
  • Softube Weiss Compressor Limiter
  • Softube Weiss Deess
  • Softube Weiss DS1 MK3
  • Softube Weiss MM-1
  • SIRAudio SpectrumAnalyzer
  • SIRAudio StandardCLIP
  • SIRAudio StandardEQ
  • SIRAudio SIR Convolution Reverb
  • Audioease Altiverb
  • Lexicon PCM Total Bundle
  • LiquidSonics Illusion
  • LiquidSonics Lustrous Plates
  • LiquidSonics Reverberate
  • LiquidSonics Seventh Heaven (Bricasti M7 emulation)
  • 2Caudio Aether
  • 2Caudio B2
  • 2Caudio Breeze
  • 2CAudio Precedence
  • Overloud REmatrix
  • UVI Plate
  • Eiosis AirEQ Premium
  • Eiosis E²Deesser
  • Eventide Elevate Mastering Bundle
  • Eventide Fission
  • Eventide UltraChannel
  • Accusonus DRUMATOM
  • Accusonus ERA Bundle Pro
  • Plugin Alliance ADPTR Metric AB
  • Plugin Alliance Black Box Analog Design HG-2
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_2098 EQ
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_console Focusrite SCC
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_console N
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_console SSL 4000 E
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_console SSL 4000 G
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_control
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_digital Mastering Equalizer
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_dynEQ
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_hybrid
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_limiter
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_meter
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_opto
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_refinement
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_saturator
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_townhouse
  • Plugin Alliance brainworx bx_XL
  • Plugin Alliance Dangerous Music BAX EQ
  • Plugin Alliance Elysia Alpha Compressor
  • Plugin Alliance Elysia Mpressor
  • Plugin Alliance Elysia Museq
  • Plugin Alliance Elysia Nvelope
  • Plugin Alliance Fiedler Audio stage
  • Plugin Alliance Mäag EQ2
  • Plugin Alliance Mäag EQ4
  • Plugin Alliance Mäag Magnum-K
  • Plugin Alliance Millennia NSEQ-2
  • Plugin Alliance Noveltech Character
  • Plugin Alliance Noveltech Vocal Enhancer
  • Plugin Alliance Pro Audio DSP Dynamic Spectrum Mapper
  • Plugin Alliance Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor
  • Plugin Alliance SPL EQ Ranger Plus
  • Plugin Alliance SPL HawkEye
  • Plugin Alliance SPL IRON
  • Plugin Alliance SPL Passeq
  • Plugin Alliance SPL Transient Designer Plus
  • Plugin Alliance SPL TwinTube
  • Plugin Alliance SPL Vitalizer® Mk2-T
  • Plugin Alliance Vertigo VSC-2 Compressor
  • Plugin Alliance Vertigo VSM-3 Saturator
  • Vertigo VSC-3 Compressor
  • u-he Presswerk
  • HoRNet AutoGain Pro
  • HoRNet Dynamics Control
  • HoRNet VU Meter
  • Matthew Lane DrMS
  • MeterPlugs DynaMeter
  • MeterPlugs Loudness Penalty
  • MeterPlugs Perception
  • Sonoris Mastering Compressor
  • Sonoris Multiband Mastering Compressor
  • Thimeo StereoTool
  • QuikQuak UpStereo Pro
  • MAAT DRMeter MkII
  • MAAT RSPhaseShifter W2324
  • Plug and Mix Pro Bundle
  • Nomad Factory Analog Studio Rack
  • Nomad Factory Integral Studio Bundle
  • Metric Halo ChannelStrip
  • Metric Halo Character
  • SoundWays Core Bundle
  • Waves C6 Multiband Compressor
  • Waves Center
  • Waves CLA MixHub
  • Waves Hybrid EQ
  • Waves IR1 Reverb
  • Waves InPhase
  • Waves J37 (emulation of the legendary tape machine Studer J37 at Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves NLS (Non-Linear Summing)
  • Waves REDD (emulation of the legendary REDD series mixing consoles at Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves RS56 (emulation of the legendary equalizer at Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves Scheps 73
  • Waves TG12345 (emulation of the legendary mixing console at Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves TG Mastering Chain (emulation of the mastering effect chain at Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves Vinyl
  • Waves Vitamin
  • Waves Vocal Rider
  • Flux:: Alchemist
  • Flux:: EVO channel
  • Flux:: Elixir
  • Flux:: Jünger Audio Level Magic
  • Flux:: IRCAM HEar
  • Flux:: IRCAM Spat
  • Flux:: IRCAM Verb
  • Flux:: Mastering Pack
  • Flux:: Syrah
  • Audified MixChecker Pro
  • Audified U87
  • Audified U87b
  • Audified RZ062
  • PSP MasterQ
  • PSP Neon HR
  • PSP X-Dither
  • Sound Magic Neo EQ
  • SoundToys EchoBoy
  • Audio Damage Modulation Bundle
  • Audio Damage PanStation
  • Mildon Studios Provoc Series Bundle
  • Sonnox Fraunhofer Pro Codec
  • Sonnox Oxford SuprEsser
  • MeldaProduction TotalFXBundle
  • DMG Audio Compassion Dynamics Processor
  • DMG Audio Dualism
  • DMG Audio EQuality
  • DMG Audio EQuick
  • DMG Audio EQuilibrum
  • DMG Audio Essence
  • DMG Audio Expurgate
  • DMG Audio Limiitless
  • DMG Audio Multiplicity
  • Slate Digital FG-X
  • Slate Digital Virtual Buss Compressors
  • Slate Digital Virtual Console Collection
  • Slate Digital Virtual Mix Bus
  • Slate Digital Virtual Preamp Collection
  • Slate Digital Virtual Tape Machines
  • Slate Digital Virtual Tube Collection
  • Sample Magic Magic AB
  • Mastering the Mix ANIMATE
  • Mastering the Mix EXPOSE
  • Mastering the Mix LEVELS
  • Mastering the Mix REFERENCE
  • FlowStone
  • Sensomusic Usine
  • All plugins of Direct Approach
  • Most plugins of DDMF
  • Zynaptiq ADAPTIVERB
  • Zynaptiq MORPH
  • Zynaptiq UNCHIRP
  • Zynaptiq UNFILTER
  • Zynaptiq UNMIX::Drums
  • Zynaptiq UNVEIL
  • NuGen Audio ISL True Peak Limiter
  • NuGen Audio MasterCheck Pro
  • NuGen Audio SEQ-S
  • NuGen Audio SEQ1 Master
  • NuGen Audio SEQ2 Master
  • NuGen Audio Stereo Pack
  • NuGen Audio SigMod
  • NuGen Audio VisLM H Loudness Meter
  • NuGen Audio Visualizer
  • zplane vielklang
  • zplane PPMulator XL
  • Most plugins from BlueCat Audio
  • All plugins from Voxengo
  • Most plugins of Tokyo Dawn Labs
  • All plugins of Audio Vitamins
  • Acustica Audio N4 Pro
  • TeamDNR MixControl Pro
  • AIXcoustic Electri-Q Equalizer
  • HOFA DynamicTiltEQ+
  • HOFA IQ-Analyzer
  • HOFA IQ-Comp
  • HOFA IQ-Deesser
  • HOFA IQ-EQ
  • HOFA IQ-Reverb
  • HOFA SYSTEM
  • Celemony Melodyne
  • SynchroArts Revoice Pro
  • Audioease Speakerphone
  • ...and more

Software synthesizer and sound libraries:

  • Native Instruments KOMPLETE
  • Native Instruments KORE 2
  • EastWest Quantum Leap Synphonic Orchestra Platinum Plus
  • EastWest Quantum Leap Symphonic Choirs (inkl. VOTA)
  • EastWest Quantum Leap Stormdurm 2 PRO
  • EastWest Quantum Leap Voices of Passion
  • LA Scoring Strings Full
  • Garritan Personal Orchestra
  • Walander Instruments NotePerformer
  • Best Service Xsample Chamber Ensemble
  • HALion Orchestra
  • Ilya Efimov Accordion
  • Ilya Efimov Acoustic Guitar Complete
  • Ilya Efimov Nylon Guitar Complete
  • Ilya Efimov Zhaleika
  • Hauptwerk Virtual Organ including the following organ models:
    • Walcker organ, St. Martinikerk Doesburg (NL), IV/75
    • Cavaillé-Coll organ, St. Etienne Caen (F), III/50
    • Cavaillé-Coll organ, Cathédrale Saint-Omer (F), IV/49
    • Feith organ, St. Gertrud Dingelstädt (D), III/45
    • Buchholz organ, Black Church Braşov (RO), IV/63
    • Ibach organ, St. Gertrude Bergen op Zoom (NL), III/42
    • Mathis organ, St. Peter and Paul Görlitz (D), IV/87
    • Bader organ, Walburgiskerk Zutphen (NL), III/38
    • Schnitger organ, Grote Kerk Zwolle (NL), IV/64
    • Marcussen organ (Main Organ), Laurenskerk Rotterdam (NL), IV/85
    • Marcussen organ (Transept Organ), Laurenskerk Rotterdam (NL), III/31
    • Bätz organ, Domkerk Utrecht (NL), III/50
    • Frère Isnard organ, St. Marie-Madeleine, St. Maximin (F), IV/45
    • Grygar organ, Holy Cross Church, Litomyšl (CZ), IV/51
    • Ducroquet/Cavaillé-Coll organ, Aix-en-Provence (F), III/40
    • Jean Boizard organ, St. Michel en Thierache (F), IV/31
    • Aeolian Skinner organ, Oakland (USA), III/45
    • Reuter organ, Portland (USA), IV/80
    • Yokota organ, Chico State University (USA), II/37
    • Organ at St. Anne Moseley, Birmingham (GB), II/35
    • Renaissance organ, Smecno (CZ), II/19
    • Baroque organ, Zlata Koruna (CZ), II/20
    • Tomaš Močnik organ, Velesovo (SLO), II/45
    • Grenzing organ, Chains of Ménestérol (F), II/23
    • Kirchner organ, St. Valentin, Kiedrich (D), II/21
    • Ruckers harpsichord, two manuals
    • Mietke harpsichord, two manuals
    • Clavichord
    • Claviorganum, two manuals
  • Pianoteq PRO
  • Spectrasonics Omnisphere
  • Spectrasonics Stylus RMX
  • Drumagog Platinum
  • 8dio Zeus Drummer
  • CamelAudio Alchemy
  • Izotope Iris
  • Izotope Vocalsynth
  • Soniccouture Array Mbira
  • Soniccouture Ondes
  • Synplant
  • Waldorf PPG Wave 3.V
  • Applied Acoustics Chromaphone
  • Applied Acoustics Strum Acoustic GS
  • Applied Acoustics Tassman
  • ...and more