We only offer digital audio processing. However, since we use many high-quality emulations of famous high-end analog gear, we can nevertheless provide you with typical and authentic analog sound, if your recording requires this kind of sound flavor. For our work, we use, among others, the gear listed below. We decided not to specify in detail the version numbers of the software we use, to minimize the maintenance 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)
  • 128 GB RAM
  • Windows 11 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 28" 4K 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, K-812
  • AUDIO TECHNICA ATH-M40FS
  • Sennheiser HD 600, HD 800, HD 800 S
  • Violectric HPA V200 highend headphone amplifier
  • Focusrite VRM Box

Monitoring:

  • SonarWorks Reference
  • Acustica Audio Sienna and Sienna Sphere
  • Plugin Alliance dearVR MONITOR‌
  • Waves NY Abbey Road Studio 3 (Emulation of the control room of Studio 3)
  • Waves NX Germano Studios  New York
  • Waves NX Nashville Ocean Way (Emulation of the control room of the Ocean Way studio in Nashville, TN)
  • Waves NX Virtual Room
  • dSONIQ RealPhones

Live streaming from the studio:

  • Source Elements Source-Live

Keyboards:

  • StudioLogic VMK-188+ master keyboard
  • AXiS-49

Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs):

  • MAGIX Sequoia
  • Presonus Studio One Professional
  • Steinberg WaveLab
  • REAPER
  • Harrison Mixbus 32C
  • Acon Digital Acoustica Premium

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, ...)
  • MAAT 2BC multiCORR
  • MAAT DRMeter MkII
  • MAAT FIDef®JenTWO
  • MAAT LINearise
  • MAAT LINPro
  • MAAT MtG
  • MAAT thEQblue 12
  • MAAT thEQorange
  • MAAT thEQred
  • MAAT RSPhaseShifter W2324
  • All plugins of the Acustica Audio Acqua product line
  • Acustica Audio Enna and Telge Enhancer Bundle
  • Acustica Audio N4 Pro
  • Izotope Alloy
  • Izotope Nectar Plus
  • Izotope Neoverb
  • Izotope Neutron Advanced
  • Izotope Ozone Advanced
  • Izotope RX Advanced
  • All plugins of Fabfilter
  • Tone Projects Unisum Mastering Compressor
  • oeksound soothe
  • oeksound spiff
  • Baby Audio Smooth Operator
  • Baby Audio TAIP
  • sonible entropy:EQ+
  • sonible frei:raum
  • sonible proximity:EQ+
  • sonible smart:comp
  • sonible smart:EQ+
  • sonible smart:limit
  • sonible smart:reverb
  • AYAIC Ceilings of Sound Pro
  • AYAIC Mix Monolith
  • Soundtheory GULFOSS
  • SoundRadix Drum Leveler
  • SoundRadix Pi
  • SoundRadix SurferEQ
  • Sugar Audio Filterizor Q Pro
  • Three Body Technology Kirchhoff EQ
  • SKnote Cuttertone
  • SKnote MainEQ
  • VoosteQ MaterialComp
  • 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
  • Masterlab Audiio DynaQ
  • LeapWing Audio CenterOne
  • LeapWing Audio DynOne
  • LeapWing Audio StageOne
  • LeapWing Audio RootOne
  • LeapWing Audio UltraVox
  • Softube Chandler Limited® Curve Bender Mastering EQ
  • Softube Chandler Limited® Zener Limiter
  • Softube Chandler Limited® Zener Limiter-Bender
  • Softube Chandler Limited® Germanium Compressor
  • Softube Tape
  • Softube Valley People Dyna-mite
  • Softube Weiss Complete Bundle
  • SSL Native Vocalstrip 2
  • W. A. Production Absolute Vocal Bundle
  • Kilohearts Toolbox ULTIMATE
  • SIRAudio SpectrumAnalyzer
  • SIRAudio StandardCLIP
  • SIRAudio StandardEQ
  • SIRAudio StandardGATE
  • SIRAudio SIR Convolution Reverb
  • Audioease Altiverb
  • Lexicon PCM Total Bundle
  • LiquidSonics Cinematic Rooms Professional
  • LiquidSonics Illusion
  • LiquidSonics Lustrous Plates
  • LiquidSonics Reverberate
  • LiquidSonics Seventh Heaven Professional (Bricasti M7 emulation)
  • 2Caudio Aether
  • 2Caudio B2
  • 2Caudio Breeze
  • 2CAudio Precedence
  • Overloud REmatrix
  • UVI Plate
  • Baby Audio Crystalline
  • Eiosis AirEQ
  • Premium
  • Eiosis E²Deesser
  • NewFangled Elevate Mastering Bundle
  • Eventide Physion
  • Eventide SplitEQ
  • Eventide UltraChannel
  • Accusonus DRUMATOM
  • Accusonus ERA Bundle Pro
  • All Plugins of Plugin Alliance
  • NoiseAsh Audio Rule Tec Heritage Pro
  • Vertigo VSC-3 Compressor
  • Vertigo VSM-4 Saturator
  • u-he Presswerk
  • HoRNet AutoGain Pro
  • HoRNet Dynamics Control
  • HoRNet VU Meter
  • Mathew Lane DrMS
  • Mathew Lane TiCo
  • MeterPlugs DynaMeter
  • MeterPlugs Loudness Penalty
  • MetertPlugs Perception AB
  • Sonoris Mastering Compressor
  • Sonoris Multiband Mastering Compressor
  • Thimeo StereoTool
  • QuikQuak UpStereo Pro
  • 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 Abbey Road Chambers (Emulation of the S.T.E.E.D. natural reverb chambers)
  • Waves Abbey Road J37 (Emulation of the legendary tape machine Studer J37)
  • Waves Abbey Road REDD (Emulation of the legendary mixing consoles of the REDD series)
  • Waves Abbey Road RS56 (Emulation of the legendary equalizer)
  • Waves Abbey Road TG12345 (Emulation of the legendary mixing console)
  • Waves Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain (Emulation of the mastering effect chain)
  • Waves Bass Rider
  • Waves C6 Multiband Compressor
  • Waves Center
  • Waves CLA MixHub
  • Waves Clarity VX Pro
  • Waves Durrough Stereo Meter
  • Waves DeBreath
  • Waves H-EQ Hybrid EQ
  • Waves IR1 Reverb
  • Waves InPhase
  • Waves NLS (Non-Linear Summing)
  • Waves Scheps 73
  • Waves Sibilance
  • Waves TrueVerb
  • 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 DW Drum Enhancer
  • Audified MixChecker Pro
  • Audified Tonespot Acoustic Pro
  • Audified Tonespot Bass Pro
  • Audified Tonespot Drum Pro
  • Audified Tonespot Electric Pro
  • Audified Tonespot Voice Pro
  • Audified U87
  • Audified U87b
  • Audified RZ062
  • PSP InfiniStrip
  • PSP MasterQ
  • PSP Neon HR
  • PSP X-Dither
  • Sound Magic Neo EQ
  • All plugins from SoundToys
  • Audio Damage Modulation Bundle
  • Audio Damage PanStation
  • Mildon Studios Provoc Series Bundle
  • Sonnox Claro
  • 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 Trigger Platinum Deluxe
  • Slate Digital Virtual Tube Collection
  • Mastering the Mix ANIMATE
  • Mastering the Mix BASSROOM
  • Mastering the Mix EXPOSE
  • Mastering the Mix LEVELS
  • Mastering the Mix MIXROOM
  • Mastering the Mix REFERENCE
  • Mastering the Mix RESO
  • 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 Paragon ST
  • 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 RePitch
  • SynchroArts ReVoice Pro
  • SynchroArts VocAlign 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
    • Sauer organ, Luther Church Chemnitz (D), III/50
    • 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