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 i7 5690X Haswell-E (8 physical cores, 16 virtual cores)
  • 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 harddisk 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:

  • Sennheiser HD 800
  • AKG K702
  • Sennheiser HD 600
  • AUDIO TECHNICA ATH-M40FS
  • 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
  • fabfilter Saturn
  • sonible frei:raum
  • McDSP 6050 Ultimate Channel Strip
  • McDSP AE600 Dynamic EQ
  • Intelligent Sounds & Music Aroma
  • LeapWing Audio CenterOne
  • LeapWing Audio DynOne
  • SIRAudio SpectrumAnalyzer
  • SIRAudio StandardCLIP
  • SIRAudio StandardEQ
  • SIRAudio SIR2 Convolution Reverb
  • Audioease Altiverb
  • Lexicon PCM Total Bundle
  • LiquidSonics Reverberate
  • LiquidSonics Seventh Heaven (Bricasti M7 emulation)
  • 2Caudio Aether
  • 2Caudio B2
  • Overloud REmatrix
  • Eiosis AirEQ Premium
  • Eiosis E²Deesser
  • Eventide Fission
  • Eventide UltraChannel
  • brainworx bx_console
  • brainworx bx_control
  • brainworx bx_digital Mastering Equalizer
  • brainworx bx_dynEQ
  • brainworx bx_hybrid
  • brainworx bx_limiter
  • brainworx bx_meter
  • brainworx bx_opto
  • brainworx bx_saturator
  • brainworx bx_XL
  • Elysia Alpha Compressor
  • Elysia Mpressor
  • Elysia Museq
  • Elysia Nvelope
  • SPL Passeq
  • SPL TwinTube
  • SPL Vitalizer® Mk2-T
  • Plugin Alliance accusonus DRUMATOM
  • Plugin Alliance accusonus ERA-D
  • Plugin Alliance Black Box Analog Design HG-2
  • Plugin Alliance Maag EQ2
  • Plugin Alliance Maag EQ4
  • Plugin Alliance Noveltech Character
  • Plugin Alliance Noveltech Vocal Enhancer
  • Plugin Alliance Vertigo VSC-2 Compressor
  • u-he Presswerk
  • HoRNet AutoGain Pro
  • HoRNet Dynamics Control
  • HoRNet VU Meter
  • MeterPlugs DynaMeter
  • MeterPlugs Perception
  • Sonoris Mastering Compressor
  • Sonoris Multiband Mastering Compressor
  • SoundRadix Drum Leveler
  • SoundRadix Pi
  • SoundRadix SurferEQ
  • Sound Audio Processing 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
  • Waves C6 Multiband Compressor
  • Waves Center
  • Waves Hybrid EQ
  • Waves IR1 Reverb
  • Waves InPhase
  • Waves J37 (emulation of the legendary tape machine Studer J37 in the Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves NLS (Non-Linear Summing)
  • Waves REDD (emulation of the legendary REDD series mixing consoles in the Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves RS56 (emulation of the legendary equalizer at Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves TG12345 (emulation of the legendary mixing console in the Abbey Road Studios)
  • Waves Vinyl
  • Waves Vitamin
  • Waves Vocal Rider
  • Flux:: Mastering Pack
  • Flux:: Alchemist
  • Flux:: Syrah
  • Flux:: IRCAM HEar
  • Flux:: IRCAM Spat
  • Flux:: IRCAM Verb
  • Pro Audio DSP Dynamic Spectrum Mapper
  • 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 TotalBundle
  • 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
  • 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
  • Audified Mixchecker
  • FlowStone
  • Sensomusic Usine
  • 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 VisLM H Loudness Meter
  • NuGen Audio Visualizer
  • zplane vielklang
  • zplane PPMulator XL
  • Most plugins from BlueCat Audio
  • Some plugins from Voxengo
  • Most plugins of Jeroen Breebaart i.e. toneboosters.com
  • Most plugins of Tokyo Dawn
  • All plugins of Audio Vitamins
  • Acustica Audio Nebula 3 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
  • 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
    • 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
    • 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. Valrentin, 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