Recording Studio

Written by Wendy. Posted in Studio

Studio 1200My Recording Studio

My home studio consists of:

  • Fender Classic Series '70s Stratocaster Electric Guitar, Olympic White, Maple Fretboard, customized with:
    • Graph Tech String Saver saddles and TUSQ XL slotted nut & string trees to reduce string friction
    • Ilitch Electronics PGNCS-S Noise Canceling System to eliminate hum (better sounding versus noise canceling pickups)
  • RAB Audio ProRack 61 desk featuring two 3U rack bays and retractable keyboard tray
  • Nektar Panorama P6 MIDI keyboard with built-in Reason integration
  • Propellerhead Reason 10 recording software
  • Propellerhead Balance audio interface
  • Many Rack Extensions software synths, effects, and utilities
  • VST software synths: Korg Wavestation and iZotope Iris 2
  • iZotope Ozone 7 Mastering Suite software
  • iZotope RX 5 Audio Editor for noise reduction
  • Apple Logic Pro X (altough I rarely use it, preferring Reason instead)
  • Line 6 Pod Farm 2 guitar amp & effects modeling software
  • M-Audio Studiophile AV 40 speakers, powered
  • Apple iMac (27-inch, 3.5 GHz Intel Core i7, 1TB SSD) with 2nd Thunderbolt Display, both mounted on Ergotech VESA Freedom Arms
  • Western Digital 6TB My Book Thunderbolt Duo drive, RAID
  • Denon AVR-S920W Integrated Network AV Receiver, 125W x 7 channels
  • JBL L100 Century bookshelf speakers (purchased in 1973), customized with:
    • L100 Crossover Upgrade Kit from Jantzen Audio, added in 2012 (superior sound versus original JBL crossovers)
  • Yamaha NS-SW050BL subwoofer, 8-inch, 100W powered