The Yard

"Digital Recording and Mix Room"

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Equipment

    • Graeme Testing

      Graeme Testing

  • CONSOLE
    • Digidesign Control 24

      Digidesign Control 24

  • MULTITRACK / HARD DISK RECORDING
    • Avid Pro Tools HD6

      Avid Pro Tools HD6

  • MONITORING
    • Yamaha NS10M Monitors

      Yamaha NS10M Monitors

      The legendary NS-10Ms are a centrepiece of any studio. With their prominent mid range and incredibly focused sound, these are the staple monitors for any engineer working in a new room.

    • Boxer Series 2 Monitors

      Boxer Series 2 Monitors

    • Genelec 1031A Studio Monitors

      Genelec 1031A Studio Monitors

      Genelecs 1031A classic near field reference monitors. These compact monitors boasts impressively accurate imagery. Used by many and is perfect for any studio.

    • Auratone 5C Super Sound Cube Passive Monitors

      Auratone 5C Super Sound Cube Passive Monitors

      Made famous in the 70s and the 80s, the Auratone is the original super cube, used in nearly every commercial recording facility the world over for real world referencing. They’re now making quite the comeback.

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    • Amplifiers

      Amplifiers

    • Amcron D-75 Power Amp

      Amcron D-75 Power Amp

    • Yamaha PC2002 Power Amp

      Yamaha PC2002 Power Amp

      The Yamaha Pc2002 is completely crystal clear when it comes to its entire range. There is absolutely no sign of strain at all and at regular listening levels, it shines extremely well.

  • 5.1 MONITORING
    • Genelec 1031A Studio Monitors (x3) Front Speakers

      Genelec 1031A Studio Monitors

      Genelecs 1031A classic near field reference monitors. These compact monitors boasts impressively accurate imagery. Used by many and is perfect for any studio.

    • Genelec 1030A Studio Monitors (x2) Rear Speakers

      Genelec 1030A Studio Monitors

    • Dynaudio BX30 Subwoofer Sub

      Dynaudio BX30 Subwoofer

    • A 5.1 system can be setup on demand (subject to availability and an additional charge)

      A 5.1 system can be setup on demand (subject to availability and an additional charge)

  • SOUND TO PICTURE
    • Additional Sony Bravia 24" Monitor

      Additional Sony Bravia 24" Monitor

    • BlackMagic Design Intensity Pro Video Card - HDMI Outputs

      BlackMagic Design Intensity Pro Video Card - HDMI Outputs

    • Tape machines and additional video format players can be hired in subject to availability and additional charge

      Tape machines and additional video format players can be hired in subject to availability and additional charge

  • MASTERING
    • Panasonic SV-3800 Digital Audio Tape Recorder DAT machine

      Panasonic SV-3800 Digital Audio Tape Recorder

  • DYNAMICS
    • BSS DPR-901 II Dynamic EQ

      BSS DPR-901 II Dynamic EQ

    • DBX 162 Stereo Compressor/Limiter

      DBX 162 Stereo Compressor/Limiter

    • DBX 263A De-esser (x2)

      DBX 263A De-esser

      The 263A provides traditional DBX sonic quality and performance for the working musician, DJ, studio operator or anyone who needs a friendly compressor.

    • Dolby 740

      Dolby 740

    • Drawmer DS301 Noise Gate (x2)

      Drawmer DS301 Noise Gate

    • Focusrite Red 3 Dual Compressor

      Focusrite Red 3 Dual Compressor

      A dual compressor/limiter including a stereo link function with single control set operation and a sidechain function, all of which utilise the high quality VCA circuit design.

    • SSL FXG384 Stereo Buss Compressor

      SSL FXG384 Stereo Buss Compressor

    • Urei 1176 Blackface

      Urei 1176 Blackface

    • Urei LA-3 Compressor (x2)

      Urei LA-3 Compressor

  • MIC PRE'S / EQUALISATION
    • Amek System 9098 Dual Mic Preamp/EQ (x2)

      Amek System 9098 Dual Mic Preamp/EQ

    • Chandler Limited TG2 EMI Special Edition Mic Preamp

      Chandler Limited TG2 EMI Special Edition Mic Preamp

      The Chandler Limited TG2 is a recreation of the rare EMI TG12428 pre amp used in EMI/Abbey Road recording and mastering consoles used in the late 60's and early 70's. The sound was used on many famous recordings done at Abbey Road including The Beatles "Abbey Road" and Pink Floyd "Dark Side of the Moon." The amplifiers were also used in many EMI circuits of the time. This version was remade from original design notes and circuit board drawings, provided by Abbey Road and EMI to ensure extreme authenticty!

    • Neve Prism EQ (x2)

      Neve Prism EQ

    • Neve Prism Mic Preamp (x4)

      Neve Prism Mic Preamp

    • Summit Audio EQP-200B Dual Tube EQ

      Summit Audio EQP-200B Dual Tube EQ

    • TLA 33114 Mic Preamp (x2) Neve Copy

      TLA 33114 Mic Preamp

  • REVERBERATION
    • Alesis Midiverb Signal Processor

      Alesis Midiverb Signal Processor

    • Lexicon PCM80 Digital Effects Processor

      Lexicon PCM80 Digital Effects Processor

    • Lexicon PCM90 Digital Effects Processor

      Lexicon PCM90 Digital Effects Processor

  • DELAYS / PROCESSORS
    • BBE 822A Sonic Maximizer Signal Processor

      BBE 822A Sonic Maximizer Signal Processor

    • BBE 862 Sonic Maximizer Signal Processor

      BBE 862 Sonic Maximizer Signal Processor

    • Bel BD-80 Digital Delay

      Bel BD-80 Digital Delay

    • Eventide H3000 DSX Ultra-Harmonizer

      Eventide H3000 DSX Ultra-Harmonizer

    • Roland SDE-3000 Digital Delay

      Roland SDE-3000 Digital Delay

    • Roland SDE-330 Digital Delay

      Roland SDE-330 Digital Delay

    • TC Electronic Finalizer 96K Mastering Processor

      TC Electronic Finalizer 96K Mastering Processor

    • Thermionic Culture Vulture Super 15 Stereo Valve Distortion

      Thermionic Culture Vulture Super 15 Stereo Valve Distortion

    • Yamaha SPX990 Multi Effects Processor (x2)

      Yamaha SPX990 Multi Effects Processor

      The SPX990 has 80 spectacular presets which includes natural reverbs, gates and delay & echoes. These all run through a clean and transparent system.

  • SEQUENCING
    • Avid Pro Tools 10

      Avid Pro Tools 10

    • Apple Logic Pro 9

      Apple Logic Pro 9

      The industry-leading application for music creation and audio production dramatically broadens the capabilities of computer-based studio environments with Logic Pro 9. The first choice of many prominent musicians and producers, Logic Pro 9 provides the most comprehensive collection of music creation tools

    • Please call to discuss technical limitations of Logic with DAE

      Please call to discuss technical limitations of Logic with DAE

  • KEYBOARDS & SYNTHS
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      (Please check for availability)

    • M-Audio Oxygen 49

      M-Audio Oxygen 49

    • Fatar SL880 Mother Keyboard

      Fatar SL880 Mother Keyboard

    • Korg MS-10 Analogue Synth.

      Korg MS-10 Analogue Synth.

    • Moog Prodigy

      Moog Prodigy

    • Nord Lead

      Nord Lead

  • GUITARS & AMPLIFIERS
    • Avalon DS-200E Electro Acoustic Guitar

      Avalon DS-200E Electro Acoustic Guitar

    • Cimar Stratocaster Electric Guitar

      Cimar Stratocaster Electric Guitar

    • Eko Ranger 6 Acoustic Guitar

      Eko Ranger 6 Acoustic Guitar

    • Gallien Krueger MB150E 100W Micro Bass Combo Amp

      Gallien Krueger MB150E 100W Micro Bass Combo Amp

    • Music Man StingRay

      Music Man StingRay

    • Roland JC-50 Jazz Chorus

      Roland JC-50 Jazz Chorus

  • MICROPHONE LIST
    • AKG D 112

      AKG D 112

    • Electrovoice RE 20

      Electrovoice RE 20

      The RE20 dynamic cardioid microphone is truly an industry standard, a firm favorite among broadcasters and sound engineers worldwide. Its popularity also extends into music production as a premium grade instrument microphone. Its Variable-D design and heavy-duty internal pop filter excel for close-in voice work, while an internal element shock-mount reduces vibration-induced noise.

    • Neumann U 87 Ai

      Neumann U 87 Ai

      The U 87 Ai condenser microphone is a large diaphragm microphone with three polar patterns and a unique frequency and transient response characteristic. Users recognize the microphone immediately by its distinctive design. It is a good choice for most general purpose applications in studios, for broadcasting, film and television.

    • Peluso 22 251 Tube

      Peluso 22 251 Tube

    • Sanken CU-41 (x2) (currently unavailable)

      Sanken CU-41

    • Shure SM57

      Shure SM57

      The legendary SM57 is an industry-standard, highly versatile cardioid dynamic microphone tuned for the clean reproduction of amplified and acoustic instruments. The SM57 is ideal for sound reinforcement and recording applications.

    • Other Microphones may be available on request.

      Other Microphones may be available on request.

  • THE PROTOOLS RIG
    • Top of the range Pro Tools HD rig based around an HD6 Accel system running either Pro Tools or Logic Pro software.

      Top of the range Pro Tools HD rig based around an HD6 Accel system running either Pro Tools or Logic Pro software.

  • HARDWARE
    • Apple Mac Pro 2x 2.4GHz Quad-Core

      Apple Mac Pro 2x 2.4GHz Quad-Core

    • with 24" Flat screen display

      with 24" Flat screen display

    • Avid 192 I/O (x2) with 16 inputs and 32 outputs

      Avid 192 I/O

    • Avid MIDI I/O

      Avid MIDI I/O

    • Avid Sync HD I/O Interface

      Avid Sync HD I/O Interface

      This Pro Tools Sync HD system is a must have for large scale media productions. With the ability to run projects up to 192 kHZ and a low jitter master clock.

    • Glyph GT 103 with 250GB removable firewire drives

      Glyph GT 103

  • BACKUP
  • SOFTWARE
    • Apple OSX 10.6

      Apple OSX 10.6

    • Avid Pro Tools 10

      Avid Pro Tools 10

    • Apple Logic Pro 9

      Apple Logic Pro 9

      The industry-leading application for music creation and audio production dramatically broadens the capabilities of computer-based studio environments with Logic Pro 9. The first choice of many prominent musicians and producers, Logic Pro 9 provides the most comprehensive collection of music creation tools

  • Plug-ins
    • Access Music Indigo Virtual Analog Synth

      Access Music Indigo Virtual Analog Synth

    • Antares Auto-Tune Evo

      Antares Auto-Tune Evo

    • Avid AIR Tools
      • Avid AIR Chorus
      • Avid AIR Distortion
      • Avid AIR Dynamic Delay
      • Avid AIR Enhancer
      • Avid AIR Ensemble
      • Avid AIR Filter Gate
      • Avid AIR Flanger
      • Avid AIR Frequency Shifter
      • Avid AIR FuzzWah
      • Avid AIR KillEQ
      • Avid AIR Lo-Fi
      • Avid AIR Multi-Delay
      • Avid AIR MultiChorus
      • Avid AIR Nonlinear Reverb
      • Avid AIR Phaser
      • Avid AIR Reverb
      • Avid AIR Spring Reverb
      • Avid AIR StereoWidth
      • Avid AIR Talkbox
      • Avid AIR Vintage Filter

      Avid AIR Tools

    • Avid AIR Xpand!

      Avid AIR Xpand!

    • Avid Aphex Aural Exciter

      Avid Aphex Aural Exciter

    • Avid Aphex Big Bottom Pro

      Avid Aphex Big Bottom Pro

    • Avid Bomb Factory Essentials (Legacy)
      • Avid BF Essentials Clip Remover
      • Avid BF Essentials Correlation Meter
      • Avid BF Essentials Meter Bridge
      • Avid BF Essentials Noise Meter
      • Avid BF Essentials Tuner
      • Avid Bomb Factory BF76 Solid State Compressor
      • Avid Funk Logic Masterizer

      Avid Bomb Factory Essentials (Legacy)

    • Avid Bruno/ Reso

      Avid Bruno/ Reso

    • Avid Classic Compressors Bundle
      • Avid Bomb Factory BF-2A Classic Compressor
      • Avid Bomb Factory BF-3A Classic Compressor
      • Avid Fairchild 660 Classic Compressor
      • Avid Fairchild 670 Classic Compressor
      • Avid Purple Audio MC77 Classic Compressor

      Avid Classic Compressors Bundle

    • Avid D-Fi Bundle
      • Avid Lo-Fi
      • Avid Recti-Fi
      • Avid Sci-Fi
      • Avid Vari-Fi

      Avid D-Fi Bundle

    • Avid Digirack Plug-Ins (Legacy)
      • Avid Chorus
      • Avid Click
      • Avid DigiRack D-Verb
      • Avid DigiReWire
      • Avid Dither
      • Avid Dynamics II
      • Avid Dynamics III
      • Avid EQ II
      • Avid EQ III
      • Avid Flanger
      • Avid Invert
      • Avid Mod Delay II
      • Avid Multi-Tap Delay
      • Avid DigiRack Normalize-Gain Change
      • Avid Ping-Pong Delay
      • Avid Pitch
      • Avid Reverse-DC Removal
      • Avid Signal Generator
      • Avid Time Shift
      • Avid Time Adjuster
      • Avid DigiRack TimeShift
      • Avid DigiRack Trim

      Avid Digirack Plug-Ins (Legacy)

    • Avid Drawmer Dynamics

      Avid Drawmer Dynamics

    • Avid Focusrite d2

      Avid Focusrite d2

    • Avid Focusrite d3

      Avid Focusrite d3

    • Avid JOEMEEK Bundle
      • Avid Bomb Factory JOEMEEK SC2 Optical Compressor
      • Avid Bomb Factory JOEMEEK VC5 Meequalizer

      Avid JOEMEEK Bundle

    • Avid Maxim

      Avid Maxim

    • Avid Moogerfooger Bundle
      • Avid Moogerfooger 12-Stage Phaser
      • Avid Moogerfooger Analog Delay
      • Avid Moogerfooger Lowpass Filter
      • Avid Moogerfooger Ring Modulator

      Avid Moogerfooger Bundle

    • Avid Pultec Bundle
      • Avid Pultec EQH-2
      • Avid Pultec EQP-1A
      • Avid Pultec MEQ-5

      Avid Pultec Bundle

    • Avid Reverb One

      Avid Reverb One

    • Avid SansAmp PSA-1

      Avid SansAmp PSA-1

    • Avid Slightly Rude Compressor

      Avid Slightly Rude Compressor

    • Avid Smack!

      Avid Smack!

    • Avid SoundReplacer

      Avid SoundReplacer

    • Avid SurroundScope

      Avid SurroundScope

    • Avid TL Space TDM Edition

      Avid TL Space TDM Edition

    • Avid Tel-Ray Variable Delay

      Avid Tel-Ray Variable Delay

    • Avid Time Shift

      Avid Time Shift

    • Avid Voce Chorus/Vibrato

      Avid Voce Chorus/Vibrato

    • Avid Voce Spin

      Avid Voce Spin

    • Line 6 Amp Farm

      Line 6 Amp Farm

    • Line 6 Echo Farm

      Line 6 Echo Farm

    • Massey CT4 Compressor

      Massey CT4 Compressor

    • Massey De:Esser

      Massey De:Esser

    • Massey L2007 Mastering Limiter

      Massey L2007 Mastering Limiter

    • Massey TD5 Tape delay

      Massey TD5 Tape delay

    • Massey THC Distortion Stompbox

      Massey THC Distortion Stompbox

    • Massey TapeHead Saturator

      Massey TapeHead Saturator

    • Massey vt3 3-band Equalizer

      Massey vt3 3-band Equalizer

    • McDSP FilterBank

      McDSP FilterBank

    • Native Instruments Komplete 9
      • Native Instruments Abbey Road 60s Drums
      • Native Instruments Absynth 5
      • Native Instruments Battery 4
      • Native Instruments Berlin Concert Grand
      • Native Instruments FM8
      • Native Instruments Guitar Rig 5 Pro
      • Native Instruments Kontakt 5
      • Native Instruments Massive
      • Native Instruments Monark
      • Native Instruments New York Concert Grand
      • Native Instruments Rammfire
      • Native Instruments Reaktor 5
      • Native Instruments Reaktor Prism
      • Native Instruments Reaktor Spark
      • Native Instruments Reflektor
      • Native Instruments Retro Machines Mk2
      • Native Instruments Scarbee A-200
      • Native Instruments Scarbee Clavinet/Pianet
      • Native Instruments Scarbee MM-Bass
      • Native Instruments Scarbee Mark 1
      • Native Instruments Sessions Strings
      • Native Instruments Solid Bus Comp
      • Native Instruments Solid Dynamics
      • Native Instruments Studio Drummer
      • Native Instruments The Finger
      • Native Instruments The Giant
      • Native Instruments Traktor's 12
      • Native Instruments Transient Master
      • Native Instruments Upright Piano
      • Native Instruments Vienna Concert Grand
      • Native Instruments Vintage Organs
      • Native Instruments West Africa

      Native Instruments Komplete 9

    • Native Instruments Pro-53

      Native Instruments Pro-53

    • Native Instruments Spektral Delay

      Native Instruments Spektral Delay

    • Native Instruments Vokator

      Native Instruments Vokator

    • Serato Pitch 'n Time Pro

      Serato Pitch 'n Time Pro

    • Sonnox Oxford EQ

      Sonnox Oxford EQ

    • SoundToys TDM Effects Bundle
      • Soundtoys Crystallizer
      • Soundtoys EchoBoy
      • Soundtoys PhaseMistress
      • Soundtoys PitchDoctor
      • Soundtoys PurePitch
      • Soundtoys Speed
      • Soundtoys SoundBlender
      • Soundtoys Tremolator

      SoundToys TDM Effects Bundle

    • Waves Platinum
      • Waves AudioTrack Software Audio Processor
      • Waves C1 Parametric Compander
      • Waves C4 MultiBand Compressor
      • Waves DeEsser
      • Waves Doppler
      • Waves Doubler
      • Waves Enigma Modulation Effects
      • Waves H-Comp Hybrid Compressor
      • Waves H-Delay Hybrid Delay
      • Waves H-EQ Hybrid EQ
      • Waves IR-L Parametric Convolution Reverb
      • Waves IR1 Parametric Convolution Reverb
      • Waves L1 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves L2 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves L3 Ultramaximizer
      • Waves L360 Surround Limiter
      • Waves L3LL Ultramaximizer
      • Waves Linear Phase Equalizer Broadband
      • Waves Linear Phase Equalizer Lowband
      • Waves Linear Phase MultiBand
      • Waves MV2 Dynamics Processor
      • Waves MaxxVolume
      • Waves MetaFlanger
      • Waves MondoMod
      • Waves PS22 Stereo Maker
      • Waves PuigTec EQP-1A Program EQ
      • Waves PuigTec MEQ-5 Midrange EQ
      • Waves Q10 Paragraphic EQ
      • Waves Renaissance Axx
      • Waves Renaissance Bass
      • Waves Renaissance Channel
      • Waves Renaissance Compressor
      • Waves Renaissance DeEsser
      • Waves Renaissance Equalizer
      • Waves Renaissance Reverb
      • Waves Renaissance Vox
      • Waves S1 Stereo Imager
      • Waves SuperTap 2-Tap
      • Waves SuperTap 6-Tap
      • Waves TrueVerb
      • Waves Tune LT Vocal Pitch Correction
      • Waves UltraPitch
      • Waves V-Comp
      • Waves V-EQ3
      • Waves V-EQ4

      Waves Platinum