Q: How much does it cost?
A: The studio rate is $45.00 an hour, with a 2 hour minimum.
Q: What are your hours?
A: 2 hour sessions are available on weekdays from 2pm to 4pm. 4 hour sessions are available on weeknights from 6pm to 10pm. And 8 hour blocks are available on both weekdays and weekends from 2pm to 10pm. All Sessions are by appointment only
Q: How many songs can I record?
A: Solo artist can usually record 3 to 5 songs in a 2 hour session. Singing groups can usually record 3 to 5 songs in an 4 hour session. Bands can usually record 3 to 5 songs in an 8 hour session.
Q: How much does it cost for mixing?
A: Mixing services are billed at $45.00 an hour. The amount of time required to mix a song will vary greatly depending on the amount of material that has been recorded for that song, as well as the client's individual needs. Prices can range anywhere between $25.00 to $300.00 per song.
Q: What is mixing?
A: Mixing is the process of combining multitrack recordings into a final stereo product. Tracks are blended together using various processes such as track editing, equalization, compression, effects, panning, and volume adjustments.
Q: How much does it cost for mastering?
A: Mastering services are billed at an hourly rate. Basic in house services start at $25.00 an hour, and in many cases the results are perfectly satisfactory. However for high profile original projects there is simply no substitute for using a dedicated third party mastering engineer for this extremely critical part of the process.
Q: What is mastering?
A: Mastering is the final process applied to stereo mixes for industry standard results. Mastering examples include equalization, compression, and limiting. As well as formatting for duplication and digital release.