A comfortable and intimate environment, DCP Studios is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art computers, music software, recording gear, keyboards and synthesizers, including a Yamaha Disklavier Mark III baby grand piano with MIDI. The current setup consists of:
- Apple Mac Pro 2.8Ghz Quadcore w 32GB RAM, Creation Station Intel Core 2 Duo music PC, Apple Macbook Pro Intel Core 2 Duo
- Apogee Duet 2 and MOTU Ultralite Mk3 audio interfaces.
- dbx 576 mic pre/compressor.
- MOTU Digital Performer 9.5.2, Avid Pro Tools 9 recording software
- Tons of plug-ins - Waves, UAD-2, iK Multimedia T-racks and Amplitube 4, Scuffham Amps, Nomad Factory, DSP-Quattro 5, Izotope, Ozone 7, Slate Digital, Softube Volume 2, and more
- Loads of software virtual instruments - Spectrasonics, Native Instruments, Arturia V Collection 6, FxPansion BFD 2 and BFD Eco, Korg Legacy Synths, Pianoteq 6, Vir2, Sonic Couture, G-force, Amplesound, Applied Acoustics, AcousticSamples B5 organ, GSI VB3 organ, Toontrack Superior Drummer 3 and more.
- Soundcraft Spirit 328 mixing desk, Allen & Heath Zed14 mixing console, Yamaha MSP10 monitors.
- Tascam DA30 Mk II DAT machine.
- M-Audio Sputnik, Rode NT2A, Audix CX111, Audio-Technica 4040 and 4033, AKG microphones.
- Yamaha Montage 6 synthesizer, Yamaha Motif XF6 synthesizer, Korg CX-3 organ, Korg Kronos X61 synthesizer/workstation, Korg M361 synthesizer/workstation, Alesis Ion synthesizer, Sequential Prophet 6 synthesizer.
- Yamaha Disklavier Mark III 6'1" grand piano with MIDI
- Schecter Blackjack 6-string electric guitar, Taylor 110E acoustic guitar
- Line 6 HD500X and Fishman Aura guitar processors
- assorted percussion instruments.
- kitchen w/free coffee, lounge w/Hi-Def cable TV, private restroom w/shower attached to studio.
- wireless internet access
high-speed broadband internet connection, any audio or video files can be uploaded at any time, in any format - even during a session!
We also provide website design, using Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash 8, Fireworx, Photoshop, and Illustrator. And we can assist in developing artist images, as well as uploading and publishing to the internet.