Recording Studio

Mount Vernon Campus Recording Studio

The Recording Studio is a professional, versatile, audio production studio located in West Hall, B201 on the Mount Vernon campus.

With a comfortable control room, large live room, impressive microphone selection, Pro Tools HD 8 system and top quality audio processing equipment, the studio meets the needs of any artist or band in every musical genre.

It is student run and free for current GW students.

Request to Use the Studio

Requests must be submitted at least three business days prior to your requested session and you can only use the studio once per week. Dates and times for session requests are subject to the availability of a studio engineer.

 

Request a Recording Studio Session

Equipment in the Studio

System/Recording Platform

Mac Pro

  • ProTools HD 8 with TDM processing
  • 192 HD audio converters (2) – Simultaneous 16 inputs and 16 outputs
  • Waves Plugins (Platinum Bundle), Massey Plugins, and Avid Plugins

Preamps/Outboard Gear

  • Solid State Logic “XLogic Alpha VHD” (8)
  • Presonus Digimax (8)
  • Presonus Blue Tube (2)
  • Presonus ACP88 (8 channel compressor/gate)
  • Rane PEQ 55 (2 channel parametric equalizer)

Monitoring

  • KRK Rokit 5’s (2)
  • Wharfdale 5’s (4)
  • Sennheiser Headphones (6)
  • Mackie Big Knob monitoring manager
  • Headphone discreet mix (1)
  • Live room Playback and monitoring
  • Presonus Headphone amplifier

Microphones

Dynamic 

  • AKG D112 (1)
  • Audix i5 (1)
  • Audix D6 (1)
  • Sennheiser MD421 (1)
  • Sennheiser MD441 (1)
  • Sennheiser e906 (1)
  • Shure Beta 56 (4)
  • Shure SM57 (5)

Condenser

  • Neumann TLM 102 (1)
  • AKG c414 (1)
  • AKG c214 (Matched Pair)
  • AKG c480 (1)
  • Shure SM81 (2)

Instruments/Amplication

  • Tama StarClassic 5 Piece Drum Kit
  • Mesa Boogie Express combo 5:50 Watt
  • Fender Deluxe Reverb
  • Galien Kruger combo bass amp
  • Kurzweil 88 weighted Key keyboard and midi controller