Facilities

Kleinman Audio primarily focuses on session recordings with soloists, duo’s or chamber ensembles. But we’re of course fully equipped to facilitate an orchestral or choral live recording. Please contact us for our options!

Recording session at MCO Studio 1 (April 2018, Oerknal Ensemble)

Equipment
Standard setup is a 16 channel recording rig, with 192kHz/24bit resolution.

Microphones:
DPA 4006 (2) – matched pair small diagram condenser (sdc)
B&K 4006 (4) – all matched pairs sdc
B&K 4090 (2) – miniature diagram condenser
AKG C414XLS (4) – all matched pairs large diagram condenser (ldc)
Warm Audio WA87 (2) – Neumann U87 remake ldc

Outboard:
DAV Electronics BG2 (4) – hand-built Decca heritage preamps 16ch total
Bechmark Media ADC16 – reference grade 192kHz/24bit ad-convertor
Benchmark Media DAC1 (2) – reference grade 192kHz/24bit da-convertor
Focusrite D16R – Audinate Dante based audio network

DAW and monitoring:
Merging Pyramix DAW – industry standard for classical recording and postproduction
Kleinman Audio Model 3 – custom-built studio monitors (postpro)
JBL Studio 530 horn loudspeakers (location)
Spectral DMA-100S (postpro) and Bryston 2B (location) power amps 
Stax and Sennheiser headphones

Kleinman Audio/ 7 Mountain Records editing suite (located at Amsterdam North district)

Typical control room setup (Concertboerderij Valthermond)