Department of Music

WCSU Recording Studio

The WCSU Recording Studio in the Visual and Performing Arts Center is a state-of-the-art facility that functions as a classroom, lab, and professional recording studio.

Featuring a 48-channel Solid State Logic Duality console, a vast array of microphones, outboard gear, software plugins, and the ability to mix and master audio in stereo, 5.1, and 7.1 surround, the studio provides WCSU students with professional-level equipment and space in which to learn the skills necessary for success in the music industry.

Recording Studio Equipment List

Solid State Logic Duality, 48-channel console


Apple Mac Pro

Studio Monitors – Stereo, 5.1, and 7.1 configurations

Genelec 8040 (7)

Genelec 7070A Subwoofer

Avantone Mixcubes (2)

Analog-to-digital converters:

Lynx Aurora 16 (4)

Outboard Preamps:

Avalon VT-737sp

Manley Voxbox

Vintech 573 (4)

Outboard Compressors:

UA Teletronix LA-2A

UA 1176 (stereo)

Manley Variable Mu

Summit Audio TLA-100

Empirical Labs EL8 Distressor (2)

Outboard Equalizers:

Manley Massive Passive (stereo)

Pultec MEQ-5 (2)

Aphex EQF 500 (4)

Masalec MEA-2 Mastering (stereo)

Outboard Multieffects:

Lexicon PCM-96

Personal Monitoring:

Aviom A-16II (8)

AKG K240 Headphones (16)

DAW Software:

Pro Tools Ultimate

Logic Pro


Ableton Live


Yamaha C6X Grand Piano

Yamaha Motif XF8 Keyboard Workstation

Yamaha Custom Rock Drum Set

Yamaha Custom Jazz Drum Set


AKG C414 XLII (2 matched pairs)

AKG C451 B (matched pair)

AKG D112 (2)

Beyerdynamic M160 (4)

DPA 4007 (4)

Electro Voice RE20 (4)

Earthworks PM40 Piano Mic System (2)

Neumann SKM 184 (4 matched pairs)

Neumann TLM 103 (3 matched pairs)

Neumann U87ai (matched pair)

Neumann USM 69i Stereo Mic

Royer R-122 (4)

Shure SM57 (8)

Shure KSM32 (4)

Sennheiser MD 421 (6)

Sennheiser MD 441 (6)

Radial J48 Direct Box (8)


Waves Mercury Bundle

Eventide Anthology XII

Soundtoys Bundle

iZotope Ozone Advanced

iZotope RX Advanced

Dolby Atmos Renderer

Audioease Altiverb XL

Audioease Speakerphone

Audioease Nautilus Bundle
Audioease Rocket Science Bundle
Audioease Snapper

Newfangled Audio Elevate Mastering Bundle

Newfangled Audio Invigorate

Newfangled Audio Generate

Cycling74 Max/MSP

Native Instruments Komplete

Spectrasonics Omnisphere

Spectrasonics Trillian

Spectrasonics Stylus RMX

Eastwest Symphonic Orchestra

Arturia Modular V

Arturia Analog Lab


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