Computers and software

Each of our studios offers the following:

Computer systems

  • The five main studios have an identical Apple MacPro system: 8-core 2.4GHz, 16Gb RAM, 4 x hard disks (system, 2 x sample libraries, user filestore), SuperDrive (CD and DVD read and write), Bluetooth. All systems also have a full-size, weighted action digital piano, plus a smaller 'synth-action' MIDI keyboard with multiple MIDI controller facilities
  • 27" LCD monitor
  • Audio interfaces:
    • Studio 1: MoTU 2408mk3
    • Studio 2: MoTU 2408mk3
    • Studio 3: MoTU 2408mk3
    • Studio 4: MoTU 2408mk3
    • Studio 5: Avid MBox Mini
  • MIDI interfaces:
    • Studios 1, 2, 3 & 4: MOTU micro lite 5x5 USB MIDI interface


Sequencing and audio multitrack

  • Avid Pro Tools
  • Apple Logic
  • Reaper

Sound design and editing

  • DSP-Quattro
  • SoundHack
  • TimeToyPro
  • A wide variety of plug-ins including Waves (Gold Bundle)
  • GRM Tools
  • Flux IRCAM Tools


  • Max
  • Supercollider
  • junXion

Instruments and sample libraries

  • EastWest: Quantum Leap Symphonic Orchestra Platinum, Hollywood Strings, Brass & Woodwinds, Symphonic Choirs, Ra, Silk, Stormdrum, The Dark Side.
  • Native Instruments Komplete 9 ULITMATE (includes Absynth, FM8, Battery, Kontakt, Guitar Rig, Massive, Reaktor, etc.)
  • Toontrack Superior Drummer

This list is not exhaustive. Software is usually maintained at the most up-to-date stable release. New acquisitions and evolutions are constantly being made.

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