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SAM RECORDING STUDIO

Via Porta Fiorentina, 1 Lari, Pisa 56035 IT


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Studio Description

S.A.M. Studio is located in the precious 12th century village of Lari, in the heart of Tuscany's beautiful countryside, one of the most breathtakingly beautiful parts of Italy. Next to Lari castle, this residential recording studio offers Christian Malcurt designed control room is a 48 channel LN1 Raindirk Symphony console, several racks of vintage valve gear as well as modern equipment, Pro Tools rig as well as a 2" 16-track Soundcraft machine; a main live room (8.6m x 6m x 4.5m ) that houses a Steinway grand piano and a smaller recording room, in addition to countless microphones (a few of which are very rare) and backline instruments. Away from the session guests will have the sole use of a stylish apartment just 70 meters from the studio. Many artists having produced albums here; from Mauro Refosco to Irio de Paula, Stefano Bollani to Anthony Sidney, from Ornella Vanoni to Tony Scott, from Sportfreunde Stiller to Playing for Change, from Nguyên Lê to Marina Rei and more.

Gear

Console(s)

RCA Broadcast mixer BC-7A

RAINDIRK LN1 "Symphony" 48 channels

Recorders/Playback

SOUNDCRAFT series 760 16 tracks 2" with dolby SR

PRO-TOOLS 12.4

PRO-TOOLS HDX 10.3.10

PRO-TOOLS HD 8.0.1

LOGIC PRO 9

Conversion/Sync

Avid 16 I/o

DIGIDESIGN 192 I/O whit 192 D/A expansion card 8 out (2)

DIGIDESIGN 192 I/O whit 192 A/D expansion card 8 in

Digidesign Mbox 2

Lynx Aurora 16 (24bit up to 192khz sampling)

Monitoring/Speakers

Genelec 1031A (6)

Yamaha ns 10 m studio (4)

Dynaudio Sub Bx30 (2)

Mic Preamps

Neve 1073 vintage (2)

Cadac G 320 J (2)

Universal Audio 8110 (8 channels)

SPL Area 5.1

Calrec PQ 1785 (2)

GML 8304 (4 channels)

Joemeek TwinQcs

RCA BA72 vintage (4)

Tube Tech MP1A (2 channels)

Mci 400 series (single channel)

Joemeek VC6Qcs

Microphones

AKG D 12 1960s Vintage (2)

Neumann CMV 563 with M9 Neumann Capsule

Electovoice ND-868

Akg C 414 B-TL II (stereo matched pair)

Neumann CMV 5/B whit M7 Neumann Capsule

Milab EMBLA

BEYERDYNAMIC MC 740 N

Neumann U 67 (Vintage) (2)

Sennheiser MD 441 U (3)

DPA 4006 / surround matched (4)

Sony C48

DPA 4011 /stereo matched pair

Sony C536P

EARTHWORKS QTC 50K / stereo matched pair

Shure Beta 56 (4)

AKG C 414 B-ULS (2)

Telefunken U-47 (Vintage) (2)

Milab VIP 50

AKG The Tube (2)

Neumann U 64 (Vintage)

Sennheiser MD 421 black (5)

DPA 5100 surround array

Neumann TLM 170 (2)

Altec 639 Birdcage

BEYERDYNAMIC M69 TG

Shure SM 57 (4)

DPA 4060 miniature (2)

Neumann KMS 85 (Vintage)

AKG D 112

HOLOPHONE

Schoeps CMC-5 (2)

AKG D 224E (5)

Neumann M 49 (Vintage)

Milab LSR 1000

BEYERDYNAMIC MC 742 N (C/7)

Neumann U 87 (Vintage)

RCA BK-5A Ribbon (2)

BEYERDYNAMIC M88 TG

Bruel & Kjaer The 4040 (Twentieth Century Special Edition)

DPA BLM 4060 (2)

Subkick NS10 Speaker

Equalization

GML model 9500 Mastering Equalizer

UREI 545 equalizer

Compression/Dynamics

Teletronics LA 2A Vintage (2)

Aphex Easyrider (4 channels)

Empiracal Labs Distressors ELX with british mod

SPL 4-Channel Transient Designer

Aphex Aural Exciter Type C

Aphex Compellor 300

Drawmer - DS 201 Dual Gate (3)

Amek 9098 stereo limiter/compressor

Emt 257 limiter (2)

Aphex Compellor 320

Aphex Aural Exciter (Model 602)

Dolby 361 Type SR Noise Reduction Module Cat 280 (2)

Manley Variable Mu Limiter/Compressor

Audio Design Recording F769X-R Vocal Stresser

Electrospace Ex1 stereo expander/compressor

Electrospace 'Pressor'

Dolby 361 Type A Noise Reduction Module Cat 22 (2)

Echo's/ Delay's /Outboard Effects

EMT 251

Lexicon PCM 70 Digital Effects Processor

Lexicon 480 L

Sony R-7 Reverb

Electrospace Spanner-Auto Panner

Lexicon 224

Lexicon MPX 500

Roland DEP 5

Klemt Echolette S Tape Delay

AMS RMX 16 Digital Reverb

Yamaha Rev 7 Digital Effects Processor

Yamaha SPX 90 II (2)

Aria AD-05 Delay

Instruments

Acoustic Piano STEINWAY & SONS model B

Electric Guitar Fender Stratocaster American

Acustic Guitar Yamaha 12 strings

Banjo 8 strings

Drum Ludwig Oyster Blue Pearl kit '66

Electric Guitar Fender Stratocaster Japan '89

Electric Guitar Gibson ES-125 TCD '69

Electic Bass Warwick Thumb NTB 4 strings

Electic Bass Laurus Quasar SL20 5 Strings

Electric Piano FENDER Rhodes Mark I

Electric Guitar Eko Barracuda 62 (335 style) 12 strings

Acustic Guitar Cort 6 strings

Banjo 6 strings

Various etnic instruments

Amplifiers

Electric Guitar Amplifier Fender Deville

Electric Guitar Preamp SOLDANO SERIES II

Electric Guitar Preamp PEAVEY ValveVerb

Electric Guitar Amplifier Custom (Fender Super Reverb style)

Electric Guitar Preamp BRUNETTI CENTOUNO

Electric Guitar Amplifier Vox AC30

Bass Guitar Amplifier SWR Working Man 15"

Electric Guitar Preamp MARSHALL 9000

Software Plugin Bundles

ALTIVERB 7 XL

Antares Vocal Bundle

AAX/TDM/RTAS AVID PACK

*requires additional rental fee

Sam Recording studio

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Via Porta Fiorentina, 1 Lari, Pisa 56035 IT
+39.348.33.67.787

Studio Details

Largest Room Sq. Ft: 167.0 sq ft.

Ceiling Height:14.7 ft.

Number of Rooms:3

Max # of Inputs:48