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Avatar Studios
441 West 53rd Street 
New York, N.Y. 10019
Phone : 212.765.7500 Fax : 212.765.7450
Contact : Tino Passante


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A combination of experienced staff and room design make up the famous, unique, comfortable, creative sanctuary many artists and producers seek when they come to Avatar Studios. This special environment has attracted the cream of the crop in the recording industry in the fields of rock, pop, jazz and the commercial / jingle world for the last two years. 

Studio A

Studio Dimensions
Studio : 48 X 52', 35'
    2 Isolation Booths : various sizes

Console
CUSTOM NEVE 8068
40 Input Console (This is the last 8068 that Neve built - Specifically for this facility).

Console Automation
Flying Faders Automation

Tape Machines
STUDER A-800 Mark III 24 Track Analog  Recorders 
  w/*DOLBY SR or A available 
*STUDER16 Track Headstack Available 
*SONY 3348 48 Track Digital Recorder 
*TASCAM DA-88 (24 Tracks) Recorder w/RC898 Remote
STUDER A-820 1/2" Analog 2/4 Track 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3800 2 Track DAT 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3700 2 Track DAT 
(2) TASCAM 122 MKII Cassette Recorders  
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Monitoring Systems
ALTEC 'BIG RED' Studio Monitors 
Powered by YAMAHA P-2200 Amps 
Yamaha NS - 10M's
NEMESIS 8 BUS Cue System 

Synchronizers
(3)  LYNX II

Outboard Gear For Studio A
2) DRAWMER DS201 Stereo Gates 
(2) LEXICON PCM42 Digital Delay 
LEXICON PCM70 v.3.01/2.0 Digital Delay 
Panasonic SL-4300 CD Player 
PUBLISON DHM89 Harmonizer 
(10) PULTEC EQP-1A Equalizer
(2) PULTEC MEQ-5 Equalizer 
Roland SDE-3000A Digital Delay 
TECHNICS Turntable 
(3) UREI LA-3 Compressor 
UREI Digital Metronome 
Yamaha REV 5 Digital Reverb

Keyboards
YAMAHA C7 w / Forte Music MIDI Mod

Other
*ISDN Lines in Control Room 
(7) EMT 140 Plates (must be reserved) 
(2) Live Chambers (Bathroom and 5 Story Stairwell/unique to Avatar Studios!!!) 
(must be reserved) 


Studio B

Studio Dimensions
Studio : 20' X 20', 35'

Console
72 input, Solid State Logic 9000 J Series

Tape Machines
STUDER A-800 Mark III 24 Track Analog Recorders 
w/*DOLBY SR or A available 
*STUDER 16 Track Headstack Available 
*SONY 3348 48 Track Digital Recorder 
*TASCAM DA-88 (24 Tracks) Recorder w/RC898 Remote 
STUDER A-80 1/2" Analog 2/4 Track 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3800 2 Track DAT 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3700 2 Track DAT 
(2) STUDER B-67 1/4" Analog 2 Track 
(2) TASCAM 122 MKII Cassette Recorder 

Monitoring Systems
KINOSHITA Custom Studio Monitors
Powered by BRYSTON 7B Power Amplifiers
Yamaha NS - 10M's
NEMESIS 8 BUS Cue System

Synchronizers
(3) LYNX II 

Outboard Gear For Studio B
(2) DRAWMER DS201 Stereo Gates 
(2) LEXICON PCM42 Digital Delay 
LEXICON PCM70 v.3.01/2.0 Digital Delay 
PANASONIC SL-4300 CD Player 
PUBLISON DHM89 Harmonizer 
(10) PULTEC EQP-1A Equalizer 
ROLAND SDE-3000A Digital Delay 
(8) SHEP (NEVE Design) Mic Pre/3 Band 
TECHNICS Turntable 
(3) UREI LA-3 Compressor 
UREI Digital Metronome 
YAMAHA REV 5 Digital Reverb 
(2) PULTEC MEQ-5 Equalizer 

Keyboards
YAMAHA C7 

Other
*ISDN Lines in Control Room 
(7) EMT 140 Plates (must be reserved) 
(2) Live Chambers 
(Bathroom and 5 Story Stairwell/Unique to Avatar Studios!!!) (must be reserved) 


Studio C

Studio Dimensions
Studio : 24' X 40', 24'
5 Isolation Booths : various sizes

Console
NEVE VRP 72 Input Console

Tape Machines
STUDER A-800 MARK III 24 Track Analog 
w/ DOLBY A or * SR Available 
* 16 Track Headstack Available 
* SONY 3348 48 Track Digital 
*TASCAM DA-88 (24 Tracks) Recorder w/RC898 Remote
STUDER A-80 1/2" Analog and 1/4 Track 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3800 2 Track DAT 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3700 2 Track DAT 
(2) TASCAM 122 MKII Cassette Recorder
(1) PANASONIC SV 3800 2 Track DAT 
(1) PANASONIC SV 3700 2 Track DAT 
(2) TASCAM 122 MKII Cassette Recorder

Monitoring Systems
ALTEC ‘BIG RED’ Studio Monitors 
Powered by YAMAHA P-2200 Amps
Yamaha NS - 10M's
NEMESIS 8 BUS Cue System

Synchronizers
(3) LYNX II 

Outboard Gear For Studio C
(2) DRAWMER DS201 Stereo Gates 
(2) LEXICON PCM42 Digital Delay 
LEXICON PCM70 v.3.01/2.0 Digital Delay 
Panasonic SL-4300 CD Player 
PUBLISON DHM89 Harmonizer 
(10) PULTEC EQP-1A Equalizer
(2) PULTEC MEQ-5 Equalizer
Roland SDE-3000A Digital Delay 
(8) SHEP (NEVE Design) Mic Pre/Equalizer 
TECHNICS Turntable 
(3) UREI LA-3 Compressor 
UREI Digital Metronome 
Yamaha REV 5 Digital Reverb

Keyboards
YAMAHA C7 

Other
*ISDN Lines in Control Room 
(7) EMT 140 Plates (must be reserved) 
(2) Live Chambers 
(Bathroom and 5 Story Stairwell/Unique to Avatar Studios!!!) (must be reserved) 

 

Studio D
STUDIO D. RE-DESIGNED IN THE FALL OF 1999, THIS STUDIO OFFERS ENORMOUS ADVANTAGES AND FLEXIBILITY FOR MULTITRACK MIXDOWN. THIS IS A ROOM WHERE THE ENGINEER NEVER HAS TO TOUCH A PATCHCORD AND HAS INSTANT ACCESS TO ALL THE EQUIPMENT IN THE ROOM. OUTSIDE EQUIPMENT IS EASILY INTERFACED AND THE ROOM IS WIRED FOR 7.1, 5.1
AND DOLBY SURROUND MIXDOWN. 

Console
THE SOLID STATE LOGIC AXIOM-MT

Tape Machines
STUDER A-800 MARK III 24 Track Analog 
w/ DOLBY A or * SR Available 
* 16 Track Headstack Available 
* SONY 3348 48 Track Digital 
*TASCAM DA-88 (24 Tracks) Recorder  w/RC898 Remote
(1) PANASONIC SV 3700 2 Track DAT 
(2) TASCAM 122 MKII Cassette Recorders 

Monitoring Systems
Ausperger Custom 2-Way Monitors 
Powered by Bryston 4B and 3B Power Amps
Yamaha NS - 10M's
NEMESIS 8 BUS Cue System

Synchronizers
(3) LYNX II 

Outboard Gear For Studio D
AMS RMX16 Digital Reverb 
DBX 160X Compressor 
(2) DBX 902 De-Essers 
DRAWMER 1960 Stereo Tube Compressor 
(2) DRAWMER DS201 Stereo Gates 
DOLBY SDU4 Surround Decoder 
EVENTIDE Orville Multi Effects 
EVENTIDE H3000SE Harmonizer 
      w/23.5 Sec. Sampling 
(2) FOCUSRITE is 115HD Mic Pre/EQ 
GE Talaria Large Screen Projector 
LEXICON PCM 91 Reverb 
LEXICON 480L w/Digital Interface 
(2) LEXICON PCM 70 v.3.0 
(2) LEXICON PCM 42 Digital Delay 
(2) LEXICON 1xp-1 Digital Reverb 
MITUSUBISHI 35” Color Monitor
(2) MXR Auto Flanger 
(2) MXR Auto Phaser 
(2) NEVE 33609 Stereo Compressor 
PUBLISON Infernal 90 Effects 
(8) PULTEC EQP-1A3 Equalizer 
(2) ROLAND SDE-3000A Digital Reverb 
ROLAND R-880 Digital Reverb 
(4) SHEP (NEVE Design) Mic Pre/3 Band 
TC ELECTRONICS Finalizer AES/SPDIF 
TC ELECTRONICS M5000 Reverb 
      w/Digital I/O
TC ELECTRONICS 2290 
(2) TELETRONIX LA-2 Compressor 
(3) UREI LA 3 Compressor 
UREI Digital Metronome 
UREI 1176LN Peak Limiter 
YAMAHA Rev 5 Digital Reverb  


DIGIDESIGN PRO TOOLS SYSTEM
24 Bit/32 Channel Pro Tools Mix Plus System 
AARDVARK Sync DA 
ANTARES Auto Tune 
APOGEE AD8000 
DIGIDESIGN 888 24 I/O 
DIGIDESIGN Sample Cell II+ 
GLYPH 25GB AIT Drive 
GLYPH Hot Swap w/Cheetah 18GB Drive
HE-8 2 Channel Hum Eliminator 
FURMAN BP1000 UPS 
LLS-2 2 Channel Line Level Shifter (Mac
Audio Interface) 
MACINTOSH 9600/200/320 Meg Ram/Adaptec
2940 SCSI Card 
Master List CD v.2.2 
SONY 21” Monitor 
WAVES Gold Bundle 

Other
*ISDN Lines in Control Room 
(7) EMT 140 Plates (must be reserved) 
(2) Live Chambers 
(Bathroom and 5 Story Stairwell/Unique to Avatar Studios!!!) (must be reserved) 

 

Microphones Available @ Avatar Studios
AKG 224
SHURE BEFA 57
AKG 320 B
(2) SHURE SM58
(5) AKG 414
(3) SHURE SM81
(16) AKG 451
(5) SONY 535P
(7) AKG 452
(3) SONY 536P
(3) AKG 460
* SONY C37A
* (2) AKG C24 
* SONY C37P
* AKG C422
* TELEFUNKEN @M 251 SONY C48
(2) AKG C747 (13)
SONY ECM 22
AKGD12
(2) YAMAHA 204
(2) AKG DI 12
(5) NEUMANN U47 FEF
(2) AUDIO TECHMCA 4051
* (2) NEUMANN U47 TUBE
AUDIO TECFMCA M41
(2) YAMAHA 205
* (2) B&K 4011
* (3) NEUMANN U67 TUBE
(3) BEYER M160 
(14) NEUMANN U87
(2) CROWN PZM 3ORB
(12) NEUMANN U87-A
(6) ELECTROVOICE RE-1 6
(8) NEUMANN KM-84
(3) ELEC7ROVOICE RE-20
* (2) NEUMANN KM-54
(2) RCA 44
(19) NEUMANN KM-86
(6) RCA 77
(2) SCHOEPS CMC5 w/lOdb Pads
(2) SENNHEISER 409
(33) SENNHEISER 421
(5) SENNHEISER 441
SHURE SM7
(5) SHURE SM53
SHURE SM57
*rental items
(5) AKG 20db Pads 
(10) AKG lodb Pads 
(2) AKG Swivels 

 

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