Working with backing tracks

Mixer Desk

A lot of the school recordings we get involved with, particularly with Primary Schools involve the pupils singing along to backing tracks.   With the increasing popularity of You Tube, along with other online sources, this trend is only set Read More …

Recording Funeral Services

Funeral Services

Phone rings : “Hello good morning, I’ve got a slightly odd request for you.  Would it be possible for you to record a funeral service?” This request is in fact not as odd or unusual as you might at first Read More …

Second Album for Penistone Ladies Choir

We are delighted to announce that our second album for Penistone Ladies Choir was delivered this week.   This time, PLC joined up with Skelmanthorpe Male Voice Choir which is also Directed by the lovely Jane Hobson to create a Read More …

How long is a day?

session-time

For the most part when we are quoting for a recording session we normally refer to a ‘full day’ on location.  But what exactly does this mean and how long is a day? The setup When we are recording on Read More …

Second recording for St Andrew’s University Madrigal Group

Madrigal Group

Two years ago, almost to the day, in February 2015 we made the 450 mile trek from our studios in Wiltshire to the South East coast of Scotland to record the St Andrew’s University Madrigal Group.   This resulted in Read More …

Recording with The Sarum Consort

Yesterday, we travelled right into the centre of London to record Salisbury based choir Sarum Consort. The venue chosen was St Gabriel’s Church in Pimlico. The Church In the 1840s, 50s and 60s Pimlico was a rapidly expanding residential area Read More …