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Vol. 25, No. 4: December-January 2020
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Home Studio Registry: Brent Ellis
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Recording knowledge level
MIDI knowledge level
Commonly work (with)
More than 100
Continue producing CDs for local artists and release more Jazz CDs of my own. Publish my own guitar course.
Takamine classical MIDI . Fender Telecaster Elite with a Roland MIDI interface. Gibson Howard Roberts Custom. Godin Jazz Multiac. Godin grand master nylon string acoustic.
General MIDI sound cards, Roland GS-64, Roland BD-1, Roland SE-1, Yamaha TX-7 (x3),
Phil Robertson is the best for online custom drum tracks.
Roland DEP-5, Roland GP-8 and software plug-ins. Also Voodu Valve guitar processor.
Shure SM-57s , Neuman TLM-103 and others
RME UFX Fireface / SAWSTUDIO software / StudioOne software
Mostly just burn mixes directly to CD from SAWstudio.
Bose 802, Bose 301 Continental. Tannoy Reveal.
HP Z1 all in one PC with 27" quad HD monitor, 3.3ghz xeon processor, 2x512 flash drives, 4 gigs of ram, usb 3 i/o.
IQS SAWSTUDIO, Encore 5.1, many software audio plugins
2 large external hard drives, USB 8 x 8 MIDI interface. Pentium 2.226 and 2 Delta 1010lite soundcards for 20 channels of live recording at clubs.
I studied guitar as a Jazz major at Western Washington University.