Studio A is the main recording studio of Takumi Works. It houses NEVE 16-channel Summing Mixer with Digidesign Control 24 - a 24 tracks DAW mixing control desk and digital audio system running Logic Pro, Digital Performer and Pro Tools - capable of 96kHz / 24bit quality outputs via Pro Tools HD system. This unblocked sea view control room provides an area of 13x11 feet - perfect for client sitting in or artist who requires a lot of creative space. The fully air-conditioned room maximizes the comfort of the users. This main studio is primarily used for programming and post-production such as professional recording and mixing. Our excellent selection of microphones supply a strong signal into the system, while our classic selection of outboard, as well as a vast array of audio plug-ins, provide the finishing touches.


Apple Mac Pro 1 - 2 x 2.8GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon w/ 12GB RAM & 6TB int. HD (Mac OS X 10.6.8)
Apple Mac Pro 2 - 3.7GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon E5 w/ 16GB RAM, 256GB flash storage & 4TB Thunderbolt ext. HD (Mac OS X 10.9.3)

23" Apple Cinema Display
Samsung 24 LCD Display (x2)

Mixing Board
NEVE 5059 Satellite 16x2+2 Summing Mixer

Digidesign Control 24
Digidesign ProTools HD2 PCIe core card
Digidesign ProTools 96 I/O Audio Interface
ProTools HD 8  (Mac Pro 1)
ProTools 11  (Mac Pro 2)
Logic Studio 9  (Mac Pro 1)
Logic Pro X  (Mac Pro 2)
Digital Performer 6  (Mac Pro 1)
Cubase 6 LE  (Mac Pro 2)
Sibelius 6  (Mac Pro 2)

ADC PJ-739 96 Point TT Bantam Audio Patchbay
Switchcraft 96 Point TT Bantam Audio Patchbay

Keyboard & Synthesizer
KORG Triton Le88 88-key Music Workstation (master keyboard)
KORG SV-1RV 73-key Stage Vintage Piano (Limited Edition)
Nord Lead 2X
Roland XV5080
Roland XP-30
Roland M-SE1 String Ensemble
KORG ElecTribe MX
Boss Dr. Rhythm DR-770
AKAI Z4 Digital Sampler

Microphone List  (shared by Studio A & B)                                                        
Neumann U87ai
MANLEY Reference Cardioid
B&K 4006 (DPA 4006A)
Royer R121 Ribbon
Electro Voice RE20
Audio Technica AT4033
Audix D2 (x2)
Audix D4
Audix i5
AKG N-SolidTube
AKG C414-XLS (x4) (matched pairs x2)
AKG D3800
Shure Beta 52A
Shure Beta 57
Shure SM57 (x2)
Shure SM58 (x2)

Microphone Preamp.
MANLEY All Tube Mono Mic Preamp.
Tube-Tech MP1A Two-channel Tube Mic Preamp.
API 500-6B Lunchbox for 500 Series Modules: Vintech 573 Mic Pre (Neve 1073) x2
Toft Audio Designs ATC-2 Dual Channel Compressor/EQ/Mic Preamp.
ART PRO MPA II 2-Channel Mic Preamp.

Other Outboard Gear
t.c. electronic Finalizer Express - studio mastering processor
t.c. electronic M-ONE XL - dual effects signal processor
API 500-6B Lunchbox for 500 Series Modules: SSL E Series Dynamics Channel Strip x2;
API 525 Compressor; API 550b 4-band EQ
Alesis QuadraVerb processor (x2)
MOTU 2408
Tascam DAT Recorder DA-30mkII
Tascam MD Recorder MD-301mkII
Denon Stereo Cassette Tape Desk DRR-F100

Monitors & Headphones
Adam S2A Studio Monitors
YAMAHA NS-10M Studio Monitors
ART SLA-1 Studio Linear Power Amp.
Presonus Monitor Station
SONY MDR-7510 Sound Monitor Headphones
Shure SRH440 Professional Studio Headphones
Sennheiser HD250 Linear II
AKG Studio Monitor K240 Studio
AKG Studio Monitor K240 DF

Acoustic Instrument & Amp.  (shared by Studio A & B)
KAWAI GE-20 Grand Piano
YAMAHA Acoustic Guitar
Fender Bassman 300 Pro Vacuum Tube Bass Guitar Amp.
Marshall Guitar Amp.
A bundle of Guitar effectors
FLATS arbiter Drum Set w/ Zildjian cymbals


  • WAVES Plug-ins in TDM, RTAS & Audio Unit
  • The API Collection, SSL 4000 Collection, V-Series, CLA Classic Compressors
  • Abbey Road/Chandler Limited TG Mastering Pack X Emulates EMI TG12410 console EQ and filter
  • TC Electronic VSS3 Stereo Source Reverb X Ported from the legendary System 6000
  • Lexicon LXP Native Reverb Plug-in Bundle X Four classic Lexicon reverb plug-ins
  • Melodyne Editor
  • Antares Auto-Tune 5 & Evo 6
  • Eventide Omnipressor X Expand and compress your audio a little or take it to the extreme without endangering quality
  • GRM Tools Classic TDM Bundle X Create and enhance sounds with this bundle of eight real-time plug-ins
  • Softube Acoustic Feedback Deluxe X Create realistic screaming guitar feedback to give your sounds some serious edge
  • Brainworx bx_boom! X Enhances kick drum sounds through attenuation and boost
  • Brainworx bx_control X Offers quality listening controls, with M/S matrix and stereo width control
  • Brainworx bx_hybrid X Provides world-class mixing and mastering EQ
  • McDSP FutzBox X Offers a collection of creative EQ, distortion, and filter effects
  • Softube Tube-Tech Compressor CL 1B X Emulates its hardware counterpart CL1B
  • Softube FET Compressor X Emulates the most famous solid-state compressor
  • Sonnox Inflator X Produces louder mixes with warmth and character
  • SPL EQ Rangers Vol. 1 X Provides three distinct EQ plug-ins for complete sonic control
  • SPL Transient Designer X Versatile mixing tool shapes dynamic response
  • URS N4 Series X 6-band parametric EQ re-creates that vintage British sound
  • Amp Farm by Line 6
  • Bomb Factory BF-3A by Bomb Factory
  • Bruno/Reso by Digidesign
  • Cosmonaut Voice by Bomb Factory
  • D-Fi by Digidesign
  • Maxim by Digidesign
  • Purple Audio MC77 by Bomb Factory
  • Reverb One by Digidesign
  • SansAmp PSA -1 by Bomb Factory
  • SoundReplacer by Digidesign
  • Virus Indigo by Access Music
  • Classic Compressors Bundle X Offers emulations of five renown compressors/limiters
    (BF 2A , BF 3A , Fairchild 660/670, & MC77)
  • Cosmonaut Voice X Unique vocal processor creates special effects
  • DINR X Digidesign Intelligent Noise Reduction helps silence noise
  • Eleven X Produces hyper-realistic tones of the world's most coveted vintage guitar amps
  • ImpactR X Provides console-style mix bus compression
  • JOEMEEK Bundle X Includes emulations of the VC5 Meequalizer and SC2 Compressor
  • MoogerfoogerR Bundle X Four audio effects and vintage synths re-create the Moog sound
  • Pultec Bundle X Includes emulations of three Pultec analog EQs
  • Reel Tape Suite X Offers a set of three analog tape emulation and effects plug-ins
  • Slightly Rude Compressor X Custom compressor helps un-digitize sounds
  • TL Drum Rehab X Drum sound replacement and enhancement tool optimizes drum tracks
  • TL EveryPhase X Produces classic analog phaser sounds and effects
  • TL Space TDM X Delivers the ultimate convolution reverb for music and post
  • Tel-RayR Variable Delay X Provides unique, space-age echo and delay effects
  • VoceR Bundle X Includes effects emulations of the rotating speaker and B-3 organ vibrato
  • X-FormR X Natural-sounding time- and pitch-stretching too
  • All other plug-ins included with Pro Tools HD, Logic Pro & DP




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