Magic Presence Studios
A personal and intimate recording environment, designed for the recording projects
produced by Magic Moreno. The soft, comfortable feel and exquisite
sound integrity, provide the perfect ambience for creative, clear thought and musical inspiration.
Exclusive High Sample Rate Recording
Set in a Mediterranean chateau type ambience in Redondo Beach Ca., the studio is an exclusive
high sample rate stereo and 5.1 DVD recording facility. The studio utilizes
the most sophisticated and technologically advanced computer systems togther with
the warmth and solidity of analogue recording to capture pristine
musical performances and deliver the sound of high sample rate transparent silkiness all the way
to the finished mastered product.
The philosophical reasoning behind a spiritually based value to recording at a high sample rate is discussed under
High Sample Rate Spiritual Recording Concept. In short though, numerous Masters in the study of enlightenment
The feeling produced by the higher order harmonics is reminiscent of the feeling a person
The sound of the studio is so pure,
it's delicious. The quality
of High Sample Rate recording is
clean but not sterile.
It's a producer's dream to
hear in such depth and pristine imaging.
The monitoring system is tuned
to exactness. Hearing a playback
in surround is overwhelming.
The studio is equipped with projection in both the tracking
and control room, facilitating post production foley and ADR.
A hand picked selection of microphones and outboard gear
have been chosen to accommodate many
varied styles of music. Below pictured, is the Film Scoring Studio
for the Los Angeles Music and Arts School
which Magic designed, he uses this room for large orchestral dates.
There are two lounges, kitchen, and guest accommodations available,
plus a hot tub spa, basketball court and smoking area.
Studio A - Cubase Current / Studio B - Protools Current
The digital audio processor is the Intel Core i9
that has plenty of muscle to handle hundreds
of tracks of surround channel audio with processing at 192K.
Combine this with 64 gigs of ram, an 8 drive
10,000 rpm raid array, and a Gigabyte motherboard, and you
have a solid, stable DSP work horse for the
most intricate plugin intensive mix environment imaginable.
The studio uses Apogee X16 converters and Lynx. AES 16
interfaces providing transparant colorless
A/D, D/A conversion and reliable jitter free Clocking.
Steinberg Cubase & Avid Protools latest revision Software, VST Connect Remote
TC Electronics 96K Reverb Systems
Waves, Universal Audio, URS, Native Inst., TC Electronics, Sound Toys,
Izotope, Melodyne, Plugins
Steinberg, Native Inst., The Grand, Virtual Instruments
Tascam Gigastudio, EMU Systems, Loop Libraries and various Samplers
Wave Labs Mastering Suite, Townsend Mic Modeling Software
Antares Auto Tune, Waves Restoration Suite, Izotope RX7
Demiter, Avalon, Focusrite, API, Mic Pres
Allen Smart (SSL), DBX, Aphex, Lexicon, Rane, Dolby, White,
Outboard Compressors, Effects & EQs.
Otari 24 Track and 1/2" 2 Track Recorders
24 Channel Dolby SP Rack, Lynx. Syncronisation,
Overhead projection in both control room and tracking studio
24 Channel Control Surface, 5.1 Monitoring
Room tuning by Westlake Audio and Sonarworks.
There is obvious benefit is the spiritual community. An artist capable of great light filled emotion can have that same feeling realized by all of his or her listeners. Consequently, the studio has done a number of
spiritual albums. "I can't believe the tears I feel. It's the same feeling I had when I recorded the song".-Royal Adams