Recording Services

Recording Booth: The recital hall’s CD and digital audio tape (DAT) recording system offers performers the opportunity to produce high- quality audio recordings. Recording options are available to anyone renting the recital hall. The Community Music Center provides the services of a professional engineer for all recordings. Note: The recital hall is not a sound-proofed building. Recordings may pick up ambient sound.

Microphones: AKG C414 B-TL2 microphone (two)

Cable System: Helix Standard

Mixing Board: SECK 182 MkII (16-channels)

CD Recording Deck: Tascam CD-R 2000

Digital Audio Tape Deck: Panasonic SV-3500

Cassette Tape Deck: Nakamichi MR-2

Recording Fees (Recording engineer provided)
Note: The recital hall is not a sound-proofed building. Recordings may pick up ambient sound.

Recordings with a Basic Rental: $185
The rates include a recording engineer for 3 hours (pre-concert set up + concert recording) and one CD-R ($5 for additional CD’s) Add $50.00 for each hour of engineer’s services beyond the first 3 hours. (cancellation fee $45)

Recordings during regular CMC operating hours: $85/hour
Minimum two hours (cancellation fee $35)

Recording at times other than regular CMC operating hours: $85/hour
Includes hall manager’s services. Minimum two hours (cancellation fee: $48).

Contact Linda Hitchcock, Concert Hall Manager at (415) 647-6015 x83