The Gizmo Recording Spring Special is Back!

Get all those old songs out of your head and onto CD's to make room for some new ideas! Jazz, Rock, Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Country, Bluegrass, Folk, Classical, World, Vocal music! 

Gizmo Spring Special! Two 6 hour sessions for tracking and/or mixing plus 6 CD's of your mixes for $650!

 
Singer/Songwriter Spring Special!  $300 per song - Basic track: 2 guitars (mine or yours), bass and computer sequenced drums (Real Drums played by a Real Drummer available for another $150). More elaborate production available! 
Contact us to discuss rates and possibilities!

2015 Rates

Recording and Studio Rental (2 hr. minimum): $75.00/hr.
Block Rate: $65.00/hr when booking 8 or more hours: Recording, mix-down, editing and MIDI programming w/ Gantt Kushner.

Songwriter's Demos:  Negotiated on a per-song basis based on our hourly rate plus cost of additional musicians.

Deposit Policy: 50% of cost of scheduled time (plus tuning fee) in advance, refundable only with at least 5 days advance notice. Transferable to another session.

Payment: Balance due at end of session in cash, check, Visa or Mastercard.

Freelance Engineer Rate: $280.00 per 8 hour day. Interview and training may be required to qualify engineer.

Use of studio instruments: Piano, drums and MIDI equipment available at no extra cost. Other instruments available at studio's discretion (guitar amps, bass, etc.).

Piano tuning policy: Piano is available at all times. If tuning is needed the cost is billed to the client. Cost for tuning is $150.00. If the piano is in tune enough for your session's needs at the time of the session, it is available for use at no additional cost.

Additional equipment rental policy: Many other types of equipment are available. The cost of renting equipment (processors, recorders, instruments, etc.) is passed on to the client. The studio charges for pick-up and return of rented gear at the rate of $50.00/hr.

Recording Media Costs: Hard drive for recording and backup: $150.00 for 500 gigabytes of storage, 2 drives (or USB flash drive) recommended. Studio is not responsible for data lost w/ no backup.

CD-R Media: $5.00
CD and Cassette Dubbing: $50.00/hr.

Note: Rates are subject to change.

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