What are you working on at the moment?
Hana Road Studios is currently working on mastering a new album of Asala (top arabic singer)
Analog or digital and why?
At Hana Road Studios we like to use both analog and digital equipment. It really depends on the scope of the project.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
At Hana Road Studios we offer Exceptional Quality of Sound
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What is the scope of their project? What is the type of sound they want? What is the target audience?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Ask questions. The more clients understand about the work we are doing the more clear their personal goal for the project will be.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
Hana Road Studios has been open since 2007, since then we have become one of the major studios in Switzerland and we are continuing to grow.
Can you share one music production tip?
Learn how to listen critically before attempting mixing / mastering. Take notes of to help you note down all the areas you want to fix.
What type of music do you usually work on?
At Hana Road Studios we work on pop music, hip-hop, pop-rock, edm, film music projects, TV projects (advertisements, shows) etc.
What's your strongest skill?
Mixing and Mastering. Those the are the areas that require years of experience in order to truly become an expert in this field and our sound engineers have more than 20 years of expertise.
Tell us about your studio setup.
Hana Road Studios has a 7.1 Dolby Surround Setup. We have a control room with a Euphonix 5MC console and Bower & Wilkins 800 and Focals SM 11 and 9 speakers. We have a great setup of outboard analog gearas well as a huge digital inventory of plugins.
Our studio was built by one of the best companies for acoustic treatment "Studio People".
Recording Room: drums, brass, strings, choir, woodwinds – standalone or ensemble
Rehearsal Room (Recording ready)
Natural sounding room, acoustics engineered by Philippe Martin
Capacity: 25 players seated
Classic sound and acoustics
Social Media / Interview space
live streaming, digital cinematic camera
Our full list of equipment can be found on our website www.http://hanamusicstudios.ch/
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Hana Road Studios works on various projects. We often record both local and international artists on a daily basis. Most of the time the clients that record with us, continue working on their songs with us throughout all stages of production - arranging, production, mixing & mastering. We also work on projects that just require mixing or mastering.