Kathleen Syme Centre has a small studio is designed to assist hirers in editing and recording audio. The space is ideal for recording and editing voice overs for video works, audition tapes, podcasts and musical instruments.
Hirer must attend an induction training session before booking this space. To book in an induction session please visit eventbrite.com.au and search for 'Kathleen Syme Recording Studio' to find upcoming inductions and book into them.
Information on the facility:
Editing suite - 3 people
Recording studio - 8 people
Equipment located in editing suite allows for recording 16 audio input channels with 5 headphone monitoring channels.
c|24 Avid 24 Channel Mixing Desk and Control Panel
Apollo 16 Audio Interface
2 x KRK Rokit 8inch G3 Studio Monitor Speakers
8 channel SM Pro Audio PR8E Microphone pre-amp (used for recording inside editing suite)
4 Channel POWERPLAY PRO-XL HA4700 High-Power Headphone Mixing and Distribution Amplifier
Avid Protools 10, Logic Pro, Final Cut Pro
2 x Shure BETA87A - Vocals/Amps microphone
4 x Shure BETA58A - Vocals/Amp microphone
4 x Shure BETA57A – Instruments microphone
2 x RØDE NT1-A large diaphragm 1" cardioid condenser microphone with shock mount and pop filter - Vocal/Instrument microphone
1 x Audix D6 Kickdrum microphone - Kickdrum/bass microphone
1 x Audix i5 Snare Drum microphone - Snare drum/ Instruments microphone
1 x Audix D4 Floor Tom microphone - Drum/Instruments microphone
1 x Audix D2 Rack Tom microphone - Drums/horns microphone
2 x Audix ADX51 Overhead Condenser Cardioid microphone - Room/Instrument microphone
4 x BSS Audio AR133 Active DI Boxes
3 x Fostex T40RP mkII Stereo Headphones
2 x AKG K540 Stereo Headphones
8 x Large microphone Stands
2 x Short microphone Stands
15 x XLR Audio Leads
6 x Stereo Headphone extension cables
Commercial fee (for profit organisation) = $42 per hour; Not-for-profit individual or organisation residing in City of Melbourne municipality = $8.65 per hour
Hirer must attend an induction training session before booking this space. You can book in an induction session with our reception by contacting us via the contact form.
There is on street parking as well as multi level carparks located on the corner of grattan street and cardigan street; as well as cnr of lygon street and elgin street.