Services and Rates

SERVICES

  • Edit prerecorded music in length and quality.
  • Record solo artists, bands, vocal groups, spoken word, audio books and commercials for radio.
  • Beat Production
  • Removing vocals to create backing tracks
  • Mixing
  • Pitch correction upon request
  • Mastering
  • CD duplication in bulk quantities
  • Transfer records, DAT tape and cassette tapes to CD

There is a $50.00 booking retainer that all new clients must pay in advance in order to reserve time at the studio. Please call or email the studio to arrange payment.

Our rates are $60.00 an hour with a two hour minimum for recording (with the exception of the vocalist and voice over packages). This includes the use of the studio and the services of a recording engineer. Bands with more than 5 members may require a second recording engineer, please contact the studio for more information.

RATES

Recording Sessions (2 hour minimum)                              $60.00/hour
Editing, pitch correction, mixing and mastering          $60.00/hour
Record, cassette tape and DAT tape transfers            $60.00/hour
Please contact the studio for bulk CD Duplication rates.

All services are billed in 15 minute increments. Keep in mind that most editing, post-production, mixing, and mastering is done without the client present, and you will still be charged the same hourly rate for this work.

PACKAGES

Vocalist Package $70.00
This package is reserved for vocalists singing one song to a prerecorded instrumental track. It includes one hour of studio time for recording, editing, mixing and transferring the song to CD. This package is great for karaoke singers who only want to record one song, someone looking to record a song as a gift for a friend or loved one and may be appropriate for some rap artists who only want to record one song. Pitch correction is available upon request, depending upon the pitch correction required it may take more time than the vocalist package allows and will be billed at regular rates.

Voice over Package $70.00
This package is for voice over artists who are looking to spend less than one hour recording. It includes one hour of studio time for recording, editing, mixing and transferring the recording to CD.

4 Hour Block $220.00
4 consecutive hours of studio time.

8 Hour Block $400.00
9 consecutive hours in the studio, which includes 8 hours of session time and 60 minutes of break time (four 15 minute breaks, two 30 minute breaks or two 15 minute breaks and one 30 minute break).

Multiple Session Discounts
Pay for multiple sessions at once and save! All recording sessions must be at least 2 hours in length. Session time can be used for recording, editing, mixing and mastering.
10 hours – $550.00
15 hours – $750.00
20 hours – $900.00
25 hours – $1000.00

BEAT PRODUCTION

Basic beat –  $30.00
Complex beat – Please contact the studio for pricing.
Provide us with 2-3 beats in the style you are looking for and we’ll happily produce a beat for you. If you would like to sample another artist’s work in your beat you need to provide us with the sample and you will be responsible for obtaining clearance to use that sample.

BACKING TRACK PRODUCTION

One song –  $10.00
Three songs or more – $5.00 per song
Provide us with the song(s) you wish to have the vocals removed from at least 24 hours before your scheduled session.

 

Payments
We accept payment in the form of cash, check, money order, PayPal, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover). Checks and money orders should be made payable to Abstrack Recording Studio.