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Avatar Studios is a full service, multi-room recording facility in New York City. We have been recording hits for over 30 years.
We are known for great acoustic spaces, well maintained vintage gear, competent staff and professional client services.
Our specialty is orchestral recordings (able to accommodate up to 60+ pieces), Jazz, Rock, music for film / TV / commercials, and Broadway cast albums. Over 400 Gold & Platinum records have been recorded here.
We can take care of your recording needs from writing and pre-production to tracking, mixing and mastering, all under one roof.
Musicians stepping forward to “warn” politicians not to use their music – HBO Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. (Mixed by Roy Hendrickson at Avatar in Studio R).
The nominees for the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced (full list). The following projects were done at Avatar Studios. Congratulations to all the nominees!
Tony Bennett & Bill Charlap
Joey Alexander, soloist
Track from: My Favorite Things
Label: Motema Music
Cécile McLorin Salvant
Label: Mack Avenue
Label: Motema Music
Maria Schneider Orchestra
Leanne Cope, Max von Essen, Robert Fairchild, Jill Paice & Brandon Uranowitz, principal soloists; Rob Fisher & Scott Lehrer, producers (George Gershwin, composer; Ira Gershwin, lyricist) (Original Broadway Cast)
Label: Masterworks Broadway
Michael Cerveris, Judy Kuhn, Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone & Emily Skeggs, principal soloists; Philip Chaffin & Tommy Krasker, producers (Jeanine Tesori, composer; Lisa Kron, lyricist) (Original Broadway Cast)
Label: PS Classics
Daveed Diggs, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Jonathan Groff, Christopher Jackson, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom, Jr., Okieriete Onaodowan, Anthony Ramos & Phillipa Soo, principal soloists; Alex Lacamoire, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bill Sherman, Ahmir Thompson & Tarik Trotter, producers; Lin-Manuel Miranda, composer & lyricist (Original Broadway Cast)
The cast of The Hunchback of Notre Dame recorded at Avatar Studios from September 28-30. The album will be released by Ghostlight Records in January 2016.
Ben Folds with yMusic performs “Steven’s Last Night In Town” live at Avatar Studios (in Studio A) for WFUV. Recorded 8/18/15.