441 West 53rd Street
New York, NY 10019
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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.

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Kimberly & Mike Stern Live at Avatar Studios NYC 2012

Published on Apr 18, 2014

Live at Avatar Studios w/Kimberly Thompson ft Mike Stern LP Recording “Out of the Blue” –https://itun.es/i66z9ff #iTunes 2012
Filmed by #DeadSilenceProductions: Mike Stern- Guitar Randy Brecker- trumpet Tom Kennedy -Bass Jim Beard -keys Leni Stern -Rhythm Guitar Tim Keiper -percussion Kimberly Thompson -Drums
Avatar NYC 2012

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News and Updates


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.

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Ben Folds with yMusic performs “Steven’s Last Night In Town” live at Avatar Studios (in Studio A) for WFUV. Recorded 8/18/15.

The cast of Finding Neverland was at Avatar Studios recording the Original Cast Album that will be released on June 23, 2015 .  Studios A and B hosted the orchestra and singers, including the stars of the show Matthew Morrison (“Glee,” South Pacific), Kelsey Grammer(“Frasier,” La Cage aux Folles) and Laura Michelle Kelly (Mary Poppins).  The session was produced by Eliot Kennedy and David Chase for Republic Records and under the musical direction of Mary-Mitchell Campbell.  (For more info and photos and more photos from the session).

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