About "the duck"

Typical rates

Short Film Score:

$20 per minute of film


Short Film Sound Design:

$20 per minute of film


Band Recording 6-song EP

$250 recorded/ mixed/ mastered


Band Recording Per Hour Rate

​$20 per hour

 

"The little studio with the BIG sound"!


With over 30 years of experience in music composition, recording and production

we have the skills and experience to make your project sound amazing!


Nomatter what level, what style...solo artist, band or film we have what you need

here at "The Duck".


Senior Engineer Virgil Franklin has recorded and mastered hundreds of songs,

scored 25 films and teaches audio recording at Vincennes University.


We are a ProTools studio and are Avid certified.


"Technical Stuff"


DAW:

PC based ProTools 10HD and ProTools 11

Waves Plugins

IZOTOPE Plugins

Antares Plugins

Profire 2626 Interface with outboard Pro 8 digital pres


DESK:

Soundcraft Spirit Live4 analog board

Presonus 16:4:2 digital board


RACK:

Alesis 3630 Compressor

Dbx 166A Compressor/ Limiter

(2) Autocom Pro Compressor
Ashley SG35e 4 channel Noise Gate

(2) Dbx 363x Gates

Art FXR


MICS:

a collection of vintage Shures

Samson drum mics 

Beta 52A

Apex  

CAD

Sennheiser

Shure

EV


GUITAR AMPS:

vintage Fender Princeton Reverb 

vintage Fender Music Master Bass Amp

vintage Crate 1

Adams Sabletone tube head with 412 Fender cab

Adams Fury tube amp with Celestion greenback

Adams Sabletone VF with Weber silver 10 and blue pup


DRUMS:

Mapex Tornado Birch Shells (fusion 5 piece)

Pearl rack

Dixon double bass pedal

vintage A Zildjian 20" ride

Sabian BB 20" ride

vintage A Zildjian 16" crash

Zildjian ZBT 16" crash

Wuhan 10" splash


LP:

10" and 11" CP Congas

11" Djembe

Aspire Bongos

Remo 22" djun djun

assorted hand percussion

D tenor steel drum

waterphone