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  • Recording at Alpaca Ranch Recording

  • Services
    Alpaca Ranch Recording is a full service recording studio and extensive experience with every genre of music. From recording individual instruments to full records from inception to production, Alpaca Ranch Recording will be there every step of the way.

    A small sampling of genres recorded at Alpaca Ranch Recording:

    Rock
    Metal
    Pop
    Hip-Hop
    R&B
    Americana/Roots
    Afro Beat
    Big Band
    Latin
    Folk
    Celtic
    Classical/Orchestra
    Spoken Word
    Voice Overs
    ADR/Post-Production
    ...and more

    Tracking
    Alpaca Ranch Recording's large, naturally lit tracking room features 22 foot celings, a full acoustic treatment, and a custom acoustic cloud, making it the best sounding room in Central Florida for all types of instruments. Each musician has complete control of their own headphone mix via a custom 16 channel headphone mixer system.

    Guitarists have access to the Shangri-La of tube amps, including Marshall, Vox, Peavey, Hughes & Kettner, Fender, Valvetrain, and Soldano, along with a near-unlimited selection of pedals.

    Keyboards are another specialty of Alpaca Ranch Recording, featuring a classic sounding analog Prophet 6 and Moog Sub37 adjacent to a modern digital Yamaha CP4 piano and Korg m3 workstation, both containing access to an extensive library of software synthesizers and sample libraries.

    The killer sounding DW drum kit with choice of classic snares lives in the tracking room and is available for any project if preferred.

    The vocal ISO booth has an astounding lake view and contains some of the best vocal mics available, including a Telefunken AR51, Shure SM7B, Pearlman TM1, Rode Classic, Mojave MA200, and many more.

    Editing & Overdubs
    Although its preferred to record everything at Alpaca Ranch Recording for the richest and most consistent sound, outside projects are welcome. Pro Tools and Cubase are available, please contact us Studiochris@alpacaranchrecording.com if you have any questions.

    Mixing
    The heart and soul of Alpaca Ranch Recording lies in Studio A as a customized SONY/MCI MXP3036 analog recording console. With a sound unlike any other, and one that cannot be replicated, Alpaca Ranch Recording can deliver the sound and feel to make any record stand out.

    Live Sound & Mobile Recording
    Alpaca Ranch Recording offers mobile recording services for any sort of event, from string quartets to full rock bands, including school music and dramatic performances. Please contact Studiochris@alpacaranchrecording.com for details.
  • Studio A

    Studio A is the workhouse of Alpaca Ranch Recording. Designed to deliver the best sound possible and centered around a 72 input, fully automated SONY/MCI MXP 3036 large format analog console, it provides the seamless integration of digital tools and analog practices. Equipped to handle any project from acoustic jazz to feature film post audio, Studio A is one of the best sounding, best equipped rooms in Central Florida.

    Equipment
    Aside from an extensive gear list, all floating equipment is available to both studios at anytime. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please send any specific gear or instrument requests at least one week before the scheduled session so Alpaca Ranch Recording can accommodate your needs.

    Outside Projects
    Alpaca Ranch Recording is committed to its clients and will happily take on any projects that have been started or will be completed at other studios. Please contact us at Studiochris@alpacaranchrecording.com for more information.

    Studios are open for rental to outside engineers and projects. Rates typically include an assistant engineer. Please contact us for further information.

  • Software:
    Pro Tools 12
    Reason 10
    Drumagogg Pro
    Melodyne 4
    Auto Tune 8
    Interfaces:
    Antelope Orion 32
    UAD Quad
    Console and Automation:
    Sony MXP 3036 with/SSL Oxford Master Section
    Mackie Ultramix Automation
    Mic Preamps:
    Chameleon Labs 7602 MK2 (2)
    API 312 (Vintage) (2)
    Daking Mic Pre IV
    Presonus ADL 600
    Focusrite ISA 828
    A Designs MP-2A
    TL Audio EQ-2
    Emprical Labs MikE
    Presonus Eureka
    Yamaha PM-1000 (8)
    Dynamics:
    DIY 1176 (blue) Universal Audio (1)
    DIY 1176 (black) Universal Audio (3)
    WARM AUDIO WA76 (2)
    Drawmer DL 241
    Rane DC 24
    ART Pro VLA 2
    FMR Audio RNC (2)
    Solid State Logic Xlogic G Compressor
    SPL Vitalizer MK2T
    160A DBX (2) Compressor
    DBX Model 902 De Esser (2)
    Aphex Dominator (4)
    Aphex Gate (4)
    Focusrite ISA 215
    Presonus Eureka
    Drums:
    DW Drum Kit (22" 12" 14" 16")
    Zildjian K Dark Crash medium thin 17"
    Zildjian A Medium Crash 16"
    Zildjian A Medium Crash 14"
    Zildjian K Custom Ride 20"
    Zildjian New Beat Hi Hats 14"
    Zildjian K Custom Heavy Ride 21"
    Pearl Joey Jordison Signature Snare 13"
    Pearl Reference Series Snare 14" 24 Ply
    Ludwig Sensaphonic 14"
    Ludwig Black Beauty
    Drum Dial
    Equalizers
    Aphex Aural Exciter 202
    Peavey Kozmos
    Warm Audio EPQ-WA
    TL Audio EQ-2
    Effects Processors:
    Tc Electronic M5000
    Kurzweil KSP8
    Moog 104m Delay
    Instruments:
    Yamaha RGX-110 Guitar
    Washburn D-110 Acoustic Guitar
    Gibson ES-150D Hollowbody Guitar
    Hofner Icon Bass
    Fender 60's Jazz Bass
    Gibson Les Paul Premium
    Amplifiers:
    Mesa Triple Rectifier
    Marshall JCM 800
    Peavey 6505+
    Marshall DSL100
    Garafe TruTone Amp
    Marshall DSL100
    Marshall JMP100
    Hughes & Kettner Triamp MK1
    Fender Twin Reverb 1969 Silverface
    Marshall 1974X
    Yamaha T100C
    Vox Night Train
    Vox AC30c2x
    Crate G212
    Valvetrain Brandywine
    Valvetrain 205
    Valvetrain 416
    A Designs Reddi DI
    Radial Designs PRORMP
    Little Labs PNP
    SWR Interstellar Overdrive
  • Mic Preamps:
    Chameleon Labs 7602 MK2 (2)
    API 312 (Vintage) (2)
    Daking Mic Pre IV
    Presonus ADL 600 (2)
    Focusrite ISA 828
    Focusrite RED 1
    A Designs MP-2A
    TL Audio EQ-2 (2)
    Emprical Labs MikE
    Yamaha PM-1000 (8)
    Microphones:
    Telefunken AR-51 MKII
    Sennheiser 421 (5)
    Sennheiser 441 (2)
    Electro Voice RE20
    Shure KSM32 (2)
    sE Electronics SE2200A
    Oktava MKL2500 (2)
    Oktava Mc-0-12 (2)
    Oktava Mc-0-12 Micheal Joly Mod (2)
    AKG c414 (3)
    AKG C4000 B (2)
    Avantone CK-7
    Heil PR-48
    Groove Tubes MD1A (2)
    AKG 419
    Apex 205 (modded) (2)
    SONY F98
    N/D 267B Electro Voice
    MXL 603 (2)
    MXL 603 (Modded) (2)
    CAD M179 (3)
    Shure SM7B (2)
    ADK T-7 (Thor) (2)
    Cascade Fathead II w/Lundahl Transformer Upgrade (2)
    Audio Technica ATM-450 (2)
    Audix i5 (2)
    Sennheiser e602
    Sennheiser e602 Mk-II (2)
    Electro Voice N/D 868 (1)
    Electro Voice N/D 767A (2)
    Shure SM57 (4)
    Sennheiser e609 (6)
    Beyerdynamic m160 (2)
    Rode Classic
    Shure SM58 (5)
    Shure SM57 w/Granelli Audio Mod (3)
    Heil PR20
    Pearlman TM-1
    Sennhsiser e935
    Sennheiser e604 (6)
    Sennheiser e906 (2)
    Solomon Low Freq
    Mojave MA-200
    Midi Controllers:
    DrumKat Percussion Kit
    MOTU Midi Express 128 (2)
    Monitoring:
    Yamaha HS80M (2)
    Yamaha HS8S Yamaha (2)
    Yamaha NS-10 Yamaha (2)
    Yamaha NS-1000 Yamaha (2)
    Presonus Central Station /w Remote
    Bryston 3B
    sr300 Amp Yorkville
    QSC K12 (2)
    Effect Pedals:
    TC Electronic PolyTune (2)
    Ibanez Tubescreamer (2)
    Boss GigaDelay DD-20
    Jim Dunlop Crybaby (2)
    Charlie Stringer Addicted to Wah
    Electro Harmonix LPB 2Ube
    MF_101 Moog
    Electro Harmonix Big Muff (vintage)
    Electro Harmonix Big Muff Reissue
    Electro Harmonix Doctor Q
    Electro Harmonix Small Stone
    Guitar Amplifiers
    Fender Twin Reverb Silverface
    Marshall DSL 60
    Mesa Triple Rectifier
    Marshal JMP 50
    Valve Train 416
    Graefe Tru Tone
    Hughes and Kettner Triamp MK1
    Peavey 6505
    Speaker Cabinets
    Marshall JCM800 1960A Lead Cab 4x12
    Mesa Rectifier Stiletto 4x12
    Marshall 1936 2x12
    Marshall 1966 2x12
    Peavey Classic Cab w/Greebacks 4x12
    Sonic 2x12
    Valve Train 2x12
    Valve Train 1x15
    Keyboards and Synths:
    Moog Minitaur
    Creamware Noah EX
    EMU Xl7
    Yamaha CP4
    karma software Korg
    Korg Kronos X67
    Crumar Mojo Organ
    John Bowen Solaris Synth
    Kurzweil Pc3X w/Kore 64 upgrade
    Arturia Laboratory 49
    Alesis Andromeda A6
    Moog Sub37
    Sequential Circuits Prophet 6
    Voce V5
    Doepfer D3M
    Korg M3
    Technics 1500 w/Ortofon Concorde cartridge
  • STUDIO B
    Studio B is the dream workspace for songwriters and arrangers. Designed to be a smaller, integrated digital production space, Studio B is equipped with Pro Tools and Cubase along with the finest analog and digital synthesizers, plugins, and instruments. With 16 analog inputs and outputs, the studio is fully integrated into the rest of the facility with Mic, Speaker and Video lines. 

    Equipment
    DAW:

    • Pro Tools 12
    • Cubase Pro 8.5
    • Reason 8 

    Interfaces:

    • MOTU 896HD (2)

    Mic Preamps:

    • Universal Audio 6176
    • Presonus ADL 600
    • Chameleon Labs 7102
    • Tl Audio 5051

    Monitors:

    • Yamaha HS 80
    • Yamaha HSW10
    • Presonus Central Station w/Remote

    Dynamics:

    • Drawmer DL241
    • ART Pro VLA
    • Universal Audio 6176
    • TL Audio 5051

    Effects Processors:

    • Ensoniq DP/4

    Keyboards and Controllers:

    • Kurzweil PC3
    • John Bowen Solaris
    • DrumKat Percussion Controller

     

     

  • Gear List
    Bass Traps ATS Acoustics (1) Acoustic Treatment
    Acoustic Panels ATS Acoustics (1) Acoustic Treatment
    Moveable Gobos ATS Acoustics (1) Acoustic Treatment
    Twin 930 Harmon Kardon (1) Amplifier
    1296 MOTU (1) Audio Interface
    24io MOTU (1) Audio Interface
    424x MOTU (1) Audio Interface
    896 HD MOTU (4) Audio Interface
    Saffire Pro 26 Focusrite (1) Audio Interface
    Ultramix System Mackie (1) Automation
    UPS Cyber Power (1) Battery Backup
    Cables Monster Cable (8) Cables
    Cables Mogami (15) Cables
    Mic Cables Various (50) Cables
    Audio Snakes Custom (1) Cabling
    Patch Bays ADC (3) Cabling
    6176 Universal Audio (1) Channel Strip
    DIY 1176 (blue) Universal Audio (1) Compressor
    DIY 1176 (black) Universal Audio (3) Compressor
    wa76 WARM AUDIO (2) Compressor
    DL 241 Drawmer (2) Compressor
    DC 24 Rane (1) Compressor
    Pro VLA 2 ART (1) Compressor
    Pro VLA 1 ART (1) Compressor
    RNC FMR Audio (2) Compressor
    Xlogic G Compressor SSL (1) Compressor
    MDC 2001 ART (1) Compressor
    160A DBX (2) Compressor
    Studio PC Custom (3) Computer
    24" Monitor ASUS (2) Computer Monitor
    Syncmaster 28" Samsung (1) Computer Monitor
    MXP-3036 (modified) Sony (1) Console
    Mackie Control Universal Mackie (1) Controller
    K Dark Crash medium thin 17" Zildjian (1) Cymbals
    A Medium Crash 16" Zildjian (1) Cymbals
    A Medium Crash 14" Zildjian (1) Cymbals
    K Custom Ride 20" Zildjian (1) Cymbals
    New Beat Hi Hats 14" Zildjian (1) Cymbals
    K Custom Heavy Ride 21" Zildjian (1) Cymbals
    Drum Kit (22" 12" 14" 16") DW (1) Drums
    Joey Jordison Signature Snare 13" Pearl (1) Drums
    Reference Series Snare 14" Pearl (1) Drums
    Sensaphonic 14" Ludwig (1) Drums
    Model 902 De Esser DBX (2) Dynamics
    Dominator Aphex (4) Dynamics
    Gate Aphex (4) Dynamics
    VItalizer MK2 SPL (2) EQ
    Aural Exciter 202 Aphex (1) EQ
    Kozmos Peavey (1) EQ
    882i BBE (1) EQ
    PE15 Rane (1) EQ
    M5000 Tc Electronic (1) FX Unit
    KSP8 Kurzweil (1) FX Unit
    M2000 Tc Electronic (1) FX Unit
    DD1000 Roland (1) FX Unit
    MR140 BiAmp (1) FX Unit
    SM25RS Crate (1) FX Unit
    Deltalab Effectron 2 (1) FX Unit
    DP/4 Ensoniq (1) FX Unit
    Ventilator Neo Instruments (1) FX unit
    104m Delay Moog (1) FX unit
    ES-150D Gibson (1) Guitar
    TruTone Amp Garafe (1) Guitar Amp
    HS280 Sennheiser (6) Headphone
    Isolation Headphone Vic Firth (2) Headphone
    PM-16M Behringer (6) Headphone Monitor
    P-16 I Behringer (1) Headphone Monitor
    HR6 Furman (4) Headphone Monitor
    HDS6 Furman (1) Headphone Monitor
    Icon Bass Hofner (1) Instrument
    Acoustic Guitar Washburn (1) Instrument
    RGX-110 Yamaha (1) Instrument
    60's Jazz Bass Fender (1) Instrument
    Reddi A Designs (1) Instrument Accessory
    PRORMP Radial Designs (1) Instrument Accessory
    PNP Little Labs (1) Instrument Accessory
    Di Groove Tubes (2) Instrument Accessory
    Drum Dial Drum Dial (1) Instrument Accessory
    DSL100 Marshall (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    JMP100 Marshall (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    Triamp MK1 Hughes & Kettner (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    Twin Reverb Fender (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    1974X Marshall (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    T100C Yamaha (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    Night Train Vox (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    AC30c2x Vox (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    G212 Crate (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    Brandywine Valvetrain (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    205 Valvetrain (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    416 Valvetrain (1) Instrument Amplifiers
    Speaker Simulator Palmer (1) Instrument DI
    Spider Pro K&M (1) Keyboard Stand
    Keyboard Stand Standtastic (3) Keyboard Stand
    SM10 Samson (1) Line Mixer
    7602 MK2 Chameleon Labs (2) Mic Preamp
    7602 MK1 Chameleon Labs (1) Mic Preamp
    312 API (1) Mic Preamp
    Mic Pre iv Daking (1) Mic Preamp
  • Gear List
    ADL 600 PreSonus (1) Mic Preamp
    ISA 828 Focusrite (1) Mic Preamp
    MPA2A A Designs (1) Mic Preamp
    EQ-2 Tl Audio (1) Mic Preamp
    5051 TL audio (1) Mic Preamp
    PM-1000 Yamaha (8) Mic Preamp
    SMS7650 OnStage (4) Mic Stand
    1 421 Sennheiser (5) Microphones
    2 441 Sennheiser (2) Microphones
    3 re-20 Electro Voice (1) Microphones
    AR-51 MKII Telefunken (1) Microphones
    KSM-32 Shure (2) Microphones
    SE2200A sE Electronics (1) Microphones
    MKL-2500 Oktava (2) Microphones
    Mk-012-01 Pair Oktava (1) Microphones
    Mk-012-01 Pair Oktava (2) Microphones
    C414-BULS AKG (3) Microphones
    K47H Capsule Micheal Joly (1) Microphones
    C4000 B AKG (2) Microphones
    CK-7 Avantone (1) Microphones
    PR-48 Heil (1) Microphones
    c419 AKG (1) Microphones
    205 (modded) Apex (2) Microphones
    f-98 Sony (1) Microphones
    N/D 267B Electro Voice (1) Microphones
    603 MXL (2) Microphones
    603 (modded) MXL (2) Microphones
    M179 (3 Pack) CAD (1) Microphones
    SM7B Shure (2) Microphones
    T-7 (thor) ADK (2) Microphones
    Fathead II w/Upgrade Stereo Pair Cascade (1) Microphones
    ATM-450 Audio Technica (2) Microphones
    i5 Audix (2) Microphones
    602 Sennheiser (1) Microphones
    602 MK-ii Sennheiser (2) Microphones
    N/D 868 Electro Voice (1) Microphones
    N/D 767A Electro Voice (2) Microphones
    SM57 Shure (4) Microphones
    e609 Sennheiser (6) Microphones
    m160 Beyerdynamic (2) Microphones
    Classic Rode (1) Microphones
    SM58 Shure (5) Microphones
    PR20 Heil (1) Microphones
    TM-1 Pearlman (1) Microphones
    e935 Sennhsier (1) Microphones
    e604 Sennheiser (6) Microphones
    Low Freq Solomon (1) Microphones
    MA-200 Mojave (1) Microphones
    Percussion Kit DrumKat (1) MIDI Controller
    Drumkat Accessories DrumKat (1) MIDI Controller
    Midi Express 128 MOTU (1) Midi Interface
    HS80M Yamaha (4) Monitor
    HS8S Yamaha (2) Monitor
    NS-10 Yamaha (1) Monitor
    NS-1000 Yamaha (2) Monitor
    Central Station /w Remote Presonus (1) Monitor Controller
    PolyTune TC Electronic (2) Pedals
    Tubescreamer Ibanez (2) Pedals
    GigaDelay DD-20 Boss (1) Pedals
    Crybaby Jim Dunlop (2) Pedals
    Addicted to Wah Chralie Stringer (1) Pedals
    LPB 2Ube Electro Harmonix (1) Pedals
    MF_101 Moog (1) Pedals
    Big Muff (vintage) Electro Harmonix (1) Pedals
    Big Muff Electro Harmonix (1) Pedals
    Doctor Q Electro Harmonix (1) Pedals
    Small Stone Electro Harmonix (1) Pedals
    3B Bryston (1) Power Amp
    sr300 Amp Yorkville (1) Power Amp
    IsoBar Tripp Lite (4) Power Distro
    Power Supply Acopian (1) Power Supply
    K12 QSC (2) Powered Speaker
    Poseidon Security System Night Owl (1) Security System
    1960A Lead Cab Marshall (1) Speaker Cabinet
    1936 Marshall (1) Speaker Cabinet
    Classic Cab Peavey (1) Speaker Cabinet
    2x12 Sonic (1) Speaker Cabinet
    Guitar Stands OnStage (2) Stands
    Mic Stand Ultimate Support (1) Stands
    Omega Stand K&M (1) Stands
    Omega Stacker K&M (1) Stands
    Locking Cabinets Gladiator (2) Storage
    External Hard Drives Western Digital (3) Storage
    External Hard Drives Samsung (2) Storage
    Minitaur Moog (1) Synthesizer
    Noah EX Creamware (1) Synthesizer
    Xl7 EMU (1) Synthesizer
    CP4 Yamaha (1) Synthesizer
    karma software Korg (1) Synthesizer
    Kronos X67 Korg (1) Synthesizer
    Mojo Organ Crumar (1) Synthesizer
    Solaris Synth John Bowen (1) Synthesizer
    Pc3X with Kore 64 upgrade Kurzweil (1) Synthesizer
    Laboratory 49 Arturia (1) Synthesizer
    Andromeda A6 Alesis (1) Synthesizer
    Sub37 Moog (1) Synthesizer
    Prophet 6 Sequential (1) Synthesizer
    ES-150D Gibson (1) Synthesizer
    V5 Voce (1) Synthesizer
    D3M Doepfer (1) Synthesizer
    M3 Korg (1) Synthesizer
    1500 w/Ortofon Concorde Technics (1) Turntable
    MD1A Groove Tubes (2) Microphones