Valerio

CEO - Programming & Mixing Engineer

On the guitar over 25 years of experience on Italian and European music stages.

For 15 years he has been attending courses on sound engineering and music production, focusing on media composing and soundtracking. He has experience and knowledge in pop rock music, soul and R&B.
He has been producing soundtracks and songs for Artists and Media (TV, Film, Advertising, Theme Parks)

He found Eufonica, a company involved in online music production services.

He runs courses and workshops about digital music and sound design for MAN - Music Academies Network and LIVE Music school

Raffaele

Recording & Mixing Engineer

Almost 20 years of experience as live sound engineer for famous Italian artists.
He took part to several films as miking-man, audio editor and sound designer as well.

In the last few years he focused on acoustic treatment, taking graduate on acoustic engineering master course.

With a keen ears and an excellent miking technique he has collected many experience in recording studios, focusing on rock and world folk music.

Max

Mixing & Mastering Engineer

Over twenty years' experience in the music field, both as a live and studio hammond and keyboard player, gathering knowledge and skills on lounge EDM music, latin and world music.

In the last few years he became an Italian reference point in the Mastering field.
He has been working with IRMA Records as mastering engineer and musician since 2011. He has also mastered over 700 tracks of the past IRMA's catalogue from the years 1990 to 2000.

National and International music productions mention his name in their credit sections.

EUFONICA STUDIOS EQUIPMENT

DAW, Sequencers & Processing

  • DAW Apple Mac Intel Pro 5,1 Westmere : 3,06 Ghz Dual Xeon – 12 Core (24 virtual core) 48 Gb RAM (triple channel)
  • DAW MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015); 2,2 GHz Intel Core i7; 16 GB 1600 MHz DDR3
  • DSP Powered System UAD2 Plugins ( World-class emulation of the most famous analog gear)
  • Acustica Audio Nebula Ultimate Server 3 & Nebula 4 with high end analogue libraries of consoles
  • Acustica Audio Aqua Series (world class Eqs, Channel strips, compressors)
  • Apple Logic Pro X (Audio/midi Sequencer)
  • Ableton Live 9 (Audio/midi Sequencer)
  • Steinberg Cubase 9 Pro (Audio/midi Sequencer)
  • Avid Pro Tools 10 & 11 (Audio Sequencer)

Audio Interface & AD/DA Converter

  • RME Fireface 800 audio interface
  • Universal Audio Apollo Twin Duo audio interface
  • Antelope Pure 2 Mastering Converter
  • Apogee DA 16X

Monitoring

  • Adam A5X Nearfield Active Studio Monitors
  • Yamaha NS-10 Passive Studio Monitors
  • Focal SM9 (3 way speakers + bass radiator system)
  • Dynaudio BM5A (2 way speakers)
  • SPL 2Control (Stereo Monitor Controller – 2860)
  • Sennheiser HD600 Headphone
  • AKG K141 Studio Headphone
  • AKG K612 Pro (Pair)
  • AKG K240 DF (n. 4)
  • AKG K712 Pro
  • Sony MDR 7502
  • Sony MDR 7510
  • Koss Pro 4AA (vintage)
  • Koss Professional KO-727B (vintage)
  • Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro Headphone (Pair)

Analog Gear

  • BAE 1073MP, Neve concept, 1ch. High End Mic/Line Pre-amp
  • Millennia HV3C, 2ch. High End Mic/line Pre-amp
  • Warm Audio EQP-WA, Pultec concept, 1ch. Valve Equalizer
  • Dangerous Bax 2ch. Baxandall EQ
  • Manley Massive Passive, 2ch. Valve Equalizer
  • BAE 10DCF Comp./Limiter Neve 2254 concept (Pair) (Mastering Version)
  • Warm Audio WA-2A Teletronix LA-2A concept, 1ch. Valve Optical Compressor
  • Roger Foote P3S ME, 2ch. Class A Mastering Compressor
  • Thermionic Culture The Phoenix Mastering Plus, 2ch. Vari-Mu Compressor
  • Api Lunchbox 500, House for modules 500 series
  • 500 series Rupert Neve 542 Tape Emulator (Pair)
  • 500 series Diyre Colour (Pair)(CTX Cinemag Transformer Colour – Pentode Tube Saturation Colour – TM79 Multi-Stage Saturation Colour Kit)
  • Furman PL-8C E Power Conditioner
  • Furman PL-PRO DMC E Power Conditioner (Pair)
  • SPL MasterBay S (Mastering Console)
  • SPL MixDream (16 ch. Analog Summing Mixer)
  • Vintage Maker Little One 16 (16 ch. Passive Summing Mixer)

Backline and Microphones

  • Mapex Meridian acoustic drum
  • Mapex Meridian Raven acoustic drum
  • Wiliam (by Ludwig) vintage acoustic drum
  • drum hardware: Tama Iron Cobra, Gibraltar, Yamaha
  • Cymbals: Zildjan Avedis Custom, Zildjan K series, Ufip Bionic series, Ufip Vibra series
  • Cajon LP
  • Trace Elliot GP12 SMX  Combo (600W) bass Amp
  • Hartke LH 500 (500W) bass amp
  • Mesa Boogie 1×15 BASS (400W) bass amp
  • Mesa Boogie 2×10 BASS (400W) bass amp
  • Bugera Valve state 6262 (100w) guitar amp
  • Fender Mustang IV (100 w) digital amp
  • ENGL Gig Master 15 w valve guitar amp
  • Yamaha C3 Studio acoustic piano
  • Hammond organ L100 P
  • Hammond Leslie Speaker 122°
  • Fender Rhodes mk1 seventythree vintage
  • Mics: n° 4 Shure SM57, n° 4 Shure Sm 58, n° 2 Shure Beta 58, n° 1 Shure Beta 87A, n° 1 Shure Beta 57, n° 2 AKG C414 B, n° 2 Akg C3000, n° 2 Akg C451 EB, n° 1 Akg C451 B, n° 2 Akg C1000, n° 1 Akg D112, n° Lewit DTP 640 REX (dynamic-condenser)
  • Vintage mics: n° 4 Sennheiser MD-421, n° 2 Sennheiser MD-441, n° 1 SIEMENS RADIO Vintage dynamic multi-tape, n° 1 Davoli Krundaal Dynamic Cardioid, n° 1 AKG D1000 C, n° 1 AKG D19, n° 1 Telefunken D19 BK Hi

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