Home Studio Registry: K Daniel Menard

Contact Web site
kbdm@xanadu2.net
Primary use Secondary use Recording knowledge level MIDI knowledge level
Composition High High
Commonly work (with) Completed songs/demos/jingles
Alone More than 100

Future plans/projects

Curently working on my solo project to be released in the spring of 2001.

Guitars

Guitars: 
82 Les Paul Artisian, Ibanez Joe Sach, Yamaha 4-string bass, Martin D-28 12-string...

Keyboards

Roland JD-800

Sound modules

E-mu Morpheus, E-mu Vintage Keys w/ expand

Percussion

Alesis SR-16, TAMA Rock Star 5 piece with Zilzians

Effects

I use the Line 6 POD upgraded to 2.0 for guitars and bass...the best recording tool for guitars I've ever used! By far blows ANY other direct or effects units away!

Microphones

2- Carvin CM-87S, worlds best keep secret! 6-Shure 57 2-Shure 58

Mixing

Mackie 2404

Tape decks

1-ADAT 1- Tascam CD-RW-700

Hard disk recorders

None

Monitoring

Alesis Monitor One w/ Alesis RA 100 amp audio-technica ATH-D40 headphones

Computer

Not in use

Music software

Cakewalk 5.5

Additional equipment

Commpressors by Alesis and DBX, units by MXR,BBE,Aphex, and others.

Comments

I write mostly long (over 5 min) pieces that might be classed as "New Age", but I prefer to called it "NO Age". I use a lot of pads and guitars, along with organ and piano as well.