Home Studio Registry: Tristan Forgus

Contact Web site
tforgus@xpub.com View web site
Primary use Secondary use Recording knowledge level MIDI knowledge level
Composition Other Average Just learning
Commonly work (with) Completed songs/demos/jingles
Other musicians More than 100

Future plans/projects

Moving into permanent facility 7/99 continued intergration of multimedia (esp. video w/ audio and WWW) expansion into midi

Guitars

Guitars: 
Martin acoustic, taylor acoustic, ibanez and peavey elec.guitars, peavey bass musicman 75w reverb 212combo (solidstate/tube hybred) peavey classic 30 (all tube), fender bxr 60 bass combo

Keyboards

Alesis qs8

Percussion

Boss dr660, some assrt. percuss.

Effects

Digitech 2120, digitech sv5 studio vocalist behringer tube parametric eq, bellari dualtube mic-preamp bellari dualtube compressor, bellari dualtube sonic exciter

Microphones

Akg c3000, EV re20, rode nt2, groove tube 6TM, CAD e300, audioTechnica 818b shotgun

Mixing

Mackie 1604vlz, mackie 1402vlz

Tape decks

Tascam 38 1/4" reel-to-reel 8-track, tascam da40 dat, tascam 112 cassette

Monitoring

Mackie hr824 powered monitors onkyo amp, ram monitors, (3) akg k240 headphones

Computer

Powermac 8600/300, 226mb ram, 4gb int HD, 9gb ext. av HD, EventElec.'s Gina, 2gb jazz, 200mb syquest, 100mb zip, laCie 4x-write cdr

Music software

DeckII, soundedit16, various software-effects plug-ins, utilities, etc.

Additional equipment

Sony 3ccd vx3 pro camcorder adobe premiere (photoshop, illustrator, etc) truevision Targus1000 videoCapture

Comments

The studio will be moving this summer to a permanent, multi-room facility... at which we plan to add: baldwin upright piano, yamaha stage custom w/ zildjian, (3) shure beta58, akg d112,