Sound Studio

OPENING FALL 2019

Slover Library expands its creative resources with the grand opening of the Sound Studio, providing a dedicated space for independent creators and building a bridge from home recording to professional studio. The fourth installment in the Creative Studios, the Sound Studio joins the Design, Maker and Production Studios to inspire patrons to “Discover, Learn, Create, and Share.” Free and open to the public, the Sound Studio serves Norfolk’s vibrant community of over 1,000 recording artists and producers as well as educational programs dedicated to audio and music.

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The brand-new space offers two sound booths: the smaller for voice-over work and vocal recording and the larger for collaboration and recording with live instruments. Patrons can utilize two state-of-the-art post-production stations, each with 27” iMacs and headphones for editing and mixing audio. Software includes the industry standard application Logic Pro X in addition to Garageband, Audacity, Komplete by Native Instruments, UA Console, and a wide variety of plug-ins. The studio also provides a variety of quality microphones, Korg Monologue Synthesizer, Moog Theremini, Native Instruments Maschine, USB Keyboards, Squier P-bass, Squier Jaguar, and an Alesis V-drum kit.

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Two Sound Booths and two Post-Production Stations with 27” iMacs and Headphones

Logic Pro X

Garageband

Audacity

Komplete by Native Instruments

UA Console

A wide variety of plug-ins

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A variety of instruments and equipment

Microphones

Korg Monologue Synthesizer

Moog Theremini

Native Instruments Maschine

USB Keyboards

Squier P-bass

Squier Jaguar

Alesis V-drum kit.

The Sound Studio opens this Fall, free and open to all patrons with a Norfolk Public Library card. Patrons may reserve the Sound Studio booths free-of-charge on a first-come, first served basis after completing the required orientation session.


757-431-7443 | sloverstudios@norfolk.gov
OPEN STUDIO HOURS:
Coming soon Fall 2019