The record studio Classic is established in 1994. Almost 12 years we work with the most talented musicians in Bulgaria and all over the world in many different styles.
The studio is situated in the most beautiful Black sea city in Bulgaria – Varna, near by most popular Bulgarian resorts – Golden sands, Albena, St. Constantine& Hellena. Here you can see pictures from the city and the resorts. Varna is desirable tourist destination and city with centuries of history. In the museums you can see unique archeological expositions.
The rich culture life of the town makes the studio participant in many international forums. One of the oldest musical festivals in Europe is taking place here – Varna Summer. Among others there are The International Choir festival, The International Theater Fetsival, The International Ballet Competition, The International Jazz Festival, The International Folk Festival. We are proud to have the privilege to co-operate with those large musical events and with the biggest names from the musical scene like Mincho Minchev, Yuri Bashmett, Nicola Gyuzelev, Emil Tabakov, Alexandrina Pendachanska, Raina Kabaivanska, Kaludi Kaludov, Milko Kolarov, Plamen Djurov, Gena Dimitrova, Yuri Bukov, Mila Georgieva, Ivan Drennikov, Vania Milanova, Plamen Markov, Simeon Shterev and many more.Here you can find more pictures and samples .
We are especially proud with our work in the classic and progressive rock scene, like the rock- opera “ Nostradamus ” by Nickolo Kotzev , with the famous rock stars Glenn Hughes ,Joe Lynn Turner ,Doogie White ,Ian Haughland ,Mic Michaeli ,Jorn Lande ,Goran Edman ,Sass Jordan ,Alannah Myles . Here you can find more about this project.
Special attention deserves the work of our friend and colleague Nelko Kolarov and the project “My Resurrection” of Brazen Abbot – co-operation with Joe Lynn Turner ,Goran Edman ,Tony Harnell ,Wayne Banks ,Mattias Knutas . From 2003 Nelko is a part of the team of Robin Gibb – the legendary member of Bee Gees. Here you can hear some Nelko Kolarov works from his two albums:Day of Wrath and Midnight Koncert .
Soon we will begin work on his new instrumental album “Enchanted Pictures”.
We have worked with many Bulgarian bands like “Sunrise” for their album “All in love”, Konstantin Djambazov –
a magnificent guitarist, and the promising metal band “ Rei'schradio ”.
Many musicians all over the world decided to combine the beautiful nature of Bulgaria and the sea resorts with the possibilities of our studio. Our was the pleasure to record the concerts of “Gamma Ray” and “Victory”, and the last show in the carrier of the legendary band “Accept”. The making of the DVD surround sound for “Accept” was real challenge for us.You can see and listen more here .
Our latest work is the recording of church music, performed by The Varna Cathedral Choir. You can see and listen more here
We have recorded more than 200 albums with Bulgarian folk musc and all kinds of ethno-folk.
Here you can hear some unique performances from Bulgarian National folk music
Our team has enormous experience in sound management of TV shows and games, recording and editing voice commands for navigation system. We have successfully managed with tough stuff like shows “Star Academy”, “Russian roulette” and many more.
The Studio has several acoustically equipped rooms.
Control Room :
Òhe acoustically equipped rooms are with the following dimensions:
are with the following dimensions 5.20ì -7ì
There is enough space to set drums, keyboards, acoustic instruments, a rehearsing rock group, and more.
The Studio owns a big concert hall where can be recorded ensembles, chorus, symphonic orchestra, rock group, solo singer as well as solo piano or vocal/instrumental performers with piano accompaniment and more.
The studio has a large amount of equipment for clients to use as listed below
TASCAM M-3700 24.8.2 Automated- SMPTE- Timecode- MTC
MACKIE SR 24.4.2 - 20+2.4.2
SOUNDCRAFT DELTA 200 24+4.8.2
SOUNDCRAFT SPIRIT LIVE 24.3
SOUNDTRACS M SERIES 24.8.2
TASCAM MSR-24 analog
TASCAM DA-88 DTRS (2)
RME-FIREFACE 800- 26 CH
WAVE LAB 6,over 100 plug-ins and tools
Intel E6600 Daul Core Processor, 2.40Hz
2 Gigs Ram
720 Gig storage
Windows XP Pro
Dual 19" Monitors
NEUMANN U87 Ai
Rode NT 1
AKG C414B TLII
AKG C414B XLS (2)
AKG C418 (3)
AKG C419 (2)
AKG D112 (2)
AKG D224E (7)
AKG D2000E (7)
AKG D330BT (3)
AKG D3700 (2)
AUDIO TECHNICA AE3000
AUDIO TECHNICA AE5100
AUDIO TECHNICA ATM23HE (2)
AUDIO TECHNICA ATM25 (4)
AUDIO TECHNICA ATM41A
AUDIO TECHNICA PRO25
BEYER DYNAMIC M500
BEYER DYNAMIC M64 (4)
BEYER DYNAMIC M640N (4)
BEYER DYNAMIC M88TG (2)
BEYER DYNAMIC MM1
DRD 77D (2)
ELECTRO VOICE N/D767a
ELECTRO VOICE PL80 (2)
NEUMANN KM184 (2)
NEUMANN KM84 (2)
RFT GEFELL M70 - mic.capsule sml.-card.-f. SMS70
RFT GEFELL M71 - mic.capsule lrg.-card.-f.SMS70 (4)
RFT GEFELL M93 - mic.capsule sml.-omni-f. SMS70 (2)
RFT GEFELL M94 - mic.capsule sml.-card.-f. SMS70 (2)
RFT GEFELL MV691 - mic.pre - f.SMS70 (3)
RFT GEFELL MV692 - mic.pre w/lo cut;pad- f.SMS70 (2)
RFT GEFELL N692 - power supply f.two MV692
RFT GEFELL UM70 - mic.capsule lrg.-o.,card.,8- f.SMS707 (2)
SAMSON S12 (2)
SENNHEISER MD421 II
SENNHEISER MD431 Profi Power
SHURE 565SD (9)
SHURE BETA58 (4)
SHURE SM57 (10)
SHURE SM58 (10)
3rd GENERATION EQ 210 - 2x10 gr.eq.
AKAI ME 35T - MIDI Triger - 8ch.
ALESIS M-EQ 230 - 2x30 gr.eq.
ALESIS QUADRAVERB - stereo multi FX
ALTEC LANSING 1653A - 1x29 gr.eq. (2)
APEX GX 230 - 2x30 gr.eq.
AVALON VT 737SP - mic.pre/comp./eq. - tube
BBE 322 SONIC MAXIMIZER - 2ch.
BBE 362 SW - 2ch.maximizer + sub woofer x-over
BBE 411 SONIC MAXIMIZER
BOSS SUPER CHORUS CE300 - 2ch. analog ch;19”
DBX 166A - 2ch.gate/comp./lim.
DBX 166XL - 2ch. gate/comp./lim.
DBX 262 - 2ch. comp.
DBX 266XL - 2ch. gate/comp./lim.
DIGITECH 256XL - 2ch.multi FX
DIGITECH IPS 33B - 2ch.inteligent harmonizer
DIGITECH DHM 5 VOCALIST - vocal harmony machine
DIGITECH STUDIO QUAD V2 - 4ch.multi FX
DOD EQ-831 II - 1x31 gr.eq. (2)
DOD 866 II - 2ch. gate/comp./lim.
DOD 844 II - 4ch. n./gate
DRAWMER DC2476 MASTERFLOW - digital mastering processor
DRAWMER DS404 - 4ch.n./gate
DRAWMER MX30 2ch.gate/comp./lim.
DYNACORD DRP 20 - 2ch.multi FX
DYNACORD EQ 210 - 2x10 gr.eq.
KAWAI EQ 8 - 8x para eq. (2)
KLARK TEKNIK DN 322 - 2x16 gr.eq.
KLARK TEKNIK DN 60 - rta
KORG SDD-1000 - dig.del.
Lexicon 224 XL
LEXICON PCM91 - 2ch.dig.rev.
LEXICON REFLEX - 2ch.multi FX
MONACOR ANALOG DELAY
PEAVEY EQ 210 - 2x10 gr.eq.
PEAVEY GATEKEEPER - 5ch n/gate
ROCKTRON EQ6 - dual, 3 band para
ROLAND SPACE ECHO RE-201 - del./rev. tape machine
SAMSON POWERBRITE PB11 - power distribution & rack light
SPL STEREO VITALIZER Mk-2 T - 2ch.sound enh.system - tube
T.C.ELECTRONIC D-Two - Multitap Rhythm Delay
T.C.ELECTRONIC M300 dual engine processor
YAMAHA Q2031A - 2x31 gr.eq. (2)
YAMAHA SPX 2000 - 2ch. multi FX
ZOOM STUDIO 1204 - 2ch.multi FX
DI - BOXES
BEHRINGER ULTRA-DI PRO DI 4000 - 4ch. (3)
BEHRINGER ULTRA-DI DI 100 (3)
BEHRINGER ULTRA-DI DI 20 - 2ch.
BEHRINGER ULTRA-G GI 100 - speaker simulator
BSS AR 133
HUGHES&KETTNER RED BOX MkII - speaker simulator
HUGHES&KETTNER RED BOX PRO - speaker simulator (2)
PHONIC A6200 SupremeDI - 6ch.DI/splitter
THOMANN TDI 8A - 8ch.
ADA MICROTUBE 100 - 2x50w power amp - tube driven
AMPEG SVP PRO - bass preamp – tube
AMPEG SVT 2Pro - 300w. bass head – tube
AMPEG SVT 810E – 8x10” bass cabinet
BOSS CE1 CHORUS ENSEMBLE
BOSS CE2 CHORUS
BOSS CE3 SUPER CHORUS BOSS CS3 COMPRESSOR
BOSS DD3 DIGITAL DELAY
BOSS NS2 NOISE SUPPRESSOR
BOSS OC2 OCTAVE
BOSS PV1 ROCKER VOLUME
BOSS SD1 SUPER OVERDRIVE
BOSS TU 12H - chromatic tuner
DOD DFX 9 DIG.DELAY
DOD 270 a-b box
DYNACORD DC100 - 100w amp with rotary speaker cabinet(Leslie)
ELECTRO HARMONIX DELUXE ELECTRIC MISSTRESS - flanger
ELECTRO HARMONIX GOLDEN THROAT - voice box
ELECTRO HARMONIX HOT TUBES - tube amp simulator
ELECTRO HARMONIX SMALL STONE - phase shifter
ENGL SOVEREIGN 100 VINTAGE 112 - 100w,1x12”,4ch. Guitar amp - tube
FENDER CONCERT - 65w,1x12",dual ch. guitar amp - tube
FENDER CONCERT - 65w,2x10",dual ch. guitar amp – tube
GARLAND - 50w.2ch.guitar amp.head - tube
HUGHES&KETTNER CREAM MACHINE - 2ch.guit.preamp-tube
HUGHES&KETTNER TUBEMAN II - 3ch.guit.preamp - tube
HUGHES&KETTNER TUBE FACTOR - 2ch.guit.preamp - tube
IBANEZ STL SUPER TUBE - overdrive
IBANEZ UE 300 - comp./tube screamer/chorus multiFX
JIM DUNLOP CRY BABY GCB95 - wah
JIM DUNLOP CRY BABY GCB95FW - wah/distortion
KORG A5 B - bass floor preamp/multi FX,programmable
LANEY DC 150 - 150w bass amp.head;pre shape;10 x gr.eq.;noise filter;limiter;DPC;DI
MARSHALL 1960/JCM800 LEAD - 4x12" guitar cab. - slant
MARSHALL 1960/JCM800 LEAD – 4x12” guitar cab. - straight
MARSHALL 1960AV - 4x12" guitar cab. w.Cel. Vint. 30 - slant
MARSHALL 1960BV - 4x12" guitar cab. w.Cel. Vint. 30 - straight
MARSHALL EL34 50/50 - 2x50w tube power amp
MARSHALL JCM 2000 / DSL 100 - 100w.2ch. guitar amp.head - tube
MARSHALL JCM 900 / 4100 - 100w.2ch. guitar amp.head - tube
MARSHALL JMP1 - programmable guit.preamp,MIDI - tube
MARSHALL JTM45 / 2245 - 45w guitar amp. head - tube
MARSHALL LEAD 4x12 / 8412 - 4x12" guitar cab - 140w
MARSHALL VALVSTATE 8008 - 2x80w power amp
MESA/BOOGIE DUAL RECTIFIER – 100w.3ch.guitar amp head - tube
PEAVEY ROCKMASTER - 3ch.guitar preamp - tube
PEAVEY TRIPLE XXX - 100w,3ch. guitar amp head - tube
RIVERA KNUCKLEHEAD REVERB 100 - 100w,3ch. guitar amp.head - tube
SRD ROCKMAN SUSTAINOR - 2ch. pre/comp.,gate,dist./filters
TECH 21 SansAmp PROGRAMMABLE BASS DRIVER DI
TRACE ELLIOT GP11 - bass preamp;pre shape;11x gr.eq;noise filter;lo&hi outputs;DI
YAMAHA FC7 - expression pedal
ART X15 - MIDI foot controler
RIVERA HEAD MASTER - MIDI foot controler
YAMAHA NS-10M STUDIO
GENELEC 1031 A Bi-Amplified monitor system
GENELEC 1092 A Active subwoofer system
M-AUDIO LX4 2.1 System +Expander System 5.1
EDIROL MA10D - amplified digital micro monitors
Our recording rates are €25.00 per hour
Prepaid studio blocks:
Rates for musicians vary and must be quoted on an individual basis
10 hours- €230
25 hours- €525
40 hours- €800
Studio Rates are for use of all Equipment, Digital editing, Recording, Mixing, Mastering, and Engineer.
Please contact us