Equipment


Excerpt of mostly used equipment (to date: 2022-02)
There might be more equipment used in my music, which is not listed here like FL Studio (which I used for 15 years), WIVI Instruments, Samplemodeling instruments and so on; especially in older tracks. This is mainly a list of tools I like to use "at the very moment". (-;

Hardware

Workstation
  • OS: Win 10 64 bit
  • CPU: i9 9900K, 8x 3.60 - 5.00 Ghz
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX 580
  • RAM: 16 GB DDR4-3200
  • HDD: 1TB M.2 SSD + 2x 500 GB SSDs
  • Audio: RME Babyface
Recording
  • Neumann TLM102
  • Rode NTG-3
  • Zoom H5
  • Rode Pistolgrip + Boom
  • Beyerdynamics Custom One Pro
Instruments
  • Stagg western guitar
  • Yamaha concert guitar
  • Epiphone SG e-guitar
  • Harley Benton bass guitar
  • Hohner accordeon
  • Yanagisawa alto sax
  • M-Audio Keystation 88es MKII

Software

Main software
  • Reaper
  • MuseScore
  • Resonic Pro
Woodwinds
  • Aaron Venture Infinite Woodwinds
Brass
  • Aaron Venture Infinite Brass
Percussion
  • Fracture Sounds Box Factory
  • PercX
  • Soniccharge Microtonic
  • NI Studio Drummer
  • ProjectSAM True Strike
  • Pianoteq (Vibes, Xylo)
Keys
  • Pianoteq (U4, Hohner Collection, Celeste)
  • Meldaproduction MSoundFactory
Voice
  • Performance Samples Oceania 1
Strings
  • SampleModeling Solo & Ensemble Strings
  • LA Scoring Strings Lite
  • Pianoteq Harp
  • Ample Sound Ample Bass Upright 2
  • IK Multimedia MODO Bass
Effects
  • FabFilter Pro-Q 3, Pro-C 2, Pro-L 2, Saturn 2, Timeless 3, Volcano 3
  • Meldaproduction MTotal
  • Valhalla Room|Plate|Delay
  • Overloud TH-U Full
  • V-Clip (fast little helpful clipper!)
  • Youlean Loudnessmeter 2 Pro
  • Soniccharge Permut8

Typical setups

Big Band
  • Aaron Venture Infinite Woodwinds
  • (Yanagisawa alto sax)
  • Aaron Venture Infinite Brass
  • Pianoteq (piano)
  • Epihone + Overloud TH-U Full
  • Ample Sound Ample Bass Upright 2
  • NI Studio Drummer
Orchestra
  • Aaron Venture Infinite Woodwinds
  • Aaron Venture Infinite Brass
  • ProjectSAM True Strike
  • Fracture Sounds Box Factory
  • PercX
  • Pianoteq (piano, harp, xylo, etc.)
  • SampleModeling Solo & Ensemble Strings
  • LA Scoring Strings Lite (for deep strings, which lack in quality in SM Strings)
  • (MSoundFactory + Microtonic for hybrid score)