azymut is also a publishing house.
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azymut is made of people brought together by a shared passion for sound
founder of the recording studio
sound engineer and music producer
sm communication, publishing activities
studio booking, tech stuff
the recording studio is equipped with the SSL XL-Desk console – a modern version of the classic analog studio console. this entirely analog mixing table is additionally outfitted with eight preamps: Chandler Limited Germanium, Chandler Limited TG-2, Shadow Hills Mono GAMA and Neve 1073.
outboard i daw
among external devices, we count the Purple Audio MC77 compressors – based on the classic 1176 model – the universal Empirical Labs Distressor, as well as Looptrotter Monster and Looptrotter Emperor – belonging to the „bold” group of devices, which allow to bring out a sound’s deepest details. the recording studio is also equipped with two Antelope Orion 32+ converters allowing digital processing of sound.
the studio’s main audition monitors are the Barefoot MicroMain35 Gen2, equipped with the Multi Emphasis Monitor EmulationTM technology. they guarantee clarity in the entire sound spectrum. they are complemented by the Yamaha NS-10 and Avanton Cube monitors, which are studio standards.
a wide range of classic, analog synthesizers are used to create sound: Moog Voyager, Moog Sub Phatty, DSI Prophet 12, Roland Juno-60, Korg Polysix, DSI Mopho, DSI Tetra, Siel DK600, Elektron Analog Four, Elektron Rytm, Cyclone Analogic TT-303. the selection is rounded out by an authorial modular synthesizer and the Nord Lead 4 digital synthesizer.
the studio is equipped with high-end condenser microphones, including an original Neumann U87 from the ‘70s, which boasts a remarkably low level of self-noise. other microphones featured in the studio are: AKG C414, Sennheiser SM-81, Oktava MK 319 and Shure Beta 91A. the collection is rounded out by dynamic microphones: Sennheiser MD-421, Shure SM57, Shure SM7B, Shure Beta 52, AKG D 112 and Audix i5.
full hardware list (pdf)
the Azymut brand also includes a publishing house, which helps artists record their debut tracks and make their first steps in the music industry. the label also cooperates with experienced musicians.
art-pop band founded in 2012 in Lviv. Since 2018, together with Azymut, they have been working on their debut album Starship. girls – Odri and Netali – have performed at the Wrocław edition of Sofar Music, Cracow’s FAMA festival and have collaborated with Wojciech Ratajczak, Nikodem Dybiński (ARS La Trans) and Arek Stokłosa.
Bogdan Sėkalski i Jan Bąk
an independent, young label operated by Jakub Mokrzysiak working under the Azymut publishing house. Oscillating around widely understood electronics, not limited to the stylistic boundaries of any genre. The label is promoted by a series of podcasts, so far they have been invited to cooperate: CHINO (PL), TONFA, (PL), Dietroiter (DE) oraz PLAL (PL).
music project by Olga Anna Markowska and Wojciech Wilk. the sound of the duo is based on the combination of melodies performed on the zither with drone phrases created on the analog organismal synthesizer LYRA-8. vast soundscapes based on nostalgic harmonies, memories from places where nobody is sure of their existence.
planned release date of the cassette “Uncomfortably close”: may 2021