The Studio (Classroom)

Study and learn techniques from a Grammy Award Winning Sound Mixer in one of the most famous studios in the world. Learn in the same studio where the music you listen to was recorded and mixed.

Eastwest studio


Workshops will be held in:

Studio 1 which features an 80 channel Neve 8078 Console, the largest in the world, which was originally commissioned for Michael Jackson’s best-selling album, Thriller. Each room is equipped with a DB Technologies db4496 A/D-D/A Converter and ATC house monitors along with NS10/ProAc speakers and are set up with Pro tools HD. Studer 827, Ampex ATR124, Ampex ATR102, Studer J-37, Studer C-37 Analog recorders are available on request.



For over 50 years, EastWest Studios has attracted the best in the industry and has garnered more engineering awards than all others.

The first session recorded here in Studio 1 was Petula  Clark’s number one hit “My Love”. Elvis Presley revived his career here with his 1968 Comeback Special. Frank Sinatra recorded such hits as “My Way”, “That’s Life”, “Strangers In The Night” and “The Lady Is a Tramp”, along with “Somethin’ Stupid” – the famed duet with his daughter Nancy. By the mid-60s, the studios had become the musical epicenter of the pop and hippie movement. In Studio 3, The Mamas and The Papas  recorded “California Dreaming” and “Monday, Monday”. Scott McKenzie laid down his classic track “San Francisco”, while The Beach Boys ushered in a new era of sound with their masterpiece album Pet Sounds. The studios weren’t just known for turning out rock and pop hits. Famous themes for film and television were recorded here including the themes from M*A*S*H, Mission Impossible, The Monkees, Hawaii Five-O, The Partridge Family, The Beverly Hillbillies, and The Godfather.


Fiona Apple Hawaii Five-O theme Iggy Pop Joe Cocker
Audioslave Don Ho Elvis Presley Sam Cooke
Franky Avalon Whitney Houston Lisa Marie Presley Bing Crosby
Barenaked Ladies Howlin’ Wolf Billy Preston Bobby Darin
Better Than Ezra Janis Ian Rage Against the Machine Sammy Davis Jr.
Blondie Ike & Tina Turner Red Hot Chili Peppers Jackie DeShannon
Buffalo Springfield Incubus Kenny Rogers Duke Ellington
Burt Bacharach Isley Brothers Rolling Stones Neil Diamond
Beach Boys Michael Jackson Ronnie & the Ronettes Fifth Dimension
Blink 182 Elton John Bonnie Raitt Bob Dylan
Glen Campbell Stan Keaton Helen Reddy Ellla Fitzgerald
Canned Heat Carole King R.E.M. Benny Goodman Big Band
Vickie Carr Kris Kristofferson Nelson Riddle Grateful Dead
Carpenters Franky Laine Righteous Brothers Grass Roots
Johnny Cash K.D. Lang Johnny Rivers Green Day
David Cassidy Avril Lavigne Ronnie & the Ronnettes Guess Who
Ray Charles Godfather Theme Diana Ross Lani Hall
Chicago Michel LeGrand Santana Herbie Hancock
Petula Clarke Peggy Lee Jimmy Smith Pointer Sisters
Ry Cooder Little Feat Sonny & Cher Paul McCartney
Elvis Costello Trini Lopez Phil Spector Barry Manilow
Count Basie & Orchestra Madonna Tom Scott Scott McKenzie
Eric Clapton Mamas & the Papas Carly Simon Natalie Merchant
Nat King Cole Dean Martin Frank Sinatra Bette Midler
Natalie Cole M*A*S*H theme Nancy Sinatra Mission Impossible theme
Ornette Coleman Johnny Mathis Bruce Springsteen Monkees
Duane Eddy Meatloaf Steppenwolf Alanis Morrissette
Jan & Dean Sergio Mendez & Brazil 66 Rod Stewart Motley Crue
John Coltrane Metallica Mathew Sweet Muse
Petula Clark Johnny Mercer Stone Temple Pilots Rick Nelson
The O’Jays Tool Barbra Streisand Willie Nelson
The Vines Turtles System of a Down Wayne Newton
The Who Sarah Vaughn Temptations Harry Nilsson
Mel Torme The Kingston Trio The Animals Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
U2 The GoGos The Association Ozzy Osborne
Richie Valens Paul Revere and the Raiders The Four Tops
Stevie Wonder Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Partridge Family