The Multimedia and Communication course has a state-of-the-art recording studio and two control rooms.


    Examples of music productions from the recording studio

    Production: Philipp Horänder
    Band: Kantikaschorle
    Titel: You are the one

    CoursesMUK, RJO, MED, MIK

    Prof. Dr. Cornelius Pöpel


    The recording studio consists of three rooms: small control room (55 m3), large control room (80 m3) and recording room (95 m3). The rooms acoustically comply with the recommendation ITU-R BS.1116 of the International Telecommunication Union. Adjacent to the recording studio is an audio laboratory (acoustically optimised seminar room) with 15 audio computer workstations.

    Big direction:

    • Stagetec Avatus 24 audio mixing console, Nexus audio matrix with 3 x 8-channel microphone input cards (32-bit TrueMatch A/D), 16-channel line in (24-bit), 32-channel line out (24-bit), Avid MTRX, Dante network (university-wide), analogue patchbay, RTW metering, SPL Channel One preamp/compressor, Bricasti System 1 reverb unit, Tube-Tech CL2A analogue compressor, mobile 16-channel I/O Nexus Base device (via Dante)
    • Pro Tools Ultimate, Dolby Atmos Home, Spatial Audio Designer, MPEG-H Authoring Suite, Ableton Live, Reaper, Max, Waves Plugins, Altiverb XL, Izoptope RX, NI Komplete
    • The 2D monitoring system is a 5.1 system equipped with Genelec 1038A and 7073A. A 3D monitoring system is also available. This consists of 16 Fohhn AT-08 Top RoLo speakers and four AS-31 subwoofers.
    • Numerous microphones from Neumann, Schoeps, Shure, Rode and Sennheiser are available for music productions.
    • Behringer Powerplay Personal Mixer for five musicians.

    Small direction:

    • PMC TB-2A, Neumann KH 120, Neumann KH 70 DSP, RTW
    • Behringer X-Touch, Audient Nero, RME OctaMIC XTC, RME Digiface, Behringer Model D
    • ProTools, Ableton Live, Reaper, MAX Waves, NI Komplete, Izotope RX, Altiverb, Speakerphone, UVI Walker, UVI Woosh


    • 15 audio workstations with Protools, Ableton Live, Max, Reaper, Beyerdynamic DT770Pro headphones, Focusrite Scarlett 2i2