SERVICES

"We will highly recommend you and would not hesitate to use your studio again."
~ Colleen Morrison - Diva Knows Best

"The sound quality of the CD is superb."
~Jim Partridge - The Jim Partridge Trio

 
ClearLightSound offers a comprehensive array of services for digital music recording,
CD/DVD design, old record and tape restorations, and related web page production.
Please refer to the Rates page for a complete listing of prices.


DIGITAL AUDIO
  • Full 24 bit 192kHz digital recording with 5.1 Surround capabilities
  • Crystal clear Black Lion Audio Signature Digi 002 & MOTU 896HD mic/pres
  • AKG, AudioTechnica, MXL and Shure mikes 
  • Fully automated Digital Performer, Cubase, Pro Tools, Wavelab DAW software
  • Sophisticated MIDI sequencing via a Korg Triton Studio 88
  • A fabulous array of digital effects processing
  • Steinberg's The Grand VST grand piano
  • Mixing and Mastering 
  • Burning to CD or DVD masters

REMOTE RECORDING
  • 16 channel multitrack with full 24 bit digital recording
  • From spoken word to small combos to large orchestras and choirs, CLS can do the job

VIDEOGRAPHY
  • HD videography, in studio and on-location. Presentations, events and artistic projects of all kinds. Editing and conversion to web-based (YouTube, Vimeo, etc.) and hard copy formats (DVD, flash drive, etc.)
  • Video editing with Final Cut Pro
  • Professional audio editing with Digital Performer
  • Visit the Video page for examples of our work.

VIDEO TO DVD TRANSFER
  • AVC, Mini DV or analog VHS video transfer to digital formats
  • Standard and HD format DVDs with menus
  • Customized graphics for DVD covers and labels

ANALOG TO DIGITAL CONVERSION AND RESTORATION
  • Convert old 78, 45 and 33 rpm records, cassette, reel to reel and DAT tapes to digital audio CDs
  • Preserve and revive valuable one of a kind or rare recordings made on older discontinued formats into newly converted and restored CDs
  • Services include transfers from original media to digital format, clean-up and enhancement of audio files, production of audio CD with jewel case, cover and label art.

CD/DVD GRAPHIC DESIGN
  • CD/DVD art work and design produced in-house by some of today's most innovative visual artists
  • Complete graphic design suite utililizing Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark Express and much more
  • Services include covers, pamphlets, CD/DVD labels, posters and other marketing materials

WEB DESIGN
  • Create a real presence for your music on the Web!
  • Personal, Business And Organizational Web Page Creation And Redesigning 
  • E-commerce 
  • Web Site Maintenance 
  • Web Hosting 
  • Original Interface Design
  • Original Photography, Artwork, 
  • Logo Design, And Animation 
  • Banners
  • Scanning
  • Flash
  • Java Scripting
  • Chat Rooms
  • Message Boards
  • MP3/Real Audio/Video 

CONCERT PERFORMANCES, WEBCASTS AND VIDEO SHOOTS
  • Live performances, interviews and streaming video webcasts.
  • ClearLightSound's studio can be used for elaborate, high definition video shoots.
  • Studio quality audio and video recording subsequently transferred to CD, DVD or for web based distribution.
  • Services include posters for events and other marketing strategies
  • Please call 204-783-7707 about availability and rates

DISCOGRAPHY
  • To view some of the recording projects recorded at CLS, click

STUDENT RECORDING SPECIALS

The impact and value of a music education on a person's life is inestimable. Music enriches not only the players but multitudes of listeners as well. The formative years of musical training are among the most important in a future musician's career. Preserve and enjoy the unfolding of your student's musical talents by professionally recording their performance as they develop and deepen their abilities. For senior level players, these recordings will be an invaluable part of their portfolio. The CDs/DVDs can be used for scholarship and grant applications, and for auditions to schools and performing organizations. ClearLightSound is now offering special recording packages for all students who are currently studying with a music teacher. Join the hundreds of students and teachers who have been delighted with the results. Call today to set up a session!

204-783-7707

*All Music Teachers Are Eligible To Record At These Special Rates*

DVD SPECIAL*

Many schools and orchestras now require performers to submit an audition DVD before they will be considered for a live audition. (These performances may not be edited.) ClearLightSound now offers an extremely economical DVD package for students, with the following features:

  • 30 minutes of studio video time
  • Up to 10 minutes of unedited HD video recorded in stereo transferred to (1) DVD
  • Standard menu, no chapter markers, and text label ~ $50.00
  • Standard menu, with chapter markers, and text label ~ $75.00
  • $5.00 per additional DVD

BEGINNERS SPECIAL*

  • 5 minutes of recorded music with a maximum of 1 hour of studio time
  • Professional 24 bit recording, with mixing and mastering to 16 bit/44.1kHz CD standard
  • Custom CD cover graphics and text
  • 2 CDs of the performance ($5.00 per additional CD)
  • $75.00 

INTERMEDIATE SPECIAL*

  • Up to 15 minutes of recorded music with a maximum of 1 hour of studio time
  • Professional 24 bit recording, with mixing and mastering to 16 bit/44.1kHz CD standard
  • Custom CD cover graphics and text
  • 3 CDs of the performance ($5.00 per additional CD)
  • $150.00 
     

SENIOR SPECIALS*

Special #1
  • Up to 30 minutes of recorded music with a maximum of 2 hours of studio time
  • Professional 24 bit recording, with mixing and mastering to 16 bit/44.1kHz CD standard
  • Custom CD cover graphics and text
  • 5 CDs of the performance ($5.00 per additional CD)
  • $300.00 

    Special #2

  • Up to 45 minutes of recorded music with a maximum of 2 1/2 hours of studio time
  • Professional 24 bit recording, with mixing and mastering to 16 bit/44.1k Hz CD standard
  • Custom CD cover graphics and text
  • 5 CDs of the performance ($5.00 per additional CD)
  • $400.00

    ON LOCATION REMOTE RECORDING
  • Please add $50.00* to each special package
    * On setups with more than 4 microphones, add $12.50/microphone.

    ACCOMPANIST(S)*
  • Please add $50.00 per extra instrument or vocalist

    PAYMENT
  • 50% of the recording session cost is payable upon confirmation of the recording date. The other 50% is due upon completion of the project.

GROUP RECORDING SPECIAL*

  • Special Group Rate Fee Schedule
    (These rates apply for all instruments and voice, except where noted.^)

    Beginners
  • Grades 0 – 4
  • One piece of music up to 2 1/2 minutes
  • $10.00

    Intermediates
  • Grades 5 – 8 (^Grades 2 - 8 for brass, woodwinds, percussion)
  • One piece of music
  • $15.00 if the piece is under 5 minutes
  • $17.00 if the piece is on or over 5 minutes

    Seniors
  • Grade 9 and above
  • $25.00 if the piece is under 10 minutes
  • $30.00 if the piece is on or over 10 minutes

  • * Please add $5.00 per accompanist

  • This Special Group Rate Offer is being made available to music schools, music teachers and their students, as well as to student/teacher groups that fulfill the requirements. Teachers can combine their groups in order to do so. The above rates are applicable to minimum group bookings of two (2) hours of studio time. An hour of studio time would be composed of the following: 10 Beginners/hr., 4 - 5 Intermediates/hr., or 2 - 3 Seniors/hr. A school, teacher or group could organize their studio time according to the above arrangement, or with combinations of individuals from these categories.

  • $2.00 will be charged for a labeled CD with slimline case.


REFERRAL SERVICE
Our philosophy in music creation and in life is based on harmony and co-operation. Helping artists to realize their highest creativity is the reason for our existence as a studio. ClearLightSound is a versatile recording environment that can accommodate a wide spectrum of musical forms. (Please see the discography.) We have the capability to record single vocalists to choirs, from classical to roots to jazz, rock, hiphop, electronica and beyond. Our remote recording service offers multitrack recording for almost any setting. We will refer anyone needing more than this in their musical projects to the very fine array of recording studios in the Winnipeg area. A listing of these can be found on our Links page. 





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