The creation of my music requires a variety of tools both hardware and software.  Below you will find my current setup for those that are interested.

The Command Station

My Hardware

  • Intel i7 6800k
  • 128gb RAM
  • RME FireFace UCX
  • 1 x 1TB Samsung M.2
  • 4 x 1TB Samsung SSD
  • 2 x 1TB 7200rpm SATA2
  • Adam A77x + Adam Sub10 Studio Monitors
  • iPad Air with TouchOSC
  • Kurzweil PC3K7 Midi Keyboard
  • 2x Rode K2 LDC Tube mics
  • 2x Aston Spirit LDC mics
  • Focusrite ISA Two Preamp

 

The Desk

Sit-to-stand desk, monitor rack, and speaker stands are made to order by a company in Australia called Console Concepts.
Computer Monitors: 3 x BenQ XL2730Z 27″144Hz @ 1440
Large Monitor: Philips 43″ 4k monitor

 

My Software

  • Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64bit
  • Steinberg Cubase Pro 9
  • Native Instruments Kontakt 5

 

My Sounds

The majority of orchestral sounds that I use are private custom samples that have been created to suit my needs. I also use a number of commercial samples libraries that I use to create my music. Here are some listed below, under the company that created the product.

Embertone
Blakus Cello, Friedlander Violin, Jubal Flute

AudioBro
LA Scoring Strings 2, LA Scoring Strings Legato Sordinos

CineSamples
CineBrass, CineBrass PRO, Hollywoodwinds, VOXOS, Drums of War, Drums of War 2, Piano in Blue, CineOrch

Spitfire Audio
Albion, Percussion, Harp, Orchestral Grand, Hans Zimmer Percussion

SampleModeling
The Trumpet, French Horn and Tuba, Mr Sax T, The Trombone

Eastwest
Hollywood Strings, Hollywood Brass

8dio
Adagio Strings, Scoring Piano, Epic Frame Drum Ensemble, Rythmic Aura Vol. 1,

SoundIron
Emotional Piano 2

Native Instruments
Komplete 7, Abbey Road Modern Drummer, Studio Drummer

Imperfect Samples
Steinway 1908 Walnut Concert Grand

OrangeTree Samples
Cherry Electric Bass, Lap Steel Guitar

Orchestral Tools
Berlin Strings, Berlin Woodwinds, BWW Exp A, Orchestral Grands

Heavyocity Media
Damage

Strezov Sampling
Storm Choir 2, Storm Choir, Cornucopia

u-he
Zebra 2

Spectrasonics
Omnisphere