WLU Recording Studio


Welcome to the West Liberty Recording Studio page.  My name is Dr. Matthew Harder and I am the director of the Studio and professor of Music Technology.  For information about the Studio including program curriculum, courses, or booking the Studio, please contact me by email ([email protected]) or phone (304-336-8296).  Click on the images below for larger versions.

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Feb 25 2017, 1pm to 5pm. The Music Tech Mini-Con is Free, but Registration is Limited.


The Recording Studio at West Liberty University is a full-featured space for recording, mixing, producing, editing, and mastering. The studio features Pro Tools and Logic Pro digital audio workstation software, an extensive collection of samples and software instruments, and the Waves Platinum plug-in bundle. We use industry-standard hardware from Avid (formerly Digidesign), Yamaha, Avalon, Aviom, Rode, Shure, AKG, Blue, Sennheiser, etc.:

  • Avid HDX PCIe processing core card

  • Avid HD I/O 16x16 audio interface

  • Avalon VT-737SP tube preamplifier

  • JBL LSR4328P studio monitors

  • Yamaha NS10 studio monitors

  • Control 24 control surface with Focusrite preamps

  • Aviom digital headphone distribution system and personal mixers

  • Extensive collection of condenser, ribbon, and dynamic microphones including Rode NT2As, Blue Dragonfly, Beyerdynamic M160, Shure SM 57s and 58s, and many more.