Jack Straw Studio One

  • Medium availability

  • $45 – $55 per hour

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Jack Straw Cultural Center

http://www.jackstraw.org 4261 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle

Levi Fuller
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206-634-0919

Listing updated 08/11/15 • Added 08/11/15

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Dimensions 26 x 23 ft.
Square Footage 598 sq. ft.
Ceiling Height 13 ft.
Max Occupancy 50 persons
Accessibility ADA compliant
No stairs
Loading zone
Parking Street parking (free)
Street parking (paid)
Parking garage / parking lot nearby (free)
Parking garage / parking lot nearby (paid)
Lighting LED
Gallery track
Walls White
Curtained
Flooring Concrete
Seating Flexible seating
Performance Space Lobby
Other Qualities Soundproofed
Type

Performance, Rehearsal, Events, Screenings, Readings

Disciplines

Music, Film/Video

Production / Fabrication

Audio recording / production studio, Video production

Availability

Friday evenings are mostly booked through the fall. Saturday evenings are never available in studio one. Beyond that the studio hours are quite flexible.

The Space
In addition to our many residency and education programs for artists and youth, Jack Straw is available to the community

as a full service recording studio and audio production facility.

Studio one measures 26’ by 23’ with 13’ of loft. An amp isolation booth and 15’ by 11’ isolation room are available with this space. Studio One is ideal for acoustic music as well as high sound pressure situations. The room has accommodated choirs, big bands, chamber groups, string bands, jazz and rock bands. A well-maintained Steinway grand piano is always available in Studio One. A simple video setup is available for recordings at no additional cost (beyond extra studio time at the regular rate).

In addition to studio recording, the space is also available to be rented for rehearsals and intimate events at the standard studio rate. This includes an engineer, allowing for event recording.

Hourly Rental

$45 – $55 per hour

The rates for studio services with a staff engineer are $45 per hour with an annual membership contribution, and $55 per hour without a membership.Individual organizations are $35 for the year; organizational memberships are $50. Rates do not include media such as CDs ($2) or DVDs ($4).


Rental Requirements

Public events should be free or suggested donation only. You must provide your own event staffing beyond the recording engineer.


Rules & Regulations

Sessions must be scheduled in advance. No drop-in services.
We recommend that you call 1-4 weeks in advance to book a voice recording session, and 2-6 weeks for music recording sessions.
Acceptable methods of payment: Mastercard, Visa, personal check, cash.
Payments must be made immediately following each session unless other arrangements have been made.
CDRs and DVDs can be purchased directly from Jack Straw. If client provides media Jack Straw is not responsible for results.
Sessions are billed as a minimum of one hour, and in 1/2-hour increments thereafter.


Cancellation Policy

24-Hour Cancellation Policy: Client is responsible for half of the scheduled recording time if the session is not cancelled within 24 hours of the start of the session.

Equipment
Microphones
Music stands
Digital projector
Screens
Tables and chairs
Instruments
Performance piano
Rehearsal piano
Jack Straw Cultural Center

4261 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle
http://www.jackstraw.org

The Building

Jack Straw Cultural Center is the Northwest’s only non-profit multidisciplinary audio arts center. A community-based resource since 1962, we provide a production facility that is unlike any other in the
region for local artists who work creatively with sound. Jack Straw focuses on annual artist residencies through our Artist Support Program, our Writers Program, and our Gallery Residency Program; art and technology education for all ages; arts heritage partnerships; and radio production. Our full-service recording studio is also available for a range of arts projects.

The Jack Straw New Media Gallery has supported and exhibited

artists working with visual and installation art, with an emphasis on sound, since 1999. The New Media Gallery exhibits artists’ work through an open call process. As one of a handful of exclusively sound art spaces in the world, it has
attracted applicants nationally and internationally, however Jack Straw has a commitment to local artists.

We rent office space on the 2nd and 3rd floors of our building to arts organizations, creative individuals, and small businesses. Among our current residents are Floating Bridge Press, Raven Chronicles, Pixelkin, and UW research groups.

Hours

Jack Straw public spaces, including New Media Gallery, open 9-5, M-F.
Studio hours vary (morning to night, 7 days) based on engineer availability.
Renters have 24/7 access to office space.

Parking

Metered parking, several pay lots, and some free street parking available nearby. No dedicated parking.

Listing updated 08/11/15 • Added 08/11/15

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