Composer duo Cody Westheimer and Julia Newmann join forces to
establish their new company NEW WEST STUDIOS. A comprehensive recording and mixing facility,
NEW WEST consists of two control rooms, a shared live recording/instrument room and a screening
Westheimer\'s credits include dramatic documentaries (THE RUNNER, INNERSTATE, THE
MAKING OF HELLBOY), television reality series (LITTLE PEOPLE BIG WORLD, OCEAN
ADVENTURES, CHRIS AND JOHN\'S ROADTRIP) and comedic feature films (NATIONAL
LAMPOON\'S CATTLE CALL, THE HAND JOB.) He works out of Studio C, home to a JBL
LSR4300 5.1 monitoring system. JBL\'s flagship surround monitoring system, in conjunction with custom
Auralex Acoustical Treatments, insures accurate playback consistent with the dubstage.
whose credits include GIVING FOR GIVING, FREEDOM PARK and THE $100,000 PYRAMID
DVD GAME works in Studio J, also home to JBL LSR4300s.
The recording room, featuring top end
mics and Millenia preamps, has a balanced, warm and neutral sound. The room is perfect for solo
instrument recording for sweetening electronic tracks, as well as recording ensembles five players at a
time. The recording room also houses a vast collection of world and western instruments. From guitars
and autoharps to brass, world flutes and percussion, the collection is extensive and provides the acoustic
feel lacking in much of today\'s music.
NEW WEST online can be found at www.newweststudios.com