York Recording Studio...

Melrose Yard Studios is a professional recording studio located in York city centre. We cater for a wide variety of projects from individual performers to large bands and also provide a location recording service. With extensive experience in a broad range of musical and production styles, we can deliver the sound you’re after.


Recording/editing/mixing/mastering - £25 per hour [minimum 2 hour booking]

Full day recording [8 hours] - £200


Student discount: 10% student discount is available for full day recording sessions. At least half of the group must present a valid NUS or College/Uni ID card to qualify.




  • AKG C414 (x2)
  • AKG C214 (x2)
  • AKG C1000 (x2)
  • AKG D112 (x2)
  • Audio Technica AT4033a
  • Audio Technica AT4040
  • Rode NT5 (x2)
  • SE R1 Ribbon (x2)
  • Sennheiser e604
  • Sennheiser e906
  • Sennheiser BF504 (x4)
  • Slate VMS ML-1
  • Shure SM58
  • Shure SM57 (x3)
  • Shure SM7b


  • Beyerdynamic DT770
  • SONY MDR-7506
  • Beyerdynamic DT100 (x4)
  • Various Senheiser & Akg models


  • Focusrite Control 2802 Console 

Audio Interfaces

  • RME Fireface 800 Audio Interface
  • UAD Apollo Twin


  • Aphex 207 Two Channel Tube Preamp
  • Audient ASP800 8 Channel Premamp
  • Focusrite ISA Two Channel Preamp
  • Focusrite Octopre 8 Channel Preamp
  • TL Audio C1 Dual Valve Preamp/Compressor
  • Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite TB Octo Core


  • 27" iMac 3.4GHz Quad-Core Intel i7 16GB RAM
  • Logic Pro X
  • Autotune
  • Melodyne
  • PSP Vintage Warmer
  • T-Racks 3 Deluxe
  • Waves Gold Bundle
  • Waves CLA Compressors
  • UAD Analog Classics Plus Bundle


  • Adam A8X
  • Yamaha NS10
  • Art HeadAmp6 Pro Headphone Amp

Terms & Conditions

  • A £50.00 deposit is required to secure all recording sessions longer than 4 hours.
  • Any recording sessions cancelled less than 48 hours before the booked time will result in the loss of the deposit.
  • Recording session files will be kept for 12 months after the date of the recording. After this time the files will be erased. Audio files can be supplied on a DVD data disc or other storage device provided by the client. There is a £15.00 charge for this service.
  • Customers that record any material that they do not own the copyright for are responsible for obtaining any necessary permission(s) and/or licence(s).