It’s our pleasure to welcome you to Altar Audio. A safe haven for artists, companies and entrepreneurs who are in need of world-class audio services. A 40-minute drive from Bogota, D.C. will lead you to our gorgeous recording facility located in La Calera, Cundinamarca-Colombia. Built upon a beautiful landscape of mountains, valleys and forests you will find an ideal combination of technology, beauty and privacy. Whether it’s the pre-production, production or post-production of audio, we have your needs covered. Book a tour or contact us today! We can’t wait to meet you and bring your sound to it’s full potential.
Our staff will be happy to assist you in any audio/music-related issue you might need consulting on.
Check your recordings, mixes, masters and audio products in our world-class control room.
Our facility is available for rehearsing, song writing, jam sessions and sonic experimentation of all sorts.
We welcome medium to large recording projects that need to track robust sessions and minimal projects as well.
Sfx editing, sound design, dialogue editing, session optimization and clean ups, ADR, audio restoration, stereo and 5.1 mixing, stereo and 5.1 mastering.
Altar Audio believes inheriting knowledge is of utmost importance; we are available for workshops our clients organize and keep an eye out for the in-house workshops we hold.
Fully outfitted accommodations at walking distance from our studios.
He is first and foremost a student of music. Founder, Director and Chief Engineer at Altar Audio (Bogotá, Colombia), former senior engineer at KB2 Studios (Bogotá, Colombia) and former owner, director and chief engineer at El Altillo Studios (Bogotá, Colombia). Graduated from O.I.A.R.T. London, Ontario (www.oiart.org) class of 2011, studied guitar at The Collective School of Music, New York, NY. Studied Master Engineering with Vlado Meller (Masterdisk), Alan Silverman (Arf! Digital) and Adrian Carr (AC Mastering). He is a multi-instrumentalist, producer, engineer, mix/master engineer and loves working with film and experimental projects.
SAE Institute (Barcelona, Spain) audio engineering graduate. Has produced projects like Planck Distance – Incomplete Thoughts EP, Sewer – Romboid Pigeons. He has atended seminars with the likes of: Gordon Raphael (The Strokes), Eduardo Bergallo (Soda Estereo), German Villacorta (Ozzy Osbourne), Jonathan Kreisberg, Guthrie Govan, SAE International Berlin.
Recording engineer and editing jedi, he’s worked with some of Colombia’s most renowned recording artists, including: Adriana Lucia , Andrés Cepeda , Gina Savino, Raúl Platz, Orquesta La 33, LËVI, Sinfónica Nacional de Colombia, Tom Abella, Elsa Riveros, Silvestre Dangond, La Planta, Malalma, Duran Duran, 1280 Almas, Alex Campos, Estados Alterados, Möbius, Rock Weapon, Angershield, Power Trio, Sergio Solano, Richard Narváez, Diego Valdez, Luis Ángel “El Papa Pastor, Paul Votteler, Mauricio Montenegro, Iván J Ortega, Alex Martínez, Nelson Amarillo, Sergio Arias, El Negrito Rosado, Javier Serrano, Danny Botello, Carlos Cañón, Hernán de Arco, Juan Esteban Vanegas among others.
Musician, composer, engineer and producer from Bogotá, Colombia.
He has worked on everything from audio for film, mixing and is comfortable producing in many genres.
He graduated from SAE Institute Oxford, UK. He worked with artists such as Ian Parker and Barkus. He is mainly influenced by the British and afro scene (Jazz, Blues, Soul, Rock, Hip-Hop, Funk) while not leaving behind his Latin roots.
Sound Engineer of the USB, Producer, Programmer and Mixer with a degree in Advanced Mixing from Berklee College of Music. Has produced, recorded &/or mixed for musical projects like Ghosts with Guns, Andrea Echeverri, Dante, Estados Alterados, Tan Tan Morgan, 8BM, Dirty Harry, Sexy Death, LeBattleFinger, Ion, Peinados Nuevos, Soviética, Femme. In postproduction for Film directors from Colombia, France, Eslovenia, Canada, Brazil, USA, South Korea, India, among others and for brands like HBO, Shayton Equilibrium, Jeep, Coca Cola, Avantel, General Electric, Ford, Volkswagen, MTV. Lecturer at SAE Bogotá, USB Medellin, AAG. Fan of modular synths. CEO of Amniótica, Astronaut Media, Tonwerkz, La Casetería & APPrender.
Record producer and Sound Engineer. Graduated from SAE Institute London, he also studied music, composition and orchestration in Berklee College of Music. Has worked in projects ranging from pop, rock, new metal, electronic music and urban music. He has also scored original music for film/video and videogames for clients in Colombia, Europe and Asia.
Sound Engineer of the San Buenaventura University, sound designer, composer and rock and electronic music producer. Since he was 13 years old his passion has been guitars and synths, doesn’t matter if they are analogue, digital, modular, physical modelling, wavetable, vintage, modern or boutique, Diego offers solutions in composing and custom sound design. Diego is his own stuntman in his rock band “Man On The Living Road”.
THANK YOU LIST
Altar Audio wouldn’t be possible without the following friends and professionals (in no particular order): Jorge Valencia Angel, Helen Duque, John L. Sayers (John Sayers Design), Dr. Carlos Fernandez (Seel S.A), Carolina Fernandez (Seel S.A.), Bernardo Duque (Seel S.A), Alejandro Sanchez (Seel S.A.), WARM Audio, Eduardo Burgos & Equipo (Seel S.A), Andres Quinche , Adrian Carr (AC Mastering), Robert Breen (OIART), Hirma ‘Mima’ Duque, Lee While (OIART), Mark McDonald (OIART), Mark Vogelsang (OIART), Christoph Babin (OIART), Chris Critchley (OIART), Humberto Chaparro, Ken Trevenna (OIART), Siegfried Meier (Beach Road Studios/ Silverlake Studios), Vlado Meller (Masterdisk), Alan Silverman (Arf! Digital), Fellow OIART Grads (class of 2011), Drew Cappotto (Masterdisk), Jason ‘Dj Shine’ Spanu (Ableton Live/ Nelly Furtado/Frank Ocean), Carlos Suarez (KB 2 Studio/ Cut-Club Bogotá), Alejandro Jaramillo (Amniotica Ltda), Camilo Silva F. (Camilo Silva Mastering/Audiovision), David Torres, Drew Cappotto (Masterdisk), Tony Lindgren (Fascination Street Studios), Dave Cooley (Elysian Masters), Diego Calviño (3:3:2 Studio), Wilson Martin (WRMG), Edhisson Orjuela (WRMG), Fermín Diaz (WRMG), Peter Kehoe (Peter Kehoe & Associates/ Vintake King), Lucas Serrano & Equipo (Aqstica Ltda), Jonathan Little (Little Labs), Adam J Brass (DSP Doctor), Brendan Murphy (Sweetwater), Dean Nelson (OIART/Beck), Tita Manotas (UP Sistemas), Ivonne Gomez (UP Sistemas), Evernet, Andres Felipe Millan (Diffusion Mag, Boutique Pro Audio/AES Colombia), Cristian ‘Munra’ Punkoapi, Municipio de La Calera.