About us

AUSS - where culture is heard
About us

History and innovation
in one place

The cultural space “Auss”, located in the Sound Division business centre in Riga, has evolved from the legendary Sound Division recording studio. We have preserved the historic sparkle, adding modern technology and an innovative approach to create the ideal environment for music, culture and art projects.

Our values

Our studio is more than just a place to record; it is a creative community based on three core values

Passion

Our love of music and art is at the heart of everything we do. Each project is created with great passion.

Innovation

We combine traditional methods with the latest technology to create an unforgettable experience.

Community

We believe in a strong community of artists and creatives, creating a space for the exchange of ideas and collaboration.

why us?

15+ years of experience
For your creative visions

The recording studio of the cultural space “Auss” has invested more than 15 years to become one of the leading creative spaces in the Baltic region. Our historical roots and modern innovations make for an unforgettable experience.

Live Instruments

With a wide range of live instruments, we have prepared the ideal environment for musical creativity and authentic sound recording.

Professional Equipment

Our studio features world-renowned audio and video equipment, providing excellent sound and picture quality.

8 Premises

Our spaces are ideal for projects ranging from large-scale choir and orchestra recordings to large-scale events and conferences.

Experienced Specialists

Our team is made up of industry professionals with a wide range of experience and expertise, able to provide advice and technical support at any stage of the project.

Premises

8 versatile spaces for your for creative ideas

Great Hall

A spacious hall with an event capacity of up to 80 people, this hall is ideal for large orchestral recordings and filming projects. Equipped with the Steinway MODEL B classic grand piano, it promises an exceptional acoustic experience.

Directing room

A sound engineer’s workstation equipped with an SSL 4064G+ sound console and the highest quality industry-standard horns. It is a guarantee of quality for every project.

Studio J

The studio is equipped with a piano and various synthesizers, providing a wide range of production possibilities. It’s the perfect place for musical experimentation.

Studio R

A production space where ideas become reality. Ideal for music-making, it is a favourite place for artists and producers.

Studio E

Another production space where art and technology meet to create a new sense of music.

Studio Greenroom

The Green Room has a lounge area with a novussa, TV, PlayStation, coffee machine, and a drum recording room. A make-up table and clothes rack add to its versatility.

Vocal Booth

The Vocal Booth is designed for recording voice and other instruments. With perfect sound insulation, it delivers crisp and clear sound.

Server Telpa

Technology Connection Centre, which integrates the audio infrastructure with the rest of the studio.

Get to know us

Our talented team

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Jānis Ķirsis

Producer, composer

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Robert Memmain

Producer, songwriter

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Edgars Jass

Producer, Arranger

Paul Davis Megi

Sound Director

Iluta Kalnina

Project Manager

Mārtiņš Ķirsis

Technical Director

Valdis Krumins

Multimedia ( Video, photo, design )

Our clients

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Together we can create something great.
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Large diaphragm condenser microphone with 3 polar circuits.

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Cardioid condenser microphone with 70Hz-16kHz frequency range.

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Condenser microphone with cardioid polarity pattern, frequency range 50Hz-15kHz.

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Dynamic microphone with cardioid polarity pattern, frequency range 40 - 18000 Hz.

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Condenser microphone with large dual-diaphragm capsule for warm and soft sound.

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Dynamic vocal microphone with cardioid polarity pattern, frequency range 50Hz-15kHz.

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Dynamic microphone with cardioid polarity pattern, frequency range 40 - 15,000 Hz.

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Dynamic microphone with supercardioid polarity pattern, frequency range 50Hz-16kHz.

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Dynamic microphone, specially designed for bass instruments, frequency range 20 - 10,000 Hz.

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Dynamic microphone with supercardioid polarity pattern, frequency range 30 - 20,000 Hz.

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Dynamic microphone capsule with two polarity modes.

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Condenser microphone with flat, natural response and excellent RF interference protection.

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A microphone capsule with a frequency range of 20 to 26 kHz.

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Large capsule condenser microphone with a frequency range of 20 to 20,000 Hz.

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Boundary layer microphone with hemispherical polar pattern.

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Vacuum tube microphone with a frequency range of 20 to 20,000 Hz.

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Dynamic microphone with hypercardioid polar pattern and frequency range from 30 to 20,000 Hz.

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Dynamic microphone with hypercardioid polar pattern and frequency range from 40 to 18,000 Hz.

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Dynamic microphone with hypercardioid polar pattern and frequency range from 40 to 18,000 Hz.

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Condenser microphone with cardioid polar pattern and frequency range from 30 to 20,000 Hz.

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Vacuum tube condenser microphone with 9 polar circuits.