Mastering is the final step of audio post-production. The purpose of mastering is to balance sonic elements of a stereo mix and optimize playback across all platforms and media formats. Traditionally, mastering is done using tools like equalization, compression, limiting and stereo improvement and overall stereo enhancement.

The Melody Lab is a full service music production company, founded by Dutch music pioneer Luciën Foort. The Melody Lab Studio complex in Rotterdam houses a technically advanced recording and mixing facility. The studio offers a unique blend of digital technology alongside custom built and vintage equipment. Our extensive range of classic and modern outboard equipment is used alongside the latest plugins. With facilities to deal with almost any format (and a wide array of both modern and unique vintage equipment) we have all the tools to make your music come alive. 

At The Melody Lab have a microphone collection suited for a broad range of recording purposes, while our carefully selected monitoring  system provides equal clarity at the opposite end of the signal spectrum. We also have a variety of instruments available to add new tracks or new parts or replacement parts for your tracks. Wherever you are in your journey, we have the tools available to help you unlock your creativity, shape your finest sound & take the greatest step forward for your music.