Midwest Audio Recording Specialists

Our Services

Midwest Audio Recording Specialists are experts in the professional quality audio recording of classical musical ensembles and instrumentalists, as well as capabilities to do location sound mixing for films, foley work, and most other professional audio recording needs. You can be guaranteed that if your project is within the means of our production capabilities you will get a professional quality set of digital audio recordings that are ready to publish.


We specialize in being an entirely mobile recording studio, with the ability to travel (within reason) to most locations. We are based in Mason City, Iowa, and will travel to most locations although the cost of travel outside of a 100 mile radius of the city will be added to the final cost of the services rendered.


Our services are $40/hour, which is pro-rated. We will travel to your location and if it is outside of 100 miles of Mason City Iowa, travel costs will also be added.


You will get professional-quality digital audio recordings of your performance(s) or project(s) that are ready for distribution, CDs, or broadcasting. 

Meet Matt, our engineer

Matt Gender, DMA is a touring concert organist and highly knowledgeable classical musician, as well as an experienced audio engineer. As a self-taught freelancer, he specializes in the professional quality recording of classical musical ensembles as well as foley and other productions. His vision is to have an entirely mobile recording studio for the highest possible quality on-location recordings. Dr. Gender is highly experienced and knowledgeable with most microphone and speaker systems, digital processing and editing, and recording techniques.