Germanium, a chemical element to be found in semiconductors used for some of the best vintage and current studio equipment.
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Schwebung (German: {shveh’ -boong})

The beats produced by the simultaneous vibration of two sounds, especially in unisons and octaves when nearly, but not quite in tune.

Welcome to Schwebung Mastering, a service established by Stephan Mathieu specialized in preparing audio for analog and digital products. Operating from his studio located on the banks of the Middle Rhine in Germany, Stephan works with clients from around the world.

Our goal is to offer high end mastering at an affordable price for independent artists and labels covering the complete range of genres and styles.

Apart from stereo mastering, Studio Schwebung offers world class transfers and restoration of historical 78/45/33 rpm records, 1/4 and 1/2 inch reels and cassette tapes, analog summing and mixdown, as well as in-depth mix consulting.

In case you’re looking for help with the manufacturing process of your LP, CD or cassette release you can take advantage of 25 years of deep relations with some of the best companies large or small in the business worldwide.

Please  be in touch  to discuss your project, we look forward to hearing from you.