Dave has a state of the art composing studio. His writing rig consists of many high end computers running Pro Tools, Cubase, Logic Pro, Digital Performer, Sibelius, and Finale utilizing the most cutting edge samples and soft synths available in the world, all visually controlled with a 39" 4k monitor and another 30” monitor. His outboard gear includes Millennia, UA, and Slate Audio pre-amps, two Lexicon PCM96 Surround reverbs, three Bricasti M-7 reverbs, two TC Electronics 6000 reverbs, a Lexicon 480L reverb, and a selection of high end microphones.
Dave uses three iPads running TouchOSC, X-Keys keypads, and a Steinberg CC121 to control his software.
He monitors in surround using PMC, Focal, and Adams speakers.
Dave also uses Source Connect software to facilitate remote recording and playback sessions, and utilizes a LifeSize 1080p HD video conferencing system as well as iChat and Skype for teleconferencing sessions.
He also owns a collection of basses (both electric and upright) and guitars, and recently has begun to collect ethnic woodwind instruments from around the world. His piano is a lovingly restored 1908 Steinway O.