The Gift of Music
Episode HANTT-101HSee all Episodes
Kelvin, is an outgoing guy who runs a pro bono recording studio for kids to record and pursue their musical passions and helping them live out their dream. Operating the studio for no cost leaves him no money to make the studio as exciting and inspirational as he dreams it to be. Kelvin needs Antonio's innovative spirit and expertise to help him realize his dream of having a creative space to foster children's love for music. Antonio will create a cool functional, tech savvy space, which is inviting to both the eye and the work at hand. This space is divided into several areas, an isolation room for recording sound in a contained space, a high tech control panel area where technical work will be controlled from and an incorporated space for lounging, relaxing and observation. Also included is a ?kitchenette ? stocked with snacks and beverages for the hungry, aspiring, musicians. The space will feature walls that are layered in soundproofing with specialized pyramid sound foam in the isolation both. One wall the length of the studio will be a giant 3D graphic structure, which will create a visual anchor for the entire space and set a tone for the room. The opposite wall and ceiling will have floating light panels adding to the texture and modernization of the space besides adding interest visually. Custom built furniture will include: a custom build soundboard, risers and built in surface areas in the kitchenette. Art: A series of separate glass enclosures will case smashed guitars from popular artists such as Pink, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Green Day and Lindsey Lohan. Antonio also calls in his friends who are musicians and sound experts to donate gear and equipment for this new rockin' studio space.