Mastering and audio processing services


Analogue + digital workflow

Production studio with drum room


Jonas Sjøvaag

Kongens gate 16

Oslo, Norway





Kerwax Replica 2 channel tube line preamp

Tegeler Audio Manufaktur Créme - mastering compressor and EQ

Studer A80 Master Recorder

Antelope Audio Orion studio rev. 2017 audio interface + 12 mic pre

Audient ASP800 8 mic pre

Burl B32 Vancouver summing mixer

Mytek Brooklyn ADC

Mytek Brooklyn DAC+

Burl B26 Orca Monitor Controller

Sennheiser HD800 / HD650 Headphones, Beyerdynamic DT770, Sony MDR7506

Focal SM9 Monitors

Technics SL-D2 / Ortofon Turntable



Pearl CC22 stereo pair, Slate VMS ML-1, Sennheiser e901, Sennheiser MD441, DPA4099, Shure SM57, Beyerdynamic TG58, Cascade FatHead



Kit 1: Ludwig Keystone '58: 13" 16" 20"

Kit 2: Sonor ProLite '16: 10" 12" 14" 20"

Kicks: Walberg & Auge 27" w/ calf skin heads, Tacton 20" w/ Remo Fiberskyn / Powerstroke III.  

Snares: Ludwig Acrolite 14X5, Sonor Prolite 14X5, Custom walnut stave shell w/ calf skin head 14X5, Premier Olympic 14X6,5, Lefima 14X12, Slingerland 12X10, Walberg & Auge 14X5 vintage snare w/ cat gut strainer

Various percussion: Hand made Tombak (Iran), Cooperman 18" Tar, Schlagwerk 12" Riq



Samplitude Pro X3 Suite, ProTools 12, Ableton 9, Adobe Audition, Reaper 5, DSP-Quattro

Acustica Audio Nebula 4, Brainworx, FabFilter, Soundtoys & many other high end plugins

Studer A80 master recorder
Kerwax Replica audio unit
Ludwig WMP 1958


Jonas Sjovaag press photo

Faerder.audio is run by Jonas Sjøvaag, a Norwegian musician & composer holding a masters degree in improvised music from the Norwegian State Academy of Music from 2002 to 2008, a degree that included studies in electroacoustic music and signal processing. 

Focusing on a high quality stereo signal path, Færder audio specializes mainly in outboard signal processing of stems, individual tracks or mastering for CD, streaming services and vinyl. 

Faerder.audio also has a dedicated drum room with vintage and new kits, a wide array of snares, and offer recording and production services.