Let Slap Hard help you realize your musical vision in a world-class soundtrack, ready for mastering and release!
Audio Recording and Production
Fully equipped recording studio just outside Philadelphia, with highly skilled professional staff and everything you need to go from song idea to polished audio track, including guidance and support from Grammy-winning musicians, arrangers and engineers.
Access to Top Quality Percussion Instruments
Mahogany drums; Brazilian percussion; various authentic African drums; Afro-Cuban bata drums; digital electronic sampling from a huge selection of beats and sounds; shekere and other minor percussion; and an eclectic array of exotic instruments collected over a lifetime of world touring
World Percussion Learning & Rehearsal Lab
Learn the African roots of jazz, R & B, Afro-Caribbean, Brazilian, and pop in a fully equipped rehearsal space from a world percussion master who has recorded and toured internationally for 30 years – the only percussionist who has performed on Grammy-winning recordings in Jazz, Rhythm & Blues and Gospel.
Book your space now!
Pablo Batista, Percussionist & Producer
Phil Smith, Sound Engineer & Producer
Donald Robinson, Sound Engineer, Keyboard Recording Artist & Arranger
Recent Slaphard Clients
Marcus & Jean Baylor, The Baylor Project
Cedric Napoleon (of Pieces of a Dream)
Contact us today for a free introductory consultation to learn how Slap Hard Studio can help you
bring your musical ideas to fruition!
“Man, you did your thing and it sounds incredible!
– Will Downing, the Prince of Sophisticated Soul
“Soul Survivor” (2017) – Pablo Batista, Producer