blue monk inc. started out in April 2012 as a hand-designed project plan followed by weeks of Research on Acoustics & Noise Control , Anechoic room designs, Reflection Free Zone designs, Air-conditioning, Insulation, fire-retardant material, low-heat-emission lighting  and electrical systems and more..

It finally completed setting up by the 4th week of January 2013.

Objective of bringing this studio into existence was to provide most effective professional services with respect to –

  • Acoustical environment
  • Recording, programming and mixing
  • Music Programming & Voice-over/Dubbing
  • Turnaround/Completion time for Projects ( Keeping it at a minimum i.e Fast results )

blue monk inc. –   

.. is the brain child of Tirthankar Ray who graduated out of Digital Academy (Gemini studios), Mumbai in 2009; He was directly training under Mr. Daman Sood, Mr. Mujeeb Dadarkar & Mr. Vijay Benegal (the 3 great names in the world of sound engineering in India, for Bollywood and Independent Music fame).

After finishing his training, Tirthankar worked with IIFA Award Winning Audio Company – Sound.Com as part of which he worked as a FoH(Front of House)/Foldback Sound Engineer(LIVE) with eminent bands/artists such as Indian Ocean, Agnee, Indus Creed, Larry Coryell, Larry Carlton, Trilok Gurtu, Sivamani, A.R Rehmaan, Lily Hadyn, Shubha Mudgal, Tough on Tobacco, Pentagram, Shair n func, Color Compound, Black Strat Blues, Raghu Dixit, Swarathma and more.  He was also in charge of the Console at Hard Rock Cafe, Mumbai for almost a year (2010-11) representing

Having gained extensive experience as a Live Engineer & looking at the dire need for ‘quality’ sound production in Kolkata, he preferred Kolkata as the base for a setup now dubbed as the blue monk inc. This Music Production Studio aims to provide quality recording, programming, mixing services to film and tele-serial production houses/ Bands and Independent Artists.  blue monk inc. also offers music production (composing and arranging) for background music and music for commercials; audio-consulting including turnkey studio, live audio/ install sound set ups; handling live sound mixing and recording.

Why Blue Monk Inc.?

Tired of running around from one studio to another, fighting for pre-bookings, not meeting timelines, bad recording? That’s why! At Blue Monk Inc., your work is handled by musicians and trained sound engineers who deliver service professionally i.e Good Quality & Less Time;  and that’s what sets us apart.