Opus 4 Music: Excerpt from "Summertime" ... Joe Riedi (Guitar), Mike Matesky (Cello), & Friends --->

OPUS 4 STUDIOS is located on five beautifully landscaped acres in Bothell, Washington. It is both a world-class audio recording studio and a complete video production facility. At Opus 4 Studios, the finest in both analog and digital Audio recording, mixing, and mastering as well as Video shooting, lighting, editing, post-production, and sound design are available ALL IN ONE SUPERB FACILITY.


Whether recording an orchestra, voiceover, radio ad,

tracking your next CD, making your college arts

supplement, Opus 4 Studios provides the facilities,

equipment and expertise necessary to produce the

finest professional results. Opus 4 Studios records on

either Ampex analog tape or Pro Tools|HD3 Accel 9.0.5

digital audio recording. Along with excellent Manley,

Millennia Media, Neumann, AEA, RCA, Schoeps, AKG,

etc. gear and over 185 digital software plug-ins, provides the

enormous versatility necessary to meet the specific needs of

individual clients. Opus 4 Studios not only provides an

world-class recording environment with world-class equipment,

but will lend a musical hand to your project upon request,

whether complex editing, full arranging, jingle writing or professional musician contracting services. All available courtesy of Dr. Michael Matesky (D.M.A., Music), owner and president of Opus 4 Studios.


Opus 4 Studios is a fully equipped Digital Video production facility in addition to being an audio recording studio. Whether shooting on-location or in our 37.5'L x 19'W x 17.5'H studio,

Opus 4 Studios can produce your video from start to finish, turning it from a

vision into a final, professional product. Opus 4 Studios shoots and edits HD content. Also, we convert Hi8, VHS,

S-VHS, 8mm and super 8mm to digital

editing in Final Cut Studio 3.

The fact that Opus 4 Studios integrates video production with a state-of-the-art recording and sound production studio ensures that your video will benefit from the best audio technology and expertise available.

425.486.8472 or 206.240.5111


"A Rolls-Royce room!"

  ... Jack Strayer,

former chief engineer

the great A & M Studios,

Los Angeles, CA

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“One of my favorite places to be...”

   ...Rachael Beaver, alternative/rock cellist, Facebook 1/12/11


You are brilliant -- it is perfect...


   ...Nancy Anderson, 12/23/10

“I can certainly attest to the silence in his studio...
It's the quietest room I've ever experienced, beating the previous record at one of the big Microsoft TV studios.

...Charles Strouss, Audio Engineer, February 12, 2011

Marilyn McCrady:

"Wow, Mike. What a truly amazing space to make music in!!!"

5.21, 2011

Thank you so much for your work. Today the CDs and DVDs reached to my house. 

I have just enjoyed them right now and remembered how I felt at the recital. You made the recordings so beautifully and all i have to do is saying to you how much I appreciate.

Thank you, Mike!”

Very Best,

Keiko Fujii, pianist

Tokyo, Japan


“Great recording session yesterday and great CD as a result! Thank you Mike Matesky @opus4studios!!!”

...Raluca Marinescu,

September 27, 2011

Opus 4 Studios 556 YouTube Videos!https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdtuB88XgGfyY55AiEAKZcg?view_as=public

“Mike, your studio is such a perfect place for the scholarship winners’ recital. The icing on the cake is your expertise in recording it and your generosity in giving each performer a keepsake recording of her performance.”

...Louanne Shelton, Seattle SAI. 9.30. 2011


Wow! Gorgeous tone & sweet artistry in this 'small package'! Wonderful recording studio for sure!!! Congratulations!!!!:

May 30, 2012

Great job!!! Great recording studio too!

“jntsage” May 30, 2012


“...a great recording. There have been days at lunchtime when I go to YouTube, search on Opus 4 and listen to everything I can within the hour.” June 27, 2012

...Jay Biedermann

Ah, there's good news somewhere!!

The Seattle Times visits Opus 4 Studios: http://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/classical-music/bothells-opus-4-studios-designed-to-capture-musicians-best/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=article_bottomhttp://www.seattletimes.com/entertainment/classical-music/bothells-opus-4-studios-designed-to-capture-musicians-best/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=article_bottom

Opus 4 Studios has two exquisite grand pianos!