Carl Tatz Design®
PhantomFocus™ Precision Monitoring Instruments

Carl Tatz is the award-winning studio designer and principal of Nashville-based Carl Tatz Design LLC. Drawing upon his thirty plus years of experience as a GRAMMY©-nominated engineer/producer, award-winning commercial studio owner (Recording Arts) and four-time nominee and recipient of the 2013 TEC Awardfor his proprietary turnkey PhantomFocus™  MixRoom™design for Vintage King Nashville, he has shared his unique acoustic approach in lectures and on panels at such esteemed venues as Berklee College of Music, SAE, NAMM and Summer NAMM, the Art Institute, MIX Nashville, EARS Chicago, Blackbird Academy and various AES events. His design work encompasses commercial, educational, personal recording studios, private screening rooms and is the creator of the PhantomFocus™ System monitor tuning protocol and PhantomFocus line of Ultra High Definition precision monitoring instruments.



Four-time TEC Award nominee for Studio Design

TEC Award nominee for the PhantomFocus Master Engineer’s Series eChair™

2013 TEC Award winner for Studio Design

Eight Time Recipient of Mix Magazine Class Of Issue

Creator of the PhantomFocus™ System monitoring protocol

Creator of the PhantomFocus PFM HD and UHD-1000 Line of Precision Monitoring Instruments

Co-designer of the Carl Tatz Signature Series™ acoustic modules by Auralex

Co-designer of the Carl Tatz Edition line of workstations by Argosy 

Co-designer of the PhantomFocus System eChair™

Co-designer of the PhantomFocus speaker stand by Sound Anchor