Welcome To Passage One Music Studios. A Landmark Facility In The Heart Of Jozi, Norwood. Where Music Never Sleeps…

The Studio

Passage One Music Studio, boasts a wealth of knowledge , creativity and vibe, with over 40 years of experience in the music industry and is run by legendary industry great Neill Solomon. The studio has become a synonymous “home away from home” to many successful moments where artists both new and experienced have utilised the space to give rise to many momentous personal and music industry achievements.

Our aim is to create a personalised working environment, to allow the artist or client to be free to do what they do best to achieve guaranteed and desired results, with direction where needed.

Passage One Music Studios offers a wide variety of services from music production to, mixing and everything in between.

No matter your vision, Passage One Music will endeavour to ensure that your experience and outcome surpasses your expectations. Our aim is to cultivate lifelong and rewarding industry based relationship that oozes creativity, quality and professionalism.

We have an impressive array of industry related contacts and sound relationships that Passage One Music endorses in its capacity from composers, songwriters, session musicians and sound engineers to videographers and photographers, to capture your journey.

Our studio is air-conditioned and Wi-Fi is available, reasonable parking space and is close to amenities.

The facility caters for most music projects from the Performing Artist, Songwriter or Band, to the Corporate Client needing Jingles and Voice-Overs as well as Film and Television Music, both local and international.

Passage One Music has built a reputable, reliable and well known reputation for creating a magical space with the facilities and tools to make your experience a satisfying and memorable one.

Although we have standard rates, we prefer to discuss and treat each project differently understanding the uniqueness of each individual on a creative level, sitting down with the client to figure out wants, needs and wishes before we quote on anything ensures that you get exactly what you expect and the most out of what you are investing in.


The Publishing

Passage One Music Studio doubles up as a publishing house, under the banner of Passage One Music our publishing is administered by Sony ATV. We are always proud to say that we publish, administer and manage accomplished and incredibly talented SA Artists from Indie to Hip Hop to Motswako Rap, Afro Pop, and Adult Contemporary; we are constantly developing their portfolios.

We further extend our services with the added option for digital distribution, partnered with Next Music. Our digital distribution allows for your tracks to upload to over 60 platforms worldwide and includes assistance with track submission to radio, interviews and live performance amongst many other opportunities. When we see an opportunity for our artists, we tailor make it and personalise it to suit their product to ensure that the artists gets the best mileage from their music.

Whether Passage One Music is facilitating as a recording studio or as a publishing house, you can rest assured that our focus on all aspects of the Industry is our priority. We strive to ensure that we provide a full spectrum of opportunity for artists, taking care of all aspects relating to the admin side of things. We understand that you are here to make music, so while you are making magic, we ensure that your admin is sorted.

There are so many avenues , opportunities and services that Passage One Music offers whether your focus is in the studio or publishing, that we are always open to discuss and fine tune the details to suit your needs, some of which include:

Album, artist and Promo Photography
Album cover artwork
Music Video, Concert Video and Music Documentary Production
Digital Store Submissions
Assistance with collection society administration, notifications and queries
Film scoring
Corporate jingles
Voice over facilities
Music for film, TV, jingles and documentaries
Composition and music direction
Music arranging
Session musicians
Rehearsal space
Artist guidance and development
Small choir recordings and other
Radio and commercial – jingles, voice overs, corporate branding
Audio restoration
Creative space for meetings with clients on projects
Creative space for video and stills
Lyric video creation


Studio Gallery

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