At Astra Studios we believe that quality and the purity of music comes within the heart. Our studios were originally designed in the 1960's for the recording of local Salsa and Latin music known as Ochoa Recording Studios, Inc. In 1994 , Antonio "Tony" Ochoa , commissioned the redesign , acoustics and facilities of the studies three experts recognized worldwide : Francis Manzella , John Storyk and John Klett .
We have hosted prominent artists such as: Menudo (Ricky Martin), Juan Luis Guerra, El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, Sammy Davis Jr., Gilberto Santa Rosa, Ednita Nazario, Chayanne, Gloria Estefan, among others.
We have two Recording Studios at Astra:
- Antonio L. Ochoa- Full Orchestra Studio
- Rina de Toledo- Half Orchestra Studio
For over half a century we have been renowned and praised for our commitment to cultivate an environment of creativity and energy where the cultural history within the walls are brought to life every day. We take pride in each and every project we involve ourselves with. Music is art and art comes from the love and joy of creating it, as well as those whom it’s shared with.