The Universal Audio LA-2A Levelling Amplifier. Legendary, high-end, electro-optical compressor used for vocal, bass and instrument tracking across the world.
The Universal Audio LA-2A Channel Strip delivers the classic sound of the original LA-2A. Audio professionals passionate about their compressors revere the LA-2A. The original was immediately acknowledged for its natural compression characteristics. A unique electro-optical attenuator system allows instantaneous gain reduction with no increase in harmonic distortion an accomplishment at the time, still appreciated today. Universal Audio have re-created the Teletronix LA-2A, a Universal Audio Classics product. Painstaking care has been taken to ensure that every new LA-2A provides the performance and characteristics of the original. Each unit is hand built, each component carefully evaluated for authenticity. No expense has been spared to guarantee that the LA-2A will bring that classic sound to your recording.
The main features of the Universal Audio LA-2A include: