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    how to record open back banjo

    Hi all, I'll have to record a new instrument to me. It's an open back banjo (metal strings and metal fingered) Most of the sound comes out the back i am told, so I'm assuming 0.5 meters from te back would be a good position I think a dynamic like the 421 would be a good starting point...
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    A banjo guy is coming in...could use some experience

    He will be solo, no singing, so I'm already lucky. His style is not a rolling banjo, but a strident picking, and at times he hammers with his fingertips on the membrane, kinda like a conga drum, between the quarter notes. His style sounds alright, but very in my face. These are my...