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  1. Recording Classical Instruments with Ribbons and Condensers? Possible?

    Hi Recording.org community! I wanted to reach out to your collective wisdom! Is it possible/recommended to record classical instruments (I am a professional flutist) with both ribbons and condensers?? I have seen this in a couple of places eg. on the Royer website they have a recording of a...
  2. Amazing flutes

    This is sooo good, unbelievable! He is a real pro!
  3. Mic technique for piano, flute and bass flute?

    I have been asked to make a stereo recording of a grand piano, flute and base flute in a small 'music room'. I have Neumann KM184s (matched pair), TML103, AKG 414s (matched pair), STC/Coles 4038. Will be using Nagra VI (4 mic channels). There will be no audience. Please can someone advise on mic...
  4. lambchop

    Mic Suggestions for Saxophone and Flute

    Hi everybody I've got about $400.00 to spend on a mic that will be used primarily for micing sax and flute. I was thinking about possibly picking up an EV RE20 for the job based on some things I have read in the past about them. However, I figure that some of you knowledgeble folk might be...
  5. Recording Flute in Rock

    Hello there, I am planning to record a track in the style of Flights to the Sea by Graham Coxon: [="http://www.last.fm/music/Graham+Coxon/_/Flights+To+The+Sea+%28Lovely+Rain%29"]Graham Coxon ? Flights To The Sea (Lovely Rain) ? Free listening at Last.fm[/] I would like to record a...
  6. Flute Recording Experiences?

    Flute Recording Experiences? Recording Flute I am about to record a flute and am interested to hear other peoples experiences. Have done this once before using a pair of Studio Projects C4 mics. Theory was was have a very good room acoustically and a pair of omni’s can provide a...
  7. Cresta

    [Sound Library] Exotic Flutes required

    hi all :) I'm searching for professional sound libraries about exotic flutes (such as pincollo, sicus -something similar to pan flute, but from chile-, and excellent pan flute). Any advice? that's not a matter of price (of course, I hope it will be lot reasonable :lol:) but a matter of...
  8. BobRogers

    Flute mic

    I am running sound at the "Children's Universe" at Floydfest this weekend. One of the bands has a flute. I was planning to have the following set of mics available: Shure Beta 87 Shure SM58 Shure SM57 Rode NT5 AKG D112 Which would you use? To make the post actually relevent to...
  9. Which microphone for Flute?

    I was recording a Flute and Behringer ECM-8000 worked quite well. Is there any other mic you would suggest? I was recording a bamboo (wooden) flute which has a hollow sound. I want to hear more round and warm sound without the windy effect.
  10. recording flute/piano in a church

    Hey all. I'm recording a flute/piano concert in a church next sunday. was looking for some mic placing suggestions. the mics i have available to use are two mxl overheads, 2 c3000b's and a C414B. I was thinking about just using the c414 as an omni and putting it in front and over head, it's...
  11. What to use to record wooden flute?

    Complete rookie Q here. Sorry if it tests anyone's patience... I play a wooden flute, Irish style. I need to record myself for practise use. Now none of my domestic recording equipment can record what I'm playing without horrible distortion that makes it hard to work out what's going on in...
  12. Looking for Mic to record Classical Flute

    Hello Everyone, I am looking to buy a decent mic to record classical flute. My budget is bellow $1,000 dollars. I am looking for a mic that doesn't highlight the top end, and is warm and full bodied in the mid-low range. I have been looking into the AT4060 or Rode K2. Any suggestions...
  13. Recording a flute at home

    I'm wondering some of you folks might have some advice on doing this. For a track I am working on recording, a portion of the melody will be (hopefully if I can get this to work) played on a flute. I am doing this at home, recording it in my appartment. My fiance, who plays the flute, offered...
  14. micing for flute

    Does anyone have any experience or tips for recording a solo flute? I'm particularly interested in mic positioning and mode, not in effects or processing. Many thanks, Brian
  15. help recording a flute

    I tried recording the flute from the front but got way too much click and pop and breath stuff. So I moved the mic to a little off the back left of her head (flute going to the right) and got much more tone but too much room. It sounds hollow to me. It has to stand up to direct electric...
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