Best Microphones For Miking Sitar
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Best Microphones For Miking Sitar

The sitar is a wildly popular string instrument in the Indian subcontinent. When recording or reinforcing the sitar, it all starts with the microphone. Let’s talk about my two top recommendations for miking the sitar: Top 2 Sitar Microphone Recommendations: We’ll get to the specifics of each of these mics shortly, but first, let’s talk a bit…

Best Microphones For Miking Concert Harp
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Best Microphones For Miking Concert Harp

Oh the magical and mystical sound of the concert harp. To capture the best sound of a harp takes time and patience. The room, the harp position in that room, and the microphone position(s) play a huge role in determining the quality of harp recording. The signal of the concert harp for recording and/or live…

Best Microphones For Miking Banjo
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Best Microphones For Miking Banjo

The unique twang of the banjo makes it a standout instrument in any musical genre the instrument finds itself in. When recording or reinforcing the banjo live, it all starts with the microphone. Let’s talk about my two top recommendations for miking banjos: Top 2 Banjo Microphone Recommendations: We’ll get to the specifics of each…

Best Microphones For Miking Mandolin
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Best Microphones For Miking Mandolin

The mandolin is a bright and joyful sounding instrument and is the smallest, highest pitched instrument in the mandolin family (that sees regular use). The mandolin can be heard often as solo serenader, or as part of orchestral ensembles and musical genres including folk, country, bluegrass, etc. When recording the mandolin or reinforcing it live,…

Best Microphones For Miking Ukulele
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Best Microphones For Miking Ukulele

The ukulele is perhaps the most famous Hawaiian instrument in the world (though it technically has Portuguese roots). It’s known for its nimble, gentle sound. So what’s the best way to capture this nimble, gentle sound? It all starts with the microphone, so let’s talk about my two top recommendations for ukulele mics: Top 2…

Best Microphones For Miking Bass Saxophone
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Best Microphones For Miking Bass Saxophone

Saxophones are some of the most beautiful and expressive instruments on the planet. It’s no wonder this class of instrument is so popular in music. The bass saxophone is perhaps the least common of the 5 main saxophone types (soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass). It’s the largest of the 5 and produces the lowest tones….

Best Microphones For Miking Baritone Saxophone
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Best Microphones For Miking Baritone Saxophone

Saxophones are some of the most beautiful and expressive instruments on the planet. It’s no wonder this class of instrument is so popular in music. The baritone saxophone is smaller than the bass sax and bigger than the tenor sax. The sound of the baritone saxophone is comparable to the human voice (though it lacks…

Best Microphones For Miking Tenor Saxophone
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Best Microphones For Miking Tenor Saxophone

Saxophones are some of the most beautiful and expressive instruments on the planet. It’s no wonder this class of instrument is so popular in music. The tenor saxophone is smaller than the baritone sax and bigger than the alto sax. The sound of the tenor saxophone is comparable to the human voice (though it lacks…

Best Microphones For Miking Soprano Saxophone
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Best Microphones For Miking Soprano Saxophone

Saxophones are some of the most beautiful and expressive instruments on the planet. It’s no wonder this class of instrument is so popular in music. The soprano saxophone is the smallest of the 5 common saxophones (soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, bass). It has the highest pitch range and is often a straight conical tube rather…

Best Microphones For Miking Alto Saxophone
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Best Microphones For Miking Alto Saxophone

Saxophones are some of the most beautiful and expressive instruments on the planet. It’s no wonder this class of instrument is so popular in music. The alto saxophone is smaller than the tenor sax and bigger than the soprano sax. The sound of the alto saxophone is comparable to the human voice (though it lacks…