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A Case for Quality Microphones

Feature | Topic: Microphones | Sound On Sound, May 1989

With the development of their Series 4000 range of studio mics, Bruel & Kjaer have earned a reputation as one of the top manufacturers of versatile, high performance microphones. In this article Ralph Dunlop, B&K's UK Sales Manager, makes a case for the use of quality microphones and outlines a useful guide for determining microphone choice and application.

Ambisonics

Feature | Topic: Acoustics, Microphones | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1983
Full of Audio Promise

Modern developments in audio reproduction

Are All Those Microphones Necessary?

Feature | Topic: Microphones | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1981
Hi-Fi Supplement

Bring the Noise

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Recording, Sampling | Music Technology, Feb 1989

If you intend to make samples of acoustic instruments or events, you're going to need a microphone - but which one? David Bradwell checks the various types and their uses.

Budget Mic Roundup

Feature | Topic: Microphones | Home & Studio Recording, May 1987

Want to buy a mic for under £50? Try these for size.

C-ducing Cymbals

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Recording | Home & Studio Recording, Apr 1985

Electronic drum kits give superb sound separation for the studio engineer - but he still has to mike up the cymbals. We investigate a novel application for the C-ducer contact strip microphone, which helps alleviate this problem.

Contact Miking Real Drums.

Feature | Topic: Acoustics, Microphones | Home & Studio Recording, Dec 1983

Live Recording

Contact Miking Stringed Instruments

Feature | Topic: Live, Microphones, Recording | Home & Studio Recording, Nov 1983

Contact miking stringed instruments.

Direct-To-Stereo Recording

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Recording | Recording Musician, Aug 1992
Sound Workshop

Paul White shows how you can explore classic mic techniques using basic equipment.

Discotek

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build, Microphones | Electronics & Music Maker, Feb 1983
The Microphone Input stage

Electro Music Engineer

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build, Maintenance / Repair / Modification, Microphones | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1982
Powering Capacitor Microphones

Guide to Electronic Music Techniques

Feature | Topic: Microphones | Electronics & Music Maker, Jul 1981
Microphone techniques for 'Musique Concrete'

Home Recording - Part 4

Feature | Topic: Home Studio, Microphones, Recording | Music UK, Sep 1982
Taking The Mike

Taking the Mike — All you'll ever need to know

Home Recording - Part 7

Feature | Topic: Buyer's Guide, Home Studio, Microphones, Recording | Music UK, Dec 1982
Studio Equipment - Part Two

Nobby Line continues the run down on Music U.K.'s 8-track package. This month — accessit units

How It Works - The Microphone - Part 5

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Sound Fundamentals | Sound On Sound, Jul 1987

Continuing our 'How It Works' series, David Mellor lays bare the facts about the applications and workings of the commonest types of microphone.

Lesser Known Facts About The Common C-ducer

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Recording | Home & Studio Recording, Sep 1984

Miking applications for this novel transducer that will turn your electric bass 'acoustic'!

Looking at Microphones

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Sound Fundamentals | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1981

M-S Recording

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Recording | Home & Studio Recording, Jan 1984
A Blast From The Past

Mid and Side microphone recording techniques revisited.

Mating Microphones

Feature | Topic: Microphones | Home & Studio Recording, Aug 1984
Interconnect

Mating Microphones - ever wondered why your low impedance mic won't work well with your recorder? Then read on...

Microphone Basics

Feature | Topic: Microphones | Recording Musician, Nov 1992

Why are microphones so different, why do some cost the earth — and which one should you use for which job? All is revealed.

Mikes - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Microphones | One Two Testing, Jan 1984

On speaking terms.

Mikes - Part 3

Feature | Topic: Microphones | One Two Testing, Feb 1984

Concluding signal.

Mikes - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Sound Fundamentals | One Two Testing, Dec 1983

Who are they?

Realistic PZM Modification

Feature | Topic: Electronics / Build, Microphones | Home & Studio Recording, Mar 1984

How to turn this inexpensive PZM into a balanced line microphone

Recording Techniques - Part 2

Feature | Topic: Microphones, Recording | Sound On Sound, Jan 1990

PART 2: Microphones. David Mellor cuts through the mythology of microphone techniques with some practical advice.

 

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