Although years of experience gives one good judgment regarding what particular microphone to use for a certain project, relying on the basics and considering a few details still wouldn’t hurt.
Here is a list of know-how when it comes to selecting the right microphone for the job.
One microphone doesn’t cover it all, even if you have the most expensive microphone sometimes its just not the one for the job. It’s all about characteristics.
Complement your instrument by choosing the right microphone. Choose something that has lower frequencies than your instrument so they don’t eventually clash and battle it out.
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