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Re: Tips for recording a cello
      26/05/11 07:43 PM
Acoustic strings can be quite a loud source so I'd mic a foot or two away, depending on what kind of sound you're after. I'd say mic closer if you want a more raw rosinny sound and further back for a smother tone.

I'm quite the amateur myself but I would think you could get a decent sound with the single C4000 if it were an accompaniment instrument in the mix, but as it's a solo recording, I would try and get hold of a matched pair of small diaphragm condensers with a decent low and mid response particularly and use stereo A/B.

Just my thoughts, anyone else feel free to tell me if I'm totally wrong, I'm still learning!


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