CIU110 Reflective Journal Week 5

This week we learned how to mic up a piano in several ways and record the piano into a stereo mix.

Two basic ways to set up microphones placement to record a piano are AB and XY.

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AB Mic Placement ^

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XY Mic Placement^

Both give a slightly different sound.

Piano Miking. Retrieved from http://www.practical-music-production.com/recording-piano.html

After 5 weeks of uni I finally had my head around the Neve 75 Studio and passed the Signal flow test today!