Hal Leonard has released Mic Choices & Placement, a new installment of The Blackbird Foundation Series at Groove3.
Taught by The Blackbird Academy Co-Director and Instructor Kevin Becka, this new course covers the essential information need to choose and place the right microphone to get a great sound at the source.
The course is broken up into 9 easy-to-digest tutorials, each not longer than 5 minutes, ideal for learning throughout the day when time allows. Topics include:
- Microphone features: phantom power, front and side address, on- and off-axis.
- Frequency Response & Directionality: polar patterns and how they affect the quality of your recording.
- Proximity Effect and why no two mics sound the same.
- Voicing, Roll-Off & Pad.
- Mono & Stereo Placement.
- Specialty mics.
Kevin Becka leads the tutorials at an easy-to-follow speed, accompanied by professional video and great visuals from Blackbird Studios in the heart of music town Nashville, TN.
Mic Choices & Placement is available for purchase at Groove3.com for $15 USD or with Groove3’s All Access Pass for $15 USD/month.