How many takes?

Choir Recording

One of the delights about our business is that we record a whole range of different groups from Primary School Choirs to professional Chamber Choirs, Competition Bands and A Cappella Choruses. As a result of this wide range of clientele Read More …

Recording Cranleigh Prep School Chamber Choir

Cranleigh-prep

Last week we returned to Cranleigh Preparatory School in Surrey to record a second album with their Chamber Choir directed by Catherine Beddison. As a pupil of Cranleigh Prep (albeit some 30 or so years ago) it is always a Read More …

Second Album for Penistone Ladies Choir

We are delighted to announce that our second album for Penistone Ladies Choir was delivered this week.   This time, PLC joined up with Skelmanthorpe Male Voice Choir which is also Directed by the lovely Jane Hobson to create a Read More …

Choirs – Enunciation and the importance of Lyrics

Diction

The microphones we use for recording on location are incredibly sensitive. So much so they could probably pick up a pin dropping in the car park outside. We set up the microphones so they will pick up all parts of Read More …

How long is a day?

session-time

For the most part when we are quoting for a recording session we normally refer to a ‘full day’ on location.  But what exactly does this mean and how long is a day? The setup When we are recording on Read More …

A simple guide on mic placements for recording drums for beginners

Drum mic

Mic placement is a significant part of any recording technique. It’s important to know a bit about placement before you approach recording your drum set. How many mics you use and where you position them will be a very big Read More …