Preparing for the new term

Christmas CD Recording

When I was younger, one of the most depressing moments of the school holiday was going into the local WH Smith in Guildford during the first week of August to find signs everywhere that said ‘Back to School’. Somehow this Read More …

Taking Bookings for Christmas Recordings in 2017

Christmas CD

As the rain lashes against our office windows, not too far to the South, there are many people on the A303 taking their caravans  and tents towards the promise of Cornish Sunshine and a long hot summer spent on the Read More …

Recording at Focus School – Cottingham Campus

Focus School

Our trip to Hull to record at the Focus School in Cottingham, represented the third Focus School we have recorded in this year.  This recording followed on fairly closely behind our recording at Focus in Stockport. This recording had been Read More …

Recording at Focus School – Stockport Campus

A couple of years ago, in 2015, we were invited to record a CD at Focus School in Stockport.  This was memorable for a number of reasons. First and foremost, the choir were outstanding and certainly one of the best school choirs we Read More …

Free Recordings for Primary Schools

School CD

Back in 2006, 4 Part Music revolutionised the way Schools were able to record a CD when we came up with the model of offering Free* Recording Sessions to Primary schools all over the UK.  More than 10 years later Read More …

How many microphones do you need?

AKG 426 Mid Side Microphone

One of the more common questions we are asked when bidding for recording work is how many microphones will be used for the recording?   Without wishing to sound off hand about it, the usual answer is however many we need! Read More …