Drum Miking Techniques

In Drum Miking Techniques you will learn the art of drum miking and how techniques have changed and evolved throughout the history of contemporary music. This course takes a look at concepts from microphone selection and placement to recording and signal processing. Students will survey different genres of music and the styles of influential engineers like Glyn Johns and Eddie Kramer to get a better perspective on how the sound of the drum kit can be the defining element in the production of a song.


Upon Completion of this Course, you will have learned the following:

• Differentiate between the various components of the drum set

• Tune the drum set

• Select and place microphones for the kick, snare, toms and over-heads

• Recognize phasing issues

• Configure room mics

• Use different mic techniques depending on the number of mics available

• Use effects like compression and EQ to get tracks to sit in the mix more effectively

• Sound check and record the drum set

 

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