Insights on proper drum recording techniques including tuning, miking, mixing, and more.
In The Drum Recording Handbook, mega-selling pro audio author Bobby Owsinski and in-demand recording engineer Dennis Moody reveal amazing secrets for getting outstanding drum track recordings every time, from every session. Recording acoustic drums is one of the toughest challenges faced by every audio engineer, but this Hal Leonard book helps removes some of the mystery.
Interviews include Bernie Dresel, Ricky Lawson, Brian MacLeod, and Dave Weckl. With this book and CD tutorial, you'll learn:
•How to tune drums for the studio the right way, every time
• Mic techniques for every kind of recording session, large or small
•The right way to mix your drum tracks for all kinds of music genres
A 90-minute companion features Steely Dan and Earth, Wind, and Fire drummer Michael White, and shows you the processes used to achieve amazing drum recordings every time, no matter what kind of studio you have—professional or home-based.