Session musician Andrew Synowiec recording acoustic instruments in his House of Syn Studio.
All instruments recorded on a pair of R-122 MKll ribbon mics
4) Taylor Acoustic Guitar
7) Martin Acoustic Guitar
8) Baritone Acoustic Guitar
9) 12-String Acoustic Guitar
Two R-122 MKIIs mounted on a stereo bar, using the rear side of both mics with bass cut switches engaged. Both mics fed into a Manley Force mic preamp (high pass filter at 120hz), into a TK Audio stereo equalizer with 2db of boost at 12k, into a TK Audio stereo compressor set to a 2:1 ratio with very slow attack and release times and less than 2db of gain reduction. Pro Tools AIR Reverb.
In this video, Los Angeles session guitarist and multi-instrumentalist Andrew Synowiec demonstrates how he uses two R-122 MKll’s, permanently mounted on a movable stereo bar, to record all of his acoustic instruments in his Los Angeles based George Augspurger-designed House of Syn Studio.
Visit www.andrewsynowiec.com to learn more or to contact Andrew.
Here are 16-bit WAV files of each of the instruments in this video.
Acoustic Guitar, Nylon String
Taylor Acoustic Guitar
Martin Acoustic Guitar
Baritone Acoustic Guitar
12-String Acoustic Guitar