Mic types & placement

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In this lesson, Nik explains which microphones he uses to record a snare drum and hihat and how best to position them. The microphones he uses include a Shure SM57 above the snare drum, a Shure SM57 above the hihat and an AKG 414 below the snare drum to pick up the snares.

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