The Drum Recording Handbook, Mixed media product Book

The Drum Recording Handbook Mixed media product

Part of the Technical Reference series

Mixed media product

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Drums are the foundation of just about any kind of music and a great drum sound is essential to a great recording but that sound can be elusive.

EThe Drum Recording Handbook Second EditionE uncovers the secrets of making amazing drum recordings even using the most inexpensive gear.

It's all in the technique and this book will show you how to do it.

You'll discoverTHU The secret to making your drums sound great even before you turn the mics onTHU Typical mics and miking techniques used by the pros to get great sounds (and how to get those same results without the high-end gear)THU Can't-miss mic placement for all drums cymbals and room micsTHU Simple alternative miking techniques that work every timeTHU How to get the best headphone mix for your drummerTHU The secret to a great-sounding drum mixTHAlong the way you'll get exclusive drum-tuning tips and techniques from the famous Drum Doctor and great session advice from interviews with hit-maker drummers including Bernie Dresel Johnny Hernandez Ricky Lawson Brian MacLeod and Dave Weckl.THThis updated edition features a completely new layout for easier reference during a session.

It also has new chapters on different types of percussion and even more interviews with some of the world's greatest drummers.