Case Study

January 2005
Mix;Jan2005, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p28
Case Study
The article suggests means to get a big, clean sound out of a small space through the case study of Nashville studio drummer Tony Morra. Morra had a small room. So, for getting a big, clean sound out of this small space is the result of a combination of careful room design, kit choice and placement, and a finely honed recording technique that involves particular microphone placement and signal chain choices. To get the most from his modest space, Morra hired designer Dennis Kurtilla, who helped him with some simple and inexpensive ideas to convert his garage into an ideal drum tracking room, with variable acoustics to boot.


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