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Acoustic Guitar Miking Techniques

Video Description

Every acoustic guitar has its own unique tonal qualities and capturing that distinct sound in the studio can be very difficult. There's no right or wrong answers but there is a method to the madness of recording an acoustic guitar. Recording engineer Jeff Dykhouse demostrates the microphone selection and placement process of recording an acoustic guitar in a studio setting. You will hear and see the comparison process that led Jeff to select both the microphones and placement for this particular recording situation.