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by nevil
Thu May 23, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: microphones for flute
Replies: 16
Views: 22437

Re: microphones for flute

Most reviews about snowballs were focused on its superiority as a pod cast mic... didnt find reviews specific to flutes. Have you used them for recording flutes?
by nevil
Sat May 18, 2013 6:11 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: microphones for flute
Replies: 16
Views: 22437

Re: microphones for flute

Thanks very much, and thanks once again to everyone for all the suggestions.
by nevil
Fri May 17, 2013 5:25 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Indian classical music and flute
Replies: 4
Views: 10876

Re: Indian classical music and flute

The Avi Adir is wonderful... thanks for posting this.
by nevil
Fri May 17, 2013 5:24 pm
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: My Flute recording with a USB microphone
Replies: 5
Views: 6476

Re: My Flute recording with a USB microphone

I have made another recording and this one sound much better. I am grateful for all the valuable suggestions that had helped me get a better sound quality. I have posted the link here of the new song I have recorded on the same flute (and the same mic, software etc) as before.... the only difference...
by nevil
Fri May 17, 2013 5:16 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: microphones for flute
Replies: 16
Views: 22437

Re: microphones for flute

I guess this post is running out of steam... so I thought I would post my latest venture with the Samsun C01U USB mic (again its the same Bansuri C# flute, I had used in the previous video). However, this time, I just played it the way I normally play, and not try to create any artificial sweetness....
by nevil
Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:26 am
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: My Flute recording with a USB microphone
Replies: 5
Views: 6476

My Flute recording with a USB microphone

A few weeks ago I had researched the internet on making recordings for youtube using the USB microphone for flute, and surprisingly there was none! I took my chances and bought it anyway, and looks like it has turned out okay. The flute I have used is a C# Indian Bamboo flute (Bansuri). The tone of ...
by nevil
Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:10 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Indian classical music and flute
Replies: 4
Views: 10876

Re: Indian classical music and flute

It is possible to play western music with the bansuri, but to play the hindustani music on western music can sometimes be limiting. The reason is that western flutes are based on keys, and the transition from one note to the other is rather abrupt. One of the central points of Hindustani music is th...
by nevil
Sun Dec 02, 2012 3:49 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: microphones for flute
Replies: 16
Views: 22437

Re: microphones for flute

I have recorded this piece with the Samson c01U USB mike. I have used a C# flute, and by playing closer (chorus) -and -away (intro and end parts) from the microphone - and slightly varying the blowing, I have been able to get the two different tones from the same flute on this song. http://www.youtu...