Final Projects due this week

Your final projects are due in your labs this week (April 4, 5). You will be presenting your website to the class. If you are not in class to present your website you will not receive a mark.


Quiz & Guest speaker: Mitch Ballentine – Social Media

You will have a quiz on the recording topics we’ve covered this term at the beginning of class in your lecture on Tuesday March 7th @ 1pm in the auditorium.

Following the quiz will be a presentation by Mitch Ballentine of on the topic of Social Media.

Common mics and recording vocals

Common Microphones


AKG 414 – OH, Acoustic guitars, Vocals

Neumann U87 – Vocals


Shure SM58 – Vocals

Shure SM57 – Snare, guitar amps, brass.

Shure SM7B – Vocals, HH, guitar amps, bass amps, radio broadcast.

Sennheiser MD 421 – Toms, guitar amps, bass amps.

AKG D112 – Kick, bass amps.

Electro Voice RE20 – Kick, vocals, sax, radio broadcast.

Sennheiser e906 – Guitar amps, brass.

Yamaha SKRM-100 Subkick – Kick (reversed speaker cone)


Royer Labs R-121 – Guitar amps, brass.