Guest Post by Ben Jacklin
There was a time, not so long ago at all, where home recordings weren’t really an option for most of us. To get any sort of a decent recording you needed a huge amount of hardware and equipment.
Technology never sits still for long, and home recordings have become a real possibility for musicians, and recordings made in your bedroom can work their way into professional quality pieces of music or demos to send to bandmates, but only if you know what you are doing.
I’ve made it sound so easy, and although it has become a lot simpler, it is important to have an understanding of the basics of recording audio. The following tips are designed to transform your crackly, distant sounding piano recordings into clear, crisp audio.