recording piano

How to Record Piano in Your Home Studio

There are just so many factors to consider with a piano. Pianos are incredibly dynamic instruments, more so than any other instrument I can think of. They’re very percussive and they resonate a whole lot. A lot of microphones tend to get overdriven when recording a live piano, and when you’re using microphones that don’t have a pad, you might find you’re overdriving the microphone, not the preamp – though there’s a potential for that too. Read more.