Recording your playing

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by Kevin Hilman, Nov 22, 2005.

  1. Kevin Hilman

    Kevin Hilman Pianissimo User

    Jan 24, 2005
    Salt Lake City, UT
    Thanks for your input. Who makes mini-disc recorders and what can I expect to pay?

  2. trpguyy

    trpguyy Piano User

    Nov 26, 2003
  3. missednote

    missednote Pianissimo User

    Jul 24, 2005
    Naples, Italy
    I thnk for basic recording that mini-disc is definately the way to go. Make sure that you get one with a microphone input on it!! I saw one online at for $199. As far as a mic goes I would suggest the Sony ECM-MS907. It runs on one AA battery and is going for $80 on the same website. I can send you a MP3 I made of a big band concert using that same mic. It's a really great quality for what is essentially a handheld setup.

    EDIT- I'd stay away from the 'T' style mics unless it's on a cord. I have a friend that got one and it had no cord and it plugged right into the side of the recorder. Well it was so sensitive that it actually picked up the sound of the disc spinning on the recording!

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