Jeanette Kierstead

History of the Banjo






The banjo belongs in the lute family of instruments. It’s a drum with strings basically. While a kind of drum instrument with strings can be traced back to the 13th […]

What is Microphone Phasing?






If you’ve ever tried to record an instrument with more than one microphone and wondered why the resultant sound is not quite right, you’ve experienced microphone phasing. First, we’ll talk […]