University of Massachusetts-Lowell - October 7, 2008
Meeting Topic:Drum Tuning for the Recording Session
Moderator Name:MeiLing Loo
Speaker Name:Tony Funaro, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Percussion
Meeting Location:Lowell, MA
Tony Funaro, UMass Lowell Percussion Major talks to the student chapter this week about drum tuning and how to avoid getting into those sticky situations that leave you with a less-than-desirable drum track printed to tape. Some simple methods, tips, and tools such as equal tightening, what to listen for, and even the sound qualities produced by different hardware and types of drum shells were explained - all valuable tools for learning recording engineers.