Meeting Topic: Mount Paran Christian School's Murray Arts Center Mic Shootout
Moderator Name: Marshall Young
Meeting Location: Mount Paran Christian School's Murray Arts Center, Kennesaw, Ga.
This event was a hybrid in-person and virtual event. Multiple musicians and vocal talents performed on individual or groups of microphones so that audio engineers and performers could hear the unique sonic characteristics different microphones capture. Sponsors were Hamilton Audio Visual ($50 for pizza) and Sweetwater (a door prize worth ~$50).
Sound sources included:
Male Voice - Speaking
Female Voice - Singing
Microphones on the electric guitar were:
Microphones used on the other sound sources were:
Audio Technica 4033
Manley Reference Gold
Pyle Pro PDMIC78
At least one attendee joined the AES after the event. An edited version of the Pro Tools session has been shared to the AES Discord server so other members can review the recorded comparisons.
Written By: Marshall Young, AES Atlanta Committee Member