We test every pickup, mic, and preamp on the market
Demo every major and boutique brand of pickup (and mini mic) for violin, viola, and cello and shoot them out in real time using our unique media player.
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Our New Neumann MCM 114 is here!
including a shootout against the DPA 4099... which is best???
Effects For Violin?
New Tutorial-Cello Amplification Tips
CloudVocal Mk. 2
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