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Peacock's and Patitucci's mystery floating microphone

Discussion in 'Amps, Mics & Pickups [DB]' started by Nivaca, Jul 3, 2005.


  1. Nivaca

    Nivaca

    Jan 8, 2005
    I've seen many videos of Gary Peacock (with K. Jarrett) and of John Patitucci (with C. Corea) where they place a regular microphone floating in between the legs of the bridge (using a foam or something).
    Does anybody know how is it really placed? What kind of microphone is it? Has anybody tried that? Thanks in advance.

    I post a pic of "The Keith Jarrett Trio Live at Open Theatre East" (1993), where the mic can be seen. BTW, a great concert I recommend.
     

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  2. Ashley Long

    Ashley Long

    Jan 3, 2004
  3. Nivaca

    Nivaca

    Jan 8, 2005
    I don't think so; it seems to be just a normal type (i.e., a handheld dynamic or condenser) microphone. (Whereas Accusound mics are designed specifically for instruments.)
     
  4. Ric Vice

    Ric Vice Supporting Member

    Jul 2, 2005
    Olivette, Missouri
    I don't know for sure, but It could be the same AKG mic
    that Dave Holland uses