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Re: How to control mic and mix volume while recording

You're right about the Mackie, and perhaps it's time I turned loose of it. I use it primarily for its EQ and FX on mic/line inputs; but I can always add those treatments downstream in the mix. My keyboard has L/R stereo outs, but the Scarlett 4i4 can handle those along with the Mic/Gtr. I was also u...
by Jmgweb77Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:18 pm
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Re: How to control mic and mix volume while recording

Using Mackie ProFX6v3, Focusrite Scarlett 4i4, Behringer MicroAmp HA400. Let's use the single mic scenario (I sometimes simultaneously record other instruments (guitar / keyboard) through the Mackie as well as vocals. Mic runs to Mackie Line1, Main Outs from Mackie to Scarlett 4i4 which is connected...
by Jmgweb77Wed Jun 22, 2022 9:43 pm
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Re: How to control mic and mix volume while recording

That's an interesting idea I hadn't considered. Thanks, I'll give it a go...
by Jmgweb77Wed Jun 22, 2022 8:15 pm
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Re: How to control mic and mix volume while recording

Thanks, but that's exactly the one I'm using. Problem is the mix/mic blend, not the overall volume...
by Jmgweb77Wed Jun 22, 2022 8:03 pm
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How to control mic and mix volume while recording

When I record singers in my home studio, we use a stereo headphone amplifier for the singer and myself to hear the mix and vocal together. However, the singers prefer quieter vocal levels than myself so I cannot clearly hear the mic. My setup runs the mics through a Mackie mixer and out to a Focusri...
by Jmgweb77Wed Jun 22, 2022 7:18 pm
Forum: Recording: Gear & Techniques Topic: How to control mic and mix volume while recording Replies: 16 Views: 379