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Old 5th August 2019
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Originally Posted by Eric D View Post
Hello,

Next week I have to record an organ in a church (see picture) .

I plan to use a pair of OM1's for this recording, because their very natural reproduction and their great low frequency extension seems appealing for this kind of recording .
This will be my first experience with omnis for organ recording .

Opinions ?
This organ is really loud and the acoustics may be difficult: the church is long and not very wide, also lots of stone around. Not sure if AB omni is the best solution here. The use of nearfield omnis may benefit the rather sharp tone and stops of this instrument. Beware of the chamades ...