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Old 10th January 2020
Lives for gear

Originally Posted by David Spearritt View Post
But a proper stereo array is always cleaner in my experience
Agree in principle, with the added caveat that it also be located in the proper place. Which in many concert recording scenarios is either impossible or compromised...due to audience seating, hall management rules, cranky video people, etc. That's why the 4 mic array is the 'default rescue job', to make the best of a bad situation, when 'proper' just isn't possible.