”A good sound comes from a good musician and a good instrument”, says Jan Erik Kongshaug, founder of the famous Rainbow Studio in Oslo.
Opus 3 once was synonymous for great music recorded in authentic recording venues with minimal micing. Great music is still there but for the rest: times are changing. Jan-Eric Persson explains.
In 2L recordings the listener sits in the midst of the musicians.
A digitizing project of all recordings issued in Finland since 1901 is currently under way at the Music Library.
Two three years ago I asked the rather progressive 12 Tónar record shop in Iceland to send me some material …
The first book attempts to offer a broader and more dynamic understanding of the recording industry, while the second unveils the historical meaning of the most important digital format of our times: MP3.