Active stereo ribbon microphone designed to be used as an overhead or room microphone. Used just five times (for the recording of the latest Matthew Herbert Big Band Album). Complete with case, cradle, twin XLR connector and manual.
Active stereo ribbon microphone designed to be used as an overhead or room microphone.
Used just five times (for the recording of the latest Matthew Herbert Big Band Album).
Complete with case, cradle, twin XLR connector and manual.
Selling on behalf of Matthew Herbert. This mic was bought for the recording of his latest Big Band project and used for recordings in five European cities for the album “The State Between Us”. The whole band was recorded primarily using six of these microphones in the room. The quality of the recordings is a testament to the quality of the mics (as is the fact that Matthew selected them for the job in the first place!).
Info from the Sontronics site:
The Sontronics Apollo 2 is an active stereo ribbon microphone designed to be used as an overhead or room microphone.
The Sontronics Apollo 2 uses two highly sensitive ribbons mounted in a Blumlein configuration for stereo miking. Each element can also be used on their own for mono operations. It delivers open top-end with surprising clarity as well as deep and full sound. Active in design, the Apollo 2 uses a phantom power circuit and custom-wound UK-made transformers allowing it to be used with very little gain.
The sound of the Apollo 2 is rich, surprisingly life-like with a three-dimensional stage that makes it ideal for recording overhead, room ambiance, orchestras, percussions and more.
Sontronics APOLLO 2 Stereo Ribbon Microphone Main Features:
For more information head to the Sontronics website.
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Excellent. Used for just five sessions. Light signs of use only. Mainly scuffs to the cradle and some scuffing to the case.
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