Recording Studio: Shakuhachi

Recording Studio: Honkyoku, the “original music” of the shakuhachi, represents one of the major genres of traditional Japanese music. The name of the instrument is derived from an ancient system of measurement, shakuhachi being the corruption of i shaku ha...

Recording Studio: Pipe Organ

Recording Studio: One of the most popular summer pastimes is attending a baseball game. Maybe you can hear it now-the crack of the bat, the keyboard fanfare for a base hit – the recording studio background music for the summer. What many fans may not realize,...

Sydney Recording Studio: Harmonica

The Sydney Recording Studio harmonica has a long history, beginning in China with an instrument called the Sheng. The harmonica was further developed in Europe early in the 19th century, with the first harmonicas manufactured in Germany. The best known harmonica...

Voice over Sydney: Old Comedy

Voice over Sydney: Dramatic comedy grew out of the boisterous choruses and dialogue of the fertility rites of the feasts of the Greek god Dionysus. What became known to theater historians as Old Comedy in ancient Greece was a series of loosely connected scenes (using...

Recording Studio: Fluglehorn

Recording Studio: The early 18th century Fluegel horn was a large hunting horn of semicircular configuration. It’s bearer was referred to as the “Flügelmeister.” The role of the Flügelmeister was to direct the phases of the hunt, which like its British counterpart was...