Wednesday, June 8, 2022

The Complete Guide to Recording & Mixing Cajon

The cajon is a wonderfully expressive percussion instrument that has become increasingly popular in recent years as a more intimate, minimalistic alternative to full drum kits in a lot of acoustic music. But how do you go about recording and mixing what is essentially a wooden box? In this article, we’ll be looking at three ways you can mic up a cajon for great sounding recordings, and how you can make them sound even better with a few simple mixing moves.