Comparative assessment of various microphones types and locations :
- Zoom H6, used in X-Y 120° mode, recording ambiant sound from mid distance
- Paired Oktava MK 012-0, used in A-B layout, recording direct sound from hammers line
- Zoom H2n, used in X-Y 120° mode, recording soundboard sound from floor
No post-processing applied, except normalization of each record to -1dB.
Piano : Yamaha C7X
Cover : Krishna song, Annick Chartreux (from Piano Jazz Blues vol.1 ; Ed. Henri Lemoine)