“It’s unique to have a tool that is precise as a measurement microphone, but still has amazing musical quality,” Schreier explains about the CO-100Ks
Johnathan Smith Chooses Sanken CO-100K Mics
“I absolutely love the CO-100K mics,” says Smith at the Aspen Music Festival. “I have used them on just about everything and it always sounds amazing.”
Longtime favorites the CU-31 and CU-32 compact music mics were discontinued in the USA, but by popular demand are now back.
Sanken Chromatic Mics at METAlliance Academy Capitol Studios Session
Check out Sanken Mic photos of METAlliance recording more than 20 songs during the March Academy weekend of recording sessions, at Capitol Studios in Hollywood.
“We’ve used our CO-100K on brass, strings, piano, cymbals and anything else where we want to be sure we’re capturing the full spectrum of sound you’d hear in the room. With the Sankens, we know it’s all there.”
SnowGhost owner, designer, and chief engineer Brett Allen explains how he uses his Sanken 100Ks, “We use them a lot for room ambience and for sampling at 192k,
Grammy Award-winning producer/engineer Frank Filipetti has added a seventh Grammy to his collection. Filipetti was the lead music producer and recording engineer/mixer for 2017’s Best Musical Theater Album: “The Color Purple.”
The Sanken Chromatic line of professional studio microphones has announced a distribution network and seven new dealers in the United States and Canada.
Innovative pianist Scott D. Davis is known worldwide for his “Rock Concert Piano” and his fondness for reinventing heavy metal classics for the solo grand piano. He explains how he uses Sanken CU-44X Mk II and CO-100K mics for his piano work
Innovative recording entrepreneur John Newton, founder of Soundmirror Recording, has packed up his Sanken Chromatic CO-100K microphones to record a men’s choir in Russia’s Saratov Cathedral.
Sanken, Japan’s first and most original microphone company, has introduced the new CU-51 cardioid condenser microphone as part of the Sanken Chromatic range of professional studio microphones. The CU-51’s unique dual-capsule design provides an exacting cardioid pattern ideal for vocals and a wide range of musical applications.
Sanken Microphones’ new CU-55 cardioid microphone has been certified by the Music Engineering and Technology Alliance (METAlliance). Featuring a modern, compact design, the CU-55 provides a rich vintage sound in a small, lightweight, easy to position package.