A microphone system for a Theorbe? Ischell ...

An instrument that you don't see every day, the theorbo or teorb, is a plucked string instrument - a kind of large lute - created in Italy at the end of the XNUMXth century. In the XNUMXth century, the evolution of the theorbo followed two paths: the Roman theorbo, also called chitarrone, and the Padua theorbo. The theorbo was used ...

The J48C with 9v battery option

The J48C with the 9v battery option will allow you to use this system in a very versatile way. In fact, you can then make it work with a balanced TRS / XLR jack cable and phantom power from the amp or a mixer, but also with a standard mono jack cable ... In this case, the 9v battery automatically takes over to power the ...

Ischell to the old plows in the SONO Mag in September ...

You will find in SONO Mag n ° 413 of September, an article on the pre-production of The Secret Church Orchestra which performed this summer at the Vieilles Charrues festival with Fabrice Tison at the console. He chose, among other things, to equip the string quartet and the grand piano with Ischell systems. Two contact microphones X48C for...

Ischell and world music: the Bolon

The Bolon, is a traditional Mandingo instrument found in Mali or Guinea, tuned an octave lower than the N'goni, it is made of two assembled gourds covered with a skin and a round handle. The strings are twisted skin and run through the center of the bridge and the neck. The contact microphone Ischell is placed at ...