Park City Beethoven Festival

These are recordings of the Park City Beethoven Festival.  Recordings are the property of Michael Carnes but are available to festival performers at no charge. They may be used for any purpose except commercial release.  But please be considerate of your fellow performers and make sure you have their permission for use in broadcast situations or on any other website.  I would also appreciate acknowledgement as recording engineer.  Just use my contact form to let me know.

Not all of the festival recordings are available here, but over time I hope to flesh out the page a bit.

Legal Notes

Recordings are the property of Michael Carnes but are available to festival performers at no charge. They may be used for any purpose except commercial release.  But please be considerate of your fellow performers and make sure you have their permission for use in broadcast situations or on any other website.  I would also appreciate acknowledgement as recording engineer.  Just use my contact form to let me know.

FILES

For the most recent concert these are lossless WAV files, in zipped archives.  For older concerts, the files are high-quality AAC (which will play best on iTunes). Download and unzip the files on any computer and you can play them in iTunes are any other player. Right-click on each link and you should be able to download to any folder on your computer.


2016 Season

Notes (location, players, etc) are incomplete.  Check your datebooks to see if you played these dates.

2017 Season

All concerts recorded at Park City Community Church.

July 6

Tech Notes

Recorded with Pro Tools, 192K, 24-bit (downsampled to 44.1 for this page). Sweetened with Exponential Audio R4 reverbSchoeps MK21 (center mic), Schoeps MK2 (side mics).  Wide LCR configuration (minor mono-compatibility issues). AKG 414XLS (subcardioid) for piano detail.

July 13

Tech Notes

Recorded with Pro Tools, 192K, 24-bit (downsampled to 44.1 for this page). Sweetened with Exponential Audio R4 reverbAEA N8 ribbon microphones, Blumlein arrangement

July 20

Tech Notes

Recorded with Pro Tools, 192K, 24-bit (downsampled to 44.1 for this page). Sweetened with Exponential Audio R4 reverbSchoeps MK21 (center mic), Schoeps MK2 (side mics).  Decca tree arrangement. Noise removal with Izotope RX (it was a noisy audience and I don't have the time to go after everything.  My apologies).

July 27

Tech Notes

Recorded with Pro Tools, 192K, 24-bit (downsampled to 44.1 for this page). Sweetened with Exponential Audio R4 reverbSchoeps MK21 (center mic), Schoeps MK2 (side mics).  Decca tree arrangement. Noise removal with Izotope RX

Oct 1

Tech Notes

Recorded with Pro Tools, 192K, 24-bit (downsampled to 44.1 for this page). Sweetened with unreleased Exponential Audio reverb. Schoeps MK21 (center mic), Schoeps MK2 (side mics).  Schoeps MK2H (surround mics). Decca tree arrangement. Noise removal with Izotope RX