Q&A with James
Q: How long have you been using Earthworks products?
A: Ten years or so…
Q: What Earthworks products are you using?
A: The PianoMic system.
Q: Favorite Earthworks product?
A: That one!
Q: What is your favorite thing about Earthworks products and their performance?
A: In live situations and in the studio I get a very pristine real world piano sound with just the right transients and tone present across the full range of the piano.
Q: Best tip for using Earthworks?
A: Each piano has a different sweet spot that the PianoMic system will work best in. You have to experiment.
Q: Career highlights?
A: Conducting the Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra for their program with Crosby Stills & Nash. Working closely with Wynton Marsalis was the best master class ever.