SOUND ENGINEER PHIL WRIGHT USES ALL DPA ON 'JOKER, LIVE IN CONCERT'
Will a rider, containing only DPA microphones, really make a difference?
According to Phil Wright and many experts that have heard Joker, Live in Concert, the answer is yes - the sound is next level. Listen to Phil explain about his decision.
Joker, Live in Concert is Todd Phillips’ award-winning film, Joker, screened with the accompaniment of a live orchestra playing composer Hildur Guðnadóttir’s award-winning score.
0:00 Intro: "Let's go with the dream spec"
0:20 Essentially a 2-hour cello concerto
1:02 "I wanted a much more detailed capture"
1:11 The cello set up with a DPA 4011 pencil mic
1:44 DPAs on the rest of the instruments – 4011s, 4015s, 2011s
2:39 CORE 4099 instrument mics deliver headroom, dynamic range and fast transients
3:05 How much difference will all DPA really make?