The Behringer U-PHORIA UMC204HD - Vocal and Instrument Recording Kit from B&H includes a U-PHORIA UMC204HD audio interface, a C-1 studio condenser microphone, a Polsen SDC-2150 small-diaphragm condenser microphone, and Shure SRH240A stereo headphones. The kit is designed to handle a variety of vocal and instrument miking and recording options for singers, choirs, acoustic guitars, percussion, and more.
The U-PHORIA UMC204HD features two MIDAS-designed preamps, four outputs, and MIDI I/Os. It allows for capturing audio at 24-bit/192 kHz resolution, with near-zero latency monitoring while recording.
The C-1 condenser mic is equipped with a large diaphragm capsule and a cardioid polar pattern, ideal for accurately recording vocals with minimal off-axis noise.
With its small diaphragm and cardioid polar pattern, the Polsen SDC-2150 can be positioned either near or far a sound source, and is well suited for recording stringed and percussive instruments, with plenty of transients.
Lightweight and comfortable, the Shure SRH240A headphones provide clear, detailed monitoring, and feature a closed-back design that helps block out ambient noise.
Behringer U-PHORIA UMC204HD - USB 2.0 Audio Interface
The U-PHORIA UMC204HD from Behringer is a two input, four output, USB 2.0 audio interface that features MIDAS-designed preamps. Powered from the USB bus, the cross platform interface includes zero-latency direct monitoring for recording, LED indicators for status, signal and clipping, and a dedicated headphone output with volume control and a monitor A/B source select for DJ-style cueing.
Connectivity includes a pair of XLR/TRS combo inputs, while the outputs feature two 1/4" TRS and four RCA phono connectors. A pair of 1/4" TRS insert allow for processing using external effects. Dedicated MIDI input and output terminals provide additional MIDI connectivity and global phantom power is available for use with condenser microphones. Free software downloads are available on registering the item.
Behringer C-1 Studio Condenser Microphone
The C-1 Studio Condenser Microphone from Behringer offers a cardioid pickup pattern for maximum sound source separation and feedback rejection. This low noise microphone is suitable for a wide range of recording scenarios, including project, professional, and home studio applications. There is a pressure gradient transducer and a shock-mounted large diaphragm capsule for open, transparent sound with high-quality transient response. It is constructed of a die-cast metal body for durability and features an LED light to indicate when the microphone is receiving phantom power. The C-1 includes a swivel mount and custom case.
Cardioid Polar Pattern
Wide Frequency Response
Polsen SDC-2150 Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone
The SDC-2150 from Polsen is a small-diaphragm cardioid condenser microphone for capturing high-quality audio. It features an accurate and fast response to transient levels and can be used in several applications for recording acoustic instruments such as close-miking pianos, kick drums, cymbals, snares, and more. In addition, it can be used as a drum-overhead mic.
Featuring a tailored frequency response, with slightly accentuated mid-highs, this microphone captures sound naturally and can handle high sound-pressure level (SPL) with no distortion. The solid-metal construction provides durability and will withstand use in the most demanding environments.
The SDC-2150 Small-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone is versatile and includes a mic clip with a 5/8" threaded socket and a 3/8" adapter, which makes it suitable for mounting on a mic stand or a boompole.
Cardioid Polar Pattern
Tailored Frequency Response for Instruments
High SPL Levels
Sturdy and Durable
Shure SRH240A Professional Around-Ear Stereo Headphones
The SRH240A Professional Around-Ear Stereo Headphones from Shure provide high-quality audio in a lightweight and comfortable design. Large 40mm neodymium dynamic drivers provide clear, detailed sound with a wide frequency response while the closed-back earcup design helps to block out ambient noise.
The enhanced design features thick around-ear cushions and an adjustable headband that provide long-lasting comfort, allowing you to listen for hours without fatigue. The OFC cable provides plenty of slack and has a standard 3.5mm plug and a 1/4" adapter for wide compatibility with consumer and professional audio gear.