The AT4041 Cardioid Condenser Microphone from Audio-Technica features a small diaphragm and is suitable for instrument recording. It can be used with drums, acoustic guitar, piano, and similar applications. The microphone provides a broad, smooth frequency response with high output and high SPL capability. It offers a transformerless design, a durable brass microphone housing, and a switchable hi-pass filter. The package includes a microphone stand clamp, a windscreen, and a protective carrying case.