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The Charles W. Reeder Media Center: A Guide to Media Services @ Swem: Audio Gear

A guide to the gear and services of Swem's Reeder Media Center

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Audio Interfaces, MIDI, etc.

AUDIO EQUIPMENT

Whether you need to do some recording in one of our studios or some field recording, we've got you covered. For more information about hardware and sofware avaialble in our studios, check out information about our spaces. Audio equipment available includes:

  • Digital Audio Recorders
  • Microphones
  • Audio Interfaces and Mixers (analog and digital)
  • MIDI Keyboards
  • Cables, stands, pop filters and other audio accessories.

DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDERS

We have a variety of digital audio recorders available. They range from the very simple to recorders with more advanced features. When choosing the right recorder, consider things like: desired quality (resolution); recording conditions (live performance vs. interview); number of audio sources, etc. These and other considerations will help us help you choose the right recorder for your needs.

ZOOM H1 DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDER

  • Records to microSD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Input: Microphone / line input (both 1/8")  and built-in microphones configured in an X/Y pattern
  • Output: Line / Headphone (both 1/8") / Speaker
  • Requires 1 AA battery not included
  • Product Manual

ZOOM H2N DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDER

  • Records to SD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Onboard chromatic guitar/bass tuner
  • Input: Microphone / line input (both 1/8")  and built-in microphones; innovative mid-side recording functions; can record 4-channel audio
  • Output: Line / Headphone (both 1/8") / Speaker
  • Requires 2 AA batteries not included (AC adapter included)
  • Product Manual

ZOOM H4N DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDER

  • Records to SD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Can operate as audio interface via USB
  • Inputs: Microphone (2 XLR w/ Phantom Power, 2 1/4" line inputs," and 1 1/8" line input); built-in microphones with variable recording patterns.
  • Outputs: Line / Headphone (both 1/8"); speaker
  • Requires 2 AA batteries (not included)
  • Product Manual

ZOOM H4N PRO DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDER

  • Records to SD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Can operate as audio interface via USB
  • Inputs: Microphone (2 XLR w/ Phantom Power, 2 1/4" line inputs," and 1 1/8" line input); built-in microphones with variable recording patterns.
  • Outputs: Line / Headphone (both 1/8"); speaker
  • Requires 2 AA batteries (not included)
  • Product Manual

TASCAM DR-22WL DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDER 

  • Records to microSD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Wi-Fi enabled - monitoring/controlling with a mobile device, transport control, file transfer, and audio streaming.
  • 8-position Scene Dial (aka different presets) to match different recording scenarios
  • Input: Microphone / line input (both 1/8");  Built-in stereo condenser microphones arranged in XY pattern.
  • Output: Line / Headphone (both 1/8") / Speaker
  • Requires 2 AA batteries (not included) 
  • Product Manual

TASCAM DR-44WL DIGITAL AUDIO RECORDER

  • Records to SD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Wi-Fi enabled - monitoring/controlling with a mobile device, transport control, file transfer, and audio streaming.
  • Can operate as audio interface via USB
  • Inputs: Microphone (2 XLR w/ Phantom Power and 2 1/4" line inputs); built-in condenser microphones arranged in an XY pattern.
  • Outputs: Line / Headphone (both 1/8"); speaker
  • Requires 4 AA batteries (not included)
  • Product Manual

TASCAM DR-60D LINEAR PCM RECORDER / MIXER FOR DSLR CAMERAS

  • Records to SD card (included)
  • Multiple recording formats / resolutions (up to 96kHz/24bit)
  • Inputs: Microphone (2 XLR inputs w/ Phantom Power & 2 1/4" line inputs); 1 1/8" line input
  • Outputs: Line, Headphone, Camera out, Camera in (all 1/8")
  • Requires 4 AA batteries 
  • Product Manual