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Wireless Mics: How Little Lavs Fare in the Big Apple

When sound designers think Broadway, they immediately think wireless microphones. The knowing looks in the designer's inner circle feature untold volumes of the trials and tribulations, sometimes the horrors, of dealing with these tiny, crucial, and sometimes maddening instruments. >From the scientific yet often nightmarish frequency coordination to designing pack placement and element mounting for each actor, these tiny pieces--how they function, and most important, how they sound--take

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