How to Record a Cajon

These days with everyone stuck at home and keeping social distance there is an increase of the amount of recorded content for social media. Many people have been asking me how do I get my Cajon sound and which microphones setup I use to do that.

So, today I’m gonna show you a few different mic setups I use to record my Cajon. I’m also going to give you some tips on how to get the best results from your recordings.

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My Mic Setup

AKG C3000 –

Shure B52 –

Behringer C-2 Overheads (pair) –

Audio Interface

Fucusrite Scarlett 18i8 –


Meinl Artisan Cantina Line –

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