#1
I have one dynamic microphone already (Shure PG48) If you had to suggest one other microphone to record a wiiide range of instruments from drums to piano to guitar to horns to hand drums to acoustic guitar....and so on....what would you suggest?
#2
Condenser Microphones. Take a lot of sound and picks all of it up pretty well depending on levels, how many things etc. Most other things are pretty specialized.
#3
I would recommend any omni-directional condenser microphone.
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#5
Sm-57
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#6
A drum set with just an SM57?

kinda looking for an all purpose that will give me decent recordings of drums and all other instruments. Drums is the toughie though.
#7
how much are you looking/willing to spend, and what mic pres are you using?

on a budget, the rode nt2a is pretty nice. multi-pattern condenser with a couple of HPFs and a couple of built-in pads for 400USD new. see if you can't get a matched set. if you're looking to spend even less, the AKG C1000 isn't that bad, and is a fair bit cheaper.

you're going to have a lot of trouble miking up drums with mics that you want to be good for everything else, too.
#8
Rode Nt 1-A great mic although it will be difficult to do drums with one mic and expect great results.
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#9
There is no such thing. Get a condenser though. It will fit most your needs.
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