Interviewing academics on the subject of history with novelist Sarah Dunnant involved a situation with 2 particpants using two condenser mics. Whistle Down producer Katherine Godfrey dialled in from London to direct the programme on Skype.
Highly respected journalist and braodcaster Alan Little came to Offbeat to record a programme reminsicing about his time as a journalist in Sarajevo. Made by Independent Production company Loftus Media, it was a simple voice to script job using a Neumann U87 microphone.
Both recordings were recorded 'raw' with the minimum of signal processing or enhancements. The basic recordings were sent to the companies using we-transfer prior to editing the final programmes