Equipment Used

The equipment listed below is my primary setup. Notably, musical instruments and recording devices frequently change based on artistic preference, project scope, and acoustical needs.

Tubas and Mouthpieces


Contrabass Tuba

Yamaha YCB-826S Custom, “YamaYork,” CC

Denis Wick AT0UY (primary) & AT3UY Mouthpieces

*6/4 Walter Nirschl York Copy, CC

Denis Wick AT0UY (primary) & AT3UY Mouthpieces


Bass Tuba

Yamaha YFB-822S Custom, F

Denis Wick AT6UY and AT7UY (primary) Mouthpieces



*Yamaha YSH-301, BB-flat, Fiberglass Sousaphone

Denis Wick AT3UY Mouthpiece



*Work owned instrument

Microphones and Additional Equipment Used for Recording

Recording Devices

Handheld Recorder
(Daily Audio Recorder)

Sony Linear PCM Recorder (PCM-D10)


Canon EOS 80D DSLR Camera
GVM Teleprompter

Microphones and Audio Interface
(Studio Recording Setup)

Schoeps CMC 6/MK 5 Stereo Set – (Stereo Pair)
Royer R-122MKII Ribbon Microphones Pair (Spot)
Shure SM27 Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphone Pair (Auxiliary)
DPA 4060 Lavalier Microphone (Speaking)

Interface and Work Station


Apple MacBook Pro (M2 Max)


Logic Pro X (Digital Audio Workstation)
Final Cut Pro


Focusrite 18×8 Clarett TB Interface


Sennheiser HD 800 S