AES 2019 Workshop Builds

Please reserve your kits for the AES NYC 2019 builds here. Your kit will be waiting for you at the event. We'll also have all the tools you need to complete the build. See you there!


No soldering experience? No problem. These kits are designed for absolute beginners.

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The S-25 microphone combines an upgraded version of the Schoeps CMC5 circuit with a beautiful-sounding capsule. The resulting mic is excellent on many sources, from vocals to guitars to drums. You can hear Greg Wells bragging about them in an interview with Eric Valentine on Youtube. This DIY kit is suitable for beginners, although we recommend having prior soldering experience. The build time for beginners is 2-4 hours.

More info: S-25 Condenser Microphone Kit