An upright piano made in Bristol, best played softly
A Tenor Recorder played on the side of a ridge in Snowdonia, North Wales.
How to make some choir samples with friends when it’s lockdown and everyone must stay at home? Use Discord of course! For the #PianobookWinterVoices project, I created (with a little help from my friends) five samples using Discord. I wanted to put into practice what I had seen during the Olafur Arnalds concert at the […]
Explore the individual sound worlds of the original Isolation Collaboration.
A felted living room piano filled with nostalgia and melancholy
Make music with a pizza box
An atmospheric pad created from a Hawaiian Flute
A signature bright Yamaha sound from a C3
A soft felted piano
Vocals processed through a 1950’s Fuji Cherry tape machine and an Old Sanyo dictaphone
A forest playground music instrument in sample form
A Kawai upright recorded with a range of microphones
So this is my very first sampled instrument. I’ve created music and sounds for many years under the pseudonym of Chris Lody but I’ve mostly focus on synthesizer based music and have almost all but avoided making sample based instruments. Recently though I’ve been inspired by the wonderfully expressive instruments of LABS and Pianobook to […]
Various Ship’s Horns from freesound.org
Classic DX7 tubular bells created with a Buchla inspired dual oscillator
Vocals recorded through a shop-vac hose
An upfront mono piano of a Ludwig upright
Vocals processed through different plugins and pedals.
Humming and whistling that will propel you a few light years away from our planet
Lo-fi sounds from Soviet made synths