I found this metal saucer at my parent’s house. I was captured by its long, resonant tone and did some experiments with it using an SM57 and a Zoom H2.
There are two “natural” instruments, one using a wooden spoon and one using a metal spoon as mallets (you can guess I’m no percussionist). With the luxury of having only one note to sample, I captured more dynamic layers (4 and 5) and round robins to make the sounds more realistic.
The timbre is quite impure, which gives it a slight “gamelan” feel. I think the sounds could work well for horror scores as well as ambient.
I also had loads of fun creating 3 pads using granular synthesis. Remember to slide that mod wheel!
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Metallic sound with a "Je ne sais quoi"
I really enjoy that sound, but I can't put my finger on why. Maybe it is the Gamelan feel to it, the rich tones in both low and high ranges, the playabilty... It has this magic and mysterious feeling.
It's a really nice and interesting library and the modulation button it's quite cool for some experiment sounds
Bell like sound
Nothing new with the sound here. Peaceful pad sound. Can be used in many different ways. Use this and layer it with a peaceful choir or peaceful strings for a nice relaxing chill soundscape. Enjoy!