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Apollo

By Plantrain on June 24, 2018 10:30 pm

Back in the comfort zone with the acoustic piano.
I was working on different track for this week, but had some extra time when I sat down to record acoustic piano for that track.
So I ended up recording the parts for a completely new track. Added a Paulstretched recording of a tram passing and cut up an old recording of some cello samples. And some Absynth bass.

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June 25, 2018 1:25 pm

Such a haunting atmosphere. Well done.

June 26, 2018 2:08 pm

Beautiful piano work. The metallic droning of the tram sample adds another dimension. It's like a constant "wanting" or desire. Would never have guessed the origin of that sound. The cellos are very subtle and well placed.

June 27, 2018 12:36 am

Put on my headphones to catch all the detail. Such depth!

June 27, 2018 8:24 pm

The piano sounds great as always and there's a lot of great background textures.  Those cellos are definitely subtle but add a lot.  I think this would sounds great late at night.

June 28, 2018 4:21 am

Beautiful piano and great way to add texture and ambiance, always amazes me the sounds we can produce with paulstretch

June 28, 2018 3:54 pm

This is lovely--all about the atmospheric, sad piano and that stretched noise bed. Totally digging it.

June 29, 2018 4:59 pm

Gosh that piano sounds beautiful and melancholy all at once.  Paul stretch is such a cool tool for finding new textures in just about anything.  The absynth bass rounds out the whole atmosphere so nicely too.  As always, can't get enough of that piano sound you get from Pianoteq.  Well done!

July 8, 2018 10:30 pm
Devieus wrote:

Such a haunting atmosphere. Well done.

NWSPR wrote:

Beautiful piano work. The metallic droning of the tram sample adds another dimension. It's like a constant "wanting" or desire. Would never have guessed the origin of that sound. The cellos are very subtle and well placed.

Jim Wood wrote:

Put on my headphones to catch all the detail. Such depth!

CosmicCairns wrote:

The piano sounds great as always and there's a lot of great background textures.  Those cellos are definitely subtle but add a lot.  I think this would sounds great late at night.

Jason Nijjer wrote:

Beautiful piano and great way to add texture and ambiance, always amazes me the sounds we can produce with paulstretch

onezero wrote:

This is lovely--all about the atmospheric, sad piano and that stretched noise bed. Totally digging it.

Tone Matrix wrote:

Gosh that piano sounds beautiful and melancholy all at once.  Paul stretch is such a cool tool for finding new textures in just about anything.  The absynth bass rounds out the whole atmosphere so nicely too.  As always, can't get enough of that piano sound you get from Pianoteq.  Well done!

Thank you, thank you, thank you!

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