Hideaway Studio Presents: The Cosmic Music Box…

The Cosmic Music Box GUIThe project started off by acoustically recording 21 tine actuations from a disassembled music box mechanism placed on a wooden sounding board using both conventional condenser and contact microphones. The sound of the clockwork motor and air brake mechanisms was also captured. A synthesized halo effect was created to blend with the tines by capturing several beating sine waves from a 1960’s tube based dual tone generator which were fed through the filter stages of a Minimoog with the filter in near resonance.

A user interface was devised to implement a randomised delay feature between two groups of acoustic tine instruments to create a plink effect and to blend the halo and motor effects together to form The Cosmic Music Box

A second page was developed to permit the user to dial in various effects such as chorus, phaser, delay and reverb…

Download Contents:The Cosmic Music Box

-51 Samples
-Cosmic Music Box GUI
-5 Example Instrument Patches
-User Manual
-Demo

 $8 inc VAT (88Mb d/l Kontakt >4.2.4)

Credits:

Dan Wilson Sound, Patch Design & Demo

– Stephen Howell GUI Design & Graphics

Mario Krušelj GUI Script

HS-4KL-A007 (15/06/13)

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