When the sunny summer days are here,
The air hot, the nature alive,
enjoy an evening walk through the wheat, barley and corn fields as the sun slowly goes down towards the horizon. Enjoy those simple but magic moments where nature offers you and your friends the perfect scenery for some happy moments in life
Enjoy those moments of simple and happy life, far from the bling bling spirit often associated with housey music, follow me through the fields !
Technical data :
Song length : 3:44
Key : Bmin (camelot wheel coding : 10A)
BPM : 123
Extended version lasts for 7:32
Synths used : Synth1, Sylenth1, Dimension pro (Sonar X3), Korg M1 legacy, Dexed, Lounge lizard EP-4
Playback of my latest track “Palau beach” in my DAW (Sonar X3), followed by a break down showing the various tracks individually, allowing you to see how Palau Beach has been constructed
Synths used :
– Ichiro Toda Synth1
– Lennar digital Sylenth1
– Cakewalk Dimension pro
– Korg M1 Legacy
– Dexed by Digital Suburban
– Musiclab Realstrat
DAW : Sonar X3
Mastering : Izotope ozone 3
It’s a place, far far away.
Beyond the limits of our world, or atleast not far from it.
The air is warm, the sand is hot, the sea is beautiul
Dark clouds gather in the sky, above the palm trees, anouncing an intense tropical thunderstorm. The first lightnings strike the air. The first thunder can be heard.
In the real world, this would mean the party is over. But in the dreamworld where no real danger exists, it’s just the moment the real fun begins.
Let there be light, let there be electricity, let there be joy, let there be… just life at its best !
Enjoy Palau beach !
The Palau islands lie between the Philippines archipelago and Micronesia, just above of Indonesia, in the very hot waters of the equatorial Pacific ocean. That place always felt to me like the very end of the world, and thus the place of all the possibilities…thus the name of the track.
Technical data :
Song length : 3:32
Key : Gmaj (camelot wheel coding : 9B)
BPM : 124
Extended version lasts for 6:14
Synths used : Synth1, Sylenth1, Dimension pro (Sonar X3), Real strat, Korg M1 Legacy
Cover art based on CC-by images by Paul Stocker and John Fowler
Playback of the track “Monsoon heat” in my DAW (Sonar X3), following the construction of the project and sometimes soloing certain elements so that you can hear how some particular sounds are made.
After the playback of the song itself, there is a quick demo of most sounds used in that production, using the following softsynths : Synth1, Sylenth1, Session drummer, Rapture, Korg M1 legacy, Truepianos and Dexed.
Unlike many producers of this kind of music (green house / deep house music), I’m not using Ableton nor Fruity loops but Sonar X3. Enjoy anyway that demo that shows that music making is not DAW dependant
The heat rises. The sun shines.
Flying like X-wings through a jungle of reed and sedges growing by the shores of their home ponds, the almighty dragonflies, the ultimate air force, designed 400 million years ago and still competitive, patrols the skies of their wonderful green and wet paradise. Join their extraordinary ride by enjoying that piece of music that embodies their short but intense life.
Technical data :
Song length : 4:11
Key : F#min (camelot wheel coding : 11A)
BPM : 127
Extended version lasts for 7:43
Synths used : Synth1, Sylenth1, Dimension pro (Sonar X3), Korg legacy M1, Real strat
Dragonfly picture shot at the Petite Camargue Alsacienne, where the green house style is born.