Sound of Ebb: Ninth

Name: Daniel Mason
Location: London

Title: Ninth
Description:
The basis for my piece is the following days/weeks after the global recession hit. It was a time for recriminations, when the majority of banker were hate figures. I wanted to capture their feeling of hopelessness they must have felt and above all the feeling that the gravy train had ended, it was the death of the party. My piece captures the mood that the good times have ended. It uses a sample taken from a public train announcement, keeping only the words ‘i am very sorry’ evoking the commuters going to work and the feeling they must have had. They were alone and blamed by the world, an unimaginable situation.

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One response to “Sound of Ebb: Ninth

  1. Carl Max

    Loved this piece – especially the laden atmosphere contrasting the very melodic guitar. I was also intrigued by the excellent mixing of samples, FX and the music itself. Well done.

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