Renowned Berlin composer, sound designer and musician Simon Stockhausen develops music for Films, TV and Documentaries, and also composes music for theatre and contemporary music ensembles. As a musician (keyboards, piano, electronics and soprano sax), Simon has performed with Lalo Shifrin, Vince Mendoza, Peter Erskine, the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, and Australian trumpeter James Morrison. In collaboration with his brother, trumpeter Markus Stockhausen, they have released numerous CDs for ECM, EMI and Largo.
Simon's portfolio on our site comprises a wide variety of sounds and music reaching from natural ambiences to drum and music loops, dramatic and neo-classical music, jazz, ambient music and more bizarre electronic drones and textures.
Driving electronic music track combining hypnotic synth and percussion sequences, vibrant ethnic percussion sounds, deep pulsating kick drums, galactic pads playing a simple but catchy theme, dark ambience sounds and a rocking electric guitar in the second half of the piece. Instrumental, Action, Adventure Electronic
Powerful and dramatic epic film score with heartwarming chord progressions combining big orchestral strings, warm pads and alien electronic sounds and impacts over a strong 3/4 Beat. Heroic, patriotic, going to war. military rituals, cinematic and theatrical. Hopeful yet ominous and sad. Instrumental, Military, Orchestral Epic
Dark and melancholic instrumental Ballad with grand piano, electric bass, guitar, strange drums, alto saxophone and some natural ambience sounds. Very touching music, full of loneliness and sadness yet leaving a glimpse of hope at the end of the tunnel. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Dreamy and magical contemporary world music featuring metal mallets over a strong 7/8 groove with Dhol drums and ethnic percussion - cello, bassflute, ethnic flutes, soprano choir and ethereal synth pads create a dreamy, wondrous and vibrant atomsphere, Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
Beautiful and epic film score. Romantic orchestral music begins with a mellow theme, evolving into more dramatic elements. A large string orchestra, solo strings, and orchestral brass instruments. For powerful and passionate scenes requiring elegant and heroic music to set the mood. Instrumental, Dramatic, Romantic Music
Groove based track with crazy grains, deep kickdrums, a hypnotizing Bass sequencer, heavy guitars and big pad sounds. Dangerous and driving urban ambience music. Also great for extreme sports clips and chase scenes. Instrumental, Electronic, Progressive Electronic
Smooth and groovy ambient track in 3/4 with a catchy synth theme, solo strings, acoustic and electric guitars, fretless and synth bass and beautiful electronic pad and sequencer sounds. Great music for romantic comedies, Corporate use and Ad Campaigns. Instrumental, Dramatic, Smooth Music
Creepy Freddy Kruger music! Jason is in the house! Spooky, scary horror ambience for haunted house or graveyard lurking. Monsters, beasts, ghouls. A detuned piano, fragmented & intense melody. Soft female vocals, strange noises and a slowly modulating drone create a nightmarish atmosphere, Horror & Halloween, Nightmares
Epic and romantic orchestral track in 6/4 with woodwinds, string orchestra, orchestral percussion and Glockenspiel. Beautiful, atmospheric and playful. Flying kites, snuggling on a winter's night, tossing stones into the river, smelling flowers, walking in the park on a sunny day. Instrumental, Dramatic, Romantic Music
Scary voices from Hell - first a very high timestretched female scream then a low distorted scream in a huge warped space disappearing and coming back again in a threatening cloud of sound, Horror & Halloween, Scary voices
Big Dramatic Hollywood film score in 3/4 with deep brass, abstract sounds of swords and cheering, clapping crowds. Sparta, Rome, Braveheart, and medieval battlefield action. Powerful, dramatic, beautiful, magical and heroic. Soldiers falling, tragedy everywhere, with an upbeat heroic resolution. Instrumental, Dramatic, Regal Orchestral
Romance on a rainy night, slow dancing to cool lyrical jazz music in 3/4 with small jazz band and soprano saxophone, end part in 4/4. Sweet & melancholic with everything looking fine. Lush & moody vibe, late night loving or a foggy night in a sweet London bistro, holding hands and celebrating life. Instrumental, Dramatic, Contemplative Music
A timestretched fragment of a french horn moaning in a huge space, horrifying and spooky. Fantastic underscore for Horror movies, Psychological Thrillers and Sci-Fi movies that need a special alien atmosphere. Dark edgy scratchy scary, a bit industrial, nightmare or insanity, torture, paranormal, Instrumental, Dangerous, Dark Music
Epic illustrative orchestral track with electronic swishes and sweeps - exploring a new continent. Great triumphant music for Epic movies, War movies, Adventure and Fantasy Films. Instrumental, Dramatic, Regal Orchestral