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.
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
Intense percussion music with big drums, aggressive shouts and deep roaring brass sounds. Warriors marching to war, determined, angry and strong. Great music for epic and historic War Movies, Documentaries and Video game design. Instrumental, Military, War Preparations
A lonely Duduk playing a beautiful mournful melody with variations over a hypnotic, sitar-like drone. Great music for dramatic movies, Fantasy movies and everything that needs a special, world music inspired atmosphere. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
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
Composed for a staging of Shakespeare's theatre play Macbeth this track features a warm bass flute playing a sad theme accompanied by orchestral and solo strings, timpanies and some subtle electronics. Dramatic and touching music, mournful and sad. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
15 fantastic music tracks reaching from epic, dark and ominous to sad, mournful and romantic. Great for all sorts of dramatic, war, romantic, epic, and adventure movies. Some tracks are also usable as TV Moods or music for Documentary Films. Featuring mainly instrumental and orchestral sound worlds. Instrumental, Dramatic, Pending