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.
Beautiful delicate Windchimes played with single accents in different volumes, recorded very closely. Tinkling metal chimes for music, sound design and multimedia use. Achromatic Percussion, Finger chimes
Dark spooky electronic texture in a big space great for Horror movies and paranormal Sci-Fi settings. Creating an ominous and strange atmosphere, creepy and scary. Instrumental, Dangerous, Mysterious Music
Horrifying Soundscape with a variety of natural and electronic metal sounds, big slamming doors and deep impacts and a timestretched scream over a constantly morphing scraping bass drone - the ideal soundscape for all sorts of horror movie scenes, Horror & Halloween, Nightmares
Cinematic Sci-Fi Drone from outer space with evolving spectrals and extremely deep frequencies which will shake the cinema's subwoofers, Very spacious and rich, derived from a metal resonances. A great Drone for Sci-Fi and Horror movies, Video games and scientific documentaries. Science Fiction,
Ethereal and stunning chord buildup starting soft and delicately building up to a deeply moving final chord - featuring full choir and string orchestra - great for epic and dramatic movies, teasers, adds and TV moods, Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
Strange, wondrous and magical electronic music track with big pad sounds, moaning feedbacks, bass drone and ringmodulated effects. Fantastic Soundscape for Sci-Fi and Fantasy movies, Science Clips, Documentaries, Advertizing and anything that needs a special hypnotic atmosphere. Fly away! Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
Piano being dropped on it's back from 50 cm with engaged sustain pedal crashing on the floor with a heavy impact, resonating strings in the decay phase, no artificial reverb added, Impact, Piano Impact
Beautifully floating tabla loop featuring a chromatically tuned table melody over a releaxed tabla groove. Great as a basis for ethnic music tracks and trailer music for travel channel clips or TV moods and feature films. Achromatic Percussion,
Beautiful Acoustic Guitar Riff with some subtle Delays and pristine Reverb. Expressing a feeling of freedom and sincerity. Great as a compositional basis for Rock or Folk music tracks. Can also be used as corporate music, TV mood and for ad campaigns. Guitar,
Processed Cello playing a long note flautato style, with dynamic transitions, some vibrato and a glissando towards the end. Tuned Reverbs, long delays and slow phasing transform the original cello sounds into an unreal and mysterious atmosphere great for Fantasy and Horror movies. Horror & Halloween, Horror ambience
Epic tribal Loop with male voices shouting for War over a deep tribal Drum Groove. Cinematic foundation loop Hollywood style great as a basis for Soundtracks and Video Games. Also suitable for battle scene dramatic trailer. Vocals,