Cinematic Minimalism

Cinematic Minimalism

A beautiful, evocative mix of classical, minimalist and electronic styles, featuring tuned percussion performances from Simone Rebello, who is internationally recognized for both her solo and ensemble performances and as one of the UK's leading percussionists. Recorded, mixed and produced by SPLs Rob Kelly and Ruth Barrett in Strongroom Studio 1

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Name Composer Duration Tempo Description Play    
1 Earthflow Ruth Barrett 3:26 Medium Warm, gentle pulsing marimbas. 30 sec 60 sec full version
2 Eyes Wide Open Bella Saer 3:26 Various Sparse, emotive and beautiful - a tabla and marimba soundscape. 30 sec 60 sec full version
3 Polestar Marimbas Rob Kelly 5:00 Slow Sweeping, atmospheric and fragile pulsing layers of hypnotic sound. 30 sec 60 sec full version
4 Out Of The Music Box Melanie van Looy 3:45 Slow French cinema soundtrack for a dolls house in the dark. 30 sec 60 sec full version
5 Dust Tail Ruskin Williamson 4:07 Fast Insistent and modern, driving bass and kinetic electronic textures. 30 sec 60 sec full version
6 Glass Box Ruth Barreett 3:14 Medium Innocent bittersweet melody with a musical box feel - orchestral, filmic and melancholy. 30 sec 60 sec full version
7 Happy Symmetry Bella Saer / Ruth Barrett / Rob Kelly 2:09 Medium Positive marimbas and African percussion with a strong feelgood melody. 30 sec 60 sec full version
8 Dangerous Compound Rob Kelly 3:23 Fast High impact drum 'n' bass beats with energetic build sections and uplifting marimba melodies. 30 sec 60 sec full version
9 Paper Sky Ruth Barrett / Nigel Crouch 3:07 Slow Ethereal and delicate - soaring arpeggios of piano and icy celeste. 30 sec 60 sec full version
10 Summertime Cowboy Ruth Barrett / Nigel Crouch / Rob Kelly 3:04 Medium Positive and laid-back - spacious layers of marimbas, tablas and bass. 30 sec 60 sec full version
11 Unborn Dreamstate Rael Jones 3:05 Slow Delicate, wistful and childlike - prepared piano gives a modern edge. 30 sec 60 sec full version
12 Sunshine State Ruth Barrett / Nigel Crouch 3:05 Slow Playful and upbeat - simple marimba melodies, cello and percussion with a contemporary sound. 30 sec 60 sec full version
13 Blueschist Ruskin Williamson 3:45 Fast Dancey, driving and deep - marimba techno for electronic ants. 30 sec 60 sec full version
14 Cold Seep Ruskin Williamson 4:49 Fast High impact drum 'n' bass beats with energetic build sections and uplifting marimba melodies. 30 sec 60 sec full version
15 Deep Space Repeat Rael Jones 2:50 Slow Warm and emotional - simple, beautiful glockenspiel melodies and e-bow guitar. 30 sec 60 sec full version
16 Additive Heaven Rob Kelly 3:38 Medium Hip hop beats, growling bassline and a knockout marimba hook - contemporary and driving. 30 sec 60 sec full version
17 Electricity Ruth Barrett 3:06 Medium Energetic layers of piano, harp and tuned percussion with a lyrical melody. 30 sec 60 sec full version
18 Silver Timeline Wayne Urquhart 4:58 Medium Relentlessly building, warm but dark. An epic adventure in future sound. 30 sec 60 sec full version