Author Topic: Diego Stocco  (Read 942 times)

judd stephens

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 505
    • View Profile
Diego Stocco
« on: September 26, 2011, 10:43:49 PM »
There was a really cool story on NPR over the weekend about this musician whose "found sounds" were featured and have even been used for a couple movie soundtracks.  Worth the listen, here's the story:  http://www.npr.org/2011/09/24/140719607/the-mad-musical-scientist-of-burbank-california

Julio Di Benedetto

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 659
  • Life is a privilege, not a right!
    • View Profile
    • Digtalvoices
Re: Diego Stocco
« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2011, 06:50:54 PM »
Thats some performance.....Diego Stocco played a big part in the sampled sound engine of Spectrasonics software synth, Omnisphere.  I believe he was responsible for the infamous Burning Piano patch.  I dont own the software but this part of it seems the most interesting.

Julio Di Benedetto

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 659
  • Life is a privilege, not a right!
    • View Profile
    • Digtalvoices
Re: Diego Stocco
« Reply #2 on: September 29, 2011, 04:43:23 AM »
Heres a link to some of Diego Stocco's work with Spectrasonics 

judd stephens

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 505
    • View Profile
Re: Diego Stocco
« Reply #3 on: October 04, 2011, 09:49:43 PM »
Thanks very much for that Julio- this just goes to show that music is available everywhere.  The tibetan bowl effect was simply awesome, and as for burning the piano at the end, who says ambient musicians can't go out like a rockstar?