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CWBF Magdalenian Conch

by Colin WB Foley

Uploaded on Feb 13, 2021 (and last updated on Feb 13, 2021)

I read the Ars Technica article about a conch shell that was used about 18000 years ago as a musical instrument: https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/02/listen-to-haunting-notes-from-an-18000-year-old-conch-shell-trumpet/. Happily, some researchers had recorded three very nice samples of the instrument. I went to the source (https://advances.sciencemag.org/content/7/7/eabe9510), downloaded the file, chopped it up into samples, fixed the tuning, and turned it into a soundf...

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Extra considerations: Using the license for the original work. It's arguable whether this can be copyrighted at all, though. My minimal work here can be used under a CC0 license.

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The Shrine Piano v1.3

by Michael Picher

Uploaded on Mar 27, 2017 (and last updated on Nov 30, 2018)

This SFZ sound set uses samples from a 7 ft grand piano, that I recorded in a church. Please check out "The Basilica Pianos", a remake of "The Shrine Piano", on my site: https://www.michaelpichermusic.com/the-basilica-pianos

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Extra considerations: Feel free to use this virtual instrument in any commercial/non-commercial projects.

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