Simon Chauvin - Ascent

Published on Jan 1, 2018 Simon Chauvin

"I wanted for a long time to make a video showing how each piece of hardware I own contributes to my music. Here is my first attempt at doing this, with "Ascent", composed, recorded and mixed in my home studio in Amsterdam during the last days of 2017. Wishing everyone a happy new year, full of music!

You can find the audio version on Soundcloud: https://

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