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Note: These sounds are copyrighted © by Bernhard Wagner.

These were created using the fabulous Gibson Echoplex Digital Pro Plus.
Some of them are excerpts of sessions with other musicians.

The wav-files are meant to be played continuously, i.e. as loops.

Hint: clicking on table headers sorts the rows according to that field.

Rating: 1 I like best.

size duration rating date name type comments
12.32M18:0232015 10 05 22:00exil1510052215_06.mp3mp3Final section of "Bernhard Wagner - Live Ambient Guitar" supporting Nik Bärtsch's Ronin on October 5th, 2015 @ Exil Club Zurich
12.32M05:2332015 01 07 19:15exil1501052313_01t3.mp3mp3 sound check @ exil
3.05M02:1332011 07 18 19:38exil1107190840_02Norm.mp3mp3 sound check @ exil
38.11M27:4532014 01 20 23:10exil1401202310_02NormChop.mp3mp3 ---
1.55M01:0732014 02 04 00:35exil1402032333_01Norm.mp3mp3 sound check @ exil
824.8K00:1052003 08 12 01:07markAnlikerMedley.wavwavThese are three nicely interlocked lines designed by Mark Anliker.
684.7K00:0852003 08 14 07:54funky.wavwavUsing distortion and octaver for the bass.
751.6K00:0982003 08 14 07:55boom.wavwav-
751.6K00:0462003 09 04 23:21b13.wavwav-
1.7M00:2142003 09 07 11:50whowhoo.wavwavLoop with guitar and some voice moaning in pathetic jealousy. ;-)
2.2M00:1252003 09 07 11:52fifhts.wavwav-
2.3M01:1452003 09 08 14:03secret.mp3mp3loop dubbed (using Roland VS-880) with vocals (better listen to this one with headphones: intonational inaccuracies are more endurable ;-))
385.2K00:0452003 09 13 18:45hr001.wavwavGuess what hr stands for...
390.2K00:0442003 09 15 16:13riff01.wavwavBass line doubled with octaver.
781.3K00:0932003 09 15 16:14riff02.wavwavriff01 with some toppings.
950.2K00:1152003 09 27 18:00hurry.wavwavlaid back
1.2M00:1442003 09 27 20:14holds.wavwavoctaver and strange harmonies (I realize what I really want is a clean distortion...I'm simulating it by recording distorted monophonic lines one by one.)
1.2M00:1462003 09 27 21:26holds2.wavwavdeconstruction of holds.wav (Guitarist discovered whammy bar but has serious timing problems ;-))
598.7K00:0772003 09 27 23:35holds3.wavwavthe original "holds" loop.
309.4K00:0372003 09 27 21:17drops.wavwav-
993K00:1262003 09 28 23:35fallingApart.wavwav-
1.1M00:1462003 10 03 18:09funkUnprecise01.wavwavname sez it...
367.2K00:0462003 10 04 18:53floating.wavwav-
1.1M00:1362003 10 04 19:38floating3.wavwav-
734.3K00:0952003 10 04 21:56floating4.wavwavmight pass for a musical box if it weren't for the slides ...
695.9K00:0852003 10 05 16:21LemonTree01.wavwavA lemon tree chopped down by its last name
695.9K00:0872003 10 05 17:03LemonTree02.wavwavA lemon tree chopped down by its last name
459.5K00:0552003 10 08 00:06explainTheBass01.wavwavthe components of pleasantv.mp3
459.5K00:0552003 10 08 00:06explainTheBass02.wavwavthe components of pleasantv.mp3
459.5K00:0532003 10 08 00:07explainTheBass03.wavwavthe components of pleasantv.mp3
471.1K00:0562003 10 08 00:07explainTheBass04.wavwavthe components of pleasantv.mp3
1.1M01:1342003 10 08 01:02pleasantv.mp3mp33 different versions of the same loop + 1 B part. Glued together and fade in/out in Cooledit.
909K00:1132003 10 09 01:14eclipse01.wavwavdifferent versions of same loop.
909K00:1132003 10 09 01:15eclipse02.wavwavdifferent versions of same loop.
909K00:1152003 10 09 01:16eclipse03.wavwavdifferent versions of same loop.
463.4K00:0562003 10 13 21:10rabadaba.wavwavusing Half Speed/Full Speed of the Echoplex
622.1K00:0732003 10 23 18:33doiing.wavwavstarting from the same skeleton as whoowhoo.wav but ending up quite differently... using Octaver
622.1K00:0772003 10 23 22:21doiing2.wavwavvariations on doiing.wav
622.1K00:0762003 10 23 22:21doiing3.wavwavvariations on doiing.wav
1M00:1222003 10 25 19:01nage.wavwavwavy loop
476.3K00:0572003 10 25 20:58cadence.wavwavtacky cadence
623K00:0722003 10 26 10:51nage2.wavwavwavy loop
810.9K00:1062003 10 28 22:48ride.wavwavwavy loop
883.3K00:1022003 10 28 23:18ride2.wavwavTo be played at the end of a Western while the credits are scrolling by ;-)
643.9K00:0752003 11 28 00:17gio01.wavwavwavy loop
643.9K00:0752003 11 28 00:18gio02.wavwavwavy loop
744.6K00:0922003 11 28 00:18gio03.wavwavwavy loop using bottle neck to create seagull's shrieks
872K00:1032003 11 28 00:19gio04.wavwavwavy loop
438.3K00:0532003 11 07 17:24af01.wavwavlighthearted (for a change)
438.3K00:0532003 11 07 17:25af02.wavwavaf01.wav with toppings
2.5M00:3122003 11 10 23:46long.wavwavrecorded slow, played fast, lusty octaver bass line
2.5M00:3122003 11 10 23:46long2.wavwavsome overdubs to long.wav. Unfortunately my echoplex download software screwed up...
1M00:1222003 11 22 22:18cb001.wavwav
1M00:1322003 11 28 20:09lp1.wavwav
1M00:1322003 11 28 20:09lp2.wavwav
801.3K00:0942003 11 30 12:48scul.wavwavrecorded just before going to C++ course, later learning that one of my pupils is a professional drummer who plays in a band together with "my" bass player...small world?
877K00:1042003 12 18 15:45metoo.wavwav ---
877.1K00:1042003 12 18 15:45metoo2.wavwav ---
781.5K00:0952003 12 18 15:45metoo3.wavwav ---
6.62M03:3142003 12 18 23:21impr1f.mp3mp3
11.33M06:0242003 12 19 13:01tragk.mp3mp3 xtreme lo tec recording, an EDP loop accompanied by solo
10.69M05:4242003 12 19 13:53ilbs.mp3mp3 xtreme lo tec recording, an EDP loop accompanied by solo, at 01:50 solo switches to bottle neck
749K00:0942004 01 11 19:12you.wavwav for you (whoever you are)
1.9M02:0232004 01 20 00:28you.mp3mp3 for you II
779K00:0942003 12 19 14:50tch2.wavwav ---
415K00:0542004 01 06 07:37ride3.wavwav ---
789K00:0942004 01 06 07:37ride3a.wavwav ---
789K00:0942004 01 06 07:37ride3b.wavwav ---
789K00:0942004 01 06 07:37ride3c.wavwav ---
365K00:0442003 11 16 00:26grv01.wavwav ---
730K00:0942003 11 16 00:26grv02.wavwav ---
1.3M00:1642003 12 19 14:50imprs1.wavwav ---
1.3M00:1642003 12 19 14:50imprs2.wavwav ---
1.22M01:1942004 03 18 02:38fowlers.mp3mp3 ---
686K00:1642004 04 08 12:34edpface.wavwav ---
697K00:4442004 03 17 00:04fnuk.mp3mp3 ---
1.02M00:1242004 01 22 00:31nobones.wavwav morphing harmonies
650K00:0842004 04 12 14:28drzone.wavwav ---
986K01:0342004 03 17 00:11star.mp3mp3 ---
1.70M01:5132004 04 20 01:50empiaxegeetoofirst.mp3mp3 ---
2.59M00:1522004 04 25 17:09mpx002.wavwav ok, a STEREO loop! (for a change)
3.04M03:1922004 05 19 09:50CaliforniaSun.mp3mp3Rick, look what California Sun does to moderately experimental guitarists... ;-)
1.62M00:0922004 05 28 23:32MichiEric3Loop.wavwav Drone. MPX G2
2.99M00:1722004 05 29 00:05MichiEric2Loop.wavwav Drone. MPX G2
1.50M00:0822004 05 28 23:55MichiEricLoop.wavwav Drone. OC-2, TubeScreamer: bourdon. MPX G2: just for stereo delay (how phat can I get ?) Submitted to The Shipbuilders' Dronezone.
1.43M00:0842004 05 29 00:27PabloLoop.wavwav MPX G2
714K00:0442004 05 28 23:45Pablo2MonoLoop.wavwav symmetric echo
730K00:0442004 05 29 00:20Pablo2StereoLoop.wavwav Same as Pablo2MonoLoop but using MPX G2
4.35M03:1012004 06 27 14:37MBBW_CD2_Track2.mp3mp3 Post Cambridge Loopfest Cosmic Jam with Michael Bearpark (Mike plays earthy tremolo sound)
5.3M03:5112004 06 27 15:52MBBW_CD2_Track8.mp3mp3 Post Cambridge Loopfest Cosmic Jam with Michael Bearpark (Mike plays earthy tremolo sound)
4.3M03:0912004 08 02 13:50PBBW_CD1_Track3.mp3mp3 Post Norberg Festival Jam with Per Boysen (Per's playing slightly to the left - of the two guitars he has the more present sound).
5.1M03:4112004 08 02 15:55PBBW_CD1_Track4.mp3mp3 Post Norberg Festival Jam with Per Boysen (Per's playing slightly to the left - of the two guitars he has the more present sound).
853K00:5412004 09 10 22:198threplace.mp3mp3 Having such a lot of fun with the wicked 8th replacement in the EDP... MIDI synced to delay...
611K00:3922004 09 12 18:348thsHalfspeed.mp3mp3 switch to half speed along the way delay resyncs to new tempo.
1.4M00:0422004 09 12 18:348thReplLoop.wavmp3 ---
5.54M06:0312004 10 04 23:11Mathon200407200026.mp3mp3 Unedited version of Track 9 ("Math Towns") of first solo CD "The Fourth Night"
19.67M21:2912004 07 22 00:36Mathon2004072236.mp3mp3 In Mathon/Switzerland with Andy Butler: bass and percussion
22.59M24:4012004 10 19 10:09Mathon200407192125.mp3mp3 In Mathon/Switzerland with Andy Butler: bass and percussion voice(?), Matthias Grob: guitar, voice. This one unfortunately is mono. If anyone feels competent in re-stereo-izing, I gladly provide the .wav file
6.0M6:3312004 07 19 21:43Mathon200407192143.mp3mp3 In Mathon/Switzerland with Andy Butler: percussion, voice(?), Matthias Grob: voice. Gets pretty ecstatic towards the end!
1.42M01:3322004 11 12 20:43WhatsThatThingHangingInTheBackOfYourRoomLong2.mp3mp3 ---
1.92M02:0522004 11 12 21:32WhatsThatThingHangingInTheBackOfYourRoomLong2Voice.mp3mp3 and voice
1.60M01:4422004 11 12 21:32WhatsThatThingHangingInTheBackOfYourRoomLong3Voice.mp3mp3 and two voice variants
5.71M06:1412004 11 14 10:2654248.mp3mp3 if you know you know
513K00:3232004 11 05 02:17whatsYourTakeOnThis.mp3mp3 ---
940K01:0012004 10 07 21:00Synced1030.mp3mp3 1 minute excerpt from SYNCED! at 10:30 into the track.
940K01:0012004 10 07 21:00Synced1530.mp3mp3 1 minute excerpt from SYNCED! at 15:30 into the track.
940K01:0012004 10 07 21:00Synced22.mp3mp3 1 minute excerpt from SYNCED! at 22:00 into the track.
940K01:0012004 10 07 21:00Synced36.mp3mp3 1 minute excerpt from SYNCED! at 36:00 into the track.
2.41M01:4522005 04 02 03:37holsteen2.mp3mp3 ---
704K00:0432005 04 03 13:05panchop1.wavwav Panning synchronized to 8th replacement of the EDP.
2.91M00:1732005 04 03 13:14panchop2.wavwav Panning synchronized to 8th replacement of the EDP.
1007K00:4232005 04 03 22:42panchop3.mp3mp3 Panning synchronized to 8th replacement of the EDP.
2.55M01:5132005 04 04 01:49ringchop.mp3mp3 Panning and ringmod synchronized to 8th replacement of the EDP.
3M01:5112005 02 17 01:31copyThat.mp3mp3 First shot with project "House of a 1000 windows"
2M02:1212005 09 19 01:31Track01FourthNight.mp3mp3Excerpt of title track of first solo CD "The Fourth Night"
2M01:3512005 09 19 01:31Track05LeSable.mp3mp3Excerpt of fifth track ("Le Sable") of first solo CD "The Fourth Night"
2M00:5512005 09 19 01:31Track10Reprise.mp3mp3 Last track ("Reprise") of first solo CD "The Fourth Night"
11M09:4112005 10 12 23:11pteradactylbob.mp3mp3 Post-Y2K5 Jam with Joe Rut
1.22M01:1932005 12 10 18:27200512071001.mp3mp3 ---
830K00:5332005 12 10 18:28200512071002.mp3mp3 ---
1.74M01:5332005 12 10 18:29200512071003.mp3mp3 ---
924K00:5932005 12 10 18:29200512071004.mp3mp3 ---
2.30M01:4022006 03 28 22:05GC_Song001.mp3mp3 Da first GC tune!
1.99M01:2612006 04 04 23:13200603311709.mp3mp3 ---
22.94M20:0012005 08 29 15:00sf_podcastmix.mp3mp3 Podcast Mix of Upcoming CD Release "Sound Fiction" with Per Boysen
3.05M00:1832006 06 10 17:36moebius01.wavwav First attempt at moebius
1.46M00:0832006 06 11 02:22moebius07.wavwav Second moebius example.
947K01:0032006 06 24 15:45moebiusHeavy001.mp3mp3 ---
2.01M00:1132006 06 26 00:38moebius33.wavwav ---
4.85M05:1722006 10 07 11:39TwoDogs.mp3mp3 Outtake from the end of the first pedaltone recording session. Didn't fit with the orbenoreichness of the finished CD!
1.57M01:2232006 12 22 21:02permute16th01.mp3mp3 current obsession: accenting a different 16th note on each quarter note within a 4/4 bar
1.31M01:0832006 12 22 21:39permute16th02.mp3mp3 see permute1601.mp3
1.39M01:1232006 12 22 22:22permute16th03.mp3mp3 no permutation here, just invented at the same time
1.02M00:5332006 12 06 15:31permute16th04.mp3mp3 see permute16th01.mp3
1.18M01:0132006 12 06 18:10permute16th05.mp3mp3 see permute16th01.mp3
1.05M00:5532006 12 06 19:03permute16th06.mp3mp3 see permute16th01.mp3
700K00:3532006 12 27 23:00DigitalUnderground20061227Disk1Track02.mp3mp3 short excerpt of the 16th perm with Mario Caspar, Paul G. Jakob, Heinz Hasch
1.14M01:1432007 01 28 15:33perm16th07.mp3mp3 ---
1.14M01:1432007 01 28 15:33perm16th07Rendered.mp3mp3 ---
1.71M01:5232007 01 29 00:49perm16th08.mp3mp3 ---
2.14M01:3322007 05 26 17:05seven2.mp3mp3 Having fun with odd meter
11.50M08:2232007 07 13 17:24cowsInTrouble192.mp3mp3 almost guitar free!
13.13M09:3332007 07 16 10:52kallis1.mp3mp3a review
2.04M01:2922008 02 09 11:37fatasss2_0002N.mp3mp3Rolf Spuler paradis guitar
2.11M01:3222008 02 09 11:37pickpock_0003N.mp3mp3Rolf Spuler paradis guitar
1.76M01:1612008 02 09 11:5220080204paradisModul15STE-002.mp3mp3Rolf Spuler paradis guitar using the modul 15 bass line by Nik Bärtsch's Ronin with kind permission
354K00:1532008 07 05 13:5320080704_4_3_001.mp3mp3 4:3 rhythm using the CMBVRS technique.
429K00:1832008 07 05 13:5320080704_4_3_002.mp3mp3 4:3 rhythm using the CMBVRS technique.
242K00:1532008 07 05 13:5320080704_4_3_003.mp3mp3 4:3 rhythm using the CMBVRS technique.
450K00:2832008 07 05 13:5320080704_4_3_004.mp3mp3 4:3 rhythm using the CMBVRS technique.
681K00:4332008 07 05 13:5320080704_5_7_003.mp3mp3 5:7 rhythm using the CMBVRS technique.
473K00:3032008 07 05 13:5320080704_7_9_001.mp3mp3 7:9 rhythm using the CMBVRS technique, basically: recording the same performance into two loop machines simultaneously and toggling the recording speed on one of them.
14.83M10:4832008 07 09 23:458_22_003.mp3mp35:4 using the CMBVRS technique
1.61M01:1032008 04 14 12:0320080328_5_3_godzilla.mp3mp3 3:5 Idea with kind permission of Stephan Thelen
2.79M02:0132008 10 21 01:35bazillus081020_01Norm.mp3mp3 during soundcheck
2.22M01:3632008 11 24 10:26home081123_05Norm.mp3mp3 bluesy
2.25M01:3832008 11 24 10:26home081123_02Norm.mp3mp3 drone
1.11M00:4832008 11 30 23:21home081130_01aNorm.mp3mp3 playing unisono lines left and right
1.38M01:0032008 12 07 23:23home0812072223_01Norm.mp3mp3 playing unisono lines left and right
887K00:3732008 12 07 23:23home0812072223_02Norm.mp3mp3 drone
1.70M01:1432008 12 09 01:08bazillus0812090006_01Norm.mp3mp3 during soundcheck
3.51M02:3332008 12 15 11:44home0812151043_02Norm.mp3mp3 Nik Bärtsch's Ronin Modul15 overlayed with 7 riff
5.38M03:5532009 01 13 12:07home0901121045_10Norm.mp3mp3 Nik Bärtsch's Ronin Modul15 overlayed with 7 riff
1.85M01:2032009 01 12 11:48home0901121045_07Norm.mp3mp3 Cycling Eddie Harris' rhyhtmic figure from "Ambidextrous" with bass
1.16M00:5032009 01 12 11:48home0901121045_06Norm.mp3mp3 Cycling Eddie Harris' rhyhtmic figure from "Ambidextrous"
1.99M01:2632009 01 11 01:00home0901102359_03Norm.mp3mp3 8th replacement feature of the EDP
2.53M01:5032009 01 02 22:26home0901022126_01Norm.mp3mp3 ---
2.71M01:5832008 12 29 01:47home0812290030_02NormChop.mp3mp3 ---
2.23M01:3732008 12 29 01:31home0812290030_01Norm.mp3mp3 ---
4.38M03:1132008 12 15 11:43home0812151043_01Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1.19M00:5232008 12 07 23:23home0812072223_04Norm.mp3mp3 ---
2.64M01:5532009 01 02 22:27home0901022126_02Norm.mp3mp3 ---
5.82M04:1432009 01 12 11:48home0901121045_05Norm.mp3mp3 Shifting the looped pattern by a 16th note
3.00M02:1132009 01 12 11:49home0901121045_09Norm.mp3mp3 Nik Bärtsch's Ronin Modul15 overlayed with 4 riff
1.40M01:0132009 02 10 00:31bazillus0902092329_01Norm.mp3mp3 during soundcheck
640K00:2732009 05 07 00:50halfspeedMoebius0905070046.mp3mp3 HalfSpeed now working in moebius! Thanks, Jeff!
2.96M02:0932009 07 07 00:05bazillus0907062201_02Norm.mp3mp3 ---
2.54M01:5032009 06 02 20:16bazillus0906021812_02Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1.50M01:0532009 06 02 20:16bazillus0906021812_04Norm.mp3mp3 ---
3.65M02:3932009 06 02 20:16bazillus0906021812_05Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1.68M01:1332009 06 02 20:16bazillus0906021812_06Norm.mp3mp3 ---
2.36M01:4332009 05 19 00:03bazillus0905182200_01Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1.80M01:1832009 03 10 00:36bazillus0903092334_01Norm.mp3mp3 ---
752K00:3232009 02 24 10:10bazillus0902240908_04Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1020K00:4332009 08 31 23:31bazillus0908312128_01Norm.mp3mp3 during soundcheck (my latest obsession: quintuplets)
2.51M01:4932009 09 12 21:18home0909121910_14Norm.mp3mp3 upbeat
2.05M01:2932009 09 12 21:18home0909121910_12Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1.69M01:1332009 09 12 21:16home0909121910_09Norm.mp3mp3 ---
1.74M01:1632009 09 12 21:15home0909121910_05Norm.mp3mp3 fighting with those transitions between loops
1.92M01:2432010 02 16 10:42exil1002160830_01NormFix.mp3mp3 during sound check
2.03M00:5332010 09 16 00:11exil1009141821_01NormChopped.mp3mp3 during sound check
3.07M02:1332011 06 03 19:58home1106031751_01Norm.mp3mp3 Tele, sonar tuning, killswitch
2.8M32011 08 03 22:00home1108040523_02Norm.mp3mp3 ---
9.41M06:5132011 10 30 00:51exil1110261553_03NormChop.mp3mp3 end of an improv at exil
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