This is what Satie’s Gymnopedie No. 1 sounds like stretched out to half an hour

26 January 2016, 14:58

satie gymnopedie slowed down

Just when you thought this piece couldn’t get any more relaxing, someone stretches it out to last half an hour. Weird, tranquil bliss.

Thanks to the wonders of easily accessible audio manipulation software and someone calling themselves Hey Exit, we now know what a whole bunch of Satie recordings layered up and slowed down sounds like.

This, basically:

Classic FM Apps

Get the Classic FM app for iPhone, iPad and Android - now with HD audio

Mozart or Drake?

Quiz: Are you more like Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart or Drake?

Tetris accordion

This accordionist plays the Tetris theme for 10 levels and it's really stressful

dinosaur conducts jurassic park

Jurassic Park conducted by an actual dinosaur is hilarious