This instrument was designed by Leonardo da Vinci over 500 years ago, and built by a Polish instrument maker, Sławomir Zubrzycki. Fascinating instrument!
- Polish Concert Pianist Builds a ‘Viola Organista’ Based on a 500-Year-Old Sketch from Leonard Da Vinci (thisiscolossal.com)
- Listen to the debut performance of Leonardo da Vinci’s incredible ‘viola organista’ (dangerousminds.net)
- Leonardo da Vinci piano hybrid heard after 500 years (news.cnet.com)
- Leonardo Da Vinci’s Viola Organista (derekkwan.net)
A great site with loads of tutorials on mixing and engineering. Jonathan Roye has a long list of credits, including working on Fireflies by Owl City. Check him out.
Incredible live version of Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield. Guest artists include Mike Ratledge and Steve Hillage, among some other Canterbury scene names.