Lucid Dreaming

by Christian Welde

Released 2013
Welde Media
Released 2013
Welde Media
Beautiful, melancholic and celestial music from Norway. Start dreaming !
NOTES
Lucid Dreaming (2013) includes tracks composed and recorded over the last few years. It is an instrumental album, with synthesizers/keyboards only. The overall atmosphere of the album is down tempo, dreamy and cinematic.

(The term Lucid Dreaming means having a dream, and at the same time knowing that you are dreaming, thus being able to control your actions in the dream.)

The great cover photo is by Knut Even Medhaug (www.knutemedhaug.no)

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Kaleidoscope (Live)

by Christian Welde & Roger Pedersen

Released 2012
Welde Media
Released 2012
Welde Media
Strange, beautiful and dreamy. Jazz-rock guitar meets ambient electronica, in an improvised setting. Live-looping and on-the-spot compositions takes you on a journey...
NOTES
Norwegian composer and electronica artist Christian Welde teams up with guitar player Roger Pedersen in improvisation, live-looping and experimentation. The recording is from a live show that took place in Kopervik, Norway, on June 11th 2011. It may not sound "live" , as there were no microphones to pick up applause etc...
Christian has previously released Fairytales, Skywatching and Storytime. Roger has released "Kernels in a popcorn machine", with stunning guitar technique! Roger also played on several …
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Storytime

by Christian Welde

Released 2010
Welde Media
Released 2010
Welde Media
Reflective, calm and relaxing piano pieces. Music for relaxing, meditation, sleeping...
NOTES
This is Christian Weldes third album. It differs from the others in being a piano solo only album, while Fairytales and Skywatching were complex productions. The album is recorded at Christians home, using an upright piano and a simple recording setup. All pieces are "composed" on the spot, or improvised. At the day of recording, it was raining, and this can sometimes be heard in the tracks...

Seascape/Summer Forest Live

by Christian Welde

Released 2010
Welde Media
Released 2010
Welde Media
Experimental, cinematic, synthesizer and rock guitar improvisations. Recorded live at Kopervik Festival 2010.
NOTES
Soundtrack-like live recording featuring guitarist Roger Pedersen. Mostly improvisations based on of two of Christians earlier pieces. Recorded June 2010, Kopervik Festival.

Skywatching

by Christian Welde

Released 2009
Welde Media
Released 2009
Welde Media
A collage of pop, electronica, film music and soundscapes.
NOTES
Skywatching is Christians second album. This time it features guest performers, including vocals, guitars, flute and saxophone. The music gives the listener a feeling of flying/floating. Very visual music to take your mind on a journey. Among the vocalists we have Jan Toft (former singer of Norwegian band Vamp). Other performers are: Alice Hellevik, Helene Bonander, Ole Jacob Hystad, Roger Pedersen (dTales/Heaven), and Vaklina Popova. The album do have some elements of a …
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Fairytales

by Christian Welde

Released 1998
Welde Media
Released 1998
Welde Media
Film music, classical, ambient and more. Add it all together and you have FAIRYTALES.
NOTES
This music has been airplayed on BBC radio and has been used as programme music by Norwegian TV-channels NRK and TV2.
Dreamy, ambient, new-age, synthesizer based music.

The Fairytales CD has also had success on Apples iTunes.

Christian Welde lives on the west coast of Norway and creates very relaxing/dreamy electronic music.

He released "Fairytales", his first solo album, in December 1998.

Christian uses synthesizers/samplers and the computer to create his music. He also …
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December Song

by Christian Welde

Released 2006
Welde Media
Released 2006
Welde Media
A powerful mix of symphonic pop and electronica.
NOTES
December Song is an EP with new music from Norwegian artist Christian Welde. It is a powerful "pop"-song featuring Alice Helleviks vocals and Roger Pedersens (of dTales) guitar work.

The song is only available in digital format: iTunes and others.

December Song is a Christmas song for the whole year...

Christian Welde (1969) lives on the west coast of Norway and creates very relaxing/dreamy electronic music.

He released "Fairytales", his first solo album, in …
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