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Ostinato Records is a brand new label focussing on high quality Techno and Tech-House music. Our aim is to support the scene, bringing you quality music from well known international artists and amazing new talent. The label was launched out of love for music, love for Techno and Tech-House. Ostinato Records will let its producers release unique tracks bringing their own vision on todays music. Ostinato Records mission is to try and raise the standard of todays music. Quality tracks backed with remixes of well known profound artists.
Why the name Ostinato
In music, an obstinate is a motif or phrase that persistently repeats in the same musical voice, usually at the same pitch. An ostinato is always a succession of equal sounds, where each note has the same weight or stress. The repeating idea may be a rhythmic pattern, part of a tune, or a complete melody in itself. Both ostinatos and ostinati are accepted English plural forms, the latter reflecting the word's Italian etymology. Strictly speaking, ostinati should have exact repetition, but in common usage, the term covers repetition with variation and development, such as the alteration of an ostinato line to fit changing harmonies or keys.
The first ostinatos in Electronic music were created on Moog modular synthesizers systems that used sequencers as well as Buchla instruments. Electronic music, especially that of the dance variety, has relied on ostinato-like basslines, for example generated by the Roland TB-303 synthesizer. Genres of electronic dance music such as Techno and Tech-House consist of such obstinate basslines.
If you think you've got what it takes to be one of the next best things in one of our musical genres, do not hesitate to send us your demo's. We will listen to all and try to give everybody feedback. So please send your demo's to firstname.lastname@example.org and start your email title with DEMO.