House Music with Steve Pretty

House Music with Steve Pretty

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Expanding your musical mind through the everyday stuff lying around your house.


7point5 - Any Questions?
Jun 26 • 8 min
A short bonus episode featuring the premiere of a brand new track by rock band Ubermanouevre, and inviting you to send your questions, where there’ll be answered next episode by Steve and his guests, comedians Rachel Parris and Marcus Brigstocke.Follow…
7 - Domestic Harmony
Jun 17 • 27 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain. With a little help from folk singer and song collector Sam Lee - and some nightingales in a Sussex wood - Steve explores how single line…
6 - Drone Drama
May 23 • 28 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain. Steve explores what happens to melody when you add a single, held note - a drone. He demonstrates the role of drones in Indian classical…
5 - Melodic Cutlery
May 4 • 27 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain. Steve explores melody with special guest Eliza (formerly Doolittle) and tries to play along to Amazing Grace with the contents of his cutlery…
5 - Bonus Track
May 4 • 6 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.As a bonus to episode 5, here’s Amazing Grace to jam to. Grab your forks, grab your wine glasses, and let’s do this!Vocals by Eliza (via…
4 - Music of the Beers
Apr 20 • 19 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain. With astronomer Chris Lintott, Steve learns about a newly discovered planetary system that generates some incredible spacey music - the…
3.5 - Sounds From Space
Apr 13 • 14 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.In this special bonus episode before the podcast moves to its new weekly format, Steve jams with some planetary sounds from outer space.…
3 - Bonus Track
Apr 2 • 5 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.As a bonus to episode 3, here are some balloon kit grooves to jam along to. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
3 - DIY Drum Kit
Apr 2 • 15 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.In this third episode, he deconstructs the drum kit and rebuilds it from scratch using balloons and some stuff from the kitchen…
2 - Bonus Track
Mar 28 • 4 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.As a bonus to episode 2, here’s a metronome click to shake your booty to, and a short piece called ‘Shave and a Haircut, Steve Reich’ composed…
2 - Rhythm and Booze
Mar 28 • 13 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.In this second episode, he explores the interaction of pulse and rhythm, with a little help from producer Miranda, a roll of gaffa tape and…
1 - Bonus Track
Mar 24 • 3 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.In this bonus track to episode 1, Steve shows you how to shake along to the pulse of Hackney Colliery Band’s track Reawake.Send your feedback,…
1 - Pulse(s)
Mar 24 • 13 min
Musician and composer Steve Pretty takes you on a musical tour of your own house and your innately musical brain.In this first ever episode, he explores the idea of musical pulse and explains how to make your own DIY shakers from the dried pulses at the…