Hey everyone, Ivan here! I’m incredibly excited to share that this month, I’m putting my heart and soul into finishing the soundtrack for a phenomenal game called “Shepherds of Haven,” created by the incredibly talented Lena Nguyen. Why You Should Care? If you’re into immersive, dark fantasy worlds teeming with elements of choice and destiny, […]
Everyone, The moment we’ve all been waiting for is finally here! David Armsby’s Sauria: Blood for Blood has been released, and you can watch this incredible story unfold right now on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E98bD5WrMrc&t=164s For those who are new to Sauria, it’s a tale of survival, primal instincts, and the eternal struggle for power within a world as harsh […]
Hey everyone, Get ready for an exciting musical journey ahead! First off, I’m thrilled to announce that when Sauria: Blood for Blood is released, an entire album will be available to you. This will include not just the main tracks but loops, stems, and ambiance versions. And for my Foundry module users, all this will […]
Hey there, music explorers! I’m stoked to share about one of my greatest artistic collaborations to date. I had the great opportunity to team up with the exceptional David Armsby, widely recognized for his YouTube channel Dead Sound. This Scottish animator, film director, writer, and sculptor is the creative force behind the engrossing Autodale animated […]
Hey folks! Guess what? “Minstrels of Mirth, Chapter 2” is officially here! This album is a real adventure, filled with tales of soaring airships, frosty dragon kingdoms, and plucky heroes from the heart of Reikland. Each song has its own unique story – some of them even dreamed up by you amazing folks (shoutout to […]
Hey space travelers! 🚀 Super excited to announce that the next sonic adventure is taking us to the stars with the theme, Space Opera! It was a close call with Lovecraft and Cimmeria, but the cosmos won out. I’m now set to work on 5 new stellar tracks, inspired by the masterful John Williams’ Star […]
Hey there, fellow dice rollers! I’ve pieced together a boatload of Spotify playlists to accompany your wildest D&D adventures. Whether you’re navigating the dim corridors of a forgotten dungeon or nursing an ale in a noisy tavern, I’ve got you covered. Featuring my own compositions plus a treasure trove from other amazing composers. Mystery: Unravel […]
Hello everyone! As I’m crafting the second volume of Minstrel of Mirth, I have a fun giveaway lined up for you. Two song slots in the album are still open and here’s your chance to fill them with your own visions! Yes, you heard it right! I’m hosting a giveaway that gives you the chance […]
Hey everyone! I’ve been busy behind the scenes and wanted to share some exciting updates with you all. I’ve just launched a new page on my website that dives deep into the inner workings of our Sonic Adventures. It’s a space where we embark on a communal musical journey, with your input playing a crucial […]
Want to make your podcast stand out? Find out how to choose and use the perfect music to enhance your content and create a better listening experience. Don’t miss my latest blog post! 🎙️ #Podcasting #MusicForPodcasts
Attention indie game developers! Learn how themes, leitmotifs, and interactive music can elevate your game’s narrative in my latest blog post.
🎧 Looking to improve your YouTube game? Discover how to use royalty-free music to enhance your videos and engage your audience in my latest blog post!
🎶Hey fellow adventurers! Want to level up your #DnD sessions? I just wrote a blog post about the best ways to use royalty-free music for epic game nights 🎲🎧
Hey everyone! I wanted to take a moment to share some exciting news about my upcoming music projects with you all. As supporters, you make it possible for me to continue creating, and I can’t thank you enough for that. First up, I have a new album called “Tribes” in the works, which I’m aiming […]
Get ready for the ultimate challenge! Brave treacherous paths and deadly obstacles with Hellfire Crag, the latest adventure in collaboration with The Goblin Explorer, featuring two epic new songs. Don’t miss out! #gaming #music #collaboration
Check out this post I wrote about the upcoming game Primarch, for which I wrote a full original soundtrack.
Venture Forth, Chapter V is all about collaborations. The album features a wide range of collaborations with some of the most talented and innovative creators in the fantasy world.
Unleash your inner Mage and lead the Shepherds to victory! Check out my collab @reallenanguyen. Coming soon to my fantasy music library.
Great news! I’m finishing working on the soundtrack for Bloodpunk, a new dark and dystopic Dungeons & Dragons setting by DRS Publishing. Check out the Kickstarter (even if it’s over) to support the project and dive into the world of Tolia: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/corpusmalicious/bloodpunk-a-victorian-setting-and-a-dark-adventure-for-5e #Bloodpunk #DnD #Tolia
If you’re a fan of Dwarf Fortress and epic fantasy stories, you won’t want to miss Kruggsmash’s latest creation, Nökortorad: Hunt for the Glacier’s Eye. I had the honor of composing the new theme for this exciting series, and let me tell you, I’m excited to see what will happen next. @kruggsmash’s storytelling skills are […]
Hi everyone, I hope you’re all doing well. I’ve been busy working on my upcoming album, Tribes, and I’ve been trying to really connect with nature and the essence of humanity. As a part of this process, I’ve been going on a lot of hikes in the mountains to find inspiration and clear my mind. […]
Introducing the Bolarius Anniversary EP: New Music Inspired by a Land of Endless Steppes and Open Skies
Hello everyone! I am excited to announce the release of my new EP, “Bolarius Anniversary,” inspired by the beautiful and peaceful world of Bolarius. This project has been a labor of love, and I am so grateful to Bogus Cheesecake for inviting me to create music for this special place. If you haven’t had a […]
In the spirit of keeping you all updated about the upcoming album Tribes, I want to share with you the way I’m envisioning the album in my head. Mainly, there’s going to be an all-encompassing theme for the album, which is going to basically be in the DNA of all the songs. This theme represents […]
Hey there! Let’s dive into the backstory of The Collection—a compilation of music I’ve been crafting since 2018 when I first set my sights on becoming a fantasy music composer. It’s been quite the adventure! Before embarking on this journey, I was a music teacher, dabbled in rock bands, and even spent some years as […]
Whether you’re sailing the high seas, wandering enchanted forests, exploring Asiatic kingdoms, or enduring through a brutal desert you’ll find songs to make your world come alive! Get it here: https://foundryvtt.com/packages/ivan-duch-music-packs To go with the music there’s also a playlist of looping ambiances so you can augment any of the included tracks or any other […]
Hi there, I hope everyone had a good week! This week I started by focusing on improving the library and implementing it into a well-known VTT. This is basically what I did: Migrated the library to Dropbox. Created an archive post from where you can access all the packs which include all my songs. Added […]
Hi there, I’m writing to tell you a few important things. First, I want to say thanks, thanks for your support, for using my music, spreading the word. I’m grateful to you and life, that my music is being found useful and pleasurable by so many fantasy lovers, dreamers, and creators. THANK YOU! Now, to […]
Exploring the sounds of a darker age, I hope you enjoy it. Important Make sure to check out my licensing info before using the song. The Exclusive content is extra content for this particular release. It can vary from release to release but it usually includes stems, loops, alternative versions or HQ music files. Download […]
Welcome friend! Take a seat by the fire and enjoy some good ale… This time around I wanted to say thank you. Thank you all for the great comments, thank you for taking the time to listen to my music and sharing this experience with me. For this purpose I wrote short celtic song / […]