Diamond Pulses

by Daniel Corral

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $7.99 USD  or more


  • Compact Disc (CD) + Digital Album

    Released as a Compact Disc in a 6-panel digipak covered in original artwork by Eron Rauch, this album is a beautiful collector's item, as well as an incredible listening experience.

    Includes unlimited streaming of Diamond Pulses via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 14 days

      $14.99 USD or more 


  • Full Digital Discography

    Get all 40 Orenda Records releases available on Bandcamp and save 35%.

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality downloads of Yar, Gup Life, Left Right Left, Skyward Eye, Heyo!, Sound Etiquette, Voices In The Void, Burnt Hibiscus, and 32 more. , and , .

      $259.74 USD or more (35% OFF)




"Sound is all our dreams of music. Noise is music's dreams of us"
—Morton Feldman

Diamond Pulses started as a mockup for a microtonal Plinko game/sound-installation. I was looking through James Tenney’s musical sketches, and he worked a lot of ideas out on graph paper. I decided to get a pad of the stuff. Of course, what I immediately scrawled out on the first page was a combination of The Price is Right and an 11-limit tuning system. I pictured people dropping a quarter in at the top, and listening as it bounced down an obstacle course of just-tuned piano wire. It would still make a fun sound installation someday, and maybe I’d get rich one quarter at a time.

But, that seed of Diamond Pulses instead grew into this album, which I am excited to share with you. Somewhere between the structural rigidity and spaced out washes of sound, there is a memory of standing by the ocean at 2am, listening to the hypnotic sets of waves and hearing the roaring swells of the city - a relentless parade of numbers and words ringing silent bells, making it impossible to focus on the endless business of trying to square an imperfect circle.


released September 12, 2015

Daniel Corral - Electronics

Recorded and Produced by Daniel Corral
© 2015 by Daniel Corral (ASCAP)
Published by Spinal Frog Music (ASCAP)

Mastered by Daniel Rosenboom
Design & Photography by Eron Rauch




all rights reserved


Orenda Records Los Angeles, California

Orenda Records is all about artistic vision. We release boutique style albums, limited edition pressings, with high quality printing and high fidelity sound. We believe that listening to music is all about an immersive artistic experience, both auditory and tactile. This is a label for those who care about and collect beautiful music and beautiful presentation. ... more

contact / help

Contact Orenda Records

Streaming and
Download help

Redeem code