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About us

At Frostwave Audio, we are passionate about capturing the enchanting essence of the North and bringing it to music producers and artists worldwide. Founded by the renowned Nordic folk artist Danheim, also known as Reidar Schæfer Olsen, our mission is to create and release unique Scandinavian/Nordic instruments, captivating soundscapes, and a myriad of other upcoming products that ignite creativity and transport you to the mesmerizing world of the North and beyond.

Drawing inspiration from the rich cultural heritage of the Nordic region, Frostwave Audio is dedicated to crafting meticulously sampled instruments and virtual instruments that faithfully capture the distinctive sounds of the North. From hauntingly beautiful Nordic strings to thunderous Viking percussion, each of our products is designed with meticulous attention to detail, ensuring an unparalleled level of authenticity and realism.

With our deep understanding of both traditional Nordic music and modern production techniques, we strive to bridge the gap between ancient melodies and contemporary music creation. Whether you’re a film composer, game developer, electronic music producer, or simply a music enthusiast seeking to explore new sonic landscapes, Frostwave Audio provides the tools you need to bring the spirit of the North into your compositions.

We believe that music has the power to transport and inspire, and our goal is to empower artists to unleash their creative potential. Our passion for Nordic folklore, mythology, and nature infuses every product we create, creating a sense of wonder and magic in your musical journey. By blending tradition with innovation, Frostwave Audio invites you to embark on a sonic adventure that transcends boundaries and immerses you in the captivating world of Nordic sound.

Join us as we embark on this extraordinary journey of musical exploration. Let the mystical melodies, ethereal atmospheres, and ancient rhythms of the North guide your creative spirit. Whether you seek to evoke the haunting beauty of the fjords or the raw power of ancient Norse legends, Frostwave Audio is here to accompany you on your quest for musical excellence.

Thank you for choosing Frostwave Audio.

Frostwave Audio, founded by the renowned Nordic folk artist Danheim, also known as Reidar Schæfer Olsen, is dedicated to the creation and release of unique Scandinavian/Nordic instruments, captivating soundscapes, and a myriad of other upcoming products. Frostwave Audio's primary goal is to provide music producers and artists around the world with the enchanting essence of the North through our samples and virtual instruments.