The Turning Forest — An object-based audio production dataset

Object-based audio production dataset "The Turning Forest"

This dataset contains an object-based audio scene packaged as a project for the digital audio workstation Reaper

It is available through the DOI 10.17866/rd.salford.9766943 .

To use this dataset, the VISR Production Suite, a set of free and open-source VST3 plugins, must be downloaded and installed from .

The content has been created as part of the EPRSC programme grant EP/L000539/1 (EPSRC) "S3A: Future spatial audio for an immersive listening experience at home".

When using this work, please cite it as

S3A project, “The Turning Forest - An object-based production dataset", 2019, DOI: 10.17866/rd.salford.9766943


Costantini, G., Franck, A., Pike, C., Francombe, J., Woodcock, J., Hughes, R., Coleman, P., Whitmore, E., and Fazi, F. M.,
“A Dataset of High-Quality Object-Based Productions,” in AES 147th Convention, New York City, NY, USA, 2019, Engineering Brief.

The most current version of the dataset is also available as a public git repository: .

Note: git LFS (Large File Storage) must be installed on the host computer to correctly download the audio content.
See for guidance.


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