*All of the performances on Contrebombarde Concert Hall are made by people who are using Hauptwerk software and the sample set of their choice. It's all done on their home computer.
Upload Content to Website
Before being able to upload any music, you will first need to make an account. On the top right of the page, click on It will take you to the registration page. Make sure you also subscribe to our mailing list!
Upon confirming your registration, don't forgot to fill up your User Profile! You can do so by click once again on the top right:
Once you've completed steps 1 and 2 you're ready to start uploading! Click on the 'Upload' tab to be taken to the upload page. Make sure to follow the requirements carefully to ensure a successful upload. Enjoy sharing your music!
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Recording Music for Upload
In order to be able to record music, you will need to install Hauptwerk on your computer. Hauptwerk is a computer program designed to allow the playback or live performance of pipe organ music using MIDI and recorded sound samples.
Before being able to use Haptwerk, you must have the right equipment that will function with it.
We can help you determine what hardware you will need to run the sample set you want. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.midiworks.ca. Let us help you determine if your current computer and MIDI hardware will already work with Hauptwerk or if you need other hardware.
Download the free version of Hauptwerk from the Hauptwerk download
page to start experiencing Hauptwerk. Then you can decide whether you
want to stay with that or move up to either the Basic or Advanced
editions. A high speed Internet connection is required due to the large
Upon the completion of the installation, you can explore sample sets that you would like to play by listening to content uploaded by our users.