Noise Trees is a solo music project from Helsinki-based musician and composer Jukka Koops. It revolves around ambient textures, repetition, and scarcity. Film scores with the film gone missing, as a friend puts it.
LATEST RELEASE Ghost Piano, Part 2 Dec 1, 2020 Released on Post—Rift
Ghost Piano, Part 2 is where I revisit the ghost piano of the first album and let it tell a few new stories. It's also a chance for me to get to collaborate with a handful of amazing people around the world again. A transformative journey for me. Thank you for listening, keep safe, I love you all.
Paper Songs May 29, 2020 Released on Wow and Flutter
Paper Songs is a series of five moments, constructed around what Jukka calls the Ghost Piano, an old Hellas piano he recorded his Noise Trees debut album “Ghost Piano, Part 1” on. The slightly fragile sound of the piano meets the crackling electronics of a modular synthesizer and field recordings from the Northern Ostrobothnia region. The end result becomes the fading memory of a solitary journey you took years ago. Music to watch landscapes pass by.
Ghost Piano, Part 1 Nov 1, 2018 Released on Post—Rift
"Ghost Piano, Part 1” is the debut album of Noise Trees. It combines acoustic piano with synthesizers, creating a minimal yet organically complex quilt of sound, accompanied by remixes by label mates Satoi and Karkaa, as well as American musicians n-So and r beny, and Swedish synthesist Elin Piel.