We supply a large playlist of original music selected and composed specifically for underwater listening.


To contribute your music to Musical Hydrotherapy sessions send an email with links to:


There are three interlinked components to underwater music and sound construction:



Joel Cahen

Musician, artist and sound designer for stage and screen as well as art installations. His work has been presented internationally in galleries and festivals. Joel plays live at Wet Sounds events. He broadcast live new music at his weekly radio show on London's Resonance 104.4fm  (2005 - 2016). Website

Simon Duff

Writer, composer and broadcaster. He writes for a number of magazines including the Saatchi Gallery Art & Music, Pro Sound News Europe, Lighting & Sound International and Installation. Simon regularly broadcasts experimental political and architectural based sound art, as well as audio walks in Venice and London, for Resonance FM radio. His music has been used in Film TV and Theatre.

The Orpheus Centre

In 2019, students from the Orpheus Centre, an independent specialist college for young disabled adults with a passion for the performing arts, created music for underwater listening over the course of two terms.



Sound that has melodic and rhythmic structures using instruments and/or voice. Based in song and music tradition.


Sound that is chosen for its aesthetic quality using sonic textures, timbres and frequency relationships. Based in electroacoustic tradition.


Sound that denotes an activity, story or environment using narration, field recordings, object recordings, animal sounds etc..