Applause sound effect and applause sounds from the Avosound Online Sound Library includes a large selection of applause sound effects with also different kind of audience and crowd sizes. Audience reactions such as yelling, cheering or booing can be found in the Avosound crowds sound effects category with a great selection of many different styles.
The Applause Sound Effect category only contains applause sound recordings. Recordings of applause with large crowd sizes can be found on the Civilization Soundscapes Sound Effects Library, which was made in theater and opera performances. There are applause sounds in various intensions: thunderous applause with euphoric cheers, as well as small and light applause, clean applause sound effect and applause with and without laughter or murmur.
Theater Applause Sound Effect
Theaters are great for making sound recordings of applause, because usually no disturbing musical instruments are present in the applause. Classical theaters halls usually offer good acoustics and thus the best conditions to record applause sound effects. In addition to being able to record applause sound effect, theaters also offer excellent opportunities to capture reactions from the audience. There is a good chance to record clean and great applause sound effects in classical theatre performance - except the theatre play is extremely bad. From the point of view of a Field Recordist, however, this can be a very good chance to record real outrage, boos and shouts, which unfortunately happens very rarely. If you know a very bad piece that is regularly and loudly booed? Send us a note, we'll go and try to record it!
Applause sound effect in sports
While the theater tends to be well-mannered and a bit posh, in sports the emotions can be different. Applause sounds in sports stadiums and large halls are impressive events and difficult to record to use them in audio post production.
In the Avosound Online Sound Effects Library you will find impressive sound effects recordings from Rob Nokes. Rob has recorded many hockey and basketball games to get a vide variety of applause and different styles of audience reactions with different crowd sizes.
Audience Reaction sound effects can be found under the crowd sound effect category, which is a main category and contains sport and no-sport crowd sound effects. The applaus sound effect category is a main sound effect category for it's own which only contains applause sound effect.
Basketball Applause Sound Effect
Applause Sounds of basketball games are well suited in the audio post production also for underlaying other sport events. Of course you have to pay attention to the peculiarity of the applause Sound Effect, as screaming from the audience and possible shouts from American cheerleaders do not fit everywhere.
However, a mix of a general atmospheres of your sport event with the applause sounds from the Rob Nokes, Soundstorm or Avosound sound libraries should provide enough opportunities to create the right atmosphere.
Hockey applause sound effect
In hockey people sing, shout, celebrate and shout. A hockey applause sounds very characteristic. Hockey applause sounds can also be found in the main Crowds category, as hockey applause sounds are usually mixed with shouts, chants, announcements and other characteristic elements.
Applause Sounds and Clapping Sound Effects
In addition to applause sound effects from audiences of various sizes, the applause sound effect category also includes close-up sound effect recordings of individual people clapping. These individual claps are great to combine or enrich your applause sound effect atmosphere. The individual claps produce a beautiful, spatial effect, since applause sounds from large audience are usually flat. The recognition of single clapping in the foreground creates a beautiful depth and the applause sound becomes much more spatial. Try it!
Cheering Sound Effect
Applause and cheering sound effect often occur in combination. The Avosound Online Sound Library contains many cheering sound effect and cheering sounds from different locations. Typical locations to record cheering sound effect are theaters. As far as the audience like the performance, even in the nobel theatres, people like to scream and cheering for applause. Cheering sound effect are fun to record and edit and put you in a good mood right away.
Also a place where people like to scream and cheer are sports events. Unfortunately, luck and back luck are in combination, while one half of the audience is cheering when a goal has been scored. While the other half is annoyed accordingly and makes their displeasure loud enough noticeable.
Cheering sound effect are available in a great variety of the Avosound Online Sound Effects Library. Classic cheering sounds can be found in the Avosound recordings on the Civilization Soundscapes Sound Effects Library. Cheering sound effect of sports events and audience reactions from stadiums can be found on the Soundstorm Motion Picture Sound Library or on the great recordings of Rob Nokes.