Daniel Rosenfeld

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Daniel Rosenfeld
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Real name

Daniel Rosenfeld

Date of birth

May 9, 1989 (age 30)[1]


Freelance musician





Known for

Producing the music and sound in Minecraft, making Minecraft's official soundtrack

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Daniel Rosenfeld, also known as C418, is credited as the producer of the music in Minecraft.[2] He produced the world music and the songs for all 12 music discs. He also produced some sound effects for the game, such as footsteps, and released the game's official soundtrack, Minecraft - Volume Alpha, which includes all the music present in the game made by him up to the soundtrack's release, plus some bonus tracks. He has also released a second soundtrack album, titled Minecraft - Volume Beta, which includes more music and the remaining music disc tracks, as well as some music for various Minecraft productions.


Daniel Rosenfeld was born on May 9, 1989, in East Germany. His brother introduced him to creating music with a computer and since then had an interest in music.[3] Rosenfeld has one cat.

Music included in Minecraft

Official Minecraft soundtracks


C418's skin
  • As of November 15, 2013, 29 tracks have been added to Minecraft.
  • Many sounds that C418 has used can be found at freesound.org.
  • His Minecraft skin is the default skin, but the head is replaced with the texture for a jukebox.
  • C418 revealed in an AMA on Reddit that the ghast sounds are taken from his pet cat when he is disturbed while sleeping.[4] He was also going to have his cat voice ocelots, but since his cat never meows clearly, C418 decided to use cat sounds from Freesound instead.[5][6][7][8][9]

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