So as I was absent-mindedly hearing the washing machine going through its mechanical paces one day, I was inspired to incorporate those sounds—the whirling rhythm of the wash tub and the melodic sounds of the rotating drum when struck—into a piece of music. It was fun to compose using my virtual washing machine. And no socks lost!

First, listen to my finished musical composition—Wash Rinse Repeat.

Then hear a 5-second snippet of the washing machine Found Sound I used as inspiration