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Deep house is a subgenre of house music   that originated in the s, initially fusing elements of Chicago house with s jazz-funk and touches of soul music. Its origins are attributed to Larry Heard 's track " Mystery of Love " in Deep house is known for tempos typically from to BPM,    muted basslines, spacious use of percussion elements typically using a Roland TR drum machine ,  soft keyboard sounds pads , use of advanced chord structures, ambient mixes, and soulful, predominantly female vocals. The use of vocals persisted in deep house as new forms of house music often abandoned them, but as of , this difference has largely disappeared. Influences of jazz music can be found in the use of more complex chords than simple triads -7ths, 9ths, 13ths, suspensions , alterations- and less mainstream chord progressions, giving compositions a slightly dissonant yet pleasant feel.
He is the owner of the record label Yellow Productions. During this time he was more influenced by hip-hop and jazz music and created music projects such as The Mighty Bop and Reminiscence Quartet , this one with an ensemble of musicians. He became known for popularising the "French touch" of house music with heavy use of sampled and filtered disco strings.